Awards

Eawags researchers are often being awarded for their outstanding research and accomplishments with national and international Awards.

Janet Hering receives «Distinguished Women in Chemistry 2015 Award»
Janet Hering receives «Distinguished Women in Chemistry 2015 Award»
Awards Year Award Winners
Honorary Fellowship, IHE Delft 2017 Janet Hering
Thomson Reuters: Highly Cited Researchers 2016 in Environment/Ecology 2016 Adriano Joss, Christa McArdell, Hansruedi Siegrist, Ole Seehausen
Volz-Award: Best PhD thesis in Ecology & Evolution, University of Bern 2016 David Marques
ETHZ-Medal, for PhD thesis 2016 Sarah Pati
ETHZ-Medal, for PhD thesis 2016 Kirsten Oswald
ETHZ-Medal, for PhD thesis 2016 Bastianus Vries
Otto Jaag Waterprotection Prize 2016 Hanspeter Zöllig
University Award for students, master thesis, Bauhaus-University Weimar 2016 Ulrike Feldmann
IWA Fellow, for the period 2016-2020 2016 Kris Villez
Prize for young researchers 2015, Bettencourt Schueller Foundation 2016 Clément Vulin
Kilham Memorial Lecture, International Society of Limnology 2016 Ole Seehausen
Energy Globe National Award Morocco 2016 Bouziane Outiti

 

Thomson Reuters: Highly Cited Researchers 2015 in Environment/Ecology 2015 Adriano Joss, Christa McArdell,
Hansruedi Siegrist, Urs von Gunten
Otto Jaag Waterprotection Prize 2015 Christoph Moschet
ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis 2015 Theodora Stewart
ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis 2015 Fabian Soltermann
ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis 2015 Christoph Moschet
Membership of the US National Academy of Engineering 2015 Janet Hering
Luce Grivat Prize 2015 Yang Yue
Young Scientist SETAC GLB Award 2015 Christoph Moschet
Young Scientist SETAC GLB Award 2015 Alena Tierbach
Swiss Academies Award for Transdisciplinary Research (Swiss td-award):
Early Career Achievement Award
2015 Sabine Hoffmann
Distinguished Women in Chemistry 2015 Award 2015 Janet Hering
Harvey M. Rosen Memorial Award 2015 Elisabeth Salhi, Urs von Gunten et al.
Theodosius-Dobzhansky-Preis 2015 Catherine Wagner
National Award for Outstanding Doctorial Studies des Chinese Scholarship Council 2015 Yang Yue
SETAC Europe: RifCon Award for the best publication in ecotoxicology 2015 Hannah Schug
Professorship under the CAS President’s International Fellowship for Distinguished Scientists, Chinese Academy of Sciences 2015 Urs von Gunten

 

Thomson Reuters: Highly Cited Researchers 2014 in Environment/Ecology 2014 Christa McArdell, Hansruedi Siegrist,
Urs von Gunten
Otto Jaag Waterprotection Prize 2014 Lisa Scholten
ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis 2014 Tobias Sommer
ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis 2014 Pascal Wunderlin
ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis 2014 Heidi Käch
ETHZ-Medal for Master thesis 2014 Michael Besmer
Thesis of the year, Malmö University 2014 Alma Mašic
IWA 2014 Project Innovation Award: Global - Honor Award for Blue Diversion

2014

Tove Larsen et al.

Huber Technology Prize 2014 "Zukunft Wasser"

2014

Alexandra Fumasoli

IWA 2014 Project Innovation Award: Europe & West Asia - Winner in the
Applied Research Category for Blue Diversion
2014 Tove Larsen et al.
CSD Environment Prize 2014 Adrien Gaudard
Luce Grivat Prize 2014 Isabel Kiefer
Prix ARPEA - François Lancoud 2014 Isabel Kiefer

IAMOT Research Publication Award

2014

Bernhard Truffer

SETAC Europe: RifCon Award Best Publication 2014 Stephan Fischer

 

Luce Grivat Prize for his PhD thesis at EPFL 2013 David Weissbrodt
Award for the advancement of engineering
education at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, ZA
2013 Eawag

Faure Award, International Association of GeoChemistry

2013

Marco Ratti

Otto Jaag Waterprotection Prize 2013 Francesca Verones

ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis

2013

Flavio Piccapietra

ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis

2013

Remo Freimann

Innovation Prize canton Zug

2013

Rittmeyer AG, Eawag

Review Award, Environmental Science & Technology

2013

Laura Sigg

PEGNet Best Practice Award

2013

Sandec, ETHZ Nadel

Best Dissertation Award, Foundation „Wissenschaft und Gesellschaft an der Universität Konstanz“

2013

Philip Leifeld

Paul-Crutzen-Prize

2013

Christoph Moschet

Best Paper Award, Journal of Regional Studies

2013

Bernhard Truffer

Südwestmetall Förderpreis für seine Dissertation an der Universität Konstanz

2013

Philip Leifeld

Young Scholar Award for Best Dissertation der SVPW für seine Dissertation an der Universität Genf 2013 Manuel Fischer

Best Paper Award, Journal Integrated Environmental Assessment and Management

2013

Peter Reichert

 

3M Foundation-Award: Innovation for the improvement of people’s lives 2012 Matthias Saladin, Fundación SODIS

Award for significant contribution to the advancement of engineering education
at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, ZA

2012

Eawag

Otto Jaag Waterprotection Prize 2012 Sebastian Stoll

Dr. J.E. Brandenberger Foundation Award

2012

Martin Wegelin

Review Award, Environmental Science & Technology   Roman Ashauer
Chris Freeman Award of the European Association for the Study of Science and Technology (EASST)   Markard Jochen, Bernhard Truffer

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation: Special Recognition Award as part of the 'Re-invent the Toilet' competition

2012

Tove Larsen et al.

Biennial Medal of the International Environmental Modelling & Software Society

2012

Peter Reichert

Water for Life Award der Vereinten Nationen (UN)

2012

Matthias Saladin, Fundación SODIS

Volz-Award: Best Master thesis in Ecology & Evolution, University of Bern

2012

Julian Junker
Best PhD in Biology, University of Bern

2012

Schweizer Manuel
Swiss Environmental Prize 2011: Recognition Award

2012

Marc Böhler, Hansruedi Siegrist

 

IWA Development Solutions Award

2011

Sandec

Otto Jaag Waterprotection Prize

2011

Saskia Zimmermann

ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis 2011 Andreas Kretschmann
ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis 2011 Marius Vital
Paul-Crutzen-Prize

2011

Andreas Kretschmann

Outstanding Doctoral Dissertation Award: CH2M Hill/AEESP 2011 Lee D. Bryant
Eawag Award 2011 Jürg Hoigné
Zurich Climate Prize: Special prize 2011 Marc Böhler, Sandra Büttner, Hansruedi Siegrist
Top Science Paper 2010: Environmental Science & Technology 2011 Damian Helbling, Juliane Hollender, Hans-Peter Kohler, Heinz Singer, Kathrin Fenner

 

Muelheim Water Award

2010

Eawag, Thomas Egli, Frederik Hammes

Otto Jaag Waterprotection Prize

2010

Linda Roberts

ETHZ-Medal for PhD thesis 2010 Monireh Faramarzi
Dutch Zoology Prize 2010 Martine Maan
Watt d'Or-Diploma category society : Gordola - sustainable water supply 2010 Hans Balmer