#198909 Overall Influence

Karl Clark

Canadian chemist


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Karl Adolf Clark was a chemist and oil sand researcher. He is best known for perfecting a process that uses hot water and reagents to separate bitumen from oil sands.Biography Clark earned bachelor's and master's degrees from McMaster University before obtaining a Doctorate in Chemistry from the University of Illinois. He began work at the Geological Survey of Canada in 1915, where he became interested in oil sands.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Public research university in Urbana and Champaign, Illinois, United States

McMaster University

Public research university in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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How’s this person influential?
#7595 World Rank