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physics professor , researcher

Enrique Fernandez, Spanish physics professor, researcher. Achievements include patents for method and device for the production of digital images. Recipient George W. Tauttest Memorial award, Purdue University, 1978, David Ross Research fellowship, 1978-1979, Lark Horovitz Prize in Physics, 1979, medal Narcis Monturiol, Government Catalonia, 1995. Member of Real Academia de Ciencias Exactas, Fisicas y Naturales (correspondent).

Background

Fernandez, Enrique was born on February 6, 1948 in Villaviciosa, Asturias, Spain. Son of Enrique Fernandez and Maria Belen Sanchez.

Education

Doctor, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1979.

Career

Postdoctoral research associate Argonne National Laboratory, Illinois, 1979—1982. Research associate University Colorado, Boulder, 1982—1985. Professor physics Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain, since 1985.

Director Institut de Fisica d'Altes Energies, Bellaterra, since 1991. Managing director national program for high energy physics Interministerial Comission for Science and Technology, Madrid, 1992—1995. Chair European Committee for Future Accelerators, Geneva, 1996—1999, Particle and Nuclear Astrophysics and Gravitational Waves Committee, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for method and device for the production of digital images.

Membership

Member of Real Academia de Ciencias Exactas, Fisicas y Naturales (correspondent).

Connections

Married Martine Bosman, December 22, 1987. Married Deana Smalley (divorced). Children: David Fernandez Bosman, Daniel Fernandez Bosman.

father:
Enrique Fernandez

mother:
Maria Belen Sanchez

spouse:
Deana Smalley

spouse:
Martine Bosman

child:
David Fernandez Bosman Fernandez

child:
Daniel Fernandez Bosman Fernandez