Daniel C. Jackling Award

The Daniel C. Jackling Award, established in 1953, and funded by AIME, is presented for significant contributions to technical progress in mining, geology, and geophysics. The award shall consist of a plaque appropriately engraved with the name of the award, the name of the recipient, and the citation of the particular achievement for which the award is being conferred.

Prior to June 1, the Chair of the Daniel C. Jackling Award Committee or a member of the Committee should receive any nominations to be presented to the full Committee. Nominees are to be a member of SME. Nominations should give a full and complete statement of the reasons for proposing the candidate, with a record of their professional and industrial achievements in sufficient detail to enable the Committee to pass judgment on the candidate’s worthiness to receive the award.

   

Award Recipients

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2015 - Murray W. Hitzman

Will Wilkinson left; Hitzman right

For his outstanding achievements in mineral deposit research, his discovery of significant mineral deposits, his remarkable teaching and mentoring abilities and his leadership in professional societies related to mineral deposits

About The Daniel C. Jackling Award:

The Daniel C. Jackling Award, established in 1953, and funded by AIME, is presented for significant contributions to technical progress in mining, geology, and geophysics.

2014 - Gary J. Goldberg
2013 - Edward Dowling
2012 - Timothy Snider
2011 - Richard L. Bullock
2010 - Gregory A. Lang
2009 - Mark N. Savit
2008 - Harry M. Conger, IV
2007 - A. Fred Banfield
2006 - David D. Lauriski
2005 - Pierre Lassonde
2004 - Charles E. Fipke
2003 - Douglas C. Yearley
2002 - William A. Hustrulid
2001 - John M. Guilbert
2000 - Hugo T. Dummett
1999 - Patrick M. James
1998 - Donald W. Gentry
1997 - Spencer R. Titley
1996 - John S. Livermore
1995 - J. Burgess Winter
1994 - Jean-Michel Rendu
1993 - Milton H. Ward
1992 - H. Douglas Dahl
1991 - James J. Scott
1990 - Howard L. Hartman
1989 - C. Allen Born
1988 - Leonard R. Judd
1987 - Danie G. Krige
1986 - Carroll O. Brawner
1985 - Anthony R. Barringer
1984 - Richard J. Robbins
1983 - Richard D. Mollison
1982 - William H. Callahan
1981 - Ray W. Ballmer
1980 - Herbert E. Hawkes
1979 - Paul A. Bailly
1978 - Alfred Weiss
1977 - Forbes K. Wilson
1976 - Robert L. Akre
1975 - Thomas E. Howard
1974 - Stewart R. Wallace
1973 - Lyman H. Hart
1972 - John B. Knaebel
1971 - John K. Gustafson
1970 - J. David Lowell
1969 - C. D. Michaelson
1968 - Francis Cameron
1967 - James Boyd
1966 - Paul T. Allsman
1965 - Thomas S. Lovering
1964 - Arthur A. Brant
1963 - Allan B. Bowman
1962 - Gloyd M. Wiles
1961 - Vincent D. Perry
1960 - Louis B. Slichter
1959 - Ralph S. Archibald
1958 - Abbott H. Shoemaker
1957 - Joseph L. Gillson
1956 - James B. Macelwaine
1955 - Edward D. Gardner
1954 - Reno H. Sales