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Hector Fellow Antje Boetius is awarded twice: Copernicus Medal and Carl Friedrich Gauß Medal

  • 05.08.2017 | Awards

    In the award ceremony of the Braunschweigische Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft (BGW), Prof. Dr. Antje Boetius was honored with the Carl Friedrich Gauß Medal 2017 for her outstanding scientific achievements.  Furthermore, the Copernicus Gesellschaft e.V. awarded her with the Copernicus Medal 2017 at this year’s Geoscience Union in Vienna for her “pioneer work on the biogeochemistry and microbiology of ocean methane dynamics and the biogeochemical effects of retreating Arctic sea ice.”


    To the press releases:
    Carl Friedrich Gauß Medal 2017
    Copernicus Medal 2017