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American Microchemical Society Benedetti-Pichler Award

Merlin Bruening is a Professor of Chemistry at Michigan State University.  He received a B.S. in Chemical Engineering in 1989 and an M.S. in Chemistry in 1990 from Brigham Young University.  In 1995, Dr. Bruening obtained his Ph.D. in Chemistry from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rohovot, Israel, where he worked under the direction…

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EAS/CoSMoS Proudly Present – Method Development Olympics!

Are you interested in a challenge?  Would you enjoy designing experiments and competing against other state of the art laboratories developing an analytical method to characterize an unknown sample?  If so, the EAS/CoSMoS Method Development Olympics (MDO) 2016 is the challenge for you!  Judges will evaluate results based on accuracy and amount of ancillary information…

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2016 New York Section of the Society for Applied Spectroscopy Gold Medal Award

Professor James G. Fujimoto obtained his bachelors, masters, and doctorate from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1979, 1981, and 1984, respectively. His doctoral research was under Prof. Erich Ippen in the area of ultrafast optics. He is currently the Elihu Thomson Professor of Electrical Engineering and on the faculty of the Research Laboratory of…

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Rush Holt Biography

EAS is pleased to announce that on the afternoon of November 14, 2016, former Congressman and current AAAS President Dr. Rush Holt will deliver our plenary session address. Rush D. Holt, Ph.D., became the 18th chief executive officer of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and executive publisher of the Science family…

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Prof. Janusz Pawliszyn to be 2017 Plenary Speaker

EAS is pleased to announce that Professor Janusz Pawliszyn, University of Waterloo, will deliver the plenary session address for EAS 2017. Prof. Pawliszyn is the recipient of the 2017 EAS Award for Outstanding Achievements in the Fields of Analytical Chemistry.  The plenary lecture will take place after the awards presentation. (click here for full biography)  Join us to hear Prof. Pawliszyn’s…

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2016 EAS Award for Outstanding Achievements in the Fields of Analytical Chemistry

Purnendu Dasgupta is presently Hamish Small Chair of Ion Analysis in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and an adjunct Professor in the Department of Physics at the University of Texas at Arlington. A native of India, he received his BSc degree from Bankura Christian College (an institution established by Wesleyan missionaries in 1903) in…

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2016 EAS Young Investigator Award

Lili He is Assistant Professor of Food Science at University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She received her PhD degree from University of Missouri-Columbia in 2009 and did her postdoc training in University of Minnesota between 2009 and 2012. Then she joined the faculty in the Food Science Department at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst as an…

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2016 EAS Award for Outstanding Achievements in NMR

Dr. Gary Martin is a Senior Principal Scientist in the Merck Research Laboratories in Rahway, New Jersey.  He holds a B.S. in Pharmacy from the University of Pittsburgh (1972) and a Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry/Pharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Kentucky (1976).  He was a Professor of Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Houston where…