February 28, 2019
Don DePaolo, Graduate Professor of Geochemistry and Chancellor's Professor Emeritus at the University of California, Berkeley (USA), will receive the 2019 V. M. Goldschmidt Award this summer. The Goldschmidt Award recognizes major achievements in geochemistry or cosmochemistry consisting of either a single outstanding contribution or a series of publications that have had great influence on the field. Prof. DePaolo is recognized for outstanding contributions to the development of new isotopic methods and their application to crust and mantle evolution, igneous and metamorphic petrology, ocean chemistry and reactive chemical transport. The award will be formally presented at the 2019 Goldschmidt Conference in Barcelona this August.