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Seismic Sensors in Orbit
The Beno Gutenberg Lecture is presented annually in recognition of outstanding contributions to the field of seismology. The lecture is named to honor the life and work of renowned seismologist Beno Gutenberg and is presented during the AGU Fall Meeting.
The Gutenberg Lecture is also part of the Bowie Lecture Series, established in 1989 to commemorate the 50th presentation of the William Bowie medal, AGU’s highest honor.
AGU is proud to recognize our section honorees. Recipients of the Beno Gutenberg Lecture will receive the following benefits with the honor:
Recognition in Eos
Recognition at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
An invitation to present the Gutenberg Lecture at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
To better understand eligibility for nominators, supporters and Gutenberg Lecture Committee members, review AGU’s Honors Conflict of Interest Policy.
The following relationships need to be identified and communicated to the Award Committee but will not disqualify individuals from participating in the nomination or committee review process. These apply to committee members, nominators, and supporters:
Individuals with the following relationships are disqualified from participating in the award nomination process as a nominator or supporter:
Named section lectures are not required to follow a nomination cycle process. Sections have the flexibility to adopt the process that will best serve their communities. For nomination requirements, please contact Anne Sheehan, Seismology section president.
Your nomination package must contain all of the following files, which should be no more than two pages in length per document.
Nominations are now closed. The 2021 Nominations for all AGU honors will open on Thursday 15 October 2020.
Year of honor
Susan L. Beck
Michael H. Ritzwoller
John E. Vidale
Peter M. Shearer
Francis A. Dahlen
Don L. Anderson
James N. Brune
Adam. M. Dziewonski
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