Alicia Durán 2022 Otto Schott Research Award

Alicia Durán 2022 Otto Schott Research Award


The Board of Trustees of the Ernst Abbe Fund has awarded Alicia Durán, CSIC researcher, with the2022 Otto Schott Research Award. The award will be presented at the 26th International Glass Congress (ICG) in Berlin from 3 to 8 July 2022.

The Otto Schott Research Award for outstanding scientific achievements was first presented in 1991. Since then, this award has been presented every two years to recognize excellent researchers for their scientific and technological achievements in basic and applied research in the fields of glass, glass-ceramic and related advanced materials. This research award is governed by the Stifterverband für die Deutsche Wissenschaft and presented on an international basis. For this reason, the list of distinguished award winners includes the names of researchers from the U.S.A., Russia, Japan, China and other European countries, as well as physicists and chemists from Germany. Alicia Durán is the first Spanish researcher reaching this prestigious award.