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Introducing the award

This award is an initiative of Elsevier Publishing that aims to recognize the talent and dedication of researchers worldwide.

One of the criteria used in the selection of the winners is the number of articles published in the Scopus authorship and citations. Since the creation of the Scopus Award in 2006, the award has promoted many Latin American researchers.


We would like to congratulate all the 2012 award winners

The presentation was held on 4th October 2012 at a gala dinner - view the award video below or on YouTube.
You can also view a photo gallery of the event.

Winners

The winners from the 2012 awards are shown below. Winners from all previous years can be seen by visiting the Winners page.


Ganadores

Dr. Guillermo Torre Amione

Medicina y Ciencias de la Salud
Dr. Guillermo Torre Amione
Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey

Scopus profile

Dr. Carloas Artemio Coello Coello

Ingenieria
Dr. Carloas Artemio Coello Coello
Centro de Investigacion y de Estudios Avanzados del IPN

Scopus profile

Dr. Ignacio Norberto Lobato Garcia-Mijab

Ciencias Socialas
Dr. Ignacio Norberto Lobato Garcia-Mijab
Instituto Tecnológico Autónoma de México

Dr. Alfredo Martinez Jimenez

Biotecnologia y Ciencias Agropecuarias
Dr. Alfredo Martinez Jimenez
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Scopus profile

Dra. Maria Elena Teresa Medina-Mora Icaza

Humanidades y Ciencias de la Conducta
Dra. Maria Elena Teresa Medina-Mora Icaza
Instituto Nacional de Psiquitria Ramon de la Fuente

Scopus profile

Dr. Miguel Jose Yacaman

Física-Matemáticas y Cinecias de la Tierra
Dr. Miguel José Yacaman
Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León

Scopus profile

Dr. Trevor Williams

Biología y Química
Dr. Trevor Williams
Instituto de Ecología, A.C.

Scopus profile

Ganadores Especiales

Mtra. Mónica Aspe Bernal

Reconocimiento Especial Scopus 2012 al Impulso Gubernamental des las nuevas tecnologías de la información y el conocimiento para México
Mtra. Mónica Aspe Bernal
Coordinadora de la Sociedad de la Información y el Conocimiento, SCT

Dr José Narro Robles

Reconocimiento Especial Scopus 2012 a la Excelencia y Trayectoria Académica
Dr José Narro Robles
Rector de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México

Scopus profile

Background

The Scopus award was granted to researchers - affiliated to institutions at the country - that had the highest number of articles published and citations received in the major research areas of the country.

Application Process

The 2012 Scopus award was granted to researchers affiliated to institutions in Mexico that had the highest number of articles published and citations received in the main areas of knowledge in Scopus.

The Scopus Author Identifier tools, Match / unmatch Authors , H Index and Citation Tracker are used to refine the results of searches and get the numbers of articles and citations.

Judges

The local consortium (S&T Ministry) / National Research Institute evaluated the list and checked the awards winners’ names with the national researchers repository.

Contact

More information:

http://www.americalatina.elsevier.com/sul/pt-br/eventos/premio_scopus.php

http://www.elseviermexico.com/Premios_Scopus/