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Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-2019

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Personal name headingMunk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-2019
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Variant(s)Munk, W. H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-2019
Munk, Walter, 1917-2019
Munk, Walter Heinrich, 1917-
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1917-10-19
Death date2019-02-08
Place of birthVienna (Austria)
Place of deathLa Jolla (San Diego, Calif.)
Field of activityOceanography Geophysics
AffiliationScripps Institution of Oceanography
Profession or occupationOceanographers Geophysicists College teachers
Found inA Celebration in geophysics and oceanography--1982, 1984: t.p. (Walter Munk)
LC data base 7/13/84 (hdg.: Munk, Walter Heinrich, 1917- ; usage: Walter H. Munk, W. H. Munk)
Wikipedia, June 19, 2011 (Walter Munk; Walter Heinrich Munk (b. Oct. 19, 1917, Vienna, Austria); American physical oceanographer)
Day, D. Walter Heinrich Munk biography, 2005, via WWW, June 19, 2011: PDF t.p. (Walter H. Munk) p. 1 (Walter Heinrich Munk; b. in Vienna on 19 Oct. 1917) p. 2 (Walter Munk)
Wikipedia, Feb. 11, 2019 (Walter Munk; Walter Heinrich Munk (October 19, 1917 - February 8, 2019) was an American physical oceanographer. He was a professor of geophysics emeritus and held the Secretary of the Navy/Chief of Naval Operations Oceanography Chair at Scripps Institution of Oceanography in La Jolla, California; born in Vienna, Austria-Hungary; died in La Jolla, California)
Associated languageeng