Black and white photograph of Professor Alexander J. Dessler, Rice University Space Physics and Astronomy Department.
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 Department of Space Physics and Astronomy, 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.
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