William Nordberg Medal

This medal commemorates the work of the late William Nordberg and is awarded to a scientist who has made a distinguished contribution to the application of space science in a field covered by COSPAR. From 2018 the IAU has named an asteroid for each COSPAR award recipient.  The number of the asteroid appears below in parentheses.

 

Previous recipients

 
2018

Christoph Reigber (6314)

2016

Gordon Greeley Shepherd

2014

Mikhail Ya. Marov

2012

Herbert Fischer

2010

Kuo-Nan Liou

2008

Joe Waters

2006

John P. Burrows

2004

Louis J. Lanzerotti

2002

Moustafa Chahine

2000

Kenichi Ijiri

1998

Anne M. Thompson

1996

Charles Elachi

1994

Pierre Morel

1992

John Theodore Houghton

1990

Desmond G. King-Hele

1988

S. Ichtiaque Rasool

Nomination requirements, form, and citations for the most recent award recipients.

 

Last update of this page 27 March 2019.