Logo MetrohmAt the SCS Fall Meeting 2015 at EPF Lausanne on September 4, 2015, the best oral presentations of each session were awarded with the Metrohm oral presentation award. 

The prize is given for the two best presentations of each parallel session. The main criteria are the scientific quality and originality of the research, plus the quality of the presentation.

Prizes for Winners

  • cash contribution of CHF 500.00
  • travel voucher of CHF 1'000.00 to attend an international conference.
  • invitation to present the research in the laureates issue of CHIMIA. Value CHF 1’000.00

Prizes for Runners-up

  • cash contribution of CHF 400.00

The prize is sponsored by Metrohm and given by Dr. Markus Tobler, CEO Metrohm Schweiz AG. The organizing committee and the Swiss Chemical Society thanks the Metrohm Foundation for its generous support.

Winners 2015

Analytical Sciences
Winner: Riedo Andreas, University of Bern
Runner up: Cuartero Maria, University of Geneva

Catalysis Science & Engineering
Winner: Moser Maximilian, ETH Zurich
Runner up: Kopelent René, PSI Villigen

Computational Chemistry
Winner: Golze Dorothea, University of Zurich
Runner up: Petraglia Riccardo, EPF Lausanne

Inorganic & Coordination Chemistry
Winner: Bispinghoff Mark, ETH Zurich
Runner up: Buslov Ivan, EPF Lausanne

Medicinal Chemistry & Chemical Biology
Winner: Nilforoushan Arman, ETH Zurich

Organic Chemistry:
Winner: Auth Johanna, University of Basel
Runner up: Piemontesi Cyril, EPF Lausanne

Physical Chemistry
Winner: Balmer Franziska, University of Bern
Runner up: Canet Estel, EPF Lausanne

Polymers, Colloids & Interfaces
Winner: Najer Adrian, University of Basel
Runner up: Vybornyi Mykhailo, University of Bern


David Spichiger, SCS