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Walter Heinrich Munk (born October 19, 1917) is an Austrian-born American physical oceanographer. He is professor of geophysics emeritus and holds the Secretary of the Navy/Chief of Naval Operations Oceanography Chair at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. He has won awards such as Alexander Agassiz Medal (1977), National Medal of Science (1985), William Bowie Medal (1989), Vetlesen Prize (1993), Kyoto Prize (1999) and Crafoord Prize (2010).
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Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden presents the Crafoord-Prize to Munk
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