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Professor Ruben Gonzalez Named Blavatnik Award Finalist
Congratulations to chemistry Professor Ruben Gonzalez on being named one of 30 finalists from over 300 nominations for three spots as 2014 Blavatnik National Laureates. The prestigious annual Blavatnik awards, established by the Blavatnik Family Foundation and administered by the New York Academy of Sciences, recognize and support America's top scientific innovators in the Life Sciences, Physical Sciences and Engineering, and Chemistry. The finalists and National Laureates will be honored at an awards ceremony in September at the American Museum of Natural History in New York. You can see the full list of finalists along with links to their research web pages on the Blavatnik Awards Website .
Professors McDermott and Parkin Receive RSC Awards
Congratulations to Professors Ann McDermott and Gerard Parkin on receiving awards from the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC). Professor McDermott was awarded the 2014 Bourke Award for "insightful and creative applications of magnetic resonance techniques to elucidate the structures and mechanisms of action of proteins and enzymes."
Gunther-Laukien Prize Awarded to Professor Ann McDermott
Congratulations to Columbia chemistry professor, Luis Campos, on receiving the 2014 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award.