Two Iranian scientists announced as winners of the COMSTECH Awards 2021


IROST, the national focal point of the COMSTECH in the Islamic Republic of Iran, is proud to announce that two Iranian scientists are the winners of the COMSTECH Awards 2021. These Awards are conferred biennially in 'Basic Sciences' and in 'Excellence in Science and Technology ' to recognize the outstanding research work carried out by the scientists who are citizens of and working in OIC member states. Each award carries a certificate, a shield of honor, and a cash prize and will be presented to the winners by the President of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan/ Chairman of COMSTECH during the next General Assembly Meeting. From the nine Award categories, two Iranian candidates have won in their respective categories:


1- COMSTECH Lifetime Achievement Award in Chemistry 2021 (US$5,000)

Ali A. Mosavi-Movahadi
Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Tehran


2. COMSTECH Award for the Best Scientific Book (US$3,000)

Esmael Ghavanloo
Associate Professor, Shiraz University
Shiraz, Iran


It is worth noting that the winners of the COMSTECH Award 2021 were scientists from Iran, Pakistan, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, Egypt, and Bangladesh.