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Dresselhaus, M. S.
Oral history interview with Mildred S. Dresselhaus, 1976 June 7, 15, August 11, 19, September 13, 20, 22, 24, 30, and October 15.
Youth and education in New York City; Hunter College; Fulbright Fellowship to University of Cambridge, 1951. Decision to pursue solid state physics; University of Chicago graduate school (Enrico Fermi), 1952; discussion of women students and faculty at Chicago; importance of teaching; thesis topic on superconductors. Postdoctoral work at Cornell University, 1958-1960; work at Lincoln Laboratory, 1960-1967. Birth of children and the effect on her work. To Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Electrical Engineering Department, 1967; on encouraging women students; funding research; active administrator; teaching, colleagues at MIT. Women in science in the late 1960s.
Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954.
Cornell University
Hunter College.
Lincoln Laboratory.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Chicago.
University of Cambridge.
Research -- Finance.
Science -- Administration.
Solid state physics.
Women in science.
Oral histories. aat
Interviews. aat
Transcripts. aat
Fulbright Scholarship.
City University of New York. Hunter College.
Sherkow, Shirlee. interviewer.
American Institute of Physics. Niels Bohr Library & Archives. One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA