In memory of Dr. Mario Alberto HERNÁNDEZ (1942-2018)

Fue un muy importante impulsor de la ciencia y en especial de la Hidrogeología en la Argentina, y en ese marco integró las Comisiones Fundadoras del Capítulo Argentino de la Asociación Internacional de Hidrogeólogos y ejerció la Presidencia de la Asociación Latinoamericana de Hidrología Subterránea para el Desarrollo (ALHSUD) en los periodos 1998-2002 y 2002-2006.

He was a very important promoter of science and especially of hydrogeology in Argentina, and within that framework he integrated the Founding Commissions of the Argentine Chapter of the International Association of Hydrogeologists and served as President of the Latin American Association of Underground Hydrology for Development (ALHSUD) in the periods 1998-2002 and 2002-2006.

Dr. Mario Alberto HERNÁNDEZ (1942-2018) Professor Emeritus of the National University of La Plata, Argentina. Geologist and PhD in Natural Sciences of the National University of La Plata (UNLP). Holder of the Chair of Hydrology and Environmental Geohydrology (Postgraduate). Director of the Master’s in Ecohydrology UNLP. Prize of the National Academy of Cs. Exact, Physical and Natural, of the Argentine Geological Association, Latin American Association of Underground Hydrology (ALHSUD), Honorary Membership of the International Association of Hydrogeologists. Scientific researcher of the National Council of Scientific Research (CONICET) until 2011 (retired). Director of Projects and Research Programs. Director of Scientific Researchers and PhD Thesis. More than 200 scientific articles published in Journals, Seminars, Symposia, Proceedings of Congresses, Books and Chapters of national and foreign books. Independent consultant.

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