Christopher J. Ballentine
- Nominated by: Volcanology, Geochemistry, and Petrology
- Primary Affiliation: Volcanology, Geochemistry, and Petrology
- Institution: School of Earth, Atmospheric, and Environmental Sciences, University of Manchester
- Country: United Kingdom
For his leading geochemistry work in the application of noble gas isotopes to the origin and evolution of Earth's volatile elements.