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    The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

    Mildred S. Dresselhaus

    Title: Institute Professor
    Affiliation:   Massachusetts Institute of Technology
        Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139 USA
    Gender:   Female
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    Award Discipline:   Engineering
    Award Year:   1990
    Citation:   "For her studies of the electronic properties of metals and semimetals, and for her service to the Nation in establishing a prominent place for women in physics and engineering."
        Presented by President Bush at a White House East Room Ceremony on November 13, 1990.

     

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