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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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