European Academy of Sciences (EURASC) : Mission

EURASC carries an important mission to promote excellence in science and technology and their essential roles in fostering social and economic development and progress. The official name of the institution is European Academy of Sciences (Académie Européenne des Sciences). It is registered and operates under rules and regulations of the Kingdom of Belgium (law 27.06.1921 ultimately revised in 2003). The European Academy of Sciences was recognized by Royal Decree of December 17, 2003, issued by Albert II, the King of Belgium.

Leonardo da Vinci Award 2015



Professor Jean Jouzel has been awarded the Leonardo da Vinci Award for his outstanding lifelong achievement on isotopic chemistry and climate sciences.... more


Blaise Pascal Medals 2015



Professor Herbert Roesky has been awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Chemistry for the outstanding originality and creativity of his research in inorganic Chemistry ... more





Professor Corinne Le Quéré has been awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Earth and Environmental Sciences in Climate Change studies and policies her outstanding contribution to marine biogeochemistry and climate sciences ... more





Professor Christos Zerefos has been awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Earth and Environmental Sciences in Atmospheric Physics for his outstanding contributions for several decades to Atmospheric Physics, especially concerning the atmospheric ozone problem... more




Professor Ulrike Diebold has been awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Materials Science for seminal contributions on the structure and properties of metal-oxide surfaces and their application in catalysis, and for sustained leadership in Materials Science... more




Professor Luis Vega has been awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Mathematics for seminal contributions on the harmonic analysis and of Fourier methods in partial differential equations ... more





Professor Manuel Garcia Velarde has been awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Phycis for seminal contributions on the fluid physics and, in particular, interfacial phenomena at large ... more





Professor Martin Carrier has been awarded the Blaise Pascal Medal in Social Sciences and Humanities for his scientific work as philosopher and historian of sciences, leading from epistemology to society ... more




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Blaise Pascal Medallists 2014

Prof. Hubert Schmidbaur, BPM in Chemistry; Prof. Daniel Loss, BPM in Physics; Prof. Eberhard Knobloch, BPM in Social Sciences and Humanities; Prof. Jean-Pierre Gattuso, BPM in Earth and Environmental Sciences; (Prof. Sir John Meurig Thomas, BPM in Materials Science, was unable to attend)

On the left : Prof. Hélène de Rode, Perpetual Secretary of EURASC;
On the right of Prof. Gattuso : Prof. Claude Debru, President of EURASC; (); Prof. Guilhermina Rego, Vice-Mayor for Research and Education; Prof. Rui Nunes, University of Porto

Symposium and Ceremony of Awards 2014 - Casa do Infante - Porto

From left to right : Prof. Guilhermina Rego, Vice-Mayor for Research and Education; Prof. Emmanouil Floratos, member of the Presidium of EURASC; Dr. Rui Moreira, Mayor of the City of Porto; Prof. Maria Leonor Parreira, Secretary of State for Research and Education of the Portuguese Governent; Prof. Claude Debru, President of EURASC; Professor Sebastião Feyo de Azevedo, Rector of the University of Porto



New Members

  1. April 2015 - Professor Safa Kasap, Professor at the University of Saskatchewan (Canada), was elected as fellow of the European Academy of Sciences ...more
  2. March 2015 - Professor Gerhard Heinzmann, Professor at the Université de Lorraine, was elected as fellow of the European Academy of Sciences ...more
  3. March 2015 - Professor Martin Visbeck, Head of the Research Unit at the Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, was elected as fellow of the European Academy of Sciences ...more
  4. January 2015 - Professor Robert Fox, Professor at the University of Oxford, was elected as fellow of the European Academy of Sciences ...more
  5. January 2015 - Professor Klaus Müllen, Professor at the Max-Planck-Institute, was elected as fellow of the European Academy of Sciences ...more
  6. January 2015 - Professor Hans Foellmer, Professor at University of Berlin, was elected as fellow of the European Academy of Sciences ...more