Congratulations to Dr. Michael Mann, Professor of Meteorology and Director of the Earth System Science Center, who has been awarded the Hans Oeschger Medal of the European Geosciences Union. The medal was established in recognition of the scientific achievements of Hans Oeschger to honor outstanding scientists whose work is related to Climate: Past, Present, & Future.
Dr. Mann will be awarded the Hans Oeschger Medal at the General Assembly of the Union to be held during April 22-27, 2012 in Vienna, Austria, where he will also present a "Medal Lecture" to the scientific community.
For more information about Hans Oeschger and the medal, including past recipients, please visit: http://www.egu.eu/awards-medals/awards-and-medals/award/hans-oeschger.html
Press release from Penn State Live: http://live.psu.edu/story/56383