Showing results matching between Jan 2004 and Oct 2014
Dec 4, 2009
Herman van Campenhout to join a Dutch company as CEO
Amsterdam, 4 December 2009 - Elsevier announced today the appointment of Youngsuk “Y.S.” Chi, the company’s Vice Chairman, to serve as Chief Executive Officer of Elsevier’s Science & Technology (S&T) Division. The appointment follows the decision by division CEO Herman...
Sep 3, 2009
WASHINGTON, Sept. 3 2009 - The OSA Foundation today announced the receipt of $25,000 from Optics Communications in support of the Emil Wolf Outstanding Student Paper Competition. Finalists for the competition were also announced. The Wolf Competition recognizes innovation, research...
Jul 9, 2009
Elsevier Foundation Calls for Grants by August 1st to Promote Academic Diversity and Research in the Developing World
New York, 9 July 2009 – The Elsevier Foundation is accepting new grant proposals for its 2009 Innovative Libraries in Developing Countries and New Scholars programs through August 1st. Sponsored by Elsevier, a leading global publisher of scientific, technical and...
Jul 2, 2009
Research4Life Demonstrates Profound Impact on Scholarly Landscape
London, 2 July 2009 – The partners of Research4Life announced today that a new research impact analysis has demonstrated a dramatic rise in research output by scientists in the developing world since 2002. By comparing absolute growth in published research...
Jun 25, 2009
Elsevier Releases Results of Alternative Energy Research Leadership Study Identifying Top 25 Institutions Worldwide
Over 1000 Members of the Research Community View Webcast to Learn About Findings and New Performance Measurement Method
Amsterdam, 25 June 2009 – Elsevier, a world-leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, today announced results of its SciVal Spotlight Alternative Energy Research Leadership study. Analyzing the work of 3,000 research institutions from across the...
Jun 17, 2009
Elsevier Honored as "The Most Influential Publisher of the Last 100 Years in BioMedicine and the Life Sciences" by the Special Libraries Association
SLA Centennial Observance Chooses 20 Elsevier journals among 100 Most Influential Journals in Past Century
Amsterdam, 17 June, 2009 – Elsevier has been awarded the "The Most Influential Publisher of the Last 100 Years in BioMedicine and the Life Sciences" at the Special Library Association’s (SLA) Centennial conference on Tuesday, June 16th in Washington DC....
Jun 8, 2009
Sigma Theta Tau International Foundation for Nursing launches Nurse Faculty Mentored Leadership Development program with support from The Elsevier Foundation
New Nurse Faculty Mentored Leadership Development program will address faculty shortage
Indianapolis, 8 June 2009 – Sigma Theta Tau International Foundation for Nursing has been awarded a US $200,000 grant by The Elsevier Foundation to support a new Nurse Faculty Mentored Leadership Development (NFMLD) pilot program focused on retaining and building...
Apr 22, 2009
First and Second Prize Winners Design Life Science Tools of the Future
Amsterdam, April 22, 2009 - Elsevier, a leading global healthcare and scientific publisher, has announced the winners of the Elsevier Grand Challenge. The competition, launched in June 2008, invited researchers to prototype tools dealing with the ever-increasing amount of online...
Mar 31, 2009
Amsterdam, 31 March 2009 – Elsevier, a leading global healthcare and scientific publisher, has announced the winners in the Elsevier Article 2.0 Contest, a competition challenging individuals to develop creative and useful solutions for rendering journal articles on the web....
Jan 26, 2009
Elsevier Foundation Announces over $500,000 in New Grants for Innovation in Nursing Leadership, Libraries in Developing Countries and Diversity in Academia
New program launched to support new Nursing Faculty
Amsterdam, 26 January 2009 – The Elsevier Foundation has announced today that it has committed a total of $555,000 in grants to ten institutions from around the world in support of initiatives that promote the work of libraries and scholars...
Jan 20, 2009
Acquisition announced today
Burlington, MA, 20 January 2009 - Elsevier, the world’s leading publisher of scientific, technical and medical information products and services, announced today the acquisition of the publishing assets of William Andrew, Inc. ("William Andrew"). Over the last 18 months, Elsevier...
Jan 6, 2009
Scientists Assess Life Science Tools to Accelerate Science
Amsterdam, January 6, 2009 - Elsevier, a leading global healthcare and scientific publisher, has announced the four finalists chosen in the Elsevier Grand Challenge, a competition inviting researchers to prototype tools dealing with the ever-increasing amount of online life sciences...
Dec 8, 2008
Winners Announced at International Semantic Web Conference
New York, 8 December 2008 - The winners have been announced for the Semantic Web Challenge which took place at the International Semantic Web Conference in Karlsruhe, Germany, from October 26-30, 2008. Determined by a jury consisting of leading experts...
Dec 2, 2008
Starting in January 2009, Elsevier will be the official publisher of quarterly journal
Amsterdam, 2 December 2008 - Elsevier is delighted to announce that starting in January 2009, it will be the official publisher of the quarterly peer-reviewed journal Energy for Sustainable Development on behalf of the International Energy Initiative (IEI). “Sustainable development...
Sep 18, 2008
Eight Elsevier Books Win First Prize at BMA Medical Book Competition
Amsterdam, September 18, 2008 – Elsevier is pleased to announce that eight of its professional and scholarly books were honored at the annual BMA Medical Book Competition ceremony in London on September 9th 2008. An additional 19 Elsevier books were...