Wiens wins ocean sciences award


Douglas A. Wiens, PhD, professor of earth and planetary sciences in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis, has been selected to receive the 2014 Robert L. and Bettie P. Cody Award in Ocean Sciences.

Wiens uses seismic waves to create images of the earth’s interior. For more on his work, visit the Newsroom.

He will give a lecture, titled “Antarctic Seismology: Revealing the Secrets of an Ice-covered Continent,” Sept. 30 at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography. For more details, visit the Scripps Institution.