North Gazette News/Shimla
HP University Prof G S Chauhan was on Monday conferred CG Merchant Award sponsored by the Lucid Group of Companies, Mumbai,
Chauhan was conferred with award at the XXIXth Annual Conference of the Association of Carbohydrate Chemists and Technologists of India (ACCTI) which started at IISER, Mohali today which is being presided over by Dr P S Ahuja, Director General, CSIR.
Chauhan, who is at present Brain Pool Invited Scientist in South Korea, has been awarded for his contribution in the field of Carbohydrate Polymers and Waste Biomass Utilization for developing many specialty technological products of contemporary importance.
The award carries a citation and cash prize, and honour to deliver a special lecture.
It is second time that Professor Chauhan has been awarded and honored by the same platform/ Association for his research contribution. Earlier in 2011, he was awarded ACCTI best research publication.