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Munk Walter B1

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Image title: 
Informal portrait of Walter Munk pointing to spots on a globe
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American Geophyiscal Union (AGU), courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives

Informal portrait of Walter Munk pointing to spots on a globe. He was the winner of the Royal Astronomical Society Medalist in 1989 and the Bowie Medal in 1989. Dr. Walter H. Munk (also) a recent recipient of the Secretary of the Navy Research Chair in Oceanography and oceanographer at UCSD's Scripps Institution of Oceanography and the UC Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics at Scripps.

Original format: 
2 photographic prints (black and white; 7 x 5 inches)
Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-