(Jens Kehlet Nørskov. Photo: Lars Svankjær)
On 7 October (the birthday of Niels Bohr) her Majesty the Queen presented the Niels Bohr International Gold Medal to the Danish engineer, physicist and catalysis researcher Professor Jens Kehlet Nørskov.
Jens Kehlet Nørskov is employed as a professor at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) and has previously been employed as a professor and head of centre at Stanford University in California for several years.
Jens Kehlet Nørskov was also recognised for his work in 2015
when he was awarded the Carlsberg Foundation Research Prize.
Read about the prize award and
watch a video with Jens Kehlet Nørskov.