Prizes Awarded by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific

This list is a list of prizes awarded by the ASP. The winners will generally be well known to the department and are not listed here. Additional details are available at the ASP web pages.

ASP Awards

  • Bruce Medal - life time achievement, BUT only five observatories at any given time can nominate
  • Klumke-Roberts award - public understanding and appreciation of science
  • Trumpler - outstanding PhD dissertation in last 2 years
  • Muhlmann - significant observational results made possible by innovation in instrumentation, software, or observational infrastructure