Giovanni Fanchini is the Western's Petro Canada "Young Innovator" for 2013
Dr. Giovanni Fanchini has won The Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award for 2013-14 for Western University.
The announcement reads, "We are pleased to announce that Prof. Giovanni Fanchini has received the Western University's Petro-Canada Young Innovator Award for 2013-2014. This award was established to recognize, promote and support outstanding new faculty researchers whose work is particularly innovative, impacts positively on the learning environment in the department in which they study, and has the potential to be of significance to society at large. The program is intended to help attract and retain bright young minds at Canadian Universities and to help researchers launch their scholarly careers and enable them to carry their research forward".