Bok Prize Lectures

The gift of an anonymous donor to establish "a Prize Fund in honor of Professor Bart J. Bok, and in his name, the income to be used for a prize to be awarded, preferably biennially, on the recommendation of the Astronomy Department, to a recent holder of a Ph.D. degree in the Physical Sciences from Harvard or Radcliffe who is under 35 years of age, the award to be preferably based upon a doctoral thesis, book, or research paper, in the area of Milky Way research by observational methods."

The full list of Bok Prize winners is available.

Click on the titles for abstracts and videos of the lectures (when available). Videos of lectures since July 2013 are available on the CfA Colloquium YouTube channel.

Dan Marrone

24 April 2014

Philip Hopkins

31 January 2013

Heather Knutson

20 September 2012

Saurabh Jha

05 May 2011

Jenny Greene

30 April 2009

Stephen Furlanetto

20 March 2008

Warren Brown

26 April 2007

Scott Ransom

09 February 2006

Eliot Quataert

07 April 2005

David Charbonneau

18 March 2004

Sara Seager

18 March 2004

Joseph Mohr

10 October 2002

Adam Riess

25 October 2001

Brian Schmidt

23 March 2000

James Herrnstein

13 May 1999

Lincoln Greenhill

06 May 1999