(1810 - 1896)
Zoólogo alemán. Su labor científica fue enorme en el campo de las investigaciones zoológicas. Sus aportes se plasmaron en obras sobre mamíferos, aves, insectos, reptiles y moluscos.
Third World Academy of Sciences’ Award to Cuban Young
2002 | Dr. Victoria Hernández Mederos in Mathematics Sciences

Young researcher from the Institute of Cybernetics, Mathematics and Physics (ICIMAF) from the Ministry of Science, Technology and the Environment (CITMA). She has worked in geometric modelling and with special results in families of curves and algebraic surfaces of small degree.

She is an associate professor in the University of Havana (UH)

She has published 12 articles in national and foreign magazines, a book in Mexico City, as well as 5 proceedings in events abroad and some international ones in the country.

She has a result which received the Prize of the Science Academy of Cuba (ACC) in 2001.