Cecil and Ida Green Honors Professor of Physics, Elected Fellow of the American Geophysical Union
Roderick Heelis, the Cecil H. and Ida Green Chair in Systems Biology Science #2, Professor of Physics and Director of the William B. Hanson Center for Space Sciences at UTD, has been elected Fellow of the American Geophysical Union (AGU).
A Fellow of AGU is a scientist who has attained acknowledged eminence in the geophysical sciences. This honor is bestowed on only 0.1% of the membership each year by a committee of 11 Fellows.
Award ceremonies will take place at the annual meeting to be held in Baltimore Maryland in May, 2006.
The American Geophysical Union is a scientific society, comprising 43,000 Earth and space scientists. It publishes a dozen peer reviewed journal series and holds meetings at which current research is presented to the scientific community and the public.
AGU has a diverse program for recognizing members and others who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of the geophysical sciences, to the service of the community, and to the public's understanding.
- Updated: December 19, 2007