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Manuel Yáñez Montero


Academic Background

- Graduate in Chemistry. Santiago de Compostela University. 1970.

- Ph.D in Chemistry. Universidad Autónoma Madrid. 1973.


Positions held.

-Becario de FPI. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. 1971 to 1973

-Postdoctoral Res. Asociated. Carnegie-Mellon University. 1974 to 1976

-Prof. Adjunto Interino. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. 1976 to 1977

-Prof. Adjunto Numerario. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. 1978 to 1980.

-Profesor Agregado Numerario. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. 1980 to 1983

-Full Professor in Physical Chemistry. Universidad Autónoma Madrid. From 1983.



1. Graduation in Chemistry award with special distinction. Universidad de Santiago de Compostela.

July, 1970.

2. National Graduation award. Chemistry section. March, 1971.

3. Entry into Civil Order of Alfonso X el Sabio , with the rank of "Cross". July, 1971.

4. Ph.D award with special distinction. Universidad Autónoma Madrid. January, 1974.

5. Investigation award of U. A. M. Foundation, May, 1993.

6. Award of Investigation in Physical Chemistry of Spanish Royal Society of Chemistry.

November, 2001.

7. Scientific Award Hispanic French J. A. Betancourt J. Perronet. March, 2003.


Académic charges

•  Director of Chemistry Department from September, 1994 to December, 1997.

•  Director of Scientific Computational Center of Faculty of Sciences, U.A.M. (Centro de Computación Científica de la Facultad de Ciencias de la UAM) From May, 1998 to May, 2002.


Scientific Committee he belongs to.

•  International Committee of WATOC (World association of theoretical oriented chemist).

•  Commission of Evaluation for the promotion to professorship in UAM.

• International Committee of Evaluation of Graduation in Chemistry of Portuguese Universities.

•  Spanish Representative in the Committee of the Program COST D26.

•  Committee of EUCC (European Comitee for Computational Chemistry).

•  Committee of Evaluation of Chemistry Laboratories of the Ecole Polytechnique , Palaiseau.


Última actualización 27/02/08