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The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

Harry George Drickamer

Title: Professor of Chemical Engineering, Chemistry and Physics
Affiliation:   University of Illinois
    Urbana, Illinois 61801 USA
Gender:   Male

Year Deceased:   2002
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Award Discipline:   Engineering
Award Year:   1989
Citation:   "For his discovery of the pressure tuning of electronic energy levels as a way to obtain new and unique information on the electronic structure of solids."
    Presented by President Bush at a White House Ceremony on October 18, 1989.


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