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Robert E. Horton Medal

The Robert E. Horton Medal is given out by the American Geophysical Union to recognize "outstanding contributions to the geophysical aspects of hydrology". The award was created in 1974 and named after Robert E. Horton to honor his contributions to the study of the hydrologic cycle. It was awarded biennially until 1995 and then annually thereafter.[1][2][3]

Past recipients

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  1. ^ Hall, Francis R. (1987). "Contributions of Robert E. Horton". In Landa, Edward R.; Ince, Simon. The history of hydrology. Washington, DC: American Geophysical Union. p. 113.  
  2. ^ a b Stiles, Ed (27 February 2003). "Neuman wins Horton Medal". UA News. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  3. ^ "Robert E. Horton Medal". Honors program. American Geophysical Union. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "Robert E. Horton Medal: Past recipients". Honors program. American Geophysical Union. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  5. ^ Brehm, Denise (17 October 2007). "Rafael Bras to receive AGU's Horton Medal". MIT news. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
  6. ^ Brandt, Lori (9 September 2013). "Engineering professor Soroosh Sorooshian garners American Geophysical Union’s Horton Medal". UC Irvine News. Retrieved 26 November 2013. 
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