Soroosh Sorooshian Receives 2013 Robert E. Horton Medal: Citation

Soroosh Sorooshian was awarded the 2013 Robert E. Horton Medal at the AGU Fall Meeting Honors Ceremony, held on 11 December 2013 in San Francisco, Calif. The medal is for “outstanding contributions to hydrology.”



I am proud to introduce Soroosh Sorooshian, distinguished professor of civil and environmental engineering and Earth system science at the University of California, Irvine, as the 2013 Horton medalist. Soroosh is an exemplary scholar, who through collaborations with Hoshin Gupta and numerous other talented students and researchers, has made many landmark contributions to hydrology. I will highlight what I consider to be his principal contributions.