Nier receives 1992 Bowie medal
Article first published online: 19 OCT 2006
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Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union
Volume 73, Issue 26, pages 273–274, 30 June 1992
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1992), Nier receives 1992 Bowie medal, Eos Trans. AGU, 73(26), 273–274, doi:10.1029/91EO00222., and (
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Alfred O.C. Nier was awarded the 1992 William Bowie Medal for outstanding contributions to fundamental geophysics and unselfish cooperation in research. The Bowie Medal, AGU's most distinguished honor, was presented to Nier on May 13 at the annual Spring Meeting Honors Ceremony in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
The award citation, delivered by Don L. Anderson, and Nier's response are presented below.