Carslaw Receives the 2014 Atmospheric Sciences Ascent Award

Kenneth Carslaw received the 2014 Atmospheric Sciences Ascent Award at the 2014 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, held 15–19 December in San Francisco, Calif. The award recognizes “research contributions by exceptional mid-career scientists in the fields of atmospheric and climate sciences.”

Carslaw_Kenneth-Ascent_Award_150x150We congratulate Dr. Kenneth Carslaw, winner of a 2014 Ascent Award “for outstanding contributions to the modeling of aerosol properties and their impact on climate in the troposphere and lower stratosphere.”


—Peter Webster, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta


I am honored to receive this award. I would like to thank my many excellent and generous collaborators over many years and to acknowledge in particular the creative and enjoyable interactions with members of my research group at Leeds.

—Ken Carslaw, University of Leeds, United Kingdom