Caldwell, Robert 
Citation: For his numerous contributions to theoretical cosmology, particularly those on pioneering ideas for dark energy.
Fryer, Chris 
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Citation: For his leadership in and contributions to theoretical and computational high energy astrophysics through multidimensional simulations that demonstrated the importance of three-dimensional convection and neutrino transport in core-collapse supernovae explosions.
Hughes, John P. 
Citation: For seminal contributions to the development of the Chandra X-ray Observatory and for pioneering studies of the origin of Galactic cosmic rays using the structure and evolution of supernova remnants.
Kalogera, Vassiliki 
Citation: For fundamental contributions to understanding the structure, formation and evolution of compact objects in binary systems, using X-ray and radio observations to study their importance for gravitational wave detectors.
Krennrich, Frank 
Iowa State University
Citation: For scientific contributions and the development of sensitive instrumentation in high energy gamma-ray astrophysics.
Laguna, Pablo 
Georgia Institute of Technology
Citation: For his various contributions to numerical relativity and computational astrophysics.
Ryan, James 
University of New Hampshire
Citation: For his scientific discoveries with the COMPTEL instrument on the Compton Observatory and for his great service to the APS Division of Astrophysics.