ACS Award in Separations Science and Technology

Sponsor: Waters Corp.

Purpose: To recognize the development of novel applications with major impacts and/or the practical implementations of modern advancements in the field of separation science and technology.

Nature: The award consists of $5,000 and a certificate. Up to $2,500 for travel expenses to the meeting at which the award will be presented will be reimbursed. The recipient will deliver a lecture at the annual Division of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Separations Science and Technology Symposium.

Eligibility: The award will be granted regardless of race, gender, age, religion, ethnicity, nationality, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, presence of disabilities, and educational background. The scope of the award is to be as broad as possible, covering all fields where separation science and technology is practiced, including but not limited to biology, chemistry, engineering, geology, and medicine.

Deadline: November 1 (annual review).

Establishment & Support: Starting in 2008 the award will be sponsored by Waters Corp. The ACS sponsored the award in 2004. In 2003, IBC Advanced Technologies assumed sole sponsorship of the award. In 1996, IBC Advanced Technologies, Inc. and the Millipore Corp. assumed sponsorship. No award was presented from 2005 to 2007. The award was established in 1982 by the Rohm and Haas Co. to recognize contributions of scientists and engineers working in separations science and technology.

Contact Information

Awards Office
American Chemical Society
1155 16th Street NW
Washington, DC 20036-4801
Phone: 202-872-4575
Fax: 202-776-8008
awards@acs.org

Recipient

2014 Daniel W. Armstrong

2013 Fred E. Regnier

2012 Milton L. Lee

2011 Robin D. Rogers

2010 Janusz Pawliszyn

2009 Abraham M. Lenhoff

2008 Allan S. Myerson

2007 No award given

2006 No award given

2005 No award given

2004 William H. Pirkle

2003 Ralph T. Yang

2002 Edward L. Cussler

2001 Csaba G. HorvÁth

2000 E. Philip Horwitz

1999 Charles W. Gehrke

1998 Barry L. Karger

1997 C. Judson King

1996 Reed M. Izatt and Jerald S. Bradshaw

1995 Georges Belfort

1994 Phillip C. Wankat

1993 James R. Fair

1992 Milos V. Novotny

1991 Georges Guiochon

1990 Henry Freiser

1989 Jay M. S. Henis

1988 Norman N. Li

1987 Friedrich G. Helfferich

1986 J. Calvin Giddings

1985 Alan S. Michaels

1984 D. B. Broughton

2014 recipient Daniel W. Armstrong (center) is presented his award by sponsor representative Tyler Tull (right) and Thomas J. Barton, ACS President (left).