1989 Elected Member of Academia Europaea
1989 & 2001 Miller Visiting Professorship at Berkeley, UC, USA
1992 Honorary Doctorate, University of Stockholm, Sweden
1995 Selby Fellow, Australian Academy of Science
2000 Burroughs Wellcome Fund/Federation of American Soc. for Experimental Biol. Visiting Prof. Award in Basic Mesdical Sciences, Univ. California,
2002, Flintoff Medal, Royal Society of Chemistry, London, UK
2003 Foreign member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
2005 Elected to the Fellowship of The Royal Society London
2005 Awarded the Eni/Italgas Prize for Energy and Environment
2006 Awarded Novartis Prize and Medal of The Biochemistry Society
2007 Awarded Wheland Medal and Prize of the University of Chicago
2007-2010 President of the Inter. Society for Photosynthesis Research
2008 Arnon Lecture and Prize ( UC Berkeley )
2010 Honorary DSc ,University of East Anglia
2011 Sir Ernst Chain Distinguished Lecture (London, UK)
2013 Interdisciplinary Prize and Medal, Royal Society of Chemistry
2016 Porter Medal of the International Photochemical Societies
2016 Communication Award, International Soc. Photosynthesis Research
2017 Honorary Doc, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore
1987 C.I.L. Distinguished Lecturer, Brock University Canada:
1995 The Ostwald Lecturer, Max-Planck-Institüt für Biophysik,
1995 Selby Lecturer, Australian Academy of Sciences, Canberra
Burrough-Wellcome Fund Lecturer, UC Berkeley, USA:
2004 Stedman Lecture, Royal Society of Chemistry, University of
2005 Drummond Lecture, Queen Mary College London. UK.
BSA Distinguished Lecture at Brookhaven National Lab., USA,
2006 Italgas/ENI Prize Lecture, Calabria and Torino, Italy.
2006 Novartis Medal Lecture, BioSciences2006, Glasgow. UK.
2007 Wheland Medel Lectures, University of Chicago, USA.
2008 Daniel Arnon Lecture, University of California, Berkeley. USA
Lee Kuan Yew Distinguished Visitors Lectures, Singapore.
2010 University G8 Lecture on Energy, Torino, Italy.
2011 Sir Ernst Chain Distinguish Lecture, Imperial College London,
2012 Lectio Maigstralis, University of Torino, Italy.
2014 RSC Interdisciplinary Prize and Medal Lecture, RSC, London,
2016 Porter Medal Lecture, Asian Photochemistry Congress, Singapore
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