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Awards & Honors
- Dianne elected to the prestigious National Academy of Sciences (NAS)
The National Academy of Sciences announced today the election of 100 new members and 25 foreign associates in recognition of their distinguished and continuing achievements in original research.
- Tapio 45th Rosenstiel Award Recipient
The Rosenstiel Award, created in 1971 through an endowment from the Rosenstiel Foundation, honors scientists who in the past decade have made significant and growing impacts in their field.
- Zach to receive the the Keiiti Aki Young Scientist Award from the American Geophysical Union
Zach, recently appointed as an Assistant Professor of Geophysics at Caltech, is at the forefront of developing automated methods for extracting geophysical information from large seismic datasets to investigate earthquake processes and fault properties. In recognition of his many scientific accomplishments as a young scientist, Zach will receive the prestigious Keiiti Aki Award at the Fall AGU Meeting in San Francisco.
- Charles Elachi to Receive National Air and Space Museum Trophy
Charles has been selected to receive the 2020 Michael Collins Trophy for Lifetime Achievement, a trophy presented by the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum for "outstanding achievements in the fields of aerospace science and technology and their history."
- John elected American Academy of Arts and Sciences fellow
John P. Grotzinger
The American Academy of Arts and Sciences, one of the nation's oldest honorary societies, has elected Caltech's John P. Grotzinger to its newest class of fellows.