We are pleased to announce the winners and runners-up of the 2020 PSE Model-Based Innovation Prizes. They are...


The winning publication for the €3000 prize is:

System model development and computer experiments for continuous API manufacturing by Boung Wook Lee*, Kehua Yin, Yangmu Chloe Liu, Alexander O’Brien of CMC Statistics, Biostatics, GlaxoSmithKline, USA; John J. Peterson, Greg S. Stockdale of Product Development & Supply, GlaxoSmithKline, USA. Published in Chemical Engineering Research and Design, Elsevier.


The publications that are joint winners of the €1000 runners-up prizes are:

Primary Drying Optimization in Pharmaceutical Freeze-Drying: A Multivial Stochastic Modeling Framework by Gabriele Bano, Riccardo De-Luca, Fabrizio Bezzo, Massimiliano Barolo* of CAPE-Lab, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Padova, Italy; Emanuele Tomba, Agnese Marcelli of GSK, Siena, Italy. Published in Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, American Chemical Society.

Integrated mathematical models for drinking water reservoirs and constructed wetlands as a tool for restoration planning by Amira Siniscalchi, Jimena Di Maggio, Vanina Estrada, M. Soledad Diaz* of Planta Piloto de Ingeniería Química (PLAPIQUI), Universidad Nacional del Sur (UNS)-CONICET, Argentina. Published in Journal of Hydrology, Elsevier.