# Former recipients

2020: Professor Mikko Möttönen (physics) and Professor Tuomas Orponen (mathematics)

2019: Professor Goëry Genty (optics) and Professor Tuomo Kuusi (mahthematics)

2018: Professor Tero Heikkilä (theoretical physics), Professor Jani Lukkarinen (mathematical physics) and Professor Otso Ovaskainen (mathematical ecology)

2017: Professor Camilla Hollanti (mathematics) and Professor Sabrina Maniscalco (quantum physics)

2016: Professor Peter Liljeroth (physics), Academy Research Fellow Kaisa Matomäki (mathematics) and Professor Minna Palmroth (space science)

2015: Professor Risto Korhonen (mathematics) and Professor Mika Sillanpää (physics)

2014: Professor Mikko Salo (mathematics) and Professor Paul Greenlees (physics)

2013: Professor Tuomas Hytönen (mathematics) and Professor Tuukka Petäjä (physics)

2012: Professor Marko Huhtanen (mathematics) and Professor Sebastiaan van Dijken (physics)

2011: Professor Xiao Zhong (mathematics) and Professor Mika Valden (physics)

2010: Professor Peter Hästö (mathematics) and Professor Janne Ruokolainen (physics)

2009: Professor Kaisa Miettinen (mathematics) and Professor Adam Foster (physics)

2008: Professor Eero Hyry (mathematics) and Professor Edwin Kukk (experimental physics)

2007: Professor Eero Saksman (mathematics) and Professor Kari J. Eskola (physics)

2006: Professor Jarkko Kari (mathematics) and Professor Kari Rummukainen (physics)

2005: Professor Juha Kinnunen (mathematics) and Professor Kalle-Antti Suominen (physics)

2004: Professor Matti Lassas (mathematics) and Professor Martti Kauranen (physics)

2003: Professor Jari Taskinen (mathematics), Professor Päivi Törmä (physics) and Professor Timo Vesala (meteorology)

2002: Professor Tero Kilpeläinen (mathematics) and Professor Keijo Hämäläinen (physics)

2001: Professor Pekka Koskela (mathematics) and Professor Erkki Thuneberg (physics)

2000: Professor Erkki Somersalo (mathematics), Professor Jari Turunen (physics) and Professor Markku Lehtinen (geophysics)