Travel Award 2019 (800 CHF)
We are inviting applications for a Travel Award to support a postdoctoral fellow or PhD student in participating at an international conference in 2019. The nominations and applications will be assessed by an Evaluation Committee presided by the Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Dr. Frank L. Dorman.
- This award is open to postdoctoral fellows or PhD candidate students involved in research utilizing separations science. There is no age limit, but post-docs should have received their PhD within the last three years.
- Will attend an international conference in 2019 (oral or poster presentations will both be considered).
- Awardees are asked to acknowledge the support of the journal Separations in their presentations.
- Applicants are required to submit the following documents:
– Outline of current and future work, including an explanation of how the applicant will benefit from presenting their work at the conference (500 words).
– CV, including a complete list of publications.
– The details of the planned conference (which conference, where, when, etc.)
– The submitted abstract/poster.
– A letter of recommendation from a supervisor or PI, with a statement indicating the student or post-doc’s eligibility.
The award will consist of 800 CHF (Swiss Francs).
The winners will be announced on the Separations website by the end of 2018.
Travel Award 2017
As Editor-in-Chief of Separations, I am pleased to announce the winner of the 2017 Separations Travel Award:
Pierre-Hugues Stefanuto, postdoc fellow at Dartmouth College, whose research focuses on the development of comprehensive two-dimensional GC (GC×GC) coupled both to low and high resolution mass spectrometry (LR(HR)TOFMS) methods for the analyses of volatile organic compounds. He is planning to present his oral presentation «Identifying novel biomarkers for the rapid diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis using GC×GC-TOFMS» and poster presentation «Identifying infectious agents from lung transplant patients using GC×GC-TOFMS» at the 41th International Symposium on Capillary Chromatography and 14th GC×GC Symposium. The award consists of 800 Swiss Francs to attend this conference. Please join me in congratulating Dr. Stefanuto on his award!
Frank L. Dorman,