Awards and Press Coverage

Awards, Press Coverage & other Achievements

This page features a list of Awards presented to Dr. Azizur Rahman, and a list of News articles covering his works.

Awards

2010  

  • The Best Paper Young Scientists Award from the Ocean’10, Sydney, Australia (Prizes: Certificate and $5000+Roundtrip travel fee and accommodation)

 

2008  

  • Third place award for a poster presentation from the Ocean ’08-MTS/IEEE International Conference, Canada (Prizes: Certificate and $2000+Roundtrip travel fee and accommodation)

 

2007

  • The President’s Honorary Award from the University of the Ryukyus, Okinawa, Japan (Awarded prizes: Certificate and Medal)
  • Travel Award from the Korean Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (KSBMB), Seoul, Korea (Awarded money: $2000)

 

2006  

  • Young Scientists Award from the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB) (Awarded prizes: Certificate and $ 2000+Roundtrip travel fee and accommodation)
  • The Best Paper Award from the International Union of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IUBMB), International Conference of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Kyoto, Japan
  • Young Investigator Award from the 20th International Symposium on Microscale Bioseparations (MSB2006), Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Prizes: Certificate and $1000)
  • Student Award from the 7th International Conference on Systems Biology (ICSB-2006), Yokohama, Japan (Awarded money: $2000)
  • Travel Award from the International Society for Reef Studies–European Meeting (ISRS 2006), Bremen, Germany (Awarded money: $1200)

 

2005  

  • Young Scientist Award from the 7th International Marine Biotechnology Conference, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada (Awarded money: $1500)
  • Young Scientists Award from the 3rd International Proteomics Conference at the Grand Hotel, Taipei, Taiwan (Gold Medal, Roundtrip travel fee and accommodation )

 

2004  

  • LOCAP Award from the 10th International Coral Reef Symposium, Convention Center, Okinawa, Japan (Awarded money: $1000)

Press Coverage

This document (translated below) recorded the important scientific findings of Dr. Rahman when he was in Japan. In 2008, Dr. Rahman’s discoveries were published in Japanese famous newspaper “The RYUKYU SHIMPO”, Japanese TV, Radio, NHK news with many interviews in the media.

ENGLISH TRANSLATION

news-translation

In Germany (2011), he led a research team and discovered biomolecules in the mineral which has a very vital impact in environmental Sciences. This news (press release) was published in more than 100 scientific communities and journal’s news around the world.

Here are some links for press coverage on this event:

  1. http://www.asbmb.org/news.aspx?id=14312
  2. http://www.en.uni-muenchen.de/news/newsarchiv/2011/2011_rahman_corals.html
  3. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/08/110816120828.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Latest+Science+News%29
  4. http://esciencenews.com/sources/physorg/2011/08/16/how.soft.corals.defy.their.environment