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Broecker, Wallace S., 1931-2019


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  • Fuller Name

    • Wallace Smith
  • Variants

    • Broecker, W. S. (Wallace S.), 1931-2019
    • Broecker, W. (Wallace), 1931-2019
    • Broecker, Wally, 1931-2019
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1931-11-29
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2019-02-18
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1993
        • Affiliation End: 2019
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Feb. 21, 2019
        • Organization: (naf) Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1969
        • Affiliation End: 1993
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Feb. 21, 2019
        • Organization: (naf) Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1952
        • Affiliation End: 1969
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Feb. 21, 2019
        • Organization: (naf) Lamont Geological Observatory
    • Has Affiliation

        • Affiliation Start: 1952
        • Affiliation End: 2019
        • Source: New York times WWW site, viewed Feb. 21, 2019
        • Organization: (naf) Columbia University
    • Death Place

        (naf) Manhattan (New York, N.Y.)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Oak Park (Ill.)
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    • Occupation

  • Use For

  • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

  • Sources

    • found: His Chemical equilibria in the earth, c1971.
    • found: Craig, H. GEOSECS Pacific expedition, 1981 (a.e.)v. 4, t.p. (Wallace S. Broecker) p. ii (Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory)
    • found: His Real time monitoring of radon as an earthquake precursor in Iceland, 1981?:t.p. (W.S. Broecker) [Info. fr. GPO]
    • found: OCLC, Apr. 1, 1997(hdg: Broecker, Wallce S., 1931- ; usage: Wallace Smith Broecker; W. Broecker)
    • found: Fossil fuel CO₂ and the angry climate beast, 2003:cover (W.S. Broecker) info. from OCoLC, Apr. 4, 2005 (Written to accompany lectures given by Wally Broecker (Ph.D. '53))
    • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Feb. 21, 2019(in obituary published Feb. 19: Dr. Wallace S. Broecker; b. Wallace Smith Broecker, Nov. 29, 1931; grew up in the Chicago suburb of Oak Park, Ill.; d. Monday [Feb. 18, 2019], Manhattan, aged 87; one of the first scientists to sound the alarm about climate change and the researcher who popularized the term "global warming")
  • Change Notes

    • 1982-11-27: new
    • 2019-02-21: revised
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