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David Hugh Cornell

David Hugh Cornell, South African geochemist, researcher. Fellow Geological Society Africa (member council 1986-1988).

Background

  • Cornell, David Hugh was born on August 18, 1948 in Cape Town, South Africa. Son of Hugh John and Teddy Cornell.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, Cambridge University, England, 1975.

    Career

    • Professor geology Natal University, Durban, South Africa, 1989-1994. Professor geochemistry University Gothenburg, Sweden, since 1998.

    Membership

    Fellow Geological Society Africa (member council 1986-1988).

    Personality

    Interests

    Mountain hiking.

    Connections

    • Married Susan Jane Leoni Smit, July 13, 1974. Children: Alexandra, Michael, Andrew.
    • father: Hugh John
    • mother: Teddy Cornell
    • spouse: Susan Jane Leoni Smit
    • children: Alexandra Cornell
    • Michael Cornell
    • Andrew Cornell
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    Born August 18, 1948
    (age 69)
    Nationality
    • 1975
      Cambridge University
    • 1989 - 1994
      Professor, geology Natal University
      Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
    • 1998
      professor, geochemistry University Gothenburg
      Sweden