The certificate of the 2008 Sunanda and Santimay Basu Early Career Award
Prof. McPherron (AGU-SPA Section President, middle), and Prof. Makela (the chairof the award selection committee, right) presented Dr. Yao CHEN the awardcertificate at the SPA dinner held on 16 December 2008 during the 2008 AGU FallMeeting in San Francisco.
Yao CHEN with Prof. Sunanda and Santimay Basu on 17 Dec. 2008.
The award Citation:
The Basu Early Career Award given by the Space Physics and Aeronomy Section honors an individual scientist from a developing nation for making outstanding contributions to research in Sun-Earth Systems Science that further the understanding of both plasma physical processes and their applications for the benefit of society.