The Chemical Society's grand prize for best degree project in chemistry 2021

2022-02-04

Anh Vu in the lab.
Anh Vu in the lab.

Every year, the Chemical Society in Uppsala (KSU) announces a prize for young promising chemists. For the year 2021, the society decided that Anh Vu and Bhagya Kolitha Jayantha would be awarded the KSU's Grand Prize for best degree project in chemistry, and will therefore share the prize.

The supervisor for both of them has been Kumari Ubhayasekera within the research programme for Analytical Chemistry at the Department of Chemistry - BMC, Uppsala University.

The titles of their degree projects were:

  • Bhagya Kolitha Jayantha: "Ultra performance convergence chromatography-tandem mass spctromentry to detect adulteration of cocnut oil."
  • Anh Hai Vu: "A sensitive and selective new method for determination of creatine and creatinine in human urine by supercritical fluid chromatography - tandem mass spectrometry (SFC-MS / MS)."

The award ceremony took place on December 15, 2021.

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Last modified: 2021-03-04