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News releases from AOCS

 

Elsevier and AOCS Press Announce Publishing Alliance
June 9, 2015

Elsevier, a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, and AOCS Press, part of the American Oil Chemists’ Society and a publisher advancing the science and technology of fats and oils, today announced that the companies have formed a publishing alliance for food science and chemistry content. It will support the research of those working in lipid science and technology, fats and oils chemistry, and food science and nutrition. Read the full release. (.pdf)

 

Journal of the American Oil Chemists’ Society seeks Editor-in-Chief
June 5, 2015

The American Oil Chemists’ Society (AOCS) seeks candidates for the Editor-in-Chief position of the Journal of the American Oil Chemists’ Society (JAOCS) , a peer-reviewed, monthly journal publishing research papers, invited reviews, letters to the editor, and short communications that add significantly to the body of knowledge concerning the science and technology of fats, oils, oilseed proteins, and related materials. Read the full release. (.pdf)

 

AOCS and Society of Cosmetic Chemists Announce Collaborative Programming
November 18, 2014

AOCS and Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) signed a formal memorandum of understanding to collaborate in developing programming targeted for the cosmetic industry for the 106th AOCS Annual Meeting and Industry Showcases in Orlando, Florida, May 3–6, 2015. The agreement came after both societies acknowledged the importance of sharing technology, information, and analytical methods in the development of cosmetics and personal care products; and providing new avenues for professional development for members of both societies. Read the full release. (.pdf)

 

AOCS Press Seeks Proposals
November 10, 2014

AOCS Press (www.aocs.org/books) seeks proposals from qualified publishing partners with demonstrated ability to improve the effectiveness and financial contribution of its book publishing program. Proposals are due December 22, 2014. Read the full AOCS Press RFP. (.pdf)

 

Journal of Surfactants and Detergents Editor-in-Chief
May 23, 2014

The American Oil Chemists’ Society (AOCS) seeks candidates for the Editor-in-Chief position of the Journal of Surfactants and Detergents (www.aocs.org/journals/jsd.cfm), a peer-reviewed, bimonthly (six issues per year) journal publishing research papers and reviews in the area of surfactants and detergents. Read detailed job description.

 

Web Developer
April 9, 2014

AOCS seeks a web developer who will be responsible for generating and maintaining the programming of web pages and applications for new and existing products and services on the AOCS website and hosted domains. Read detailed job description.

 

Science Writer AOCS
April 8, 2014

International scientific organization based near a major research university seeks science writer to develop, research, and produce science- and business-related content for a wide variety of media. Read detailed job description.

 

105th AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo Heads to San Antonio
December 4, 2013

Fats and oils professionals from around the globe will gather in San Antonio from May 4-7, 2014 for the 105th AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo, held at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center. Read release.

 

AOCS Young Scientist Research Award
March 12, 2013

AOCS is proud to announce that Michael A.R. Meier, Professor, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany will receive the 2013 AOCS Young Scientist Research Award. Read release.

 

AOCS Announces 2013 Stephen S. Change Award Recipient
March 12, 2013

AOCS is proud to announce that Alejandro G. Marangoni, Professor and Tier I Canada Research Chair Food, Health and Aging, University of Guelph, Canada will receive the 2013 Stephen S. Chang Award.  Read release.

 

SUPELCO/Nicholas Pelick–AOCS Research Award
March 12, 2013

The AOCS is pleased to announce that Nissim Garti, Professor, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel will receive the 2013 Supelco/Nicholas Pelick–AOCS Research Award.  Read release.

 

AOCS Announces 2013 Fellows
March 12, 2013

AOCS is proud to announce our 2013 AOCS Fellows.  Read release.

 

AOCS Announces 2013 Corporate Achievement Award
March 12, 2013

AOCS is proud to announce that Ladang Tai Tak (Malaysia) and partners CSIRO (Australia) and IHMS Sdn Bhd (Malaysia) will receive the 2013 AOCS Corporate Achievement Award. Read release.

 

New Release: Canola and Rapeseed: Production, Processing, Food Quality, and Nutrition
January 31, 2013

AOCS Press announces the release of Canola and Rapeseed Production, Processing, Food Quality, and Nutrition. In this collection, experienced researches present the most recent information regarding the health relevance, pharmacological properties, technological advances, and application opportunities of the components of canola and rapeseed. Read release.

 

New Release: Tocotrienols: Vitamin E Beyond Tocopherols,
2nd Edition
January 31, 2013


AOCS Press announces the release of Tocotrienols: Vitamin E Beyond Tocopherols, 2nd Edition, A follow-up to the first-ever scientific
compilation of tocotrienol research, Tocotrienols: Vitamin E Beyond Tocopherols. Read release.

 

Richard Cantrill Accepts Chief Science Officer and Technical Director Position
November 16, 2012


Dr. Richard Cantrill is now chief science officer and technical director of AOCS, an association that provides resources for sharing scientific information and knowledge, and will report directly to Patrick Donnelly, CEO of AOCS. Read release.

 

AOCS/JOCS Releases First Validated Direct Method for Glycidyl Fatty Acid Esters
May 10, 2012

AOCS and the Japan Oil Chemists’ Society (JOCS) released the first validated direct method for glycidyl fatty acid esters in edible oils, AOCS/JOCS Official Method Cd 28-10. The method marks the first analytical collaboration between the two organizations. Read release.

 

Patrick Donnelly named CEO of AOCS
January 12, 2012

The search is over: Patrick Donnelly is the new chief executive officer of AOCS, effective January 30, 2012. Read release.

 

 

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