Professor, Dr. Chris Huber has been awarded American Geophysical Union’s Kuno Award

From AGU’s website:

"The Hisashi Kuno Award is given by the Volcanology Geochemistry Petrology Section for outstanding contributions to the fields of Volcanology, Geochemistry and Petrology. The Award is based on the quality of publications arising from work performed up to seven years past the receipt of the Ph.D."

The award, first conferred in 2008, was named for Hisashi Kuno (1910-1969), a professor of Petrology at the University of Tokyo and a brilliant volcanologist, petrologist, and mentor.

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