Professor scoops top prize

September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 35, p49
Trade Publication
The article reports that Degussa has presented its European Science-to-Business award to Russell Cowburn, professor of nanotechnology at Imperial College in England, in Berlin, Germany. Cowburn won first prize for his development of a nanotechnology-based process for manufacturing magnetic materials that have up to 100 times more data storage capacity than other media. Professors Peter Wasserscheid and Anders Riisager were commended for their supported ionic liquid phase technology.


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