Prizes

Photo of Professor Robert Street

Professor Robert Street
(1920-2013)

Robert Street Doctoral Prize in Physics

In honour of Professor Robert Street, Foundation Professor of Physics at Monash University, an annual prize is awarded to the best PhD thesis in the School of Physics and Astronomy at Monash University. This annual prize is known as the Robert Street Doctoral Award. The first award was presented in December 2012.

Winners

Shaun Johnstone Prize

The Shaun Johnstone Prize is awarded annually for the best paper written by a PhD student in experimental physics or astronomy published in the past year. The prize is in honour of Shaun Johnstone who passed away from cancer soon after receiving his PhD in experimental physics at Monash University in 2019.