Department of Geosciences

School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Faculty and Research

Anton L. Hales

Professor Emeritus


M.A., Univ. of Cambridge, 1952
Ph.D., Univ. of Cape Town, 1936
B.A., St. John's College, Cambridge 1933
M.S., Univ. of Cape Town, 1930
B.Sc., Univ. of Cape Town, 1929

Teaching/Research Specialities

  • Seismology of the crust and mantle
  • Earthquake seismology
  • Physics of the interior of the Earth.
  • Updated: February 6, 2006