“2014 Frederick Seitz Memorial Award”


Sherwood B. Idso

Winner of the 2014 Frederick Seitz Memorial Award

Dr. Sherwood Idso, president of the Center for the Study of Carbon Dioxide and Global Change, is the world’s leading authority on the effects of carbon dioxide on plants. His pioneering research and writing resulted in more than 500 scientific publications.

Dr. Idso has courageously and tireless opposed efforts to demonize carbon dioxide and man’s role in climate. His work forms the scientific foundation for understanding the biospheric consequences of the ongoing rise in the air’s carbon dioxide content.