Josep Peñuelas named a 2017 Highly Cited Researcher by Clarivate Analytics. He is honored to rank among Clarivate Analytics top 1% of reseachers for most cited documents in Environment/Ecology
Josep Peñuelas one of the editors of the special issue on Hyperspectral Remote Sensing of Vegetation Traits and Function. Remote Sensing of Environment (2017).
The Jury for the Nature Mentoring Awards for Mentoring in Science 2017 has met in CREAF (Bellaterra, Catalonia, Spain) on Spetember 15th, 2017.
The jury, headed by Prof. Josep Penuelas, was made up for the following experts:
Josep Peñuelas has participated in the Global Change Biology Strategy Meeting.
The meeting took place in Oxford on September 12th, 2017
Prof Penuelas will participate as speaker in the celebration that will take place next day May 29 in Barcelona
The President of the Catalan Government, Carles Puigdemont, awarded the 2016 Ramon Margalef Prize in Ecology to Professor Josep Peñuelas. The event was held on 8 November 2016, at the Palau de la Generalitat, and included the attendance of the Minister of Territory and Sustainability, Josep Rull, and Professor Emeritus of the University of Barcelona and researcher at the Ecological and Forestry Applications Research Centre (CREAF), Jaume Terrades.
The Government of Catalonia created the Ramon Margalef Prize in 2004 to recognise scientist from around the world who have distinguished themselves in the field of ecological science. The award is also a tribute to the memory of Professor Margalef (Barcelona, 1919-2004), who conducted leading scientific and academic work in the field of modern ecology and was considered one of its greatest exponents in the world.
Figueres Town Hall has named Josep peñuelas an adoptive son at a ceremony held on 23 October 2016.
Entrevista a la revista La Terra (Unió de Pagesos)
Professor Josep Peñuelas has been appointed by the Estonian University of Life Sciences as Doctor Honoris causa, in base to his outstanding merits. The ceremony was held the 23th September, at the Estonian University of Life Sciences.
The honorary doctorate recognized him as scientist in the field of global ecology who has contributed considerably to promoting international co-operation at Eesti Maaülikool.
Honorary doctorate is the highest recognition by the university rewarded for exceptional service to the University.
Pictures of the ceremony
Video of the ceremony: