Springer‐TUP Nano Research Award


Nano Research is a peer‐reviewed interdisciplinary research journal launched by Tsinghua University Press (TUP) and Springer in 2008. The journal offers a rapid publication route for comprehensive Reviews as well as original research Communications or Full Papers on all aspects of nanoscience and nanotechnology. To recognize outstanding contributions to nano research by an individual scientist, Nano Research, along with Tsinghua University Press (TUP) and Springer, has established an annual “Springer‐TUP Nano Research Award” beginning in 2013.

This award is open to any scientist worldwide who has made major contributions to advance nanoscience and nanotechnology. The winner will be determined by the Award Committee (EditorsinChief, Associate Editors, representatives from TUP and Springer) after receiving nominations from the members of the Editorial Board of Nano Research. The award winner will be invited to give a Keynote Nano Research Lectureat a selected conference and will receive a prize of US $3,000. The winners name and work will be featured in Nano Research and other media by Springer and Tsinghua University Press. The winner will also have the opportunity to publish a feature article on their awardwinning topic in Nano Research.

This Award is sponsored by Springer and TUP.

The Award will not be granted to the same person twice.


1. The Board Members make the nominations. 

2. The Award Committee makes the final decision.

Award Ceremony and Announcement

The EditorinChief, representatives from TUP and Springer will jointly confer the Award on the winner. 

TUP and Springer make the announcement via all possible media.