Nissim Garti is full professor of Chemistry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem and is incumbent of the Ratner Chair of Chemistry. He has published over 400 peer-reviewed manuscripts, written 80 review chapters, edited 6 books, and holds 90 patents. Garti is member of the scientific boards of several scientific journals, and has received national and international awards, including the AOCS Chang Award, the Rockefeller Award, the IFT Award (2008), and Life Time Achievement Award (2009). Recently Garti's second (modified LLCs) invention was included in the Hall of Fame of The Hebrew University. The Food Society of Israel awarded him a Lifetime Achievement Award.