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Oak Ridge Institute of Nuclear Studies

Thompson, Ralph R
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Science research. Notation on back, "From excerpt on photo: Allen T. Gwathmey, University of Virginia associate professor of chemistry, and Henry Leidheiser, Jr., who worked with him on studies of the catalytic reaction of hydrogen and oxygen on single giant crystals of copper, recieve the first science research award of the Oak Ridge Institute of Nuclear Studies from President Colgate W. Darden. Dr. Gwathmey is president and acting research director of the new Virginia Institute for Scientific Research in Richmond where Dr. Leidheiser is project director. They will share the $500 award. Pictured are, left to right, President Darden, Dr. Gwathmey, and Dr. Leidheiser."
University of Virginia Visual History Collection
Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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