Peter A. Thrower Award

"... distinguished contributions and accomplishments of an individual that have significantly influenced the advancement of research in the science and technology of carbon materials and have contributed to the collaboration of carbon researchers worldwide."

Michio Inagaki (2011): The accomplishments of Professor Inagaki encompass his prolific and outstanding scientific work as well as his tireless efforts in fostering international cooperation over the past 48 years. His hundreds of publications, reviews and books, in almost a dozen distinct research areas, are extremely impressive, as are his efforts in organizing and coordinating the activities that culminated in the formation of the Asian Association of Carbon Groups.

Peter A. Thrower (2007)