Professor Javier Vela named an IUPAC Young Observer

Congratulations to Javier Vela for being selected to represent the United States as Young Observer at the IUPAC World Congress and General Assembly in Sao Paulo, Brazil in July 2017.

Established by the U.S. National Committee (USNC) for the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) in 1977 to foster interactions with internationally acclaimed scientists in various fields, the IUPAC Young Observer Program strives to introduce the work of IUPAC to a new generation of distinguished researchers and to provide them with an opportunity to address international scientific policy issues.