Question: Who is the professor of carbon dating at Columbia University?

Willard Libbys concept of radiocarbon dating Willard Libby (1908–1980), a professor of chemistry at the University of Chicago, began the research that led him to radiocarbon dating in 1945.

What is Willard Libby known for?

Radiocarbon dating Willard Libby/Known for Willard Frank Libby (December 17, 1908 – September 8, 1980) was an American physical chemist noted for his role in the 1949 development of radiocarbon dating, a process which revolutionized archaeology and palaeontology.

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