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Barringer Award Committee

The Barringer Medal and Award is presented annually to a candidate nominated by the Committee.

Barringer Medal and Award: outstanding work in the field of impact cratering

This Committee is comprised of four members appointed by the President; one of the members (whose term expires in a year preceding an even year divisible by four) is nominated by the Barringer Crater Company and appointed by the President. The members serve staggered, 4-year terms. The Chair is normally the senior member and is appointed by the President for a one-year term.

  • Akiko Nakamura 2019
  • Michael Zanetti 2021
  • John G. Spray (chair) 2018
  • Michael Poelchau 2020
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