Vassilis Angelopoulos

  • Fulbright Fellow, 1986-1992
  • American Geophysical Union Fred Scarf Award, 1993
  • COSPAR Zeldovich Medal, 2000
  • American Geophysical Union Macelwane Medal, 2001
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration Group Achievement Award, 2008
  • American Geophysical Union Fellow

Caroline Beghein

  • European Geophysical Union Outstanding Young Scientist Medal, 2005
  • UCLA Assistant Professor Career Development Award, 2009

Peter Bird

  • Geological Society of America Fellow, 1989M
  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1990

Fritz Busse

  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1982

Paul Davis

  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Guggenheim Fellow, 1995
  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1998

Clarence Hall

  • Geological Society of America Fellow
  • UCLA Dickson Emeritus Professorship Award, 2008

Mark Harrison

  • First Prize, Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy Thesis Competition, 1977
  • Presidential Young Investigator Award, National Science Foundation, 1985
  • American Geophysical Union Bowen Award, 1995
  • Department of Energy Outstanding Contributions in Geoscience Research Award, 1996
  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1996
  • Highly Cited Researcher, Institute for Scientific Information, 2002
  • Fellow, Australian Academy of Science, 2005
  • Fellow, Geochemical Society and European Association of Geochemistry, 2007
  • Fellow, Geological Society of Australia, 2007
  • American Geophysical Union, VGP Section Daly Lecturer, 2009
  • Arthur L. Day Medal, Geological Society of America, 2009
  • Life Fellow, Geological Society of America, 2010
  • National Academy of Sciences Member, 2011
  • Einstein Professorship, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2013

Ray Ingersoll

  • Geological Society of America Fellow, 1980
  • Excellence of Oral Presentation Award, 1991
  • AAPG Bulletin Citation of Excellence, 2001
  • Distinguished Educator Award, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Pacific Section, 2004
  • Laurence L. Sloss Award for Sedimentary Geology, Geological Society of America, Sedimentary Geology Division, 2009
  • Lifetime Honorary Membership, Pacific Section, 2011

Dave Jackson

  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1993

David Jewitt

  • International Astronomical Union Asteroid 6434 Jewitt
  • Regent's Medal, University of Hawaii, 1994
  • Scientist of the Year, ARCS, 1996
  • Exceptional Scientific Achievement Award, NASA, 1996
  • Fellow of University College london, 1998
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2005
  • Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2005
  • Member of the National Academy of Sciences, 2005
  • Honorary Professor, National Observatory, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 2006
  • Adjunct Professor, National Central University, 2007
  • Shaw Prize in Astronomy, 2012
  • Kavli Prize in Astrophysics, 2012
  • Norwegian Academy of Sciences and Letters, Foreign Member, 2012

Ian Kaplan

  • American Institute of Chemists Fellow, 1971
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow, 1986
  • Geological Society of America Fellow, 1986
  • American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Environmental Geosciences Division President's Award, 2002

Abby Kavner

  • COMPRES Lecturer, 2011

Vladimir, Keilis-Borok

  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fellow
  • Academia Europaea Foreign Member, 1969
  • Royal Astronomical Society Associate, 1989

Margaret Kivelson

  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1992
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow, 1992
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fellow, 1998
  • National Academy of Sciences Member, 1999
  • American Physical Society Fellow, 2001
  • Alfven Medal of the European Geophysical Union, 2005
  • Fleming Medal of the American Geophysical Union, 2005
  • American Philosophical Society, 2005

Craig Manning

  • Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Fellowship, 2007
  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 2011
  • Mineralogical Society of America Fellow, 2002

Jean-Luc Margot

  • International Astronomical Union Asteroid (9531) Jean-Luc
  • O.K. Earl Prize Fellow in Planetary Science, Caltech, 2001
  • American Astronomical Society Urey Prize, 2004

Kevin McKeegan

  • Roger Chaffee Astronaut Fellow, Washington University, 1980-1983
  • Cosslett Award for Best Invited Paper, Microbean Analysis Society, 1991
  • Asteroid 5663 named McKeegan, International Astronomical Union, 2002
  • Fellow of Meteoritical Society, 2002
  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 2010
  • Fellow of Geochemical Sciety, 2012

Robert McPherron

  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1995

Jonathan W.M. Mitchell

  • Keck Foundation Fellow, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, 2002-2009
  • Hellman Fellow (2012-2013)

William Newman

  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Guggenheim Fellow, 1988
  • Yuval Ne'eman Distinguished Lectureship at Tel Aviv University, 2012

Gilles Peltzer

  • NASA Exceptional Achievement Medal, 1997
  • NASA Exceptional Scientific Achievement Medal, 2002
  • Lecturer for Bowie Lecture, AGU Fall, 2002
  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 2009

John Rosenfeld

  • Geological Society of America Fellow
  • Guggenheim Fellow

Bruce Runnegar

  • SEPM Award for the Outstanding Paper in theJournal Paleontology, 1974
  • Inaugural Mawson Lecture and Medal, Australian Academy of Science, 1981
  • Australian Academy of Sciences Mawson Lecturer, 1981
  • Personal Chair in Geology, University of England, 1985
  • Groupe Francais d'Etude du Gondwana Membre d'Honneur, 1986
  • Australian Academy of Science Fellow, 1987
  • Honorary Research Professor of the Universtiy of St. Andrews in Scotland, 1993
  • Sloan Fellow in Molecular Evolution, 1994
  • Geological Society of America Fellow, 1998
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow, 1999
  • California Academy of Sciences Fellow, 2004
  • National Aeronauticsand Space Administration Group Achievement Award, 2009
  • Paleontological Association Lapworth Medal, 2009
  • Paleontological Society Fellow, 2010
  • Paleontological Society Medal, 2010

Chris Russell

  • American Geophysical Union Macelwane Award, 1977
  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1977
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow, 1981
  • Royal Astronomical Society Harold Jeffeys Lecturer, 1987
  • Royal Astronomical Society Associate, 1992
  • International Academy of Astronautics Full Member, 2000
  • Committee on Space Research Space Science Award, 2002
  • Highly Cited Researcher, Institute for Scientific Information, 2002
  • National Academy of Sciences National Associate, 2002
  • Space Science Award from COSPAR, 2002
  • American Geophysical Union Fleming Medal, 2003

Edwin Schauble

  • University of Chicago National Merit Scholarship, 1990-1994
  • University of Chicago Geophysical Sciences Department Honors, 1994
  • Caltech Special Institute Fellowship, 1995-1996
  • American Geophysical Union Outstanding Student Paper Award in Biogeochemistry, 2000
  • Richard H. Jahns Graduate Student Teaching Award, 2001-2002
  • Sam and Diane Epstein Fellowship in Geochemistry, 2001-2002
  • Chemical Geology Member of the Editorial Board, 2008-2010
  • American Geophysical Union Hisashi Kuno Award, 2009
  • Geochemica et Cosmochimica Acta Associate Editor, 2009
  • Geochemical Society Member of the Board of Directors, 2011

Bill Schopf

  • Botanical Society of America: New York Botanical Garden Award, 1966
  • Society of economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists: Outstanding Paper Award Journal of Paleontology, 1968
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration: Group Achievement Award, 1969
  • Society of Economic Paleontologists and Mineralogists: Outstanding Paper Award, Journal of Paleontology, 1971.
  • Guggenheim Fellow, 1973, 1989
  • Geological Society of America Fellow, 1973
  • Member of the American Philosophical Society
  • The Paleotological Society Charles Schuchert Award, 1974
  • UCLA Academic Senate Distinguished Teaching Award, 1977
  • National Science Foundation Alan T. Waterman Awardand Medal, 1977
  • NASA Special Recognition Award, 1979
  • American Academy of Achievement Golden Plate Awardand Medal, 1980
  • Association of American Publishers Professional & Scholarly Publishing Award, 1983
  • UCLA Academic Senate Faculty Research Lecturer, 1984
  • American Philosophical Society Member, 1985
  • National Academy of Sciences Mary Clark Thompson Medal 1986
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science Fellow, 1988
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Guggenheim Fellow, 1989
  • International Society for the Study of the Origin of Life, Fellow,Oparin Medal, 1989
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fellow, 1990
  • UCLA Academic Senate Gold Shield Faculty Prize for Academic Excellence, 1992
  • Association of American Publishers Professional & Scholarly Publishing Award, 1992
  • Russian Academy of Sciences Honorary Foreign Member, 1995
  • International Society for the Study of the Origin of Life Fellow, 1996
  • Alexander von Humboldt Foundation Senior Humboldt Fellowship, 1997
  • NASA, Group Achievement Award, 1997
  • National Academy of Sciences Member, 1998
  • Phi Beta Kappa Society Phi Beta Kappa Award in Science, 1999
  • Linnean Society of London, Foreign Member, 1999
  • Fellow of American Academy of Microbiology
  • American Academy of Achievement, Gold Plate Award
  • Geobio-Center, Luwig-Maximilians-Universitat Munchen: Member of the Scientific Curatorium, 2003
  • The Paleontological Society: Fellow, 2004
  • Botanical Society of America: Centennial Botanist Award, 2006
  • Horiba Jobin Yvon S.A.S.: Raman Imaging Competition Prize, 2006
  • University of Pretoria, South Africa Honorary Doctorate, 2011
  • Brazilian Center for Astrobiology: Member of International Scientific Steering Committee, 2011
  • Paleontological Society: Outstanding Paper Award: Journal of Paleontology, 2011
  • Paleontological Society Medal, Geological Society of America, 2012

Gerald Schubert

  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1975
  • American Geophysical Union Macelwane Award, 1975
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Guggenheim Fellow, 1989
  • American Academy of Arts and Sciences Fellow, 2001
  • National Academy of Sciences Member, 2002
  • American Geophysical Union Harry H. Hess Medal, 2002
  • Fall meeting of the American Geophysical union, Birch Lecturer, 2002
  • ISI Highly cited Researcher, 2003
  • Institute of Physics Fellow, 2004
  • American Geophysical Union planetary Sciences Section President, 2004-2006
  • Kobe International School of Planetary Sciences Invited Lecturer, 2004
  • Geophysics Section of the National Academy of Sciences Chair, 2008
  • Academia Europaea Foreign Member, 2009
  • Tel Aviv University Sackler Lecturer, 2009-2010

Laurence C. Smith

  • AAAS John Wesley Powell Speaker
  • Walter P. Kistler Book Award
  • John D. Rockefeller Bellagio Residency
  • Guggenheim Fellow
  • AGU Frontier Lecturer
  • NASA New Investigator

Aradhna Tripati

  • University Early Entrance Program, 1992-1994
  • UC Regents Fellowship, 1996-1997
  • Gates Millennium Scholarship, 2000-2002
  • Schlanger Ocean Drilling Program Graduate Fellowship, 2000
  • Gretchen L. Blechschmidt Award from Geological Society of America, 2000
  • Marshall Sherfield Postdoctoral Fellowship, 2002-2003
  • Wolfson College Visiting Fellowship, Univ. Cambridge, 2002-2004
  • Comer Abrupt Climate Change Fellowship, 2003-2005
  • Thomas Nevile Fellowship in Natural Sciences, Magdalene College, University of Cambridge, 2006-2010
  • UK National Environmental Research Council (NERC) Fellowship, 2006-2010
  • NSF ADVANCE Award Lecture, Univ. Ariz., 2009
  • Hellman Fellowship, 2012-2013
  • UCLA Career Development Award, 2012

Ray Walker

  • American Geophysical Union Edward A. Flinn III Award, 1996

John Wasson

  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Guggenheim Fellow, 1971
  • Asteroid 4783 named Wasson by E. and C. Shoemaker, 1991
  • Meteoritical Society Leonard Medal, 1992
  • Corresponding Member of the Danish Academy of Sciences, 1993
  • American Geophysical Union Fellow, 1994
  • Danish Academy of Sciences and Letters Foreign Member, 1994
  • Japan Society Promotion Science Fellow, 2000
  • Geochemical Society Fellow, 2002
  • J. Lawrence Smith Medal, U.S. National Academy of Sciences, 2003
  • American Geophysical Union Whipple Award, 2005

An Yin

  • Geological Society of America Fellow
  • Geological Society of America Donath Medal, 1995
  • Guest Professor at the Institute of Geomechanics at the Chinese Academy of Geological Sciences, 1996
  • Guest Professor at the School of Earth and Space Sciences in Beijing University China, 2005-2007

Ed Young

  • Fellow of the Geochemical Society, 2016
  • Fellow of the European Association of Geochemistry, 2016