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Seismic Sensors in Orbit
The Hydrologic Sciences Award, which was known as the Robert E. Horton Award from 1956 to 1998, is presented annually and recognizes outstanding contributions to the science of hydrology over the course of the awardees’ careers. Successful nominees are senior scientists, with an emphasis on their contributions over the past five years.
AGU is proud to recognize our section honorees. Recipients of the Hydrologic Sciences Award will receive the following benefits along with the honor:
Recognition in Eos
Recognition at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
Complimentary meeting registration the year the award is presented
Complimentary ticket to the Hydrology section luncheon that occurs at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
To better understand eligibility for nominators, supporters and Hydrologic Sciences Award 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:
The Hydrology Section has adopted a two-round process for its Section Awards to allow a more flexible, open and efficient development of the Section’s talent pool. The first round of nominations, open from 15 October 2019 through 15 February 2020 requires only a letter from the lead nominator, the nominee’s CV and optionally, a Selected Bibliography. The Hydrologic Sciences award committee will review the first round nominations and request full nomination packages from a select number of applicants (nominally 5) for further consideration. The procedures and requirements for both first and second round packages are outlined below:
First Round nomination packages are to be emailed directly to: Antonio Covington and received no later than midnight, EST, February 15, 2020.
First Round Requirements:
Second round notification to all nominators will occur on or around March 1, 2020. Full nomination packages due to AGU through the Open Waters Award system by April 15, 2020.
Second Round Requirements
For any questions on the process, timing or any issues, please contact Antonio Covington or Scott Tyler, Section President
The Hydrology Section has adopted a two-round process for its Section awards to allow a more flexible, open, and efficient development of the Section's talent pool.
First round nomination packages are to be emailed directly to Antonio Covington and received by no later than midnight EST on 15 February 2020.
Second round notification to all nominators will occur on or around 1 March 2020. Full nomination packages are due to AGU through the online award nomination system by 15 April 2020.
Year of honor
Elfatih A. B. Eltahir
P.C.D. (Chris) Milly
Marc B. Parlange
Desmond E. Walling
John L. Wilson
Michael A. Celia
Thomas J. Jackson
W. James Shuttleworth
Dennis P. Lettenmaier
Richard B. Alley
William E. Dietrich
Ghislain de Marsily
Fred J. Molz III
Keith John Beven
William W.G. Yeh
Roger E. Smith
John A. Cherry
David A. Woolhiser
Lynn W. Gelhar
Rafael L. Bras
Samuel C. Colbeck
Peter S. Eagleson
Hsieh W. Shen
Eric F. Wood
Roland W. Jeppson
Walter J. Rawls
David L. Schrieber
Jose M. Mejia
R. Allan Freeze
Chih Ted Yang
John D. Bredehoeft
C.H.M. van Bavel
James R. Wallis
Stanley A. Changnon, Jr.
Floyd A. Huff
Andrew E. Reisenauer
Daniel A. deVries
John R. Philip
C. Robert Hosler
Charles L. Hosler
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