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Title: A Conversation with Robert Hughes – Interview by Ben Widom
Authors: Hughes, Robert E.
Widom, Ben
Keywords: NSF
Associated Universities Inc.
Materials Research Center at Cornell
structure of Boron crystals
Issue Date: 17-Oct-2011
Publisher: Internet-First University Press
Abstract: Robert E. Hughes recounts his life-journey covering his early years in NYC, military service, higher education and post-Ph.D. work, his time at Penn and his return to Cornell. He oversaw the highly-regarded Materials Research Center at Cornell and then pursued a national leadership role at NSF and as President of Associated Universities Inc., an organization that oversaw Big science in the US.
Running Time: 88 minutes
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Hughes, Robert
Chemistry and Chemical Biology Oral History Project

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