- Nominated by: Conferred Fellow
- Primary Affiliation: Mineral and Rock Physics
- Institution: Tohoku University
- Country: Japan
- This AGU member is a conferred fellow.
Motohiko Murakami was awarded the 2013 James B. Macelwane Medal and a Conferred Union Fellow at the AGU Fall Meeting Honors Ceremony, held on 11 December 2013 in San Francisco, CA. The medal is for “significant contributions to the geophysical sciences by an outstanding early career scientist.”