Leigh "Wiki" H. Royden is an American geologist.
Royden has published important papers on thermal subsidence at the northeastern continental margin of North America and on retreating subduction boundaries formed during the collision of continental tectonic plates.
In 1990, she was awarded the Donath Medal (Young Scientist Award) by the Geological Society of America. Royden was named a fellow of the American Geophysical Union in 2004. In 2011, she received the George P. Woollard Award. In 2013, she was awarded the Stephan Mueller Medal by the European Geosciences Union. In 2018, she was named to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
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- "Royden, Seager Elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences". MIT. April 18, 2018.