Prof. Dr. Michael Strasser wins the prestigious 2017 Taira Prize

Awarded for "out­stand­ing trans­dis­cip­lin­ary re­search ac­com­plish­ment in ocean drilling"
Prof. Dr. Michael Strasser has been awar­ded the 2017 Asahiko Taira In­ter­na­tional Sci­entific Ocean Drilling Re­search Prize by the Amer­ican Geo­phys­ical Union (AGU) and the Ja­pan Geoscience Union. The Taira prize hon­ors an in­di­vidual for "out­stand­ing trans­dis­cip­lin­ary re­search ac­com­plish­ment in ocean drilling". The award ce­re­mony and lec­ture are sched­uled for the AGU Fall Meeting in December.
 
Read more about the Asahiko Taira prize here.