Research Expertise and Interest
isotopes, mass spectrometry, geochemistry, geochronology
Donald DePaolo received his B.S. with Honors (Geology) from SUNY Binghamton in 1973 and his Ph.D. (Geology, minor in Chemistry) from the California Institute of Technology in 1978. He has won the Harold Urey, F.W. Clarke Medal, and Arthur L. Day Medals, as well as the Mineralogical Society of America Award, and the J.B. MacElwane Award. He was elected to the National Academy of Sciences and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences in 1993.