LPI Announces the 2022 Barringer Award Recipients
June 13, 2022
Credit: NASA Earth Observatory.
The Lunar and Planetary Institute is pleased to announce the 2022 awardees of the Barringer Family Fund for Meteorite Impact Research.
- Paige Cincio
University of Western Ontario, Canada
- Juliette Faucher
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Belgium
- Shania James
University of Kerala, India
- Liseloane Malelu
University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
- Fernando Pereira
State University of Campinas, Brazil
- Daniel Sheikh
Portland State University, USA
The Barringer Family Fund for Meteorite Impact Research has been established as a memorial to recognize the contributions of Brandon, Moreau, Paul, and Richard Barringer to the field of meteoritics and the Barringer family's strong interest and support over many years in research and student education. In addition to its memorial nature, the Fund also reflects the family's long-standing commitment to responsible stewardship of the Barringer Meteorite Crater and the family's steadfast resolve in maintaining the crater as a unique scientific research and education site.