Obituary Notice: David Hilton

Research Interests:

  • Noble gas geochemistry of mantle-derived rocks and fluids
  • Volatile mass balance of subduction zones
  • Stable isotope-noble gas isotope and relative abundance relationships in oceanic basalts
  • Hydrogeological applications of noble gases


  • B.S., University of Liverpool, U.K.
  • M.S., University of London, U.K.
  • Ph.D., University of Cambridge, U.K.