Konrad Bates Krauskopf

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Dr. Konrad Bates Krauskopf (November 30, 1910–May 4, 2003) was an American geologist, a pioneer in geochemistry,[1] noted for his work in radioactive waste disposal.[1][2][3] Krauskopf led expeditions to Mexico, Norway, the Sierra and the Pacific Northwest.[1] Krauskopf was a geology professor at Stanford University,[1] a member of the National Academy of Sciences.[1][2] He also was a recipient of the following awards, honors and distinctions:[2]