Prof. Mohanty Awarded Royal Society of Canada Medal


Prof. Amar Mohanty, director of U of G’s Bioproducts Discovery and Development Centre (BDDC) and an internationally recognized leader in bioplastics and biocomposites used in everything from car parts to consumer goods, is this year’s recipient of the prestigious Miroslaw Romanowski Medal, from the Royal Society of Canada.

The annual award recognizes significant scientific contributions toward solving environmental problems or improving ecosystem quality. Established in 1994 and named for internationally renowned metrologist Miroslaw Romanowski, the medal also includes a lecture series for the award recipient.

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U of G news link and Royal Society of Canada press release.