The Earth Science Institute of the Slovak Academy of Sciences presents the Bohuslav Cambel Medal in an effort to appreciate:

 

  • Outstanding scientific contributions to research in geosciences
  • Promotion of development of geosciences at the Earth Science Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences

 

Statute of the Bohuslav Cambel Medal

Bohuslav Cambel (1919 – 2006) was the director of the Geological Institute of the Slovak Academy of Sciences, and of the former Geological Laboratory, in 1963-1989. He transformed the Geological Laboratory into the prestigious Geological Institute using human resources, supporting young researchers, establishing modern analytical laboratories, and forcing innovative methods of research. He established the workplace in Banská Bystrica in order to develop geology of mineral deposits.

 

LAUREATES:

2017

Univ. Prof. Dr. Friedrich Finger

(University of Salzburg, Austria)

2016

Prof. RNDr. Michal Kováč, DrSc.

(Comenius University, Bratislava)

2015

Prof. Dr. Jan Veizer, PhD.

(Department of Earth Sciences, University of Ottawa, Kanada) - Curriculum vitae

2014

Ing. Robert Marschalko, DrSc.
(Geological Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences)

2013

RNDr. Vladimír Cambel, CSc.
(son of B. Cambel, Institute of Electrical Engineering, Slovak Academy of Sciences)

2013

Doc. RNDr. Jozef Michalík, DrSc.

(Geological Institute, Slovak Academy of Sciences) –  Curriculum vitae

2013

Prof. RNDr. Pavel Bosák, DrSc.

(Institute of Geology, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague) – Curriculum vitae