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Iowa State University. Department of Chemistry--Faculty

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Charles A. and Sidonia Goetz papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/6/17
Scope and Content This collection (1933-1986) includes biographical information, correspondence, scientific articles, patents, and reports. Many of Goetz's writings reflect his interests in analytical chemistry and fire extinguishing methods. Most of his patents are related to fire extinguishing devices and processes, but there are a couple patents that are related to food processes. Goetz was involved in a patent lawsuit against Marshall C. Reinecke for claims regarding the invention of the process of...
Dates: 1933-1986

Dexter French papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/35/12
Scope and Content

The collection (1941-2011, undated) contains biographical information and newspaper clippings on Dexter French's life and work. It also contains reprints of many of Dr. French's articles relating to his research on the structure of starch and the chemical basis for the catalytic action of enzymes that act on starch.

Dates: 1941-2011, undated

Ellis I. Fulmer papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 13/6/62
Scope and Content

The collection (1921-1953) contains biographical information, news clippings, and research papers documenting Dr. Fulmer’s career at Iowa State College (University). The research papers cover primarily the first decade of his work at Iowa State with only a handful of papers dating from the 1930s and 1940s. These papers present research conducted by Dr. Fulmer with the majority of them related to his research of microorganisms and yeast in particular.

Dates: 1921-1953

George S. Hammond papers

Identifier: RS 13/6/61
Abstract George S. Hammond, chemist, received his undergraduate education in chemistry at Bates College and his graduate degree from Harvard University. Hammond served as a professor (1948-1954) of chemistry at Iowa State University, professor and senior chemist (1958-1972) at California Institute of Technology, and professor and vice chancellor (1972-1978) at University of California-Santa Cruz. He was hired as Research Director (1978-1987) of Allied Chemical Company (later known as Allied Signal)....
Dates: 1921-2006, undated

Harry J. Svec papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/6/53
Abstract Harry J. Svec (1918-2006) was a professor in the Chemistry Department and researcher at the Ames Laboratory at Iowa State University. Perhaps best known for his work with mass spectrometry, Svec also worked under Frank H. Spedding on the Manhattan Project and served as the departmental glassblower in the Chemistry Department. He earned his Ph.D. at Iowa State in 1950. This collection contains correspondence and various records of Svec’s tenure at Iowa State, including materials such as...
Dates: 1865-2013, undated

Harvey Diehl papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/6/54
Scope and Content This collection (1922-2009, undated) contains biographical information for Harvey C. Diehl, correspondence between Diehl and his colleagues, course materials, publications, and research materials. The course materials include lecture notes, schedules, assignments, and other teaching materials. his publications, early drafts of his work, reference materials, and documents related to the Department of Foreign Language at Iowa State controversy. An additional box containing lantern slides is...
Dates: 1922-2009, undated

Henry Gilman papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/6/52
Abstract Henry Gilman (1893-1986) was an organic chemist renowned for his groundbreaking work in organometallic chemistry. He joined the faculty of Iowa State College (University) in 1919, attained the rank of Professor in 1923, and was named Distinguished Professor in 1962. Gilman helped Iowa State's Chemistry Department rise to national prominence. He authored or co-authored over a thousand publications and delivered countless lectures and speeches around the world, among other professional...
Dates: 1893-1993

John A. Wilkinson papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RS 13/6/64
Scope and Content

The collection (1916-1980, undated) contains biographical information, article reprints, and letters presented to Dr. Wilkinson during a recognition dinner held in his honor. The article reprints document his research in adsorption and reactions in liquid hydrogen sulfide. A large portion of the collection consists of 243 letters of appreciation presented to Dr. Wilkinson at a 1951 recognition dinner held in his honor.

Dates: 1916-1980, undated

Patricia A. Thiel papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 13/6/57
Scope and Content This collection (1953-2015, undated) contains biographical information, lists, telephone and address books, calendars, correspondence, school papers, notes, and exams, laboratory reports, printed materials, committee records, seminar materials, lecture notes, student evaluations, materials relating to conferences, trips, and visits by companies and scholars, grant proposals, research notebooks, publications, research data, photographs, videotapes, and computer tape. Records from Thiel’s...
Dates: 1953-2015, undated

Robert J. Angelici papers

Identifier: RS 13/6/20
Scope and Content The collection (1959-2008, undated) consists of biographical information, publications, correspondence, travel information, chemistry course information, and faculty meeting and conference notes. The bulk of the collection is related to Angelici’s teaching and research efforts at Iowa State. Publication files include copies of papers and articles on Angelici’s research in organometallic and bio-inorganic chemistry, primarily in the areas of kinetics of metal...
Dates: 1959-2008, undated