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AOCS Best Paper Awards

Recognizing outstanding technical papers published in peer-reviewed journals.

Edwin Frankel Award for Best Paper in Lipid Oxidation and Quality 

The AOCS Lipid Oxidation and Quality Division’s best paper award is presented annually to the authors of an outstanding paper relating to lipid oxidation or quality published during the past year in an AOCS journal published by Springer. The award is sponsored by Kalsec, Inc.
2015 Recipients
Ketinun Kittipongpittaya, Atikorn Panya, David Julian McClements, and Eric A. Decker for “Impact of Free Fatty Acids and Phospholipids on Reverse Micelles Formation and Lipid Oxidation in Bulk Oil.” (JAOCS 91:453-462)

Archer Daniels Midland Award 

The Archer Daniels Midland Award is presented annually to the authors of two outstanding papers relating to proteins and co-products published during the past year in an AOCS journal published by Springer. Archer Daniels Midland and the AOCS Protein and Co-Products Division sponsor the award.
Chemistry/Nutrition Category
This year’s recipients in the chemistry/nutrition category are
Karen M. Schaich for “Lipid Co-oxidation of Proteins: One Size Does Not Fit All.” (Inform 25:134-139)
Engineering/Technology Category
This year’s recipients in the engineering/technology category are
Na-Na Wu, Er-Li Zheng, Bin Tan, Zi Teng, Xiao-Quan Yang and Zhi-Ming Gao for “Physicochemical Properties Improvement of Soy Protein Using Divalent Ions During a Two-Step Fractionation Process.” (JAOCS 91:1235–1245)

The American Cleaning Institute Distinguished Paper Award 

The American Cleaning Institute (ACI) Award is presented annually to the authors of the best technical paper appearing during the preceding year in the Journal of Surfactants and Detergents (JSD), a publication of AOCS Press and Springer. The American Cleaning Institute, along with the AOCS Surfactants and Detergents Division sponsors the award.
2015 Recipients
Jean-Louis Salager, Lisbeth Manchego, Laura Márquez, Johnny Bullón and Ana Forgiarini for “Trends to Attain a Lower Interfacial Tension in a Revisited Pure Alkyl Polyethyleneglycol Surfactant–Alkane–Water Ternary System. Basic Concepts and Straightforward Guidelines for Improving Performance in Enhanced Oil Recovery Formulations.” (JSD 17:199-213)

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