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Title: Enrico Fermi Awards Ceremony for Dr. Mildred S. Dresselhaus and Dr. Burton Richter, May 2012 (Presentations, including remarks by Energy Secretary, Dr. Steven Chu)

The Fermi Award is a Presidential award and is one of the oldest and most prestigious science and technology honors bestowed by the U.S. Government. On May 7, 2012 it was conferred upon two exceptionamore »l scientists: Dr. Mildred Dresselhaus, 'for her scientific leadership, her major contributions to science and energy policy, her selfless work in science education and the advancement of diversity in the scientific workplace, and her highly original and impactful research,' and Dr. Burton Richter, 'for the breadth of his influence in the multiple disciplines of accelerator physics and particle physics, his profound scientific discoveries, his visionary leadership as SLAC Director, his leadership of science, and his notable contributions in energy and public policy.' Dr. John Holder, Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, opened the ceremony, and Dr. Bill Brinkman, Director of DOE's Office of Science introduced the main speaker, Dr. Steven Chu, U.S. Energy Secretary.« less
Title: Enrico Fermi Awards Ceremony for Dr. Mildred S. Dresselhaus and Dr. Burton Richter, May 2012 (Presentations, including remarks by Energy Secretary, Dr. Steven Chu)
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Publication Date: 2012-05-07
OSTI Identifier: 1044165
Other Number(s): TRN: US1203447
Resource Type: Multimedia
Resource Relation: Conference: Enrico Fermi Awards Ceremony, Washington D.C., May 07, 2012
Research Org: USDOE
Sponsoring Org: USDOE Office of Science (SC)
Subject: 43 PARTICLE ACCELERATORS ; ACCELERATORS ; EDUCATION ; ENERGY POLICY ; PHYSICS ; STANFORD LINEAR ACCELERATOR CENTER ; PARTICLE PHYSICS ; NUCLEI
Country of Publication: United States
Language: English
Run Time: 1:30:19
System Entry Date: 2018-06-12