Pittsburgh, PA – November 26, 2013 - The Pittcon 2014 Program Committee is pleased to announce the recipients of nine prestigious awards honoring scientists who have made outstanding contributions to analytical chemistry and applied spectroscopy. Each award will be presented during a symposium at Pittcon 2014, March 2-6, at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois.
Presentations will include topics in applications such as bioanalytical, nanotechnology, genomics/proteomics, fuels/energy, environmental and materials. Methodologies include near infrared spectroscopy, molecular and vibrational spectroscopy; mass spectrometry; capillary electrophoresis; electrochemistry; liquid chromatography and microfluidics/ lab-on-a- chip.
Awards and recipients are as follows:
Geraldine L. Richmond, University of Oregon
Richard M. Crooks, The University of Texas at Austin
Benjamin Garcia, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine
Michael Roper, Florida State University
Mary J. Wirth, Purdue University
Joseph Hupp, Northwestern University
Stephen Maldonado, University of Michigan
Mark E. Meyerhoff, University of Michigan
Walter M. (Mike) Doyle, Axiom Analytical, Inc
See complete details and bios at www.pittcon.org.
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