Honors and Awards

The First Lifetime Achievement Award of the Rebeiz Foundation of Basic Research was presented to Govindjee in 2007


The Communication Award of the International Society of Photosynthesis Research (ISPR) was presented to Govindjee at the 14th International Congress of Photosynthesis Research in July, 2007



Society of Experimental Biology Bulletin, October 2007

A Special Issue of "Photosynthesis Research" Celebrating Govindjee's 50 years in photosynthesis research , 2007


Guest Editorial, Part A, by Julian Eaton-Rye

Guest Editorial, Part B, by Julian Eaton-Rye

Govindjee was honored at an International Symposium in November, 2008

The Liberal Arts and Science Alumni Achievement Award was presented to Govindjee in 2008

A Special Issue of "Photosynthesis Research" at Govindjee's 80th birthday, 2013


Guest Editorial by S. Allakhverdiev, J.-R. Shen and G.T. Edwards

A Tribute by Julian Eaton-Rye

Celebration of Govindjee's 80th (really 81st) birthday in The Czech Republic, 2013—has nice photos

On Teaching of Z-Scheme by Govindjee, 2014—has nice photos; also see comments by students (in the Supplementary Material )

Govindjee received the 2015 Prof. B.M. Johri Memorial Award of the Society of Plant Research on February 5, 2016, in Delhi, India :

Photo of the Day


The Award

The Citation

Foreword by Julian Eaton-Rye to the Special Issue of Photosynthetica honoring Govindjee at his 85th birthday, volume 56 (issue 1), Pp. 1-477, 2018

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December 3, 2016