Prof. Susan Trumbore, one of the speakers of the Collaborative Research Center AquaDiva, was awarded 2018 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Earth and Environmental Science from The Franklin Institute for "her pioneering use of radiocarbon measurements in forests and soils to assess the flow of carbon between the biosphere and atmosphere, with implications for the understanding of future climate change".
We are very proud and congratulate her to this amazing achievement!
The Franklin Institute is one of the oldest and premier centers of science education and development in the USA, founded in honor of America's first scientist, Benjamin Franklin. Today, the Institute continues its dedication to public education and creating a passion for science by offering new and exciting access to science and technology in ways that would dazzle and delight its namesake. The Franklin Institute awards the Benjamin Franklin Medals, in order to recognize outstanding achievements in science, technology, and industry around the world.