Hisashi Kuno Award

Basic Information

The Hisashi Kuno Award is given annually to one or up to two honorees in recognition of outstanding contributions to the fields of volcanology, geochemistry, and petrology. This award is named in honor of Hisashi Kuno – an outstanding volcanologist and petrologist of the mid-twentieth century.

Eligible candidates have been awarded the degree of Ph.D. (or highest equivalent terminal degree) in the seven-year period prior to 1 January of the year of the award presentation. The evaluation of the nominees will be based on the quality of publications arising from work performed up to seven years past the award of the Ph.D. (or highest equivalent terminal degree).

CITATION/SCOPE STATEMENT

For outstanding contributions to the fields of volcanology, geochemistry, and petrology.

LECTURE INCLUDES

  • Award certificate
  • Announcement in Eos
  • Recognition at the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year

FREQUENCY: Presented annually.

CAREER LEVEL: Early Career