The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Physics & Astronomy
209 South 33rd Street
Philadelphia,Pennsylvania 19104 USA
"For her pioneering contributions in nuclear physics that have advanced research into many applications, including energy generation from fusion, dating of artifacts, and nuclear medicine; her passion for teaching; and her outstanding service to her profession."
Presented by President George W. Bush in the East Room of the White House on September 29, 2008.