Gerald W. Hohmann Memorial Trust

For Teaching and Research in Electromagnetic Geophysics

Career Achievement Awards

The GWH Career Achievement Award

2019 Outstanding Young Scientists: 


Dr. Jana H. Börner for investigations on the petrophysical nature of electric conductivity and


Dr. Lindsey J. Heagy for advances in simulation and inversion of electromagnetic data and promotion of an open source culture for collaborative, inclusive and reproducible research


The only geophysicist interviewed in the Society of Economic Geologist oral history program

  • 1998, David Alumbaugh, outstanding young scientist
  • 1999, Douglas Oldenburg and Yaoguo Li, best paper
  • 2000, Stanley Ward, in support of the SEG Ewing Award
  • 2001, Ulrich Schmucker, outstanding educator
  • 2002, Kurt Sorensen and Max Meju, direct benefit to society
  • 2003, Steven Constable and Gerald Minerbo, O&G exploration
  • 2004, Yves Lamontagne, mineral exploration
  • 2005, Nigel Edwards, numerical modeling
  • 2006, Adele Manzella and Toshihiro Uchida, geothermal 
  • ​​2007, Art Raiche, lifetime achievement
  • 2017, Frank Morrison and Arnold Orange, lifetime achievement

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 Lindsey Heagy receiving the 2019 Outstanding Young Scientist Hohmann Award