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Notre Dame researchers Brennecke, Kamat included in listing of top 100 chemists

Blog Post created by john simpson on Feb 22, 2011

South Bend Tribune (South Bend, Ind.: daily  circulation 70,703)
"Brennecke, Kamat included in listing of top 100  chemists"
February 14, 2011


Two University of Notre Dame researchers are included in a  new ranking of the top chemists of the past decade. Joan F.  Brennecke, Keating-Crawford Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular  Engineering and director of the Notre Dame Sustainable Energy Imitative, and  Prashant Kamat, Rev. John A. Zahm Professor of Science in the  Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and Radiation Lab and concurrent  professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering, are on a list of the 100 top  chemists published by the Times Higher Education group. The list is intended to  celebrate the achievements of 100 chemists who achieved the highest citation  impact scores for chemistry papers (articles and reviews) published since  January 2000... A member of AIChE, ACS and the American Society  for Engineering Education, Brennecke is past chair of the Council for Chemical  Research and currently serves on the editorial board of the journal Green  Chemistry... Kamat serves as executive editor of the Journal of Physical  Chemistry A/B/C, a leading publication of the American Chemical  Society. He is a member of the advisory board of the scientific journals  Langmuir, Research on Chemical Intermediates, Interface,  Electrochemical and Solid State Letters and International Journal of  Photoenergy.