Sunanda and Satimay Basu (International) Early Career Award in Sun-Earth Systems Science

Basic Information

Established in 2008, the Sunanda and Santimay Basu Early Career Award in Sun-Earth Systems Science is given annually to one early career scientist (within seven years of the award of Ph.D. or highest equivalent terminal degree) from a developing nation in recognition of 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 Early Career awardee is required to deliver an invited talk at the AGU Fall Meeting.

CITATION/SCOPE STATEMENT

For recognition of 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

  • Travel support (airfare and housing) to attend the AGU Fall Meeting for the length of his/her stay during the award presentation year
  • Complimentary meeting registration to participate in the AGU Fall Meeting during the award presentation year
  • Three years of complimentary AGU membership
  • Award certificate
  • Announcement in Eos
  • Invitation to present a talk on the dissertation topic 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