Awards

Fellowships & Appointments

  • James McGill Professor, Re-appointed, McGill University, 2016-2023
  • Fellow, American Physical Society, Council of APS, 2013
  • Isaac Newton Fellowship, Isaac Newton Institute for Mathematical Sciences, 2013
  • César Milstein Fellow, 2nd appointment, Government of Argentina, 2012.
  • Stanley Mason Award, Canadian Society of Rheology, 2011
  • Fellow, Royal Society of Chemistry FRSC UK, 2010
  • César Milstein Fellow, 1st appointment, Government of Argentina, 2009
  • James McGill Professor, Re-appointed, McGill University, 2009-2016
  • Research Excellence Award, McGill University Faculty of Engineering, 1st Time Awardee, 2009
  • 20th Olaf A. Hougen Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin at Madison, 2006
  • James McGill Professor, McGill University, 2002-2009
  • Class of ’51 Outstanding Teacher Award, McGill University, 1993

 Recent Research Awards

  • 2012 Sturgeon Lecture Award, British Liquid Crystal Society, Glasgow, Scotland, April 2012.
  • NSERC Direct Accelerator Grant May 2013, 2nd time awarded; 1st June 2008

 

 


Student National &  International Awards

  •  Doctoral Fellowship 2013, CONACYT Mexico

Oscar F. Aguilar Gutiérrez DF

  •  Best Paper Award, 4th International Conference on Nanotechnology: Fundamentals and Applications (ICNFA’13)

Hang Hu, MSc candidate co-supervised with Linda Reven, McGill Chemistry Dept.

  • CSACS Summer Research Scholarship 2013

Yann-Sebastien Tremblay-Johnston, co-supervised with Linda Reven, McGill Chemistry Dept.

  • Post Doctoral Research Fellowship 2012, Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Canada

Dr. Edtson Emilio Herrera Valencia

  • Best Presentation Award 2012, Department of Chemical Engineering Research Day, McGill University

Yogesh Murugesan, PhD candidate

  • Best Poster Award 2011, Canadian Society of Rheology Symposium

Ghoncheh Rasouli Tezangi, PhD candidate and A. D. Rey

  • Best Oral Presentation runner up, 2011, Center for Self-Assembled Chemical Structures 2011 Student Symposium

Cyrille Lavigne, undergraduate chemistry student, co-supervised with L. Reven, McGill Chemistry Dept.

  • Research Award, 2011 TD Go Green Challenge, $120,000

       Omer Dor and David Morris, undergraduate McGill Chem. Eng students

  •  FQNRT Post Doctoral Fellowship 2010

          Dr. Ezequiel Soulé, PDF

  •  NSERC Post Doctoral Fellowships (2010-2002)

          Samir Mushrif, PDF 2010

          Nasser M. Abukhdeir PhD 2010

          Dae Kun Hwang PhD 2006

          Ae-Gyeong Cheong PhD 2004

          Dana Grecov 2002

          L.R. de Andrade Lima 2002

  • Post Doctoral Fellowship, CONACYT Mexico 2010

       Only the 4th- third time renewal awardee in the history of CONACYT.

          Dr. Edtson Emilio Herrera Valencia

  • Best Poster Award 2009, Materials Research Society Fall Meeting

          Samir H. Mushrif, PhD candidate, A. D. Rey, Gilles Peslherbe

  • Invited Paper 2008, Materials Science Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

          Samir H. Mushrif, PhD candidate

  • Best Poster Award 2008, Materials Research Society Fall Meeting

          Samir H. Mushrif, PhD candidate, A. D. Rey and Gilles Peslherbe

  • Best Poster Award Finalist 2008, “Science as Art” Competition, Materials Research Society Fall Meeting

         Samir H. Mushrif, PhD candidate

  • Selected Paper 2007, Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research

         Gino de Luca, PhD candidate

  • Selected Paper 2006, Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research

K. Hwang, PhD candidate

  • Ferrari Innovation Scholarship 2005

         Gaurav Gupta, M. Eng.

  • Best Poster Award 2005, 7th Annual NSF site visit, Center for Advanced Fibers and Films

         Gaurav Gupta, M. Eng.

  • Selected Paper 2006, Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research

         Gino de Luca, PhD candidate

  • Selected Paper 2006, Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology

Wincure, PhD candidate

  •  Selected Paper 2004, Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research

         Gino de Luca, M. Eng.

  • G. Brown Award International Award 1995, Best PhD Thesis in Liquid Crystals

          Won Hee Han, PhD