APS Fellowship

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APS Fellows Nominated by DAP  

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Bond, J. Richard [1998]
University of Toronto
Citation: For fundamental contributions to astrophysics and cosmology; in particular for developing the understanding of fluctuations in the cosmic background radiation.


Burns, Jack O'Neal [1998]
University of Missouri, Columbia
Citation: For fundamental contributions to the observation and numerical modeling of extragalactic jets and clusters of galaxies.


Centrella, Joan Mary [1998]
Drexel University
Citation: For her original contributions to numerical relativity, cosmology, and astrophysics, in particular for her studies of large-scale structure in the universe and sources of gravitational radiation.


Johnson, W. Neil [1998]
Naval Research Laboratory
Citation: In recognition of outstanding contributions to observational gamma-ray astrophysics, development of the OSSE instrument, and the understanding of high-energy emissions from the Galaxy and Active Galactic Nuclei.


Krauss, Lawrence M. [1998]
Case Western Reserve University
Citation: For his original contributions at the interface of particle physics and astrophysics.


Shapiro, Stuart Louis [1998]
University of Illinois
Citation: For his broad contributions to theoretical astrophysics and general relativity, including the physics of black holes, neutron stars, and large N-body dynamical systems, and his pioneering use of supercomputers to explore these areas.


Thielemann, Friedrich K. [1998]
University of Basel
Citation: For his work at the interface of nuclear physics and astrophysics and the applications to stellar nucleosynthesis, Type Ia and Type II Supernovae, as well as the r- and rp-process.


Urry, Claudia Megan [1998]
Space Telescope Science Institute
Citation: For pioneering studies of the nature of Active Galactic Nuclei through multi-wavelength observational campaigns and the elucidation of unified models.