Congratulations to Dr. Pierre Berini (CRPuO Director) and Dr. Jianping Yao (CRPuO member), on being elected fellows of the Royal Society of Canada! This is the highest distinction that can be given to a scholar, artist or scientist in Canada.
Dr. Pierre Berini is named as the University of Ottawa’s 2018-2019 Distinguished University Professor in recognition of his exceptional scholarly achievement, pre-eminence in a particular field of knowledge and solid teaching record.
Dr. Albert Stolow receives the Canadian Society for Chemistry’s 2018 John C. Polanyi Award. He is the only award recipient who has studied under the award’s namesake, Dr. John C. Polanyi, 1986 Nobel Laureate.