Hatten Yoder

Geologist, Deceased Person

1921 – 2003

95

Who was Hatten Yoder?

Hatten Schuyler Yoder, Jr., was a geophysicist and experimental petrologist who conducted pioneering work on minerals under high pressure and temperature. He was noted for his study of silicates and igneous rocks.

Yoder was educated at the University of Chicago and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He served as the fourth Director of the Carnegie Institution of Washington's Geophysical Laboratory, from 1971 to 1986. In 1979, he received the Wollaston Medal.

He died on August 2, 2003.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
1921
Cleveland
Also known as
  • Hatton Schuyler Yoder
Profession
Education
  • University of Chicago
Died
Aug 2, 2003

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Hatten Yoder." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 15 Aug. 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/hatten_yoder>.

Discuss this Hatten Yoder biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net