Professor Haggett receives top scientific honour
2 May 2008
Professor Peter Haggett in the School of Geographical Sciences has been elected a member of the National Academy of Sciences for his excellence in original scientific research.
Membership in the NAS is one of the highest international honors given to a scientist or engineer. Past members include Albert Einstein, Robert Oppenheimer, Thomas Edison, Orville Wright and Alexander Graham Bell. Over 180 living Academy members have won Nobel Prizes.