Priestley Medal by AMOS
Dr Matthew Wheeler
At the 2014 annual conference of the Australian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society (AMOS) in Hobart, Matthew Wheeler was presented with the Priestley Medal in recognition of his outstanding research achievment as a mid-career scientist. Matt is recognised as an international leader in tropical meteorology, in particular as one of the world’s leading experts on the Madden-Julian Oscillation and associated phenomena.
The Priestley Medal is one of two premier awards given by AMOS, awarded every second year.