Elsa Reichmanis, Professor and Carl Robert Anderson Chair in Chemical Engineering at Lehigh University, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), in recognition of significant professional accomplishments and contributions in engineering.
The National Science Foundation renews the Rice-based Nanotechnology Enabled Water Treatment Center for five years. The Engineering Research Center is dedicated to enabling access to clean water around the world.
Dr Mauro Vallati has received a prestigious Future Leaders Fellowship for his innovative research into systems driven by artificial intelligence (AI) for urban traffic control.
Rice University engineer Haotian Wang is named a Packard Fellow, one of 20 researchers in the nation to earn the honor this year.
The winners of this year's Nature Research Award for Inspiring & Innovating Science, which is organised in partnership with The Estée Lauder Companies, have been announced today at a dedicated digital award ceremony. Now in its third year, the award celebrates and supports both the achievements of women in science and initiatives promoting STEM* subjects to girls and young women.
A US Army senior scientist earned a 2020 Theodore Roosevelt Government Leadership Award in the Defenders category. Dr. Stephen Lee, a senior scientist in interdisciplinary research at Army Research Office, an element of US Army Combat Capabilities Development Command's Army Research Laboratory, earned the award for demonstrated success in his work.
Each year, European Molecular Biology Organization (EMBO) awards a Gold Medal to outstanding young researchers in the life sciences for outstanding contributions to the field. In 2020, Prof. Sarah-Maria Fendt (VIB-KU Leuven Center for Cancer Biology) receives the prestigious award.
Every year, EMBO awards the Gold Medal to scientists under the age of 40 in recognition of outstanding achievements in the life sciences. The award consists of a gold medal and a cash prize of € 10,000.
Magorium - a Singaporean start-up seeking to disrupt the construction industry with an innovative plastic waste recycling solution - emerged as the champion of ideasinc 2020, the nationwide start-up challenge helmed by NTUitive, the innovation and enterprise company of Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore).
The International Association of Advanced Materials (IAAM) has selected a physicist and renowned cancer researcher at The University of Texas at Arlington as a fellow in recognition of his original and significant research in the fields of materials science, engineering and technology.