John Dove Isaacs

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John Dove Isaacs
Born (1919-03-28)March 28, 1919
Spokane, Washington
Died June 6, 1980(1980-06-06) (aged 61)
Rancho Santa Fe, California
Alma mater University of California, Berkeley
Spouse(s) Mary Carol nee Zender
Scientific career
Institutions Scripps Institution of Oceanography, at UCSD

John Dove Isaacs (March 28, 1919 – June 6, 1980) was an American engineer and oceanographer.

He became Full Professor at the University of California, San Diego, which honored him posthumously by creating the John Dove Isaacs Chair in Natural Philosophy.

He was honored by being elected to the American Geophysical Union, the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.


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