Prof. Bjørn Bølviken, 80, formerly with the Geological Survey of Norway, was the 2nd recipient of the IAGC's Vernadsky Medal. The IAGC Vernadsky Medal is awarded biennially to a single person for a distinguished record of scientific accomplishment in geochemistry over the course of a career. Dr. David Smith of the US Geological Survey and Leader of the IAGC Working Group on ‘Global Geochemical Baselines’ was the citationist for the award.
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Bjørn Bølviken - 2008 IAGC Vernadsky medalist
Newsletter of the International Association of GeoChemistry
International Association of GeoChemistry
Central Mineral and Environmental Resources Science Center