2011 ASLO society awards will be presented during the plenary sessions Monday through Friday.
Biographical information and award citations will be included in an upcoming issue of the L&O: Bulletin.
Tommy and Yvette Edmondson Distinguished Service Award—The Schneider Group, Inc., ASLO Business Office, Waco, Texas
Ruth Patrick Award—Dr. John Downing, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa
Citation for Scientific Excellence—Dr. Peter Verity (Presented posthumously. Dr. Verity’s widow, Melanie Mirande, will accept the award on Dr. Verity’s behalf.)
Ramón Margalef Award for Excellence in Education—Dr. Juan Gonzalez, University of Puerto Rico, Arecibo, Puerto Rico
John Martin Award—Bergh, Ø., Børsheim, K.Y., Bratbak, G., Heldal, M.-1989. High abundance of viruses found in aquatic environments. Nature, 340: 467-468.
G. Evelyn Hutchinson Award—Cindy Lee, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York
Raymond L. Lindeman Award—William “Mack” Durham, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts
A.C. Redfield Award—Fred Grassle, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey
ASLO Student Presentation Award winners will be recognized.