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Congratulations to 2019 ACS Lectureship Winners!

ACS Chemical Biology Award Symposium

Location: Room W240AB, Orange County Convention Center

Date & Time: Tuesday, Apr 2 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Reception & refreshments to follow upstairs in Room W340B, 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Professor Chuan He, PhD, of the University of Chicago, is the 10th recipient of the annual ACS Chemical Biology Lectureship award. Past recipients include: Alanna Schepartz, Carolyn Bertozzi, Benjamin Cravatt, and James A. Wells to name a few. This year the journal recognizes Professor He for his contributions concerning reversible RNA and DNA methylation in biological gene expression regulation. Join Editor-in-Chief Laura L. Kiessling, along with speakers Angela N. Koehler, Bryan C. Dickinson, Mohammad Seyedsayamdost, Amanda E. Hargrove, and Chuan He to celebrate this recognition.

Read about it in ACS Axial: Chuan He Receives the 2019 ACS Chemical Biology Lectureship Award

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Great Achievements in ES&T: James J. Morgan Environmental Science & Technology Early Career Award Symposium

  • Location: Valencia Ballroom B-D – Theater 13, Orange County Convention Center
  • Date & Time: Tuesday, Apr 2 9:00 AM

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Professor Peiying Hong is the recipient of the 2019 James J. Morgan Environmental Science & Technology Early Career Award. The James J. Morgan ES&T Early Career Award, named after the first Editor-in-Chief of Environmental Science & Technology, recognizes the contributions of early career researchers who have led the field in new directions through creative, new ideas consistent with Morgan’s early contributions in environmental chemistry.

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ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering: Symposium in honor of Dr. Silvia Vignolini

Location: Room W304B, Orange County Convention Center

Date & Time: Tuesday, Apr 2, 8:00 – 11:45 AM

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ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Awards: Symposium in Honor of Kevin Wu

Location: Room W224E, Orange County Convention Center

Date & Time: Monday, April 1, 1:30 – 5:20 PM

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ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Awards: Symposium in Honor of Paul Dauenhauer

Location: Room W224E, Orange County Convention Center

Date & Time: Monday, April 1, 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering and the ACS Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Division and the ACS Cellulose & Renewable Materials Division will be honoring the winners of the 2019 ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering Lectureship Awards.

These awards recognize the research contributions of scientists working in green chemistry, green engineering, and sustainability in the chemical enterprise and who have completed their academic training within the past 10 years.

Lectureship award winners are selected for three regions: The Americas, Europe/Middle East/Africa, and Asia/Pacific. Representing the Americas, Professor Dauenhauer. Representing Europe/Middle East/Africa, Professor Vignolini. Representing Asia/Pacific, Professor Wu.

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Professors Maria Flytzani-Stephanopoulos and E. Charles H. Sykes Win 2019 ACS Catalysis Lectureship for the Advancement of Catalytic Science

Location: To be presented at the 258th ACS Fall National Meeting in San Diego, CA

Date & Time: TBD

ACS Catalysis and the ACS Division of Catalysis Science and Technology are pleased to recognize the collaborative work of Professors E. Charles H. Sykes and Maria Flytzani-Stephanopoulos of Tufts University for their pioneering work in developing single-atom alloy materials as catalysts. The ACS Catalysis Lectureship for the Advancement of Catalytic Science annually recognizes significant contributions by an individual or a team of researchers to the understanding and/or practice of catalysis. Check back here for details on the award symposium as we approach the Fall National Meeting!

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