Müller Award - 3 nominations received|
The Müller Award of the ISRM is made once every four years in recognition of distinguished contributions to the profession of rock mechanics and rock engineering. The previous recipients of the Müller Award were Neville Cook, Evert Hoek, Herbert Einstein, Charles Fairhurst and Ted Brown. The nominations received for the 2011 Müller Award are:
- Nick Barton nominated by CGS, the Colombian Geotechnical Society,
- Richard Goodman nominated by ARMA, the American Rock Mechanics Association,
- Peter Kaiser nominated by CARMA, the Canadian Rock Mechanics Association.
The ISRM is proud to have such prominent personalities in the field of rock mechanics as candidates to its highest award. The decision on the recipient of the 2011 Müller Award will be taken by the ISRM Council, at its meeting in New Delhi, on 24 October 2010.