Plasmadynamics & Lasers Award
Approved by the Board of Directors in 1991, the Plasmadynamics & Lasers Award is presented for outstanding contributions to the understanding of the physical properties and dynamical behavior of matter in the plasma state and lasers as related to need in aeronautics and astronautics. This annual award is generally presented at the AIAA Aviation Forum (AVIATION).
Nomination Deadline: 1 October
- Full Name: Prof Abraham Hertzberg
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For outstanding contributions to gas dynamics and gas physics, including gas lasers and laser applications; and to the prepartion of young engineers for careers in the field.