On the occasion of the SCS Fall Meeting dinner Prof. Michael Graetzel was awarded the Paracelsus Award 2016, the highest distinction of the SCS award program. In the Zunfthaus zum Rüden in Zurich, more than 60 guests from academia and industry paid homage to the prize winner and joined the event on September 14, 2016.
In the name of the SCS Award board and the SCS Board of Directors we like to congratulate again to Prof. Graetzel and his team.
Paracelsus Prize 2016
CHF 20,000 and medal in gold. The award is given to
Prof. Michael Graetzel, EPF Lausanne,
for his invention and development of the dye-sensitized solar cell.
Photo: Prof. Michael Graetzel (right) and Dr. Alain De Mesmaeker, SCS President (left)