Yaxing Wei Wins 2015 WDS Data Stewardship Award
We would like to congratulate Dr Yaxing Wei, who was selected by the WDS Scientific Committee (WDS-SC) from a strong list of candidates as the winner of the WDS Data Stewardship Award for 2015. Dr Wei will be presented with the 2015 Award and a prize at SciDataCon 2016.
Dr Wei is a geospatial information scientist at Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center (ORNL DAAC; WDS Regular Member). The information and endorsements supplied by ORNL DAAC highlighted to the WDS-SC that he is a indeed worthy recipient of the Award, which highlights exceptional contributions to the improvement of scientific data stewardship by early career researchers through their engagement with the community, academic achievements, and innovations.
You can read Dr Wei's bio here.