Geology & Geophysics In Memoriam

Former AGU President Don L. Anderson

Remembering AGU members who have passed away


Don L. Anderson, president of AGU from 1988–1990, passed away 2 December. Anderson, an AGU Fellow, joined AGU in 1958 and was a member of the Seismology section. He earned his doctorate in geophysics/mathematics from the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) in 1962. A recipient of the AGU Macelwane Medal in 1966 and the Bowie Medal in 1991, he served as Caltech’s Eleanor and John R. McMillan Professor of Geophysics. He was 81.


Citation: Anonymous (2014), In Memoriam, Eos Trans. AGU, 95(49), 457, doi:10.1002/2014EO490005.

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