ESR Nayan Dhakal is winner of Dowson prize

date: September 15, 2023

category: News

Nayan Dhakal, ESR in the GreenTRIBOS consortium, won the Dowson Prize at the 48th Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology.

This Dowson prize was launched at the 35th Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology in 2008 in honour of the lifetime achievements of Duncan Dowson and to inspire and reward outstanding young tribologists. The prize is awarded to the best paper and presentation by a young tribologist at the Symposium when hosted by Leeds as judged by a independent panel of experts. The winner of the prize was announced at the closing session of the Symposium on 7 September 2023 and received £1000 GBP and a copy of "The History of Tribology" by Duncan Dowson.


Dowson prize awarding ceremony.


The GreenTRIBOS consortium is proud that the scientific results of our ESR Nayan Dhakal have also gained recognition in the scientific community with this award.


ESR Nayan Dhakal with Dowson prize (left) and with his supervisor prof. Nazanin Emami (right).