Beno Gutenberg Lecture

Basic Information

The Beno Gutenberg Lecture honors the life and work of the renowned seismologist and is presented annually during the AGU Fall Meeting. The Gutenberg Lecture is webcast and made available as an archived presentation on the AGU website.

This Seismology section named lecture is also a part of the Bowie Lecture series, which was inaugurated in 1989 to commemorate the 50th presentation of the William Bowie medal, which is AGU’s highest honor and named for its first president. Gutenberg is a past recipient of the William Bowie medal.

CITATION/SCOPE STATEMENT

The Beno Gutenberg Lecture honors the life and work of the renowned seismologist and is presented annually during the AGU Fall Meeting.

LECTURE INCLUDES

  • Award certificate
  • Announcement in Eos
  • Invitation to present the Gutenberg Lecture at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
  • Recognition at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year

FREQUENCY: Presented annually.