Committee for Space Research (COSPAR
) every two year nominates candidates under 31 years of age for the Outstanding Paper Awards amongst authors of papers published in COSPAR peer-reviewed scientific journals: Advances in Space Research
and Life Sciences in Space Research
. The current edition
covers research papers submitted for publication within 2018-2020.
COSPAR Bureau, following recommendations of the Publications Committee, recognized the contribution of dr. Pawel Hordyniec to Space Studies of the Earth’s Surface, Meteorology and Climate (Scientific Commission A) and awarded him for the manuscript entitled “Simulation of liquid water and ice contributions to bending angle profiles in the radio occultation technique”.
The full paper of the recipient is available under the link
All recipients of 2020 Outstanding Paper Award can be found on the website of COSPAR under the following link
Names of award recipients and paper titles will also be published in an issue of COSPAR’s information bulletin - Space Research Today
Announcement of the award will take place during the up-coming 43rd COSPAR Scientific Assembly
in Sydney, Australia, 28 January - 4 February 2021.