Prof. Seda Kesin Avcı from our Chemical and Biological Engineering Department was selected for the list of “The World’s 20 Most Extraordinary Women of Science” by ChERD [Chemical Engineering Research and Design], one of the world’s most distinguished journals in chemical engineering. With her research aimed at finding solutions to global warming and climate change, which we happen to face as the primary problems ofour planet today, Prof. Keskin Avcı became one of the 20 women researchers who left their mark on their respective fields. ChERD shared recipients’s research with its readers in a special issue, aiming to also draw attention to gender inequality in chemical engineering.