Awards & Winners

Don L. Anderson

Date of Birth 05-March-1933
Place of Birth Frederick
(Frederick County, Maryland, United States of America)
Nationality United States of America
Also know as Don Anderson
Don Lynn Anderson is an American geophysicist who has made important contributions to the determination of the large-scale structure of the Earth's interior, especially using seismological methods. He is Eleanor and John R. McMillan Professor emeritus of geophysics at the California Institute of Technology. In 1998 he was awarded the Crafoord Prize along with Adam Dziewonski.

Awards by Don L. Anderson

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Guggenheim Fellowship for Natural Sciences, US & Canada
(Earth Science)
National Medal of Science for Physical Science
(For his leading contributions to understanding the composition, structure, and dynamics of Earth and Earth-like planets, and his influence on the advancement of Earth sciences over the past three decades nationally and internationally.)