Congratulations to Professor Paul Alivisatos for receiving the 2017 NAS Award in Chemical Sciences!

Professor Paul is recognized for his pioneering work in the field of nanotechnology that has had important ramifications for the development of renewable energy, biomedical imaging, light-emitting devices, and other fields.

The NAS Award in Chemical Sciences is presented annually to honor innovative research in the chemical sciences that contributes to a better understanding of the natural sciences and to the benefit of humanity, see http://www.nasonline.org/programs/awards/chemical-sciences.html