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