2014 Gaucho Researcher Award

The Foundation for Research Support of Rio Grande do Sul (Fapergs), linked to the Ministry of Science, Innovation and Technological Development (SCIT), announced on Wednesday (1) the standouts of the gaucho scientific research.

Main distinction focused on science and technology of the State, the Gaucho Researcher Award has graced 14 researchers responsible for studies in five fields of knowledge, industry and technological innovation. The award demonstrates the important role of research in improving the lives of society. [1]

In the category Researcher in Company, the GMAP | UNISINOS researcher, Dr. Daniel Pacheco Lacerda, won the prize which was competed by many researchers from all over the Rio Grande do Sul.

This is one more Award that GMAP | UNISINOS received in 2014, showing the relevance of the Group researches and the ability of its researchers.

To read more informations about the Gaucho Researcher Award, visit: www.fapergs.rs.gov.br

[1] - http://www.fapergs.rs.gov.br/conteudo_puro.php?cod_conteudo=1028&cod_menu=1

ABEPRO Award 2014 - Best Masters Dissertation

GMAP | UNISINOS Researchers oriented the Best Masters Dissertation in Production Engineering of Brazil in 2014.

The dissertation, oriented and co-oriented by Prof. Dr. Daniel Pacheco Lacerda and Prof. Dr. Luís Felipe Riehs Camargo, both researchers at GMAP, which is entitled: "Do the improvements programs really matter? An evaluation in a manufacturing company", won the contest between competitors from all over the country, being rated as the Best Masters Dissertation of Brazil.

For the second consecutive year, the award is earned by students in the Postgraduate Program in Production Engineering of Unisinos, also oriented by the researchers of GMAP | UNISINOS.

Scholarship of Productivity in Technological Development and Innovative Extension

The academic coordinator of GMAP | UNISINOS, Ph.D. Daniel Pacheco Lacerda, was distinguished by CNPq - National Council for Scientific and Technological Development - receiving the Scholarship of Productivity in Technological Development and Innovative Extension - Level 2, which has the point to distinguish the researcher, appreciating its production in technological development and innovation according a normative criteria established by CNPq, and specifically, the Evaluation Committee.

Among the technical productions attributed to Lacerda, are:

  • Development of products or processes not patented.

  • Publications of technological issues such as journal articles, books and technical manuals and booklets.

  • Software development.

  • Provision of technological services.

  • Technical advisory.

  • Business initiatives: participation in the organization and management of technological projects development, especially in partnerships with companies.

  • Organization of a technological training program (residency, internship, specialization).

  • Orientation of students and scholarship students  for technological expertise: masters, doctorate and scholarship students in modalities of technological promotion.

  • Organization or participation in technological events such as: courses, seminars and workshops.

ABEPRO Award 2013 - Best Masters Dissertation

The Dissertation "Design Science Research: método de pesquisa para engenharia de produção" of Aline Dresch, supervised by Professor Daniel P. Lacerda, received the 2013 ABEPRO award in the category Masters Dissertation. In addition to recognizing the competence of the author and mentor, the award evidences the quality of the Graduate Program in Production Engineering and Systems from Unisinos.

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