For his original and fundamental breakthroughs in microbial synthesis of fuel and chemicals from renewable resources and CO2. The decision made by the Board of Trustees is based on the scientific contribution in the field of synthetic biology. Among his many scientific achievements is the company established by him which produces isobotonol which is used as an alternative fuel to fossil fuels and is used by airlines. Another company is being set up these days. The establishment of the active companies indicates a high level of applicability and breakthrough in this field. A combination of basic research and applied research at a high level indicates a world-leading breakthrough research in the field of bio-energy.