The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
Institute Professor, Department of Metallurgy and Materials Science
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Cambridge,Massachusetts 02139 USA
"For original research and advancement of knowledge of the physical and mechanical metallurgy of iron and steel, and especially for his work on the martensitic transformation in the hardening of steel."
Presented by President Carter at a White House Ceremony on November 22, 1977.