Anthony R. Barringer

Anthony R. Barringer

Anthony R. Barringer

Birth : October 20, 1925

Death : August 15, 2009(2009-08-15)(agedĀ 83) Golden, Colorado, U.S.

Personal Information

Name Anthony R. Barringer
Birth October 20, 1925
Birth Place
Death (2009-08-15)(agedĀ 83) Golden, Colorado, U.S.
Died At Golden, Colorado, U.S.
Nationality American
Alma Mater Imperial College London
Fields Geophysics
Institution Barringer Research Inc.)
Famous Research Development of technology for mineral, oil and gas exploration

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Events Occured in Scienctist Life


In 1948, he began attending the University of London.


In 1951, he obtained a B.Sc.


He obtained a PhD degree in 1954, from the same institution.


In 1961, he formed a private company,


Barringer Research went public in 1967.


  • inducted into the Canadian Mining Hall of Fame by the Mining Association of Canada
  • 1977, awarded the Logan Medal by the Geological Association of Canada
  • 1980, awarded the Virgil Kauffman Gold Medal by the Society of Exploration Geophysicists
  • 1985, awarded the Daniel C. Jackling Award by the American Association of Mining and Petroleum Engineers