National Medal of Science - Chemistry 1988
BiographyA biographical memoir by Louis Brus National Academy of Sciences, biography 9 pages, 14 pages total.
Name: William Oliver Baker
Birth: 15 July, 1915
Death: 31 October, 2005
Institution: AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey
Award: "For pioneering studies of the complex relationships between the molecular structures and physical properties of polymers, for a distinguished record of leadership in the combined disciplines of science and engineering, and for distinguished service to government and education."
Presented by President Reagan at a White House Ceremony on July 15, 1988.
Title: Chairman of the Board (Retired)
Education: Princeton University Washington College