Maurice Ewing
#8422 Overall Influence

Maurice Ewing

Geophysicist and oceanographer

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William Maurice "Doc" Ewing was an American geophysicist and oceanographer.Ewing has been described as a pioneering geophysicist who worked on the research of seismic reflection and refraction in ocean basins, ocean bottom photography, submarine sound transmission , deep sea Core samples of the ocean bottom, theory and observation of earthquake surface wavess, fluidity of the Earth's core, generation and propagation of microseismss, submarine explosion seismology, marine gravity surveys, bathymetry and sedimentation, natural radioactivity of ocean waters and sediments, study of abyssal plains and submarine canyons.

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Columbia University
Columbia University

Private Ivy League research university in New York City

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Lehigh University
Lehigh University

University in Pennsylvania

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University of Melbourne
University of Melbourne

Australian public university located in Melbourne, Victoria

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Rice University
Rice University

University in Houston, Texas, USA

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University of Pittsburgh
University of Pittsburgh

State-related research university located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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#1490 World Rank
Biology

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