Gerzon Delgado | Best Researcher Award Winner🏆🥇 2023
Congratulations!: Gerzon Delgado | Material Science
Academician/Research Scholar, Professor, Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela.
"Congratulations, Professor Gerzon Delgado, on your remarkable achievement! Winning the International Research Awards on Fiber-Reinforced Polymer is a testament to your outstanding contributions in Material Science. Your pioneering work continues to elevate the field and inspire global advancements. Well-deserved recognition!"
Early Academic Pursuits
Gerzon Eusebio Delgado Arciniegas embarked on his academic journey, earning a Bachelor's degree in Chemistry from Universidad de Los Andes, Venezuela in 1989. His dedication to the field led him to pursue further studies, achieving a Master's degree in Chemistry from the same university in 1994.
His professional career commenced in 1992 at Universidad de Los Andes, Mérida, Venezuela, where he began as a Teacher-Researcher. Over a span of nearly three decades, he played a pivotal role in the Chemistry Department, holding various positions, including Director of the Crystallography Laboratory. In 2020, he embarked on an Invited Research position at Universidad de Antofagasta, Chile, which concluded after 24 months.
Contributions and Research Focus
Delgado's scholarly contributions primarily revolve around solid-state chemistry and physics, focusing extensively on crystallography. His expertise encompasses diverse characterization techniques, culminating in the formulation and execution of numerous research projects. These projects have not only contributed significantly to the scientific community but have also involved international collaborations, enriching the breadth of his work.
Accolades and Recognition
Throughout his career, Delgado has been recognized for his exceptional contributions. He received the Stimulus Award for Researchers multiple times, securing top positions both at the Faculty and University levels. His appointment as a Visiting Professor in Chile further attests to his recognition in the academic realm.
Impact and Influence
Delgado's impact extends beyond academia, evident in his involvement in evaluating prestigious awards in Science and Technology in Venezuela. His prolific publication record, totaling 200 papers in Scopus with a notable H-index of 22 as of November 2023, underscores his influence in the field.
Legacy and Future Contributions
Despite challenges posed by economic constraints affecting research and education in Venezuela, Delgado's legacy remains entrenched in his contributions to crystallographic databases and his pivotal role in nurturing future chemists through mentorship and scholarly guidance. His commitment to advancing scientific knowledge serves as a beacon for future researchers aiming to bridge international collaborations and contribute significantly to the scientific community.
The Methylene Spacer Matters: The Structural and Luminescent Effects of Positional Isomerism of n-Methylpyridyltriazole Carboxylate Semi-Rigid Ligands in the Structure of Zn(II) Based Coordination Polymers
Combined DFT calculation, Hirshfeld surface analysis, and Energy framework study of non-covalent interactions in the crystal structure of (Z)-5-ethylidene-2-thiohydantoin determined by powder X-ray diffraction