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  • Veronique Dehant wins the Charles Whitten A. Medal

    Posted 11/30/16

    Veronique Dehant, a past President of the AGU Geodesy Section, has received the 2016 Charles A. Whitten Medal. The medal is given every 2 years to one honoree in recognition for “outstanding achievement in research on the form and dynamics of the Earth and planets.” Citations, history, and past recipients of the medal can be […]

  • Mark Simons will Give 2016 William Bowie Lecture at the Fall AGU Meeting

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    The  William Bowie Lecture at the 2016 Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco, CA will be given by Mark Simons from the California Institute of Technology.  The Bowie Lecture was inaugurated in 1989 to commemorate the fiftieth presentation of the William Bowie Medal, which is named for AGU’s first president and is […]

  • Reilinger Receives 2016 Paul G. Silver Award for Outstanding Scientific Service

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    Robert Reilinger will receive the 2016 Paul G. Silver Award for Outstanding Scientific Service at the 2016 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, to be held 12–16 December in San Francisco, Calif. The award recognizes outstanding contributions to the fields of geodesy, seismology, or tectonophysics through mentoring of junior colleagues, leadership of community research initiatives, or […]

  • Emma Hill Receives the 2016 Geodesy Section Award

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    Emma M. Hill will receive the 2016 Geodesy Section Award at the 2016 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, to be held 12–16 December in San Francisco, Calif. The award is given in recognition of major advances in geodesy. See the article in Eos with the citation and response HERE.

  • Eric Fielding Receives 2016 Ivan I. Mueller Award for Distinguished Service and Leadership

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    Eric Jameson Fielding will receive the 2016 Ivan I. Mueller Award for Distinguished Service and Leadership at the 2016 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting in San Francisco, Calif. The award recognizes “major achievements in service and/or leadership to the geodesy community.” See the full citation and response HERE.

  • Daniel Dzurisin will give the 2015 Bowie Lecture

    Posted 08/01/15

    Daniel Dzurisin, of the US Geological Survey Volcano Hazards Program, has been selected to give the 2015 William Bowie Lecture at the Fall Meeting.  The William Bowie Lecture is an honor given once per year and is by invitation only.  This named lecture honors the life and work of geodetic engineer and AGU’s first president, William Bowie.

  • Matt Pritchard and Charles Meertens Receive New Geodesy Awards

    Posted 06/24/15

    The Geodesy Section Award for 2015 has been awarded to Matt Pritchard of Cornell University, and the Ivan I. Mueller Award for Service and Leadership has been awarded to Charles Meertens of UNAVCO. These awards are given in recognition of major advances in geodesy and to acknowledge major achievements in service to and/or leadership within […]

  • Congratulations to our Outstanding Student Presentation Awardees!

    Posted 03/12/15

    The following is a list of the winning students and the titles of their presentations from the Fall 2014 AGU meeting in San Francisco.  You can also see a complete list of past awardees at here. Heming Liao “Ionosphere effect correction in InSAR using improved split spectrum processing” Keven Roy  “Mantle viscosity constraints from U.S. East coast relative […]