170822 Metrohm-OralPresentationAward-Winners2017

In collaboration with Metrohm AG, SCS offered again the very attractive and prestigious Fall Meeting Best Oral Presentation Award program. Combined with the Best Poster Presentation Awards program this is probably the most highly remunerated award program in the field, and we are very proud and happy to cooperate with our sponsoring partners. We wish to express our sincere gratitude to Metrohm for their generous support.

Logo MetrohmMarkus Steinke, representative of Merohm, awarded a total of 13 winners at the end of the SCS Fall Meeting at University of Bern on August 21-22, 2017.

Winners of the Best Oral Presentation Awards 2017

Analytical Sciences
Winner: Martin Gaugg, ETH Zurich
Runner up: Kristýna Kantnerová, EMPA/ETH Zürich
Catalysis Science & Engineering
Winner: Martina Ribar Hestericová, University of Basel
Runner up: Andrey Petrov, ETH Zurich
Computational Chemistry (@STC in Basel)
Winner: Jérôme F. Gonthier, UC Berkley
Runner up: Lucas Foppa, ETH Zurich
Inorganic & Coordination Chemistry
Winner: Marta Falcone, EPF Lausanne
Runner up: Fiorella Lucarini, University of Fribourg
Medicinal Chemistry & Chemical Biology

Jacques Saarbach, University of Geneva

Organic Chemistry
Winner: Andrés García-Domínguez, University of Zurich
Runners up:

Cyril Piemontesi, EPF Lausanne

Physical Chemistry
Winner: Katharina Keller, ETH Zurich
Runners up: Lisa Peterhans, University of Fribourg
Polymers, Colloids & Interfaces
Winner: Francesca Ruggeri, University of Zurich
Runners up: Frederik Neuhaus, University of Fribourg


Prizes for Winners

- certificate and 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 1’200.00

Prizes for Runners‘ up
- certificate and cash contribution of CHF 400.00

Photo: Matyas Kobrehel

David Spichiger, SCS