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2008 ASP Annual Award Recipients

The Society is pleased to announce this year's Award recipients.

ASP 2008 Award Recipients Press Release

The Catherine Wolfe Bruce Gold Medal

Sidney van den Bergh

Sidney van den Bergh
Researcher Emeritus, Dominion Astrophysical Observatory, Victoria, BC, Canada

Image courtesy of Gibson's Photography, Victoria, BC


The Klumpke-Roberts Award

Dava Sobel

Dava Sobel
East Hampton, New York

Image courtesy of Richard Lewin

The Las Cumbres Amateur Outreach Award

Gary Fujihara

Gary Fujihara
University of Hawaii Institute for Astronomy

Image courtesy of Gary Fujihara


The Thomas J. Brennan Award

Wilhelmus van der Veen

Wil van der Veen
New Jersey Astronomy Center for Education at Raritan Valley Community College, Somerville, NJ

Image courtesy of Theresa Moody

 

The Robert J. Trumpler Award

Anjum Mukadam

Anjum Mukadam
Hubble Post-doctoral Fellow, University of Washington at Seattle

Image courtesy of Kennedy Space Center


Amateur Achievement Award

Steve Mandel

Steve Mandel
Soquel, California

Image courtesy of Carol Foote

Richard H. Emmons Award

Chris Impey

Chris Impey
University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona

Image courtesy of M. Thaler, Biomedical Communications, University of Arizona


The Maria and Eric Muhlmann Award

Joss Bland-Hawthorn

Joss Bland-Hawthorn
School of Physics, University of Sydney, NSW, Australia

Image courtesy of Helen Sim, AAO

Karl Glazebrook

Karl Glazebrook
Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia

Image courtesy of Karl Glazebrook

Jean-Charles Cuillandre

Jean-Charles Cuillandre
Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope Corporation, Kamuela, Hawaii

Image courtesy of Jean-Charles Cuillandre