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Albert L. Baker papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/7/51

Scope and Content

This collection (1979-1990) contains Dr. Baker’s biographical information, correspondence, papers, and proposals, along with an author/license agreement.


  • 1979-1997, undated

Language of Materials


Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives


Albert L. Baker was born in San Francisco, California on September 29, 1949. He received a B.A. (1974) in Mathematics from Drake University, and an M.S. (1976) and Ph.D. (1979) in Computer Science from Ohio State University. Prior to coming to Iowa State, Baker was an Assistant Professor (1979-1980) of Computer Science at the University of Wisconsin — La Crosse and Vice President and Director of Operations (1981-1982) of Quester (Des Moines, Iowa). He began his career at Iowa State University as an Assistant Professor (1982-1989) and was promoted to Associate Professor (1989-2001). His major areas of research included natural language text analysis and software engineering particularly specification languages and CASE Tools. He left Iowa State in 2001.

He married Betty Baker, and they had two children: Jared Frederich, and Jessie Erin.


0.63 Linear Feet (1 document box and 1 half-document box)


The collection is organized Alphabetically.

Items in related collections

RS 13/7. Iowa State University. Department of Computer Science records, 1953-2012

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

RS 13/7/51. Albert L. Baker papers, 1979-1997, undated
January 23, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

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Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
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