The Remote Sensing Prize (prior to 2007, Remote Sensing Lecturer)

The procedure for Awards nominations is restricted to electronic submissions, unless stated otherwise. The nominator is responsible for uploading the entire nomination package. The Atmospheric Research Awards Committee has the responsibility to select and submit to the Council the names of individuals nominated for this award. All nominations should be submitted by 1 May 2014. The nominees for most awards remain on the committee's active list for three years. Read More


The Remote Sensing Prize is granted biennially to individuals in recognition of advances in the science and technology of remote sensing, and its application to knowledge of the earth, oceans, and atmosphere, and/or to the benefit of society. The award is in the form of a medallion and a check. Nominations are considered by the Atmospheric Research Awards Committee, which makes recommendations for final approval by AMS Council.