Awards & Winners

William Wallace Campbell

Date of Birth 11-April-1862
Place of Birth Hancock County
Nationality United States of America
Profession Astronomer
William Wallace Campbell was an American astronomer, and director of Lick Observatory from 1900 to 1930. He specialized in spectroscopy.

Awards by William Wallace Campbell

Check all the awards nominated and won by William Wallace Campbell.


Henry Draper Medal
(For his observations and researches relating to the motions of stars in the line of sight, his improvements in the methods of measuring such motions, his discussions of conclusions to be drawn from them, and the organization of work in this field in the southern hemisphere.)
Gold Medal of the Royal Astronomical Society