Eleventh International Conference of Inertial Fusion Sciences and Applications (IFSA2019)

Yamanaka Award

The IFSA student prize, which was given in the past IFSAs, has been changed to the Yamanaka Award for young scientists including students according to discussions between co-chairs.


  1. Scientists within 5 years after getting Ph. D. and student can be self-nominated to this award in the presentation submission phase.

  2. All the nominated authors are requested to present their poster even if their papers are allocated to orals. Namely, some of the nominated authors must show both oral and poster in the IFSA conference.

  3. The Special area will be prepared in the poster room. In this special area, the nominated authors can display their posters from Monday to Thursday. A core day for each poster, on which the authors must stand beside their posters during the poster session, will be announced to the authors.

  4. All regular member can vote 3 stickers for the top-3 candidates

  5. The TPC co-chairs will select three winners based on the vote.