The Aeroacoustics Award was established in 1973 and is presented for an outstanding technical or scientific achievement resulting from an individual's contribution to the field of aircraft community noise reduction.
This annual award is generally presented at the AIAA AVIATION Forum or at the AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference.
Nomination Deadline: 1 October
- Full Name: Michael James Lighthill
- Category: Technical Excellence
- AIAA Citation: For fundamental contributions to the understanding of aerodynamic noise