Encyclopedia of Geomagnetism and Paleomagnetism

2007 Edition
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Verhoogen, John (1912–1993)

  • Peter Olson
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-4423-6_313
John Verhoogen (Figure V4) was an engineer, geologist, geophysicist, and a pioneering advocate of the role of the solid inner core in the geodynamo. He was also an inspirational mentor to a generation of students, including the Earth Scientists who first established the timescale for magnetic polarity reversals.
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