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Honors & Awards

Chris Field and Mark Zoback among advisors tasked with designing human health, environment and safety programs following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon explosion

June 11, 2013

Geophysics professor to join 20-member commission responsible for investigating and researching earthquakes as well as recommending policies and programs to reduce earthquake risk.

June 5, 2013

In an invited publication, Gordon Brown and collaborator Georges Calas wrote about their lives and scientific work.

May 16, 2013

Earth Sciences professor and Carnegie staff scientist pioneered new methods employing satellite and airborne instruments to understand the response of ecosystems to land use and climate change.

May 1, 2013

Sebastien Matringe takes 1st Place in the SPE International Student Paper Contest, Denver, Sept 22, 2008.

Lincoln was also appointed a contributing editor of the Ecological Society of America EcoEd Digital Library.

CONGRATULATIONS to Elliot Grunewald and Vanessa Mitchell for receiving the 2008 AGU Fall Meeting Outstanding Studen

Professor Emeritus Amos Nur will be awarded the Maurice Ewing Medal--the highest honor of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists--at SEG's annual meeting in San Antonio, Texas in September 2011.

Geophysics professor Rosemary Knight was named an Honorary Life Member of the Near Surface Geophysics Section of the Society of Exploration Geophysicists.

Lincoln is a PhD candidate in the Emmett Interdisciplinary Program in Environment and Resources (E-IPER). The Switzer Foundation awarded 20 Fellowships for emerging environmental leaders who are pursuing graduate degrees and are dedicated to positive environmental change in their careers.

Kate C. Miller, professor of geophysics and former associate dean of the College of Science at the University o

AAPG Annual Meeting, New Orleans, April 11, 2010

The SEG Committee on University and Student Programs announcd that Indrajit Das will receive an award for his paper Long period, long duration seismic events during hydraulic fracture stimulation of a shale gas reservoir, coauthored with Geophysics Professor Mark Zoback, at its annual meeting in Las Vegas in November 2012. 

The Stanford team will use the money to develop technologies that provide consumers with information about ene

Daniel Ibarra, a senior and double major in Geological and Environmental Sciences and Atmosphere/Energy Engineering, is the recipient of an American Geophysical Union scholarship established in 2010 by Stanford Earth Sciences alumnus David E. Lumley (PhD ' 95 Geophysics).

Professor George Thompson was awarded the Penrose Medal, from Geological Society of America. The Penrose is the hig

The annual lecture is named for William Smith, an English geologist credited with creating the first geological map of Britain. 

Annemaire Baltay (Geophysics) won first place in the Oral Presentation

Carolyn Snyder (IPER) won first

Lori McVay received the 2010 Marsh O'Neill Award honoring staff members who have made outstanding contributions

The Mineralogical Society of America Award recognizes outstanding published contributions to the science of mineralogy by relatively young individuals or individuals near the beginning of their professional careers.

The Switzer Fellowship Network consists of the 470 current and past Fellows located around the country and througho

The Woods Institute for the Environment awarded Environmental Venture Projects grants to four Stanford teams for in