Prof. Omar Yaghi has been awarded the esteemed Science for the Future Ernest Solvay Prize by Syensqo. This accolade celebrates chemistry leaders whose breakthroughs are shaping the future of the field and humanity. Yaghi is being recognized for his pioneering work on reticular materials, including metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) and covalent organic frameworks (COFs), which offer innovative solutions for addressing challenges like water scarcity, air pollution, and energy production. The prize aims to shine a light on the role of science and chemistry in tackling urgent global problems.

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