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2017 Bronze Medal Award




Dr. Hammouda is recognized for his extensive outreach efforts to educate many hundreds of NCNR facility users who make use of the small-angle neutron scattering (SANS) measurement technique, which is widely used by academic and industrial research communities. The centerpiece of his work is his SANS Toolbox, a 720-page tutorial covering fundamental and advanced SANS topics. His online course, which he based on his SANS Toolbox, has been taken by over 100 students at 30 US universities.


Boualem Hammouda

NIST Center for Neutron Research