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Congratulations Prof Mildred Dresselhaus!

  1. Jan 1, 2015 #1


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    ASME Nanotechnology Institute Founder Mildred Dresselhaus Awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom
    The White House called Dresselhaus “one of the most prominent physicists, materials scientists, and electrical engineers of her generation. … She is best known for deepening our understanding of condensed matter systems and the atomic properties of carbon, which has contributed to major advances in electronics and materials research.”


    https://www.aip.org/history/historymatters/dresselhaus.htm [Broken]

    Carbon Catalyst for Half a Century
    Quite a distinguished career.
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  3. Jan 1, 2015 #2
    Very nice! Let's get her on PF :)
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