Navigation Links
Professor Federico Rosei of INRS to receive 2013 Herzberg Medal
Date:5/6/2013

Quebec City, May 6, 2013 Professor Federico Rosei, who is also the director of the INRS nergie Matriaux Tlcommunications Research Centre, has been awarded the Canadian Association of Physicists' (CAP) 2013 Herzberg Medal. This is the first time that an INRS physicist has received this distinction. With the medal, CAP acknowledges the importance of Professor Rosei's innovative and interdisciplinary research in the field of nanomaterials and his role as a mentor for hundreds of young scientists. Introduced in 1970, this prize will be awarded during CAP's annual congress, taking place in Montreal from May 27 to 31, 2013.

"I feel truly privileged and honoured to receive this medal from the Canadian Association of Physicists. I owe this success to the excellent research fellows and collaborators with whom I had the pleasure of working and to my mentors, who always supported and encouraged me," the award winner said.

A world-renowned researcher and Canada Research Chair in nanostructured organic and inorganic materials, Professor Rosei has paved the way for new discoveries and applications by providing new insights into structure/property relationships of several classes of advanced materials. His research team has also developed new strategies for fabricating, processing, and characterizing nanomaterials, including biocompatible materials.

Professor Rosei's outstanding scientific contribution is widely recognized and has garnered a number of awards. The Herzberg Medal follows the 2011 Rutherford Memorial Medal in Chemistry from the Royal Society of Canada. He is also the recipient of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation's 2010 Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Research Award and is a fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, the Institute of Physics, the Royal Society of Chemistry, the Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining, the Institution of Engineering and Technology, the U.K. Institute of Nanotechnology, the Engineering Institute of Canada, and the Australian Institute of Physics. He is also a member of the Global Young Academy and the Sigma Xi Society, as well as a senior member of the IEEE.

Congratulations to the 2013 Herzberg Medal recipient!


'/>"/>

Contact: Gisele Bolduc
gisele.bolduc@adm.inrs.ca
418-654-2501
INRS
Source:Eurekalert

Related biology technology :

1. UCSB professor receives award for graphene electronics research
2. Michael Cusumano, MITs Sloan Distinguished Professor of Management, Joins Quantum Leap Innovations Board of Directors
3. Book on Richard Feynman nets honors for Arizona State professor
4. Professor Charles Lieber receives Israels Wolf Prize
5. Rice professors nanotube theory confirmed
6. Professor Doel Soejarto to Receive ABCs Farnsworth Excellence in Botanical Research Award
7. Rensselaer professor Jie Lian receives NSF CAREER Award
8. RIT professor receives National Science Foundation grant to improve on-chip networks with wireless technology
9. UCSB assistant professor of physics receives US Presidential Science Award
10. NSF awards $1.2 million grant to Clemson professor for energy storage research
11. INRS: Professor Federico Rosei elected AAAS Fellow in recognition of his meritorious efforts to advance science
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... ... SDK that provide essential device-to-computer interconnect using USB or PCI Express, announced the ... support. The FOMD-ACV-A4 is a small, thin, SODIMM-style module that fits a standard ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... 2016 Oxford Gene Technology ... NGS panel range with the launch of the SureSeq myPanel™ ... of variants in familial hypercholesterolemia (FH). The panel delivers single ... a single small panel and allows customisation by ,mix and ... exons for LDLR , P C ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... ... December 08, 2016 , ... ... In response to client demand KbioBox developed a sophisticated “3 click” gene dditing ... are accessible from KBioBox’s new website, https://www.kbiobox.com/ and powered by ...
(Date:12/8/2016)... San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) , ... December 08, ... ... and Oculus as finalists in the World Technology Awards. uBiome is one of ... were received across all categories. , In addition to uBiome, companies nominated as ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:11/30/2016)... , Nov. 30, 2016 Not many of us realize that we ... of recovery so we need to do it well. Inadequate sleep levels have been ... blood pressure, stroke, diabetes, and even cancer. Maybe now is the best ... that could help them to manage their sleep quality? ... ...
(Date:11/29/2016)... Nearly one billion matches per second with DERMALOG,s high-speed AFIS    ... ... DERMALOG is Germany's largest Multi-Biometric supplier: The company's Fingerprint ... ... Multi-Biometric supplier: The company's Fingerprint Identification System is part of an efficient ...
(Date:11/22/2016)... Minn. , Nov. 22, 2016   MedNet ... supports the entire spectrum of clinical research, is pleased ... Medical LiveWire Healthcare and Life Sciences Awards ... award caps off an unprecedented year of recognition and ... trials for over 15 years. iMedNet ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):