Department of Chemical Engineering and Chemistry

Prizes

Academic Society Award

Kitty Nijmeijer (Recipient), 2018

Recognition: OtherDiscipline relatedScientific

membrane
filter
ion
salt water
biofuel

Academy Professor: Rutger van Santen

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 2004

Recognition: KNAWAcademy professorScientific

Art
Netherlands
Research Personnel
Research

Alwin Mittasch Medal Dechema

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 2001

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

Architected electrodes – from computer to battery

Antoni Forner Cuenca (Recipient), Jul 2019

Recognition: NWOVeniScientific

Energy storage
Microstructure
Electrodes
Computer simulation
Costs

Arch T. Colwell merit Award

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 1992

Recognition: OtherDiscipline relatedScientific

Artificial endosymbiosis

Jan van Hest (Recipient), 2015

Recognition: ERCAdvancedScientific

symbiosis
organelles
cells
synthetic biology
uptake mechanisms

Best Bachelor lecturer 2017

Ivo Roghair (Recipient), 4 Sep 2017

Recognition: TU/eOtherScientific

Best Poster Award of the 8th Symposium on Liquid Crystal Photonics (SLCP 2019)

Wei Feng (Recipient), Mar 2019

Recognition: OtherCareer, activity or publication related prizes (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Scientific

Liquid Crystals
Photonics

Bourke Lecturer

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 1997

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

Checkpoint NANO

Willem Mulder (Recipient), Nov 2018

Recognition: ERCConsolidatorScientific

Precision Medicine
Immune System
Research
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Immunotherapy

Developing a feasible process for 2G-lignin conversion into biofuels and chemicals (1st Prize poster award)

Panagiotis Kouris (Recipient), 4 Nov 2016

Recognition: OtherCareer, activity or publication related prizes (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Scientific

ETH Zurich Medal

Antoni Forner Cuenca (Recipient), 2017

Recognition: OtherCareer, activity or publication related prizes (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Scientific

thesis

F.G. Chiapetta lectureship award

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 1992

Recognition: OtherDiscipline relatedScientific

Foreign associate of the United State National Academy of Engineering

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 2008

Recognition: OtherFellowships & membershipsScientific

Foreign Member Ukrain Academy of Sciences

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 2001

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

François Gault Lecturer 2009-2011

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 29 Sep 2009

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

Golden Medal Royal Dutch Chemical Society 1967

Henk Buck (Recipient), 1967

Recognition: OtherCareer, activity or publication related prizes (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Scientific

Gold

Golden Medal Royal Dutch Chemical Society 1981

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 1981

Recognition: OtherCareer, activity or publication related prizes (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Scientific

Golden Medal Royal Dutch Chemical Society 2005

Albert Schenning (Recipient), 2005

Recognition: OtherCareer, activity or publication related prizes (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Scientific

Gold

Gold medal, International Exhibition of Inventions, Switzerland, Genève, 2011, for SOSHIA vehicle

Seyed Najafi (Recipient), 2008

Recognition: OtherDiscipline relatedScientific

gold
invention
Switzerland
water
intellectual property

Holst Memorial Award

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 9 Dec 2009

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

Honorary diploma, Ministry of Education, Research, Youth and Sport , Romania, 2011, , for SOSHIA vehicle

Seyed Najafi (Recipient), 2011

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

Honorary Doctor

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 1998

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

Ice-binding proteins: from antifreeze mechanism to resistant soft materials

Ilja Voets (Recipient), 2014

Recognition: ERCStartingScientific

Ice
Carrier Proteins
Antifreeze Proteins
Polymers
Crystallization

Ipatieff lecturer

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 1994

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

Julia Polak European Doctorate Award

Artur Moreira Pinto (Recipient), Sep 2017

Recognition: OtherCareer, activity or publication related prizes (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Scientific

Karl-Ziegler honorary Professor

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 2000

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

Lev Margulis national Prize for outstanding research in microscopy

Anat Akiva (Recipient), 2015

Recognition: OtherCareer, activity or publication related prizes (lifetime, best paper, poster etc.)Scientific

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Postdoctoral individual Fellowship (IF)

Anat Akiva (Recipient), 2018

Recognition: OtherScholarshipsScientific

Member Royal Dutch Academy of Sciences and Arts

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 2001

Recognition: KNAWKNAW memberScientific

Miller Visiting Professorship

Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 2004

Recognition: OtherHonorary degreesScientific

Multi-scale modeling of mass and heat transfer in dense gas-solid flows

Hans Kuipers (Recipient), 2009

Recognition: ERCAdvancedScientific

heat transfer
mass transfer
gas
modeling
momentum

National Roadmap for Large-Scale Scientific Infrastructure : NEMI grant

Nico Sommerdijk (Recipient), 2018

Recognition: NWOOtherScientific

Netherlands
electron microscopy
magnification
electron microscopes
industries

Netherlands Center for Multiscale Energy Conversion

Hans Kuipers (Recipient) & Rutger van Santen (Recipient), 2014

Recognition: NWOGravitationScientific

Netherlands
energy
selection procedure
Ministry of Education
funding

New chemical building blocks for de-icing and anti-icing of car windows

Ilja Voets (Recipient), 2017

Recognition: ERCProof of conceptScientific

automobile
fluid
ice
food
resource

Novel Process Windows - Boosted Micro Process Technology

V. Hessel (Recipient), 2010

Recognition: ERCAdvancedScientific

Processing
Hydroformylation
Triazoles
Industrial plants
Sustainable development

NWO START-UP Award : Membranes à la carte

Kitty Nijmeijer (Recipient), 2018

Recognition: NWOSTART-UPScientific

Membranes
Raw materials
Industrial Waste
Dairies
Water

NWO Veni Award : Balancing with proteins

Ilja Voets (Recipient), 25 Nov 2010

Recognition: NWOVeniScientific

Proteins
Research

NWO Veni Award : Breakthrough in drug development

Timothy Noël (Recipient), 2012

Recognition: NWOVeniScientific

Fluorine
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Research Personnel

NWO Veni Award : Communicating polymers towards haptics and soft robotics

Danqing Liu (Recipient), 2016

Recognition: NWOVeniScientific

Robotics
Polymers
Communication

NWO Veni Award : Developing artificial trees

E.A. Pidko (Recipient), 25 Nov 2010

Recognition: NWOVeniScientific

fossil fuel
global warming
carbon dioxide
catalyst
filter

NWO Veni Award : Mesoscale simulations in catalysis

Ivo Filot (Recipient), 2017

Recognition: NWOVeniScientific

Catalyst deactivation
Catalysis
Catalysts

NWO Veni Award : Mixed Macromolecular Interfaces: Structure and Stability

Mark Vis (Recipient), Jul 2017

Recognition: NWOVeniScientific

Paint
Macromolecules
Pigments
Phase separation
Polysaccharides
Electrolytes
Molecules
Liquids
Energy storage
Flow batteries

NWO Veni Award : Self-oscillating surfaces

Ghislaine Vantomme (Recipient), 2017

Recognition: NWOVeniScientific

sunlight
cleaning
membranes
liquids

NWO Vici Award : Optimal nanoparticles for sustainable catalysis

Emiel Hensen (Recipient), 2013

Recognition: NWOViciScientific

Metal nanoparticles
Catalysis
Hydrogen
Oxygen
Nanoparticles

NWO Vici Award : The secrets of bones, teeth and shells

Nico Sommerdijk (Recipient), 2009

Recognition: NWOViciScientific

tooth
bone
shell
electron microscopy
mechanical property

NWO Vidi Award : Adaptive materials with molecular light switches

Ilja Voets (Recipient), 2014

Recognition: NWOVidiScientific

Switches
Transparency
Elasticity

NWO Vidi Award : Dancing particles for CO2 clean energy

Fausto Gallucci (Recipient), 2011

Recognition: NWOVidiScientific

Fossil fuels
Climate change

NWO Vidi Award : Home run for photochemistry!

Timothy Noël (Recipient), 2014

Recognition: NWOVidiScientific

Photochemical reactions
Chemical reactions
Catalysts