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For college students trying to find thumbnail sketches, this set lists 132,877 folks in technological know-how. To be discovered the following, they need to behavior high quality learn, submit in respected medical journals and feature positions of accountability in clinical education and adventure. a few 4,000 are new to this variation. each one quantity starts with maps of areas of the U.S. and Canada exhibiting the distribution of entrants, and pie and bar charts exhibiting the share of entrants in each one zone. A diagram of a pattern access courses the consumer: identify, box of distinctiveness, birthplace and beginning date, household, schooling, honorary levels, honors and awards, specialist event, memberships, study assertion and guides, mailing deal with, fax and e mail addresses. 3 pages of abbreviations entire front topic. for you to give you the numbers of individuals in the seven volumes, the print is especially small and the data is particularly brief. The index quantity comprises an index of disciplines and sub-specialties. Scientists are then indexed lower than their states. you'll desire to negotiate with the general public library to assist along with your buy choice.

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Memberships: Fel Optical Soc Am; Soc Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engrs; Am Inst Aeronaut & Astronaut; Am Soc Photogram. Research Statement & Publications: Validity of Selwyn’s equation for image resolution; advantages of using polarization in remotesensing; simulation of the shuttle’s dynamics. Mailing Address: 1638 Seagate, Houston, TX 77062. CAMPBELL, CHARLES EDWIN, MANY-BODY THEORY, QUANTUM FLUIDS. Personal Data: b Columbus, Ohio, December 11, 1942; m 1965, c 2. Education: Ohio State Univ, BS, 1964; Washington Univ, St Louis, PhD(physics), 1969.

Personal Data: b Philadelphia, Pa, December 28, 1950; c Heather, Chelsey & Nicholas. Education: Univ Pa, BS, 1972; Princeton Univ, MA, 1974, PhD(appl physics, aerospace & mech sci), 1977. Honors & Awards: Excellence in Weapons Res Award for X-Ray laser, US Dept Energy, 1985; Award for Excellence in Plasma Physics Res, Am Phys Soc, 1990; Edward Teller Medal, 1994; E O Lawrence Award, 1994. Professional Experience: ASSOC DIR, LASER PROGS, LAWRENCE LIVERMORE NAT LAB, 1994-; actg assoc dir, Lawrence Livermore Nat Lab, 1993-1994; dep assoc dir & prog leader, Lawrence Livermore Nat Lab, 1991-1993; dep inertial confinement fusion prog leader, Lawrence Livermore Nat Lab, 1989-1991; prog leader, Lawrence Livermore Nat Lab, 1986-1989; assoc prog leader, Lawrence Livermore Nat Lab, 1984-1986; group leader, Lawrence Livermore Nat Lab, 1981-1984; staff physicist, Lawrence Livermore Nat Lab, 1977-1981; Wiezman Res fel award, 1977; Guggenheim fel, 1972-1973; mem, Nat Acad Comt Optical Sci & Eng.

Edu CAMPBELL, JOHN C(ARL), OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY, AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING. Personal Data: b Wilsey, Kans, April 20, 1920; m 1941, Roberta; c Frederick J, Terry D, Chris J & Victor C. Education: Kans State Univ, BS (agr engr), 1947; Ore State Univ, MS (agr engr), 1949. Professional Experience: RETIRED; assoc prof indust & gen eng & dir safety, Ore State Univ, 1978-1985; assoc prof indust eng, Ore State Univ, 19731977; head dept, Ore State Univ, 1966-1972; assoc prof gen eng, Ore State Univ, 19561965; Exten agr engr, Ore State Univ, 1948-1954 & Univ Ill, 1954-1955.

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