Sidney van den Bergh

Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Science

Canada's most respected astronomer

Birthdate
May 20, 1929

Birthplace
Wassenaar, Netherlands

Residence
British Columbia

Family Members

    Title
    Researcher Emeritus

    Office
    Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, NRC

    Status
    Semi-retired

    Degrees
    • BA Princeton, 1950
    • MSc Ohio State University, 1952
    • Dr. rer. Nat, University of Goettingen, Germany, 1956

    Awards
    • Officer of the Order of Canada, 1994
    • Killam Prize, 1990
    • Member of the Royal Society of London, 1988
    • First National Research Council President's Science Medal, 1988

    Last Updated
    December 5, 2011

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