IMSF calls for nominations for the:

2020 Curt Brunnée Award

"For outstanding contributions to the development of instrumentation for mass

spectrometry by a person under the age of 45 at the time of the award"

sponsored by Thermo Fisher Scientific and to be awarded at the

23rd International Mass Spectrometry Conference,

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil August 29-September 4, 2020

For further details about the conference: https://www.imsc2020.com

The International Mass Spectrometry Foundation and the Organizing Committee of the 23rd International Mass Spectrometry Conference invite nominations for the Curt Brunnée Award to be made on the occasion of the 23nd IMSC in Rio de Janeiro, August 29 - September 4, 2020. The prize, of $5,000 (USD), is generously sponsored by Thermo Fisher Scientific and will be made to an individual for "outstanding contributions to the development of instrumentation for mass spectrometry by a person under the age of 45 at the time of the award".

Nominations may be made by individual scientists or by national mass spectrometry societies, but self-nominations are not acceptable.

Nominations should consist of a nomination letter stating the candidate’s achievements, one seconding letter, and supporting material. The total documentation is not to exceed 10 pages.

Deadline for receipt of nominations is December 31, 2019

IMSF Call for nominations: Curt Brunnée Award

 

The committee chair for the year 2020 award is Prof. Scott A. McLuckey and nomination documents should be addressed to him electronically at:

Prof. Scott A. McLuckey

Chair, 2020 Curt Brunnée Award Committee

Department of Chemistry

Purdue University

West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Email: mcluckey@purdue.edu

A decision will be reached by April 30, 2020 to allow the successful candidate to attend the conference.

 

Previous winners of the award were:

Dr. Gareth Brenton, Swansea, 1994

Prof. Michael Guilhaus, University of New South Wales, 1997

Prof. Scott McLuckey, Purdue University, 2000

Dr. Michisato Toyoda, Osaka University, 2003

Prof. Roman Zubarev, Uppsala University, 2006

Dr. Alexander Makarov, Thermo Scientific, 2009

Prof. Zheng Ouyang, Purdue University, 2012

Dr. Dimitris Papanastasiou, Fasmatech, 2014

Dr. Yury Tsybin, Spectroswiss, 2016

Prof. Daniel Austin, Brigham Young University, 2018