Following tradition of the conferences organized by the Spanish Group of Fracture (GEF) will concede the following awards (see award rules in

• The best paper presented by a non-doctor researcher
When submitting the paper, the candidate must request to be considered to the award. link

• The best poster
Recommended poster dimensions is DIN A1 size (59.4 cm width and 84.1 cm height). It should be taken into consideration that the panels are 2 m in width and 1m in height. link

• The best scientific picture
Send the picture in digital format to Luis Filipe Borrego ( or Jesús Manuel Alegre ( before March 24th. The quality of the picture should be adequate for printing in DIN A4 size. In any case, the author could bring the printed picture on paper and DIN A4 and give it to the organizers during the first day of the conference. link

• The best Phd Thesis

Mejor tesis doctoral presentada por un socio del GEF en temas vinculados con la Mecánica de la Fractura e Integridad Estructural. Los candidatos interesados en participar deberán enviar la documentación detallada en el punto 5 de la convocatoria adjunta antes del 15 de enero. link