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Edith Oyen wins two awards at her graduation ceremony

11.12.2015 - 11.12.2015

Edith received the prestigious Ilya Prigogine award for the impressive scores obtained during her studies, as well as the VIrBr award for her outstanding Msc. thesis. Congratulations, Edith!

During the official VUB graduation ceremony on December 11th, Edith Oyen was awarded with the prestigious Ilya Prigogine award for the impressive scores obtained during her studies, as well as the VIrBr award for her outstanding Msc. thesis entitled "Reologie van rationaal ontworpen peptidehydrogelen".

Edith's thesis was the result of a colaboration between FYSC and the Organic Chemistry group at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. It combines synthesis and rheological characterisation of peptide hydrogels.

Congratulations Edith!