Awards + Patents

Honoring RAL's Outstanding Achievements

External Awards  UCAR Awards  Patents

External Awards

Recipient(s) Award Yearsort ascending
Robert Sharman and Bruce Carmichael Aviation Industry Award 2017
Andrew Newman and Larry Cornman American Geophysical Union (AGU): Outstanding Reviewers 2017
Sue Ellen Haupt, BrankoKosovic, Tara Jensen, Jim Cowie, Jeff Lazo, Bill Mahoney, Gary Cunning, Pedro Jimenez, Jared Lee, Tyler McCandless,... Utility Variable-Generation Integration Group (UVIG) 2017
David Johnson European Patent: Optical Device for Correcting Geostationary Satellite Imagery for Earth Curvature Effects 2017
Sharman, Robert AMS Fellow 2016
Amman, Buja, Griggs, O'Neill & Tebaldi (CGD) USDA Abraham Lincoln Honor Award 2016
Micah Hahn Exceptional Early-Career Contribution to the Field of EcoHealth 2014
Daniel Breed Thunderbird Award 2014
Matthias Steiner AMS Fellow 2014
Mahoney, Haupt, Kosovic, Wiener, Myers, Y. Liu, Johnson, Sun, Delle Monache, Politovich, Williams, Linden, Cheng, Pearson, Y. Liu, Wu,... Colorado Governor's Award for High-Impact Research in the Sustainability category 2014
Bruintjes, Roelof WMA Schaefer Award 2013
Cervone, Guido ISSNAF Young Investigator Award 2013
Yates, David Quentin Martin Best Practices Paper, American Society of Civil Engineers 2013
Bruintjes, Roelof WMA Thunderbird Award 2012
Chen, Fei AMS Fellow 2012
Bieringer, Paul Outstanding Platform Presentation, National Chem/Bio Defense Science and Technology Conference 2011
Brown, Barbara Special Recognition Award, WMO WWRP 2011
Mahoney, William AMS Fellow 2011
Mahoney, William AMS Kenneth C. Spengler Award 2010
Yates, David Quentin Martin Best Practices Paper, American Society of Civil Engineers 2010
Theriault, Julie Tertia M.C. Hughes Memorial Prize, Canadian Meteorological and Oceanic Society 2010
Foote, Brant AMS Cleveland Abbe Award 2010
Steiner, Matthias Best Paper of Session Award, Digital Avionic Systems Conference 2010
Axisa, Duncan WMA Distinguished Service Award 2010
Megenhardt, Daniel U.S. Department of Commerce, NWS, Certificate of Recognition 2009
Bruintjes, Roelof WMA International Award 2009
Roberts, Rita AMS Fellow 2008
Johnson, David Paul F. Holloway Non-Aerospace Technology Transfer Award, NASA Langley 2008
Williams, John First place (tie), Artificial Intelligence Contest 2008
Politovich, Marcia Paul F. Holloway Non-Aerospace Technology Transfer Award, NASA Langley 2008
Romero-Lankao Paty Latina Leader Award in the Category of Science, Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute 2008
Romero-Lankao Paty Leopold Leadership Fellowship 2008
Miller, Kathleen Nobel Peace Prize - IPCC, Nobel Foundation 2008
Romero-Lankao Paty Nobel Peace Prize - IPCC, Nobel Foundation 2008
Brown, Barbara AMS Fellow 2007
Thompson, Greg and Lindholm, Tenny A. ATCA Technical Writing Award 2007
Haggerty, Julie NASA Paul F. Holloway Technology Transfer Award 2007
Cornman, Larry NASA Certificate of Appreciation, Aviation Safety and Security Program 2005
Wolff, Cory et al. NASA Earth Science Applications Award 2005
Rasmussen, Roy AMS Fellow 2004
Williams, John NASA Langley Certificate of Appreciation 2004
Breed, Daniel Distinguished Alumni Award, Sterling Illinois, Schools Foundation 2004
Politovich, Marcia AMS Fellow 2003
Wilson, James AMS Remote Sensing Lecture Award 2003
Sharman, Robert and Cornman, Larry Top 50 Research Leaders of the Year, Scientific American 2003
Turbulence Research Team, Cornman, Larry et al. NASA Turning Goals into Reality 2003
Aviation Weather Research Program FAA Excellence in Aviation Research Award 2002
In-Flight Icing Research Team NASA Turning Goals into Reality 2002
Aviation Weather Research Program Team NWA Aviation Weather Award 2002
Lindholm, Tenny A. Best Paper of Session Award, Digital Avionic Systems Conference 2001
In-Flight Icing Research Team NASA Turning Goals into Reality 2001
In-situ Turbulence Detection System Aviation Week Laurels Award 2000
Turbulence and windshear warning system, Hong Kong Airport Air Traffic Management Magazine award 2000
Aviation Digital Data Service (ADDS) U.S. Government Technology Leadership Award Finalist 2000
Weather Support to Deicing Decision Making (WSDDM) U.S. Government Technology Leadership Award 1999
Cornman, Larry et al. Aviation Week Laurels Award 1998
Cornman, Larry and Wes Wilson Aviation Week Laurels Award 1990