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Prof. Anant R. Kapdi, India coordinator of ISCC and faculty member at ICT Mumbai, has been invited to become a fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry, in recognition of his significant contributions to the chemical sciences, in particular his involvement in setting up the India-UK Virtual Innovation and Sustainability Chemistry Consortium and his extensive work with industry and promoting industry-academia collaborations in India
ISCC Coordinators- Prof. Stellios Arseniyadis, faculty at Queen Mary University of London, and Prof. Anant R. Kapdi, faculty at ICT Mumbai -have been approached by Wiley for a special issue on nucleosides modification. They are invited to be the guest editors for the combined special issue for Asian JOC and Chemical Records.
Prof. Santosh J. Gharpure, founding member of ISCC and faculty member at IIT Bombay, has been invited to become a fellow of the Royal Society of Chemistry through their “Leaders in the Field” scheme. This is a scheme where the Royal Society of Chemistry identifies outstanding individuals in the chemical science community to be invited to become Fellows. Professor Gharpure has been invited in recognition of his contributions as an accomplished synthetic organic chemist in developing solutions for industry for societal impact.
Prof. Fernanda Duarte, UK co-coordinator of ISCC and faculty member at the University of Oxford, has been awarded the Harrison-Meldola Memorial Prize by the Royal Society of Chemistry for introducing multidisciplinary approaches to rationalise complex (bio)chemical reaction mechanisms, guiding rationale molecular design.