Eddington Medal

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Eddington Medal
Country United Kingdom
Presented by Royal Astronomical Society

The Eddington Medal is awarded by the Royal Astronomical Society for investigations of outstanding merit in theoretical astrophysics. It is named after Sir Arthur Eddington. First awarded in 1953, the frequency of the prize has varied over the years, at times being every one, two or three years. Since 2013 it has been awarded annually.

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Source is [1] unless otherwise noted.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Eddington Medal Winners" (PDF). Royal Astronomical Society. Retrieved 15 January 2016. 
  2. ^ Lemaître, Georges (1953). "Announcement of Eddington Medal award". Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society. 113: 2. Bibcode:1953MNRAS.113....2L. doi:10.1093/mnras/113.1.2 (inactive 2017-01-28). 
  3. ^ Jackson, J. (1955), "Address on the award of the Eddington Medal to Professor H. C. van de Hulst", MNRAS, 115 (2): 202, Bibcode:1955MNRAS.115..202., doi:10.1093/mnras/115.2.202 
  4. ^ Steavenson, W. H. (1958), "Society Business: Address on award of Eddington Medal", MNRAS, 118 (4): 404, Bibcode:1958MNRAS.118..404., doi:10.1093/mnras/118.4.404 
  5. ^ Saiedy, F. (1959), "Society Business: Eddington Medal Address on award of", MNRAS, 119 (4): 447, Bibcode:1959MNRAS.119..447., doi:10.1093/mnras/119.4.447 
  6. ^ "The award of The Eddington Medal to Dr R. d'E. Atkinson (address)", QJRAS, 1: 26, 1960, Bibcode:1960QJRAS...1...26. 
  7. ^ "The award of The Eddington Medal to Professor H. A. Bethe (address)", QJRAS, 2: 107, 1961, Bibcode:1961QJRAS...2..107. 
  8. ^ "The award of The Eddington Medal to Professor Andr\'e Lallemand (address)", QJRAS, 3: 84, 1962, Bibcode:1962QJRAS...3...84. 
  9. ^ "Award of Eddington Medal jointly to A. R. Sandage and M. Schwarzschild (address)", QJRAS, 4: 180, 1963, Bibcode:1963QJRAS...4..180. 
  10. ^ "Tousey R. awarded Eddington Medal", QJRAS, 5: S108, 1964, Bibcode:1964QJRAS...5S.108. 
  11. ^ "Pound R. V. awarded Eddington Medal", QJRAS, 6: R123, 1965, Bibcode:1965QJRAS...6R.123. 
  12. ^ "Award of Eddington Medal to R. Wildt (address)", QJRAS, 7: 120, 1966, Bibcode:1966QJRAS...7..120. 
  13. ^ "Award of Eddington Medal to R. F. Christy (address)", QJRAS, 8: 129, 1967, Bibcode:1967QJRAS...8..129. 
  14. ^ "Award of Eddington Medal to Robert Hanbury Brown and Richard Quintin Twiss (address)", QJRAS, 9: 277, 1968, Bibcode:1968QJRAS...9..277. 
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  16. ^ Lovell, B. (1970), "C. Hayashi received the Eddington Medal of the Royal Astronomical Society.", QJRAS, 11: 88, Bibcode:1970QJRAS..11...88L 
  17. ^ Lovell, B. (1971), "8D. G. King-Hele received the Eddington Medal.", QJRAS, 12: 138, Bibcode:1971QJRAS..12..138L 
  18. ^ Hoyle, F. (1972), "P. Ledoux received the Eddington Medal.", QJRAS, 13: 485, Bibcode:1972QJRAS..13..485H 
  19. ^ Blackwell, D. E. (1975), "Presidential Addresses on the Society's Awards", QJRAS, 16: 356, Bibcode:1975QJRAS..16..356B 
  20. ^ Cook, A. H. (1979), "W. Fowler received the Eddington Medal.", QJRAS, 20: 3, Bibcode:1979QJRAS..20....3C 
  21. ^ Wolfendale, A. W. (1981), "Peebles P.J.E. / 1981 Eddington Medal / 1981MAY8 / Address of President", QJRAS, 22: 350, Bibcode:1981QJRAS..22..350W 
  22. ^ Hide, R. (1984), "Presentation of the Eddington Medal to Lynden-Bell 1984FEB10", QJRAS, 25: 231, Bibcode:1984QJRAS..25..231H 
  23. ^ Davies, R. D. (1988), "Eddington Medal to Paczynski 1987OCT9", QJRAS, 29: 97, Bibcode:1988QJRAS..29...97D 
  24. ^ Pounds, K. A. (1991), "R.A.S. Eddington Medal to Iben-Jr - 1991MAY10", QJRAS, 32: 353, Bibcode:1991QJRAS..32..353P 
  25. ^ "Eddington Medal to Mestel", QJRAS, 34: 275, 1993, Bibcode:1993QJRAS..34..275. 
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