Egon Matijevic' Receives Honorary Doctorates
receiving his Honorary degree, Professor Egon Matijevic' (left)
presented Clarkson University's Flag to Professor Joze Mencinger,
Rector of the University of Ljubljana.
Egon Matijevic' , the Victor K. LaMer Chair in Colloid and
Surface Science, was recently awarded two Honorary Doctorates
for his outstanding contributions to the field of Colloid
Chemistry. He received an Honorary Doctor of Science degree
on September 11, 2003 in Argentina from the National University
of General San Martin in Buenos Aires. He was also presented
an Honorary Doctorate on December 2, 2003 from the University
of Ljubljana in Slovenia.
Egon Matijevic' is congratulated upon receiving his Honorary
degree. From left: Dr. Alberto Pochettino - Director of the
Post-Graduate School, Dr. Daniel Malcolm - Rector of the National
University of General San Martin in Buenos Aires, Argentina,
and Professor Egon Matijevic' .
Matijevic', a renowned chemist, is the author of more than 550 scientific
papers and the only individual to ever receive all three major awards
of the American Chemical Society in his field of science. In addition,
Charles and Lucia Shipley donated $2 million to Clarkson University
for an endowed chair in his name to honor his lifetime of professional
achievements in colloid chemistry. Professor Matijevic' has delivered
many plenary and keynote lectures around the world and has numerous
awards to his name. Also he has attracted millions of dollars of
research support, was instrumental in the founding of the Institute
of Colloid and Surface Science at Clarkson University, and played
a vital role in the emergence of Clarkson's Center for Advanced
Materials Processing (CAMP) and its recognition as a Center for
Advanced Technology (CAT) in New York State.
CAMP newsletter is published four times per year by the Center for
Advanced Materials Processing, a NYSTAR-designated Center for Advanced
Technology located at Clarkson University.
Editor: Dana M. Barry.
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