Congratulations to Dr. Abhijeet Bapat. Dr. Bapat was recently selected as one of the four finalists for the DSM Science and Technology Award, Americas 2013. The four finalists were invited to present their graduate research at a special award symposium at the Fall 2013 American Chemical Society meeting in Indianapolis, IN.
Here is a link to the DSM press release about the event.
Dr. Bapat is a graduate of the SMU Chemistry Doctoral Program and is currently a Polymer Research Scientist at Alcon Laboratories Inc.