Dr. Alexander J. Dessler teaching, Rice University

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Title: Dr. Alexander J. Dessler teaching, Rice University
Abstract: Dr. Alexander J. Dessler became a professor of Space Physics and Astronomy at Rice University in 1963. He was selected as the chairman of Rice's Space Physics and Astronomy department, making him founder of the nation's first Space Science department. Dessler was awarded with the John Adam Fleming Medal for original research and technical leadership in science in 1993.
Description: Black and white photograph of Professor Alexander J. Dessler, Rice University Space Physics and Astronomy Department, as he lectures while working at a blackboard.
Subject: Rice University -- History
Dessler, A. J.
Rice University. Space Physics and Astronomy Dept.
Rice University -- Faculty
Physicists -- Texas -- Houston
Lectures and lecturing -- Texas -- Houston
Citation: "Dr. Alexander J. Dessler teaching, Rice University," 1963. Rice University,
Date: 1963

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