American Geophysical Union Announces 2014 Fellows

29 July 2014


WASHINGTON, DC—The American Geophysical Union (AGU) recently announced its 2014 class of Fellows. This honor is given to individual AGU members who have made exceptional scientific contributions and attained acknowledged eminence in the fields of Earth and space sciences.

Since the establishment of the AGU Fellows program in 1962, and in accordance with AGU bylaws, no more than 0.1 percent of the total membership of AGU is recognized annually.

The following 62 individuals have been elected as 2014 Fellows. They will be recognized during a ceremony on Wednesday, 17 December, held during the 2014 AGU Fall Meeting in San Francisco:

Alaska

Jeffrey Todd Freymueller, Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks

Arizona

Jibamitra Ganguly,Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona, Tucson
Susan L. Beck,Department of Geosciences, University of Arizona, Tucson

California

Francisco Chavez,Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, Calif.
Howard J. Spero,Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of California, Davis
James B. Gill,Earth Sciences Department, University of California, Santa Cruz
Jean-Philippe Avouac,Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena
Luisa T. Molina,Molina Center for Strategic Studies in Energy and the Environment, La Jolla, Calif.
Marco M. C. Velli,Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, Calif.
Michael D. Dettinger,Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, Calif.
Paul A. Hsieh,United States Geological Survey, Menlo Park, Calif.
Philip B. Russell,Ames Research Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Moffett Field, Calif.
Ralph F. Keeling,Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, Calif.
Alexander G. Kosovichev,Hansen Experimental Physics Laboratory, Stanford University, Stanford, Calif.
Paul Randall Renne,Berkeley Geochronology Center, Berkeley, Calif.

Colorado

Anne F. Sheehan,Department of Geological Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder
Clara Deser,Climate and Global Dynamics Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colo.
David D. Parrish,Earth System Research Laboratory, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Boulder, Colo.
Gerald A. Meehl, Climate Change Research,National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colo.
Joseph E. Borovsky,Space Science Institute, Boulder, Colo.
Shijie Zhong,Department of Physics, University of Colorado Boulder
Thomas N. Woods,Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, University of Colorado Boulder

Connecticut

William F. Fitzgerald, Department of Marine Sciences, University of Connecticut, Groton

Hawaii

Michael O. Garcia,The Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Honolulu

Iowa

William S. Kurth, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Iowa, Iowa City

Maine

Peter Ortquist Koons, School of Earth Sciences, University of Maine, Orono

Maryland

Hilary V. Cane (Retired), Goddard Space Flight Center, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, , Greenbelt, Md.
Zhanqing Li, Earth System Science Interdisciplinary Center, University of Maryland, College Park

Massachusetts

Daniel H. Rothman, Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge
Delia W. Oppo, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Mass.
Glenn Flierl, Department of Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge
Susumu Honjo, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Mass.
W. Rockwell Geyer, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Woods Hole, Mass.

New York

Teresa E. Jordan, Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences, Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.

North Carolina

Ana P. Barros, Pratt School of Engineering, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Duke University, Durham, N.C.
Drew T. Shindell, School of the Environment, Division of Earth Ocean Sciences, Duke University, Durham, N.C.
M. Susan Lozier, School of the Environment, Division of Earth Ocean Sciences, Duke University, Durham, N.C.

Oklahoma

W. David Rust (Retired), National Severe Storms Laboratory, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Norman, Okla.

Oregon

Beverly E. Law, College of Forestry,Forest Ecosystems and Society, Oregon State University, Corvallis
Edward Brook,College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis
Gary D. Egbert,College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences, Oregon State University, Corvallis

Pennsylvania

Chris J. Marone, Department of Geosciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park
Lee Kump, Department of Geosciences, Pennsylvania State University, University Park

Rhode Island

John F. Mustard, Department of Geological Sciences, Brown University, Providence, R.I.

Tennessee

Lawrence A. Taylor, Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Texas

Bridget R. Scanlon, Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas, Austin
Peter H. Santschi, Department of Oceanography, Marine Sciences, Texas A & M University, Galveston

Washington

David S. Battisti, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle
Michael J. McPhaden, Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Seattle, Wash.
Qiang Fu, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle

International

Neville Nicholls, Monash University, Viewbank, Victoria, Australia
Andrew J. Weaver, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Mathilde Cannat, Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris, Paris, France
Yanick R. Ricard, Ecole Normale Supérieure Lyon, French National Centre for Scientific Research, Villeurbanne, France
Antje Boetius, Alfred Wegener Institute, Bremerhaven, Germany, and Max Plank Institute for Marine Microbiology, Bremen, Germany
Detlef Stammer, University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Harry Vereecken, Agrosphere Institute, Forschungszentrum Jülich, Jülich, Germany
Meinrat O. Andreae, Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, Mainz, Germany
James J. Mori, Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Shuichi Kodaira, Institute for Frontier Research on Earth Evolution, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Yokohama, Japan
Taikan Oki, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
Hubert Savenije, Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands

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