#620362 Overall Influence

Brian K. Horton

American geologist

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Brian K. Horton is an American geologist, currently the Alexander Deussen Professor of Energy Resources at the Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas at Austin. He studies sedimentary geology and tectonics, with emphasis on foreland basins and fold and thrust belts. His research addresses nonmarine depositional systems , sediment provenance, river catchment evolution, and mountain building along convergent plate margins , with a focus on the evolution of the Andes Mountains and Amazon Basin. Horton received the Geological Society of America Donath Medal in 2004, an Alexander von Humboldt Foundation fellowship in 2005-2006, and the Society for Sedimentary Geology William R. Dickinson Medal in 2018. He is a fellow of the Geological Society of America and the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.

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Montana State University

Public land-grant research university in Bozeman, Montana, United States

University of Manitoba

University in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

University of Texas at Austin

Public research university in Austin, Texas, United States

University of Arizona

Public university in Tucson, Arizona, United States

University of New Mexico

Public research university in Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

University of California, Los Angeles

Public research university in Los Angeles, California, United States

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#15391 World Rank
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#107213 World Rank
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#177939 World Rank
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#196160 World Rank
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#225178 World Rank
Biology
#287311 World Rank
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