Air Liquide announces today the composition of the jury that in September 2016 will hand out the “Air Liquide Essential Molecules Challenge” Award.
The jury, chaired by François Darchis, Senior Vice-President, member of the Air Liquide group’s Executive Committee, supervising Innovation, has seven members, two of whom are eminent, internationally renowned scientists, and four Air Liquide experts, named “Fellows” in connection with the Group’s internal recognition program:
The Air Liquide Essential Molecules Challenge is open to academic teams, private Research & Development, start-ups, private or public institutes. They are invited to submit, until April 28, 2016, proposals for scientific breakthroughs on themes related to hydrogen, oxygen, and carbon dioxide molecules in particular.
The Air Liquide Scientific Award, which includes a cash prize of € 50,000 will be given to each winner. In addition, the Group will further fund up to € 1.5 million in joint collaborations with the laureates to mature their scientific proposals into market technologies.
For more information on the Air Liquide Essential Molecules Challenge: click here.
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