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22nd November 2011
Congratulations to Prof. Andrew Fazakerley (UCL/MSSL) and Dr. Matthew Owens (University of Reading), both of whom were honoured by the RAS this year.
Professor Fazakerley won this year's RAS Chapman Medal, which recognises investigations of outstanding merit in solar-terrestrial physics, for his role as Cluster/Double Star PEACE principal investigator.
Dr. Owens received the Fowler Award (G) in recognition of his particularly noteworthy contribution to geophysics at an early stage of his research career.
Details of all of this year's RAS awards can be found here.