Professor Emeritus William Nazaroff received the Pettenkofer Award at the Indoor Air 2018 Conference. The Pettenkofer Award is the highest award given by the Academy of Fellows of the International Society of Indoor Air Quality and Climate.
The award is bestowed on an individual in recognition of outstanding work in advancing the indoor air sciences.
The medal commemorates the achievements of Prof. Max von Pettenkofer (1818-1901) as the founder of modern hygiene and for his pioneering work on CO2 and indoor air quality.
Read William Nazaroff's editorial on Max von Pettenkofer (Indoor Air, 2012)