This award is given annually to the best student paper published (or accepted) during the past year. In order to qualify, the senior author must be a member of SETAC and be a student or recent graduate reporting on research conducted as a student, but not postdoctoral research.
All submitted papers are considered for this award. The Best Student Paper will be determined when the ET&C Best Paper shortlist is identified.
Francesca Giss, University of Wollongong, 2015
A robust bioassay to assess the toxicity of metals to the Antarctic marine microalga Phaeocyctis antarctica
Ryan Prosser, University of Guelph, 2014
Toxicity of biosolids-derived triclosan and triclocarban to six crop species
Yamini Gopalapillai, University of Guelph, 2013
Effect of major cations (Ca2+, Mg2+, NA+, K+) and anions (SO2-4, CI-, NO-3) on Ni accumulation and toxicity in aquatic plan (Lemma minor L.): Implications for Ni risk assessment
Michel Lavoie, INRS-ETE, 2012
Influence of essential elements on cadmium uptake and toxicity in a unicellular green alga: The protective effect of trace zinc and cobalt concentrations
The awardee will be announced at the SETAC North America 36th Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah , 1- 5 November 2015.