Tom Metcalf SPD Travel FundIn consultation with Tom Metcalf's family, the Solar Physics Division (SPD) has established the Thomas Metcalf SPD Travel Fund to help support newer members' expenses for attending meetings relevant to solar physics. A new page with a description and links to guidelines has recently been added. AAS members can donate here (login required).
Photos from the 44th meeting of the SPD
Photos courtesy of Dave Hathaway.
In 2014 the SPD will hold its 45th meeting with the AAS in|
2014 June 1 - 5
2013 Hale Prize awarded to Dick Canfield
"For his pioneering work on dynamics and radiation in solar flares and on the origins and implications of magnetic helicity in active regions, as well as his role as a leader and mentor."
2013 Karen Harvey Prize awarded to Tibor Torok
"For his innovative numerical studies and theoretical analyses of the role of MHD instabilities in the initiation and driving of coronal mass ejections."