The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters appoints three Kavli Prize Committees on the basis of nominations received by leading international academies and other equivalent scientific organizations. Nominations for the committees were provided by The Chinese Academy of Sciences, The French Academy of Sciences, The Max Planck Society (Germany), The National Academy of Sciences (US) and The Royal Society (UK).
The 2020 Kavli Prize in Astrophysics Selection Committee
Viggo Hansteen (Chair), University of Oslo, Norway
Alessandra Buonanno, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics, Germany
Andrea Ghez, UCLA, US
Robert C. Kennicutt, Jr, University of Arizona, US
Irwin I. Shapiro, Harvard University, US