Research Awards

Faculty Awards | Graduate Student Awards | Undergraduate Student Awards


Faculty Awards (from 2000)

Fellowships in National and International Professional Societies

J. Curry, Fellow, American Meteorological Society

J. Curry, Fellow, American Geophysical Union

J. Curry, Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science

P. Webster, Fellow, American Geophysical Union

P. Webster, President, American Geophysical Union, Atmospheric Sciences Section

P. Webster, Fellow, American Meteorological Society

P. Webster, Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science

P. Wine, Fellow, American Chemical Society

Young Investigator and Early Career Awards

M. Bergin, Presidential Early Career Award for Science and Engineering, 1998

K. Cobb, NSF CAREER Award, 2007

K. Cobb, PECASE, 2008

J. Curry, NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award 1988 (Purdue University)

Josef Dufek, NSF Career Award, 2011

J. Lynch-Stieglitz, NSF CAREER Award, 2000 (Columbia University)

A. Nenes, NSF CAREER Award, 2004

A. Nenes, NASA New Investigator Award, 2004

A. Newman, NSF CAREER Award, 2009

Z. Peng, NSF CAREER Award, 2010

M. Taillefert, NSF CAREER Award, 2002

M. Taillefert, Petroleum Research Fund Young Investigator Award, 2004

Awards from Professional Societies or National/Intl Agencies

R. Black, National Champion, WxChallenge Collegiate Weather Forecasting Competition, 2008

A. Bracco, Nicholas P. Fofonoff Award, American Meteorological Society, 2010

J. Curry, Advisory Council, Florida Hurricane Catastrophe Fund, 2010

J. Dufek, Hishashi Kuno Early Career Award, American Geophyisical Union, 2010

J. Dufek, George Walker Early Career Award, IUGG

C. Huber, Paul Niggli Medal, Swiss Society of Mineralogy and Petrology, 2011

G. Huey, NASA Group Achievement Award, ARCTAS Field Campaign, 2010

M. Jelinek, Best Overall Faculty/Staff Catagory, WxChallenge Collegiate Weather Forecasting Competition 2010

H. Kim, Best PhD Thesis, Korean Meteorological Society, 2009

A. Nenes, NASA Group Achievement Award, ARCTAS Field Campaign, 2010

A. Nenes, Friedlander Award, American Association for Aerosol Research, 2005

A. Nenes, Houghton Award, American Meteorological Society, 2009

A. Nenes, Whitby Award, Americal Association of Aerosol Research, 2011

C. Paty, NASA Group Achievement Award, Cassini Plasma Spectrometer Team, 2010

Z. Peng, Charles Richter Early Career Award, Seismological Society of America, 2010

P. Van Cappellen, André Dumont Medal, Geologica Belgica, 2007

Y. Wang, NASA Group Achievement Award, ARCTAS Field Campaign, 2010

R. Weber, NASA Group Achievement Award, ARCTAS Field Campaign, 2010

R. Weber, Whitby Award, American Association for Aerosol Research, 2004

P. Webster, Carl Gustav Rossby Award, American Meteorological Society, 2003

P. Webster, Adrian Gill Prize, Royal Meteorological Society, 2003

P. Webster, Mason Award, Royal Meteorological Society, 2012

Recognition from Georgia Tech

K. Cobb, Educational Partnership Award, 2007

J. Curry, Sigma Xi Outstanding Publication Award, 2006

E. Di Lorenzo, Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award, 2009

E. Ingall, Sigma Xi Outstanding Publication Award, 2009

A. Nenes, Sigma Xi Young Faculty Award, 2007

A. Nenes, Blanchard-Milliken Junior Faculty Fellow, 2004

R. Weber, Cullen-Peck Faculty Fellow Award, 2007

P. Webster, Sigma Xi Outstanding Faculty Research Author Award, 2007

P. Webster, Sigma Xi Outstanding Publication Award, 2006

M. Zuluaga, Sigma Xi Best M.S. Thesis Award, 2010

EAS Awards

K. Cobb, Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor, 2010

J. Curry, Outstanding Interdisciplinary Activities, 2008

E. DiLorenzo, Junior Faculty Teaching Excellence, 2008

G. Huey, Outstanding Achievement in Research Innovation, 2010

G. Huey, Outstanding Teaching, 2008

H. Kim, Best Paper Award, 2010

Z. Peng, Young Faculty Award, 2010

I. Sokolik, Outstanding Ph.D. Thesis Advisor, 2010

I. Sokolik, Outstanding Faculty Leadership for the Development of GRAs, 2008

M. Taillefert, Oustanding Faculty Leadership for the Development of Graduate Research Assistants, 2010

M. Taillefert, Outstanding Undergraduate Research Mentor, 2008

Y. Wang, Outstanding Achievement in Research Program Development, 2010

R. Weber, Outstanding Achievement in Research Program Development, 2008

R. Weber, Outstanding Faculty Research Author, 2010

P. Webster, Distinguished Professor, 2008

P. Wine, Sustained Research Award, 2010

Editorships

R. Black, Editorial Board, Journal of Climate

Y. Deng, Associate Editor, Journal of Climate

J. Lynch-Stieglitz, Associate Editor, Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems

J. Lynch-Stieglitz, Editorial Board, Earth and Planetary Science Letters

J. Lynch-Stieglitz, Associate Editor, Paleoceanography

J. Lynch-Stieglitz, Editor, Earth and Planetary Science Letters

A. Nenes, Editor, Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics

A. Newman, Guest Editor Special Issue, J. Volcanology and Geothermal Research

I. Sokolik, Invited Editor, Special issue on SAMUM in Tellus

I. Sokolik, Invited Editor, Special issue on NEESPI in J. Global and Environmental Change

M. Taillefert, Associate Editor, Geochemical Transactions

P. Wine, Senior Editor, Journal of Physical Chemistry

P. Wine, Editorial Board, Advances in Physical Chemistry (online journal)

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Graduate Student Awards

2011:S. Karolin, NSF Graduate Fellowship
2011: A. Suzuki-Parker, Springer Theses Prize
2011:T. Lathem, Best Student Poster Award, American Meteorological Society
2011:M. Zuluaga, Best Student Poster Award, American Meteorological Society
2011:K. Chao, Best Student Presentation Award, Seismological Society of America

2010: Alisa Holley-Young: Scholar Award, Achievement Rewards for College Scientists
2010: James Belanger, National Champion, WxChallenge Collegiate Weather Forecasting Competition
2010: Matthew Widlansky, AMS Climate Conference, 2nd Place Poster
2010: Terry Latham, AMS Atmospheric Chemistry Conference Best Student Oral Presentation
2010: Arsineh Hecobian, AMS Atmospheric Chemistry Conference Best Student Oral Presentation
2010: James Belanger, AMS Applied Climatology Conference Best Student Presentation
2010: Julia Diaz, Philanthropic Education Organization Scholar Award
2010: Mary Benage, DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship
2010: Hussein Sayani, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
2010: Kathleen Salome, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
2010: Jessica Moerman, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
2010: Mary Benage, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship
2010: Xiaolu Zhang, Glen Cass Award
2010: Intan Nurhati, John Bradshaw Award
2010: Peng Zhao, Research Excellence Award
2010: Mengni Zhang, Best Paper Award
2010: Deidre Meiggs, Teaching Assistant Award

2009: Chun Zhao, Glen Cass Award
2009: Terry Lathem, John Bradshaw Award
2009: Vincent Combes, Research Excellence Award
2009: Julia Diaz, Best Paper Award
2009: Richard Moore, Best Morning Presentation, Graduate Student Symposium
2009: Lina Ceballos, Best Afternoon Presentation Award, Graduate Student Symposium
2009: Vincent Combes, Best Poster Award, Graduate Student Symposium

2008: Zhijun Zhao, Glen Cass Award
2008: Jordon Beckler, John Bradshaw Award
2008: Qing Yang, Research Excellence Award
2008: Jud Partin, Best Paper Award
2008: Jason Furtado, Chair's Service Award
2008: Kate Craft, Best Morning Presentation Award, Graduate Student Symposium
2008: Deidre Meiggs, Best Afternoon Presentation Award, Graduate Student Symposium
2008: Lujia Feng, Best Poster Award, Graduate Student Symposium

2007: Yunsoo Choi, Glen Cass Awrd
2007: Anton Darmenov, Research Excellence Award
2007: Angela Fritz, Teaching Assistant Award
2007: Saewung Kim, John Bradshaw Award
2007: Jean-Francois Koprivnjak, Best Paper Award
2007: Jud Partin, Best Morning Presentation Award, Graduate Student Symposium
2007: Yan Zhang, Best Poster Award, Graduate Student Symposium
2007: Kathleen Salome, Educational Partnership Award
2007: Jason Furtado, WxChallenge Collegiate Weather Forecasting Competition

2006: Paula Agudelo, Peter B. Wagner Memorial Award for Women in Atmospheric Science, Desert Research Institute
2006: Stephanie Chow, Poster (runnerup), Gordon Research Conference
2006: Richard Peltier, John Bradshaw Award
2006: Sara Lance, Glen Cass Award
2006: Poulomi Sannigrahi: Research Excellence Award
2006: Carlos Hoyos, Paula Agudelo, Best Paper Award
2006: Arsineh Hecobian, Teaching Assistant Award
2006: Stephanie Chow, Abhijit Ghosh, Jennifer Newton, Best Presentations Award, Graduate Student Symposium
2006: Anton Darmenov, Best Poster Award, Graduate Student Symposium

2005: Kremena Darmenova, Jonathan Wright and Lei Zhu, Best Presentation Award, Graduate Student Symposium
2005: Yan Huang, Glen Cass Award
2005: Carlos Hoyos and Thomas Hopson, Best Oral Presentation, International Conference on Monsoons
2005: Jason Ritchie, Research Excellence Award
2005: Steven Sjostedt, John Bradshaw Award
2005: Amy Sullivan, Best Paper Award

2004: Beth Carey, John Bradshaw Award
2004: Sara Lance, NCAR Advanced Study Program Fellowship
2004: Wenhong Li, Research Excellence Award
2004: Yilin Ma, Glen Cass Award
2004: Nicholas Meskhidze, Best Paper Award

2003: Ping Jing, Research Excellence Award
2003: Daniel Cohan, Best Paper Award
2003: Qing Liu, Senior Dean's Fellowship Award
2003: Cynthia Vance-Harris, NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

2002: Gregory Schultz, Research Excellence Award
2002: Darlene Slusher, Best Paper Award

2001: Jinlong Li, Research Excellence Award
2001: Suvasis Dixit, Best Paper Award

2000: John Nowak, John Bradshaw Award
2000: Hongbin Yu, Research Excellence Award
2000: Shawn Urbanski, Best Paper Award

1999: Henry (Hui) Teng, Research Excellence Award
1999: Henry (Hui) Teng, Best Paper Award

1998: Gil Grodzinsky, Research Excellence Award
1998: Kimberly Hunter, Best Paper Award

1997: Jose Villarin, Research Excellence Award
1997: Jeffrey Martin, Best Paper Award

1996: Jian Li, Research Excellence Award
1996: James Crawford, Best Paper Award

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Undergraduate Student Awards

2010: Sara Jupin, Metro Atlanta AMS/NWA Student of the Year
2010: Keaton Belli, Quarter Century Award
2010: Christine Gammans, Kathleen Warrell, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2009: Anthony Cummings, Quarter Century Award
2009: Jacquelyn Bracco, Heather Crespo, and Colin Dean, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2009: Hussein Sayani, College of Sciences Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award
2009: Daniel Ross, Atlanta Chapter American Meteorological Society/National Weather Association Student of the Year
2008: Kathleen Salome and Patrick Wilson, Quarter Century Award
2008: Stacy Carolin, Gene Henry, Hussein Sayani, and Daniel Tkacik, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2008: Thomas Christian, Morris K. Udall Scholar
2007: James Belanger, Quarter Century Award
2007: Anthony Cummings, S. Rutt Bridges Research Initiative Award
2007: Alison Graab, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2007: James Belanger, WxChallenge Collegiate Weather Forecasting Competition
2006: Terry Lathem, Quarter Century Award
2006: Grant Farmer, Sean Ryan and Jennifer Williams, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2006: James Belanger, Atlanta Chapter American Meteorological Society/National Weather Association Student of the Year
2005: Steven Dinapoli, Jeffrey Nelson and Matthew Widlansky, STORM Spring Forecasting Competition
2005: James Elsenbeck and Matthew Widlansky, Quarter Century Award
2005: Grant Farmer, Sean Ryan, Kathleen Salome and Melanie Snow, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2005: Chrissy Warrilow, Student of the Year Award from the Atlanta chapter of the American Meteorological Society
2004: Jimmy Elsenbeck and Hunter Oates, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2004: David D'Onofrio and Andrea Thompsom, Quarter Century Award
2004: David D'Onofrio, Howard Hanks Scholarship in Meteorology from the American Meteorological Society
2003: Farhan Akhtar, Gwendolyn Bristow and Kelly Huard, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2003: Gwendolyn Bristow, Quarter Century Award
2003: Gwendolyn Bristow, Sigma Xi Undergraduate Research Award
2003: Nate Watson, Harry S. Truman Scholarship
2002: Tim Atkins, David D'Onofrio and Josh West, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2002: Susan Keller, Quarter Century Award
2001: Patrick Fulton, Liza Johnson, Susan Keller and Steve Scharf, S. Rutt Bridges Undergraduate Research Initiative Award
2001: Bryan Henry, Quarter Century Award
2000: bridget Boyd and Brian Robinson, Quarter Century Award
1999: Donnah Wilson, Quarter Century Award
1998: Gregory Schultz, Quarter Century Award
1997: Tracy Clymer, Quarter Century Award
1996: Elizabeth Scheehle, Quarter Century Award

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