Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union

Anderson and Dziewonski to receive Royal Swedish Academy's Crafoord Prize


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The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has selected AGU Fellows Don L. Anderson and Adam M. Dziewonski to receive the 1998 Crafoord Prize in geosciences for their research into the composition and dynamics of the Earth.

Anderson, of the California Institute of Technology, served as AGU President from 1988 to 1990 and received the Bowie Medal, AGU's highest honor, in 1991. Dziewonski is Frank J. Baird Jr. Professor of Science at Harvard University, where he has been employed since 1972.