Harold Wellman

Geologist, Deceased Person

1909 – 1999

52

Who was Harold Wellman?

Harold William Wellman was a New Zealand geologist known for his work on plate tectonics.

He is notable for his discovery of South Island's Alpine Fault. Wellman became a Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand in 1954, and was awarded the Hector Memorial Medal and Prize in 1957 and the McKay Hammer Award in 1959.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
1909
Nationality
  • New Zealand
Profession
Died
1999

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Harold Wellman." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 19 Aug. 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/harold_wellman>.

Discuss this Harold Wellman biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net