Portrait of Frauenfelder

Hans Frauenfelder kept very busy receiving honors during the early part of 1981. Frauenfelder, who was on sabbatical leave in Paris, France, to work on his current research during the spring term, flew to New York City in January to deliver the 1981 Richtmyer Lecture before a joint session of the annual meetings of the American Physical Society (APS) and the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT).  Frauenfelder also received word that he had been elected as a fellow in the American Association for the Advancement of Science.  He is one of five University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign physics faculty members to be so honored.  He also learned in January that he was awarded an honorary doctorate degree by the Technical University of Munich, West Germany., Credit Line: Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Abstract/Description: Hans Frauenfelder kept very busy receiving honors during the early part of 1981. Frauenfelder, who was on sabbatical leave in Paris, France, to work on his current research during the spring term, flew to New York City in January to deliver the 1981 Richtmyer Lecture before a joint session of the annual meetings of the American Physical Society (APS) and the American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT). Frauenfelder also received word that he had been elected as a fellow in the American Association for the Advancement of Science. He is one of five University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign physics faculty members to be so honored. He also learned in January that he was awarded an honorary doctorate degree by the Technical University of Munich, West Germany.
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Frauenfelder, Hans, 1922-
Date Created: circa 1981
Credit Line: Department of Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Catalog ID: Frauenfelder Hans A7