David W. Simpson
- Nominated by: Conferred Fellow
- Primary Affiliation: Seismology
- Institution: Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology
- Country: United States of America
- This AGU member is a conferred fellow.
David Simpson was awarded the 2012 Waldo E. Smith Medal and a Conferred Union Fellow at the AGU Fall Meeting Honors Ceremony, held on 5 December 2012 in San Francisco, CA. The medal is for “extraordinary service to geophysics.”