Neuchtel, Switzerland, June 1, 2010 - Elsevier Properties SA announces the winners of the Reaxys PhD Prize, a competition for candidates currently studying for a PhD or having completed a PhD within the last 12 months. The Prize recognizes research excellence in the fields of organic, organometallic and inorganic chemistry.
Over 300 submissions were received after the prize was launched in January 2010. Submissions consisted of a representative peer-reviewed piece of published research, a PhD Supervisor letter of recommendation and a CV. All entries were reviewed by a review board of over 50 leading international chemists and judged for originality, innovation, importance to the field, applicability, rigor of approach and publication quality.
The winners of the Reaxys PhD Prize are:
The runners-up of the Reaxys PhD Prize are:
Victoria Blair (University of Strathclyde), Justin Chalker (University of Oxford), Justin Christy (Stanford University), Nicholas Deprez (University of Michigan), Guangbin Dong (California Institute of Technology), Alessandro D'Urso (University of Catania), Brett Fors (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), Xiao Fu (National University of Singapore), Takeru Furuya (Harvard University), Stefan Graber (University of Basel), Yuan Han (National University of Singapore), Takanori Iwasaki (Osaka University), Bala Krishna Juluri (Pennsylvania State University), Michael Katz (Simon Fraser University), Florian Kessler (University Konstanz), Ponminor Senthil Kumar (Indian Institute of Technology), Ravi Kumar (Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science), Jin LiQun (Wuhan University), Connor Martin (University of California, Irvine), Teresa Martinez Del Campo (Universidad Complutense de Madrid), Megan Matthews (Pennsylvania State Unive
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