Awards & Scholarships
Peter Mark Medal
The Peter Mark Medal for Outstanding Contribution to Electromagnetic Launch Technology is named in honor of the late Professor Peter Mark, whose enthusiasm, intelligence, and vision contributed to the initiation of the U.S. program on electromagnetic launch technology. The purpose of this award is to recognize an individual's continuing outstanding technical and educational contributions to electromagnetic launch technology.
Latest Recipients
Dr. Markus Schneider
(17, Hilton La Jolla, San Diego, CA)
Harry Fair Medal
The Harry Fair Award recognizes outstanding contributions to EML technology resulting from an individual's continued leadership in developing programs of research, education, and information exchange that are the basis for progress in electromagnetic launch. The Harry Fair Award was announced at the 15th IEEE International Symposium on EML Technology in Brussels, Belgium (May 2010) and bears the name of Dr. Harry D. Fair who has been the leading US and international proponent for this technology since 1979, having demonstrated sound leadership and management, steadfast conviction, and farsighted technical acumen. Today, the Harry Fair Award honors those individuals that share his dedication, leadership, and administrative vision for EML technology.
Latest Recipients
Admiral James Hogg
RADM Jay Cohen
VADM William Landay
RADM Nevin Carr
RADM Matthew Klunder
(17, Hilton La Jolla, San Diego, CA)
Peter Kemmey Memorial Student Scholarship Award
This scholarship was established as a tribute to the memory of the late Dr. Peter J. Kemmey, whose ideas and pioneering vision contributed to the broad EML initiative that began in the late 1970s and the establishment of the EML Symposium shortly thereafter. The scholarship will cover transportation, lodging, and registration fees for the symposium, up to $2,000.00 per student.
Latest Recipients
Mr. Weiduo Zhao
Mr. Matthew Siopis
(17, Hilton La Jolla, San Diego, CA)
Previous Recipients
Peter Mark Medal
Dr. Sikhanda Satapathy
Dr. Jun Li
(16, China National Convention Center, Beijing, China)
Dr. Mark Crawford
(15, Royal Military Academy, Brussels, Belgium)
Dr. Philip Rutberg
(14, Fairmont Empress Hotel, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada)
Dr. Alex Zielinski
(13, Dorint Sanssouci Hotel, Potsdam, Germany)
Dr. Francis Stefani
(12, Snowbird Mountain Resort, Snowbird, Utah)
Mr. David Haugh
(11, La Coupole, Saint-Louis, France)
Dr. Gennady A. Shvetsov
(10, Renaissance Parc 55 Hotel, San Francisco, California)
Dr. Keith A. Jamison
(9, Edinburgh, Scotland)
Mr. David P. Bauer
(8, Baltimore, Maryland)
Dr. Jerald V. Parker
(7, San Diego, California)
Mr. Ronald S. Hawke
(6, The University of Texas, Austin, Texas)
Dr. Ian McNab
(5, San Destin, Florida)
Dr. John Barber
(4, Austin, Texas)
Prof. William Weldon
(3, Austin, Texas)
Dr. Henry Kolm
Dr. Richard Marshall
Dr. Peter Mark
(2, Boston, Massachusetts)
Harry Fair Medal
Prof. Ying Wang
(16, China National Convention Center, Beijing, China)
Peter Kemmey Award
Mr. Peizhu Liu
Mr. Parekh Mrunal
(16, China National Convention Center, Beijing, China)
Mr. Shaopeng Wu
Mr. Yadong Zhang
(15, Royal Military Academy, Brussels, Belgium)
Mr. Mohammad Rahimzadeh
Mr. Dinesh Bansal
(14, Fairmont Empress Hotel, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada)
Mr. Anthony Johnson
Mr. Alex Sitzman
(13, Dorint Sanssouci Hotel, Potsdam, Germany)
Mr. Jeroen de Boeji
Mr. David Melton
(12, Snowbird Mountain Resort, Snowbird, Utah)
Mr. Aaron Saenz
Mr. Gary Brent McHale
(11, La Coupole, Saint-Louis, France)
Mr. Cliff A. Thomas
Mr. Troy Savoie
(10, Renaissance Parc 55 Hotel, San Francisco, California)
Dr. Jun Li
(9, Edinburgh, Scotland)
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19 June 2016
The Venue/Accomodations page has been updated with the current hotel information.
24 May 2016
Registration fees can be seen here. Please join us at the 18th EML Symposium!
8 Aug 2015
We are excited to announce that the 18th EML Symposium will be held on 24-28 October 2016 in Wuhan, China.
10 July 2015
The Guest Editorial for the 17th EML can be found here.
7-11 July 2014
See images from the 17th EML special event held on the USNS Millinocket