Reginald Daly Lecture

Basic Information

The Reginald Daly Lecture honors the life and work of geologist is presented annually during the AGU Fall Meeting. The Daly Lecture is webcast and made available as an archived presentation on the AGU website.

The Daly 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. Daly is a past recipient of the William Bowie medal.

The Daly Lecture is selected for exemplifying Reginald Daly’s work with outstanding contributions to volcanology, geochemistry, or petrology. It is a great honor to be selected as the Daly lecture. A list or previous awardees is available on the VGP-section website.

CITATION/SCOPE STATEMENT

For exemplifying Reginald Daly’s work with outstanding contributions to volcanology, geochemistry, or petrology.

LECTURE INCLUDES

  • Lecture certificate
  • Announcement in Eos
  • Invitation to present the Daly Lecture at the AGU Fall Meeting during the lecture presentation year
  • Recognition at the AGU Fall Meeting during the lecture presentation year

FREQUENCY: Presented annually.