Chemical and Biological Engineering postdoc receives Young Scientist Award

Farnaz Sotoodeh, postdoctoral fellow in Chemical and Biological Engineering Prof. Kevin J. Smith’s group won the “Young Scientist Award” at the 15th International Congress on Catalysis (ICC), held in Munich, Germany on July 1-6.

The award is given by the International Association of Catalysis Societies to the most promising young scientists under 35 in recognition of their scientific contributions in the field of catalysis, one of the key leading technologies in the synthesis of energy carriers and chemicals.  For more information, visit