Division Awards Winners for 2017
The Division of Analytical Chemistry awards for 2017 have just been announced. They will be presented at the ACS National Meeting in August in Philadelphia. The recipients are:
More information about these honorees is available.
Subdivision Meeting at Pittcon
The Subdivision on Chromatography and Separations Chemistry (SCSC) of the American Chemical Society (ACS) will hold its annual business meeting during Pittcon on Monday, March 6 from noon to 1:00 pm in the South Building of McCormick Place in room S105bc. The agenda is here.
The Division's program at Pittcon 2017
The Pittsburgh Conference on Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy– Pittcon – will convene March 5-9, 2017 at McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois. The ACS Division of Analytical Chemistry will sponsor six symposia at Pittcon:
Important networking sessions at Pittcon 2017 include: Teaching Strategies for Undergraduate Analytical Courses and COACh – On the Success and Impact of Women Scientists and Engineers.
The Division's program at the ACS National Meeting in San Francisco
The Spring ACS National Meeting will be held April 2-6, 2017 in San Francisco, California. The Division of Analytical Chemistry programming over 500 papers and posters and will take place at the Hilton Union Square. Highlights include symposia on Materials for Energy Application; Chemical Forensics; Analytical Neuroscience; Coherent Multidimensional Spectroscopy; and Wearable Sensors.
ACS National Award symposia recognizing Robert Kennedy, Don Hunt, David Walt and Vicki Wysocki will be featured at this meeting.
A Division reception at the Hilton Union Square will be held Tuesday evening from 5-7 pm.
Nomination of ACS Fellows
Nominations for 2017 ACS Fellows are open from February 1 to April 6, 2017. Please consider nominating colleagues Analytical Chemistry Division members based on “outstanding achievements in and contributions to science, the profession, and the Society”. You can find more details on this at the ACS Fellows Program website:
Last year, six of the 57 new ACS Fellows were members of our division! With your assistance, we hope to continue this success. Please communicate your intention to submit a nomination to Past-Chair Doug Duckworth for consideration as an “ACS Technical Division” nomination and to avoid duplication.