National Center for Physical Acoustics

University of Mississippi

Dr. James M. Sabatier Named the 2019 Recipient of the ASA Silver Medal in Physical Acoustics


Dr. James M. Sabatier, Research Professor at the University of Mississippi and Principal Scientist at the National Center for Physical Acoustics, has been named the recipient of the 2019 Silver Medal in Physical Acoustics. He is cited “for pioneering studies of acoustic-seismic coupling and its application to the humanitarian cause of detecting landmines “.


The ASA Silver Medal is an award presented by the Acoustical Society of America to individuals, without age limitation, for contributions to the advancement of science, engineering, or human welfare through the application of acoustic principles or through research accomplishments in acoustics.