The American Institute of Chemists (AIC) Chemical Pioneer Award recognizes chemists and chemical engineers who have made outstanding contributions advancing the science of chemistry or impacting the chemical industry or the chemical profession.
- Kenneth S. Suslick has been appointed the 76th Eastman Professor at the University of Oxford for the academic year 2018-2019.
- Kenneth Suslick will be awarded the annual Crano Memorial Award by the Akron ACS section at their general meeting held on April 26th.
- A professor of chemistry at the University of Illinois has been nationally recognized for demonstrating a “prolific spirit of innovation.”
- Suslick's sensors monitored pollutant exposure of Disney original artwork, like this 1928 'Steamboat Willie' celluloid, during a trip to China © Disney Enterprises, Inc., Courtesy of Walt Disney Animation Research Library.
- Kenneth Suslick is one of eight 2015 Camille and Henry Dreyfus Senior Scientist Mentor Awardees.
- Technology in common household humidifiers could enable the next wave of high-tech medical imaging and targeted medicine, thanks to a new method for making tiny silicone microspheres developed by chemists at the University of Illinois.
- Giving new meaning to the term "sonic boom", University of Illinois chemists have used sound to trigger microscopic explosions.
- Kenneth Suslick, of the Bioimaging Science and Technology Group and chemistry professor at Illinois, received the Innovation Transfer Award at the 2015 Innovation Celebration. As a collaboration among the University of Illinois, Parkland College, and the community, the Innovation Celebration recognizes local innovation and entrepreneurial excellence.
- Professor Mark Grinstaff, who has a joint appointment between the Boston University departments of Chemistry and Biomedical Engineering, was named a National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Charter Fellow in December 2012.
- The Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) visual indicator technology developed by Professor Ken Suslick and colleagues is being adapted by the U. S.
- Kenneth Suslick, Marvin T. Schmidt Professor of Chemistry, recently led a team of researchers that demonstrated a quick, simple method to identify infectious bacteria by smell using a low-cost array of printed pigments as a chemical sensor.
- Dr. Kenneth Suslick has been named the recepient of of a Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship. Suslick, the Marvin T. Schmidt professor of chemistry, works at the forefront of chemical sensing.
- Richard Helmich (Suslick group ) and Tim Kucharski (Boulatov group ) have been accepted to the 59th Meeting of Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany.
- Ken Suslick receives the 2009 Student Council Mentoring Award from the Acoustical Society of AmericaKen Suslick has received the 2009 Student Council Mentoring Award from the Acoustical Society of America.