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!!Gustav Steinmann Medal of the DGGV to Donald B. Dingwel

[Donald B. Dingwell|Member/Dingwell_Donald] (MAE), Director of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences of the [Ludwig-Maximilans-Universit√§t M√ľnchen (LMU)|https://www.lmu.de/de/index.html] and Academic Director of the __Academia Europaea Munich Knowledge Hub__ has been awarded the Gustav Steinmann Medal of the [DGGV|https://www.dggv.de/en/startseite-english], Germany's national Geology Society. Prof. Dingwell will receive the Medal at the September meeting of the DGGV, celebrating 175 years.
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Prof. Dingwell receives this honor for his contributions to natural hazard and resource research. After the equivalent honor of the Werner Medal of the German Mineralogical Community this is a special honor for the Director of the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences of the Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich.

!Academia Europaea congratulates Prof. Dingwell to this distinction!