Professor Prashant Jain and his colleagues report they can use light to drive two-electron chemical reactions, enhancing a method for converting CO2 into hydrocarbons.
- Prashant Jain has received a 2017 Campus Distinguished Promotion Award.
- Prashant Jain was chosen as the Kavli Foundation Emerging Lecturer for the Fall 2017 ACS meeting.
- Four University of Illinois chemists, Prashant K. Jain, Jeffrey S. Moore, Catherine Jones Murphy and Ralph G. Nuzzo were among the most highly cited authors as determined by Elsevier Scopus Data.
- Professor Prashant K. Jain has been selected to receive a National Science Foundation CAREER award.
- The Journal of Physical Chemistry and the ACS Physical Chemistry Division have announced that Prof. Prashant K. Jain is this year's recipient of the Journal of Physical Chemistry C Lectureship Award.
- Assistant Professor of Chemistry Prashant K. Jain has received a 2015 3M Non-Tenured Faculty Award, which recognizes outstanding new faculty who excel in research, experience, and academic leadership.
- Prashant K. Jain is one of seven recipients of the Beckman Young Investigator Award from the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation.
- Prashant Jain was named a 2014 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellow in Chemistry.
- The 2013 US Frontiers of Engineering will be hosted by DuPont on September 19-21, at the DuPont Hotel in Wilmington, Delaware.
- Recognizing exciting and innovative scientific research, DuPont named 14 young faculty members to its 2013 Class of Young Professors including UIUC Assistant Professor Prashant Jain.
- The American Chemical Society's Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry has chosen Professor Prashant K. Jain to receive the 2013 Unilever Award for Outstanding Young Investigator in Colloid and Surfactant Science.
- Two chemistry professors at the University of Illinois – Ryan C. Bailey and Prashant K. Jain – have been chosen as two of the world’s top young innovators by Technology Review, the world’s oldest technology magazine.
- Sulfur compounds in petroleum fuels have met their nano-structured match.
- The Department of Chemistry is pleased to announce that Dr. Prashant Jain will be joining our faculty beginning in the Fall 2011 academic semester.