Awards

 

The Hungarian Society for Separation Sciences (HSSS) recognizes the achievements of outstanding scientists with the Halász Medal Award, the Csaba Horváth Memorial Award, the Prisma Award in Memoriam Szabolcs Nyiredy, and the Ervin sz. Kováts Award for Young Scientists.

The Hungarian Society for Separation Sciences founded the Halász Medal Award in 1997 to salute the memory of István Halász (1922–1988).


Honored with the Halász Medal Award:

  • Csaba Horváth (1997) Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
  • Heinz Engelhardt (1997) Saarland University, Saarbrücken, Germany
  • Antoine Siouffi (1998) Université Paul Cézanne, Marseille, France
  • Georges Guiochon (1999) University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, USA
  • Ernst Bayer (2001) University of Tübingen, Tübingen, Germany
  • Barry L. Karger (2002) Northeastern University, Boston, MA, USA
  • Günther Bonn (2003) Leopold-Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
  • Ervin sz. Kováts (2004) École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Uwe D. Neue (2005) Waters Corporation, Milford, MA, USA
  • Wolfgang Lindner (2007) University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
  • László Szepesy (2009) Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary
  • Gyula Vigh (2011) Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
  • Nobuo Tanaka (2013) Kyoto Institute of Technology, Kyoto, Japan
  • Prof. Janusz Pawliszyn (2015) University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
  • Ernő Tyihák (2017, posthumous) MTA ATK Plant Protection Institute, Budapest, Hungary

 

The Hungarian Society for Separation Sciences founded the Csaba Horváth Memorial Award in 2004 to preserve the memory of Csaba Horváth (1930–2004). In 2010, the Csaba Horváth Medal of the Connecticut Separation Science Council (CSSC) and the Csaba Horváth Memorial Award of the Hungarian Society for Separation Sciences were united and now the Csaba Horváth Memorial Award is jointly presented by the two scientific societies. The joint award of HSSS and CSSC is presented in alternating years in Hungary and Connecticut.

Honored with the Csaba Horváth Memorial Award:

  • John Frenz (2004), Alnylam, Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Imre Molnár (2005) Molnar-Institut, Berlin, Germany
  • Szabolcs Nyiredy (2007, posthumous) Research Institute for Medical Plants, Budakalász, Hungary
  • Danilo Corradini (2009) Institute of Chemical Methodologies of the Italian Research Council, Rome, Italy
  • Peter W. Carr (2010) University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
  • Günther Bonn (2011) Leopold-Franzens University, Innsbruck, Austria
  • Fred Regnier (2012) Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA
  • Pat Sandra (2013) Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
  • Joseph J. Kirkland (2014) Advanced Materials Technology, Wilmington, DE, USA
  • Prof. Peter Schoenmakers (2015) University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • James Jorgenson (2016) University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
  • Bezhan Chankvetadze (2017) Tbilisi State University, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Milton Lee (2018)  Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, USA

 

To salute the memory of its founding president, Szabolcs Nyiredy (1950-2006), in 2008 the Hungarian Society for Separation Sciences established the Prisma Award in Memoriam Szabolcs Nyiredy for young Hungarian scientists to recognize outstanding research in the field of separation sciences. The award is presented at the National Separation Science Meetings organized in every even year.


Honored with the Prisma Award in Memoriam Szabolcs Nyiredy: 

  • Krisztián Horváth (2010), University of Pannonia, Veszprém, Hungary
  • Ágnes Móricz (2012), HAS Plant Protection Institute, Budapest
  • Ágnes Dörnyei (2014), University of Pécs, Pécs, Hungary
  • Árpád Könczöl (2016), Gedeon Richter Plc., Budapest

 

To preserve the memory of Ervin Sz. Kováts (1927-2012), Mrs. Lucienne Kováts and the Hungarian Society for Separation Sciences founded the Ervin sz. Kováts award for young scientists in 2017.

The Ervin sz. Kováts award for young scientists honors PhD dissertations accomplished by young researchers, defended or published in the two years preceding the call. The award is presented every two years at the Balaton Symposia.

Honored with the Ervin sz. Kováts award for young scientists:

  • Yada Nolvachai (2017), Monash University, Melbourne, Australia

 

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