ERIC Number: EJ584044
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Publication Date: 1999
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Arnold Beckman's Influence on Science Extends from Inventions to Philanthropy.
Wheeler, David L.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v45 n30 pA45-A46 Apr 2 1999
Arnold Beckman is a chemist, businessman, and inventor who was the first to apply electronics to chemical measurement. For 17 years, the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation has given over $300 million to science, focusing on biology and chemistry. The National Academy of Sciences will honor Beckman with its most prestigious award for his philanthropic contributions to science. (MSE)
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