Prof. Amy E. Herr of the UC, Berkeley is the recipient of the Analytical Chemistry 2012 Young Innovator Award. This award is sponsored by Analytical Chemistry and the Chemical and Biological Microsystems Society (CBMS). It recognizes the contributions of an individual who has demonstrated "exceptional technical advancement and innovation in the field of micro- or nanofluidics in his or her early career".
- 2011, Aaron Wheeler, University of Toronto
- 2010, Daniel Chiu,
University of Washington(UW)
- 2009, Jongyoon Han, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
- 2008, Joel Voldman, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)