European Academy of Sciences

Prof. Louis Legendre elected Foreign Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

Professor Louis Legendre, member of the Earth and Environmental Sciences Division of EURASC, was recently elected Foreign Member of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). The CAS is a large national scientific institution that comprises three major parts: a comprehensive research and development network consisting of over one hundred institutes, a traditional merit-based academy (CASAD, Academic Divisions of CAS), and a system of higher education consisting of three universities. There are now 833 members and 108 foreign members in CASAD.