Basu United States Early Career Award for Research Excellence in Sun-Earth Systems Science

Basic Information

Established in 2012, the Basu U.S. Early Career for Research Excellence in Sun-Earth Systems Science is given annually to one early career scientist (no more than 3 years post-degree) from the United States in recognition of significant work that shows the focus and promise of making outstanding contributions to research in Sun-Earth systems science that further the understanding of both plasma physical processes and their applications for the benefit of society. The Basu U.S. Early Career awardee is required to deliver an invited talk at the AGU Fall Meeting.

CITATION/SCOPE STATEMENT

For significant work that shows the focus and promise of making outstanding contributions to research in Sun-Earth systems science that further the understanding of both plasma physical processes and their applications for the benefit of society.

AWARD INCLUDES

  • $1,000.00 monetary prize
  • Three years of complimentary AGU membership
  • Award certificate
  • Announcement in Eos
  • Invitation to present a talk at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
  • Recognition at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
  • Complimentary ticket to the Space Physics and Aeronomy section dinner at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year

Funding of this award is made possible by a generous contribution from AGU members Sunanda and Santimay Basu

FREQUENCY: Presented annually.

CAREER LEVEL: Early Career