APS Fellowship Information
APS Fellows Nominated by DAP
Citation: For pioneering experiments that provided the first direct measurements of the age of galactic cosmic rays and for comprehensive investigations of the abundances and propagation of solar energetic particles.
Citation: For basic advances in the theory of star formation including the elucidation of protostellar structure and evolution, and the discovery of the stellar birthline in the Hertzsprung-Russell Diagram.
Citation: For pioneering studies establishing the nature of X-ray burst sources and leadership in developing the powerful X-ray Timing Explorer (XTE) mission, a major upcoming guest observer facility.
Citation: For pioneering astrophysical investigations in gravitational wave studies and in gravitational lensing effects, as well as for leadership in optical astronomy instrumentation and image reconstruction techniques.
Citation: For development of the Mr. Hopkins Atmospheric Cherenkov imaging telescope and for pioneering observation in TeV gamma-ray astronomy.
Citation: For his pioneering work in X-ray polarimetry and time variability studies of cosmic X-ray sources, and his insightful leadership as project scientist for the advanced X-ray Astrophysics Facility.