Recognizing Outstanding Early Career Contributions to Mineral and Rock Physics
The Mineral and Rock Physics Early Career Award is presented annually and recognizes outstanding contributions by an early-career scientist in the broadly defined area of mineral and rock physics. The nominee’s work may be experimental, computational, theoretical, or a combination. Successful nominees must be within 10 years of receiving their Ph.D. or highest terminal degree.
- A $500 prize
- An award certificate
- Recognition in Eos
- Recognition at AGU's annual meeting during the award presentation year
About the Mineral and Rock Physics Section
The Mineral and Rock Physics Section fosters a focus on the properties of the Earth’s materials and their current physical state and chemical makeup as well as the processes that have governed their evolution.
- an active AGU member
- primarily affiliated with the Mineral and Rock Physics section
- an early-career scientist within 10 years of receiving their Ph.D