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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…

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2016 EAS Award for Outstanding Achievements in Mass Spectrometry

Dr. Smith is Director of Proteomics and Chief Scientist for the Biological Sciences Division at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. He is broadly interested in developing and advancing separations and mass spectrometry capabilities for increasing the capabilities of proteomics and ‘pan-omics’ in biological and clinical research.  His earlier research included the first development and applications of…

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In Memory of Prof. Joseph Caruso

Joe Caruso passed away November 23, 2015 at the age of 75. Prof Caruso had joined the University of Cincinnati in the late 60’s, after a one-year post-doc at the University of Texas Austin and had remained on the faculty since then. He graduated more than 80 graduate students during his tenure. Best known for…

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Thank you from the EAS President

On behalf of the EAS Governing Board, I thank the attendees, exhibitors, presenters, instructors, sponsors, and volunteers of the 54th Eastern Analytical Symposium and Exposition.  From the feedback I’ve received, the 2015 EAS was well received.  The plenary lecture by Nobel Laureate Professor Kurt Wüthrich was inspiring and I was touched that Prof. Wüthrich stayed with…