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SIAM Activity Group on Geosciences Early Career Prize

Established in 2008, the SIAM Activity Group on Geosciences Early Career Prize is awarded to an individual in their early career for research contributions to the solution of mathematical and computational problems in the geosciences.

Nomination Deadline: October 15, 2018

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Prize Description


Prize Description

The SIAM Activity Group on Geosciences Early Career Prize (SIAG/GS Early Career Prize) is awarded every two years to one individual in their early career in the field of geosciences for distinguished contributions to the field in the three calendar years prior to the award year.


Eligibility Criteria

The candidate’s work must contain significant research contributions to the field of geosciences. One key paper must be cited as evidencing the contributions, though a body of papers may be discussed in the nomination. The qualifying key paper must have been published in English in a peer-reviewed journal within the three calendar years preceding the award year. Either the candidate must be a graduate student or the key paper must have been published no more than three years after the candidate received their PhD.

For the 2019 award, the paper must have been published between the dates of January 1, 2016 – December 31, 2018. The candidate must have been awarded their PhD no earlier than 2013.


Required Materials

  • Nominator’s letter of recommendation for candidate
  • Candidate's CV
  • Bibliographic citation for candidate’s key contributing paper
  • Two or three letters of support from experts in the field

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Call for Nominations

The SIAM Prize Program is now accepting nominations for the SIAM Activity Group on Geosciences Early Career Prize. The nomination deadline is October 15, 2018.

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Selection Committee

Selection Committee

Chair

William Symes
Rice University

Members

Joern Behrens
Universitaet Hamburg
Ed Bueler
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Malgorzata Peszynska
Oregon State University
Irina Tezaur
Sandia National Laboratories

About the Award


About the SIAM Activity Group on Geosciences Early Career Prize


The SIAG/GS Early Career Prize includes a certificate containing the citation. As part of the award, the recipient will be invited to give a brief plenary talk at the conference. SIAM will reimburse the recipient for reasonable travel expenses incurred in giving the talk.

Award Date

The prize will next be awarded in June 2019 at the SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences.


Award Presentation

The Chair of the SIAM Activity Group on Geosciences and the Chair of the Prize Committee will announce the award at the SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences and present the award to the recipient. An announcement of the award will appear in SIAM News, and on the activity group's website and newsletter.

Prize History



Prize History

Selection Committee

Beatrice Riviere (Chair)
Michael Bader
Margot Gerritsen
Hector Klie
Pierre Lermusiaux

Selection Committee

Clint Dawson (Chair)
Yuguang Chen
Jerome Jaffre
Louise Kellogg
Susan Minkoff

Selection Committee

William W. Symes (Chair)
Jörn Behrens
Frank Giraldo
Christopher Kees
Michel Kern
Malgorzata Peszynska
Amik St-Cyr
Xiao-Hui Wu

Selection Committee

Jean Roberts (Chair)
Linda Abriola
Clint Dawson
Chris Farmer
Felix Herrmann

Selection Committee

Omar Ghattas (Chair)
Michael Celia
Margot Gerritsen
Thomas Russell
Carol Woodward

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