Awards and Patents

Award Type
Award Type Title Recipient(s) Year
external U.S. Department of Commerce, NWS, Certificate of Recognition Megenhardt, Daniel 2009
external AMS Fellow Roberts, Rita 2009
internal Outstanding Publication Award Chris Davis (MMM/RAL), Barb Brown (RAL), and Randy Bullock (RAL) 2009
internal Scientific and Technical Advancement John Hubbert (EOL), Mike Dixon (RAL), Scott Ellis (EOL), and Greg Meymaris (RAL) 2009
patent Precipitation measurement device Frank W. Hage 2008
patent De-icing information system Roy M. Rasmussen, Frank W. Hage 2008
patent Weather Radar Echo Tops Forecast Generation Paul E. Bieringer 2008
patent Atmospheric Feature Detection Using Lagrangian Scalar Integration Paul E. Bieringer 2008
external Leopold Leadership Fellowship Romero-Lankao Paty 2008
external Paul F. Holloway Non-Aerospace Technology Transfer Award, NASA Langley Advanced Satellite Aviation-weather Products (ASAP) Project Team: Julie A. Haggerty, David B. Johnson, Marcia K. Politovich, Robert D. Sharman 2008
external Nobel Peace Prize - IPCC, Nobel Foundation Kathleen Miller and Patricia Romero-Lankao 2008
external First place (tie), Artificial Intelligence Contest Williams, John 2008
external Latina Leader Award in the Category of Science, Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute Romero-Lankao Paty 2008
internal Outstanding Publication Award David Yates, Jack Sieber and Annette Huber-Lee (Stockholm Environment Institute), David Purkey (National Heritage Institute), and Hector Galbraith (Galbraith Environmental Services) 2008
patent Sensor system to distinguish frozen and non-frozen liquid particulates Roy M. Rasmussen 2007
external AMS Fellow Brown, Barbara 2007
external ATCA Technical Writing Award Thompson, Greg and Lindholm, Tenny A. 2007
internal Outstanding Publication Award Rita Roberts. Co-nominee and co-author included Steven Rutledge (Colorado State University) 2007
internal Scientific and Technical Advancement Thomas Hopson (RAL and SERE*/ASP). Co-nominees include Hai-Ru Chang, Carlos Hoyos, Jun Jian, and Peter Webster (Georgia Institute of Technology); and Selvaraju Ramasamy and A.R. Subbiah (Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre). 2007
patent De-icing information system Roy M. Rasmussen 2006
internal Education and Outreach Award Eve Gruntfest, Julie Demuth, Sheldon Drobot, Mary Hayden, Olga Wilhelmi (all ISSE), and Jeff Lazo (WSAP). Co-nominees included Rebecca Morss (ESSL/MMM) and Matt Kelsch (UOP/COMET). 2006
internal Outstanding Publication Award Thomas T. Warner (NSAP) 2006
external NASA Certificate of Appreciation, Aviation Safety and Security Program Cornman, Larry 2005
external NASA Earth Science Applications Award Wolff, Cory et al. 2005
internal Outstanding Publication Award Janice Coen (RAL and MMM). Co-nominees and co-authors included Shankar Mahalingam (University of California, Riverside) and John Daily (University of Colorado, Boulder).