Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gerhart Eigenberger, Germany,
is the laureate of the Jacques Villermaux Medal 2007.
He has been chosen for the award in recognition of his outstanding scientific contributions to chemical reaction and process engineering, his support of the Federation's Working Party on Chemical Reaction Engineering as a member and chairman and of the International Symposium on Chemical Reaction Engineering (ISCRE).
The award was presented at the opening ceremony of the 6th European European Congress of Chemical Engineering (ECCE-6) in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 17 September 2007 .