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Observer Awards—1996

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AAVSO 85th Spring Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, April 13‚, 1996

Award/recipient            Affiliation* Country          Interval  Total

Over 100,000 Observations
  Gerald P. Dyck                        USA              1978‚Äì1995  100,744

Over 50,000 Observations
  David O. York                         USA              1966‚Äì1995   57,358

Over 25,000 Observations
  Alfons Diepvens                   05  Belgium          1985‚Äì1995   32,293
  Attila Kosa-Kiss                      Romania          1976‚Äì1995   25,360

Over 10,000 Observations
  John E. Isles                         USA              1968‚Äì1995   14,854
  Lasse Teist Jensen                    Denmark          1992‚Äì1995   12,311
  Robert H. Hays, Jr.                   USA              1977‚Äì1995   11,662
  Jochen Pietz                          Germany          1988‚Äì1995   11,257
  Reinder J. Bouma                  04  Netherlands      1981‚Äì1995   11,077
  Bernard Thouet                    01  France           1978‚Äì1995   10,632
  Thomas Lazuka                         USA              1983‚Äì1995   10,489
  Robert B. Ariail                      USA              1971‚Äì1995   10,392
  Terry Benner                          USA              1980‚Äì1995   10,135
  Patrick Schmeer                   02  Germany          1991‚Äì1995   10,105
  Wolfgang Vollman                      Austria          1976‚Äì1995   10,010

Over 2,500 PEP/CCD Observations*
  Ronald E. Zissell                     USA              1985‚Äì1995    2,700 CCD/PEP

Over 1,000 PEP/CCD Observations*
  Raymond R. Thompson                   Canada           1962‚Äì1995    2,344 PEP
  James E. Wood                         USA              1988‚Äì1995    1,704 PEP
  Kenneth D. Luedeke                    USA              1988‚Äì1995    1,656 PEP
  Howard Louth                          USA              1975‚Äì1990    1,618 PEP
  Howard Landis                         USA              1969‚Äì1992    1,547 PEP
  Michael S. Smith                      USA              1985‚Äì1995    1,234 PEP

* Years include total AAVSO observing interval (not only PEP/CCD observing).
Total includes PEP (P) and/or CCD (C) observations only (not observer’s visual contributions).

These symbols indicate observers are also affiliated with the groups below:

01 Association Française des Observateurs d’Étoiles Variables (AFOEV)
02 Bundesdeutsche Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Veränderliche Sterne e.V. (BAV) (Germany)
04 Koninklijke Nederlandse Vereniging Voor Weer–en Sterrenkunde, Werkgroep Veranderlijke Sterren (Netherlands)
05 Vereniging Voor Sterrenkunde, Werkgroep Veranderlijke Sterren (Belgium)

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