Neue and Molnar Awarded

July 12, 2006

The 6th Balaton Symposium on High-Performance Separation Methods was held in Si?fok, Hungry. The first Balaton Conference in 1955 was sponsored by the Chromatographic Group of the Hungarian Chemical Society. In the past ten years, the society has increased in size and recognition. The symposium included more than 30 oral and nearly 140 poster presentations with more than 360 registered delegates from 23 countries.

The 6th Balaton Symposium on High-Performance Separation Methods was held in Sifok, Hungry. The first Balaton Conference in 1955 was sponsored by the Chromatographic Group of the Hungarian Chemical Society. In the past ten years, the society has increased in size and recognition. The symposium included more than 30 oral and nearly 140 poster presentations with more than 360 registered delegates from 23 countries.

During the symposium, several individuals were recognized for their accomplishments in the separations sciences field. Director of External Research at Waters Corporation (Milford, Massachuetts) and LCGC author and reviewer Uwe D. Neue was presented with the 2005 Halasz Medal Award. Imre Molnar of the Molnar Research Institute (Berlin, Germay) and a long-time member of the LCGC editorial board, was presented with the 2005 Csaba Horvath memorial Award.