The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Helmut E. Landsberg
University of Maryland
Institute for Fluid Dynamics and Applied Mathematics
College Park,Maryland USA
"In recognition of his outstanding contributions to the advancement of knowledge and the applications of climatology, his furtherance of academic achievement and educational programs in the field; and for the exceptional leadership he gave to the climatological sciences and services of the United States government."
Presented by President Reagan at a White House Ceremony on February 27, 1985.