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APPENDIX C Biographical Sketches of Committee Members PETER Z. ADELSTEIN received a B.Eng. in 1946 and a Ph.D. in physical chem- istry in 1949 from McGill University. Upon graduation he joined the staff of Eastman Kodak, where he is now unit director, Physical Performance Section of the Materials Science and Engineering Division. He has served as chairman of Subcommittee-3 of the American National Standards Institute since 1967 and of Working Group-5 of the International Standards Organization Technical Commit- tee-42 since 1973. He is a member of the American Chemical Society, American Society for Testing and Materials, National Fire Protection Association, and Soci- ety for Photographic Science and Engineering. His areas of interest include the behavior of high polymers in solution, physical properties of high-polymer materi- als in solid state, physical behavior of photographic film, and archival stability of photographic materials. NORBERT S. BAER received his B.Sc. degree from Brooklyn College in 1959, his M.Sc. degree in physical chemistry from the University of Wisconsin in 1962, and his Ph.D. degree in physical chemistry from New York University in 1969. He was employed as a physicist at the Warner and Swasey Company from 1962 to 1963. He served as assistant professor and lecturer at Queensborough Community College from 1967 to 1969. In 1969 he joined New York University as instructor and moved up to his present position as Conservation Center Professor of the Institute of Fine Arts in 1978. In 1970 he received the lay Krakauer Memorial Plaque and in 1983 he was a John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellow. His professional activities include serving as editor and board member of various publications and authoring many technical works. In 1980 he chaired the National Materials Advisory Board Committee on Conservation of Historic Stone Buildings and Monuments, and since 1980 has chaired the National Archives Advisory Committee on Preservation. He is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the Air Pollution Control Association, the American Institute for Conservation, and the International Institute for Conservation. 98

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BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES 99 GLEN R. CASS received a B.S. degree in 1969 from the University of Southern California and an M.S. in 1970 from Stanford University. Both degrees were in mechanical engineering. In 1978 he received a Ph.D. in environmental engineer- ing from California Institute of Technology. He served as an engineer at the Naval Undersea Center, Pasadena, in 1969 and as a commissioned officer at the U.S. Public Health Service from 1970 to 1973. In 1978 he became a senior research fellow and instructor at the California Institute of Technology, where he has since moved to his present position as associate professor of environmental engineering. He has served as a consultant to the Southern Coast Air Quality Management District since 1978, and between 1980 and 1984 was a member of the research screening committee of the California Air Resources Board. His areas of interest include air pollution control strategy design, aerosol mechanics, air pollution source characteristics and control technology, visibility, fluid mechanics applied to air quality problems, and environmental economics. HANS H. G. lELLINEK received D.I.C. and Ph.D. degrees in physical chemistry from the University of London in 1941 and 1942 respectively. In 1945 he received his Ph.D. in colloid and physical chemistry and in 1964 his Sc.D. from Cambridge University. He was employed as section head in physical chemistry at I. Lyon and Company from 1945 to 1950. He was associate professor at the University of Adelaide from 1950 to 1954, visiting professor at the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn from 1954 to 1957, associate professor at the University of Cincinnati from 1957 to 1959, and professor of chemistry at the University of Windsor from 1959 to 1964. He was appointed professor of chemistry at Clarkson University in 1964 and since his retirement has held the title of research professor of chemistry. He served as science expert for the U.S. Department of the Army from 1954 to 1963 and also since 1970. He was a member of the committee on high-polymer research of the National Research Council of Canada from 1962 to 1964. He is a member of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and the American Chemical Society, and a fellow of the American Institute of Chemists, the Chemi- cal Institute of Canada, and the Royal Institute of Chemistry. His areas of interest include high polymers, reaction kinetics, surface chemistry, energy production and interfacial and theological properties of ice. LEON KATZ received a B.S. degree in organic chemistry from Trinity College in 1944 and a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from the University of Illinois in 1947. He was employed at GAP Corporation from 1953 to 1970 and was vice president for research and development, and later executive vice president, at Rockwood Industries from 1970 to 1972. He was vice president for commercial development at Polychrome Corporation from 1972 to 1973, and vice president for research and development in the packaging division of American Can Company from 1973 to 1982. In 1982 he joined lames River Corporation, and since 1982 he has been senior vice president for corporate research and development. He served with the Army of the United States from 1943 to 1944. He is a member of the American Chemical Society, the American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Research Directors, Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry, New York Academy of Sciences, Sigma Xi, Pi Mu Epsilon, and Phi Lambda Upsilon. His

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100 BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES areas of interest include novel packaging materials, polyelectrolytes, surfactants, specialty chemicals, fiber and paper science, and reprography. GEORGE B. KELLY, pa., received a B.S. degree in chemistry from the University of Maryland in 1937. He was employed at Armstrong Cork Company from 1937 to 1938, Research Associates, Inc., in 1938, and Briggs Oil Clarifier from 1938 to 1942. He served in the U.S. Army and moved from captain to lieutenant colonel between 1942 and 1946. He worked at General Chemical Corporation from 1946 to 1947, Food Machinery and Chemical Corporation from 1947 to 1957, Union Carbide Corporation from 1957 to 1971, and the Library of Congress from 1971 to 1982. Since his retirement in 1982 he has served as a consultant on paper chemi- cals. He is a member of the Technical Association of the Pulp and Paper Industry, the American Chemical Society, and Alpha Chi Sigma. His areas of interest include floor tile research, fuel cells, fuel for space vehicles, research on chemicals to preserve paper and books, organic and inorganic chemistry, paper chemistry, physical chemistry, inorganic refining process, water-soluble polymers, and addi- tives for paper preservation. lOHN C. MALLINSON received B.A. and M.S. degrees in physics from Oxford University in 1953. He was employed as an engineer at AMP, Inc., from 1956 to 1961, end es senior physicist, member of the research staff in physics, end manager of the magnetics section of the research division at AMPEX Corporation from 1961 to 1984. Since 1984 he has been director of the Center for Magnetic Recording Research at the University of California, San Diego, in La lolla. He is a member of the American Institute of Physics, the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engi- neers, and the British Institute of Physics. His areas of interest include magnetic switching mechanisms in bulk and particulate materials, mechanisms of mag- netic recording and magnetic field configurations, and magnetic thin film technol- ogy for recording and memory. ERNEST R. MAY received his A.B. t1948) and Ph.D. {1951) degrees from the University of California, Los Angeles. He was a lecturer in history at Los Angeles State College in 1950 and a member of the history section of the loins Chiefs of Staff from 1952 to 1954. In 1954 he was appointed instructor of history at Harvard University and attained the rank of professor in 1963. He was dean of Harvard College from 1969 to 1971, acting associate dean of the Faculty of Arts and Sci- encesfrom 1971 to 1972, director oftheInstituteof Politics from 1971 to 1974, and chairman of the Department of History from 1976 to 1979. In 1981 he was named Charles Warren Professor of History. He has authored numerous books and articles on U.S. political history, foreign policy, and historical events. He has served on several national committees and boards and is a fellow in a number of professional organizations. He is a member of the Massachusetts Historical Society, the Ameri- can Historical Association, the Society of Historians on American Foreign Rela- tions {president 1982-1983), American Association of University Professors, and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He chaired the Committee on the Records of Government, sponsored by the American Council of Learned Societies,

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BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES 101 the Social Science Research Council, and the Council on Library Resources, which issued its report in March 1985. TERRY O. NORRIS received his B.S. and Ph.D. {1954) degrees in chemistry from the University of North Carolina. He worked as an analytical research chem- ist at E. I. duPont de Nemours and Company from 1949 to 1951 and, following an absence for graduate study, was a research chemist on polyester photographic film base and photographic coatings from 1954 to 1956. In 1956 he joined Keuffel and Esser Company as a research chemist on paper, film, and litho-plate-based prod- ucts, including photographic, photohardenable, diazotype, and drafting media, and was director of research from 1958 to 1963. He worked from 1963 to 1966 for IBM Corporation as research manager of computer storage and output copying materials research, including magnetic recording, diazo microfilm, and photo- copying. In 1966 he became director of research at Nekoosa Edwards Paper Com- pany (now Nekoosa Papers, Inc., a division of Great Northern Nekoosa Corporation), and in 1969 he assumed his current position of vice president of research and development. He is immediate past president of the Technical Asso- ciation of the Pulp and Paper Industry and is a member of a number of other scientific and professional organizations. His areas of interest include polymer systems, coating materials, light-sensitive systems, electrophotography, record- ing materials technology, pulp and paper chemistry, and paper coatings. TED F. POWELL received a B.S. degree in accounting from the University of Utah in 1962. He worked as comptroller for Magic Chemical Company from 1962 to 1966, was a partner in the Beacon Insurance Agency from 1966 to 1967, and in 1967 joined the Genealogical Society of Utah, where he is now director of the micrographics division. He is a member of the International Council of Archives, the Committee on Reprography, and the Association for Information and Image Management, and a former member of the Society of American Archivists. His areas of interest include library science, genealogical library microfilming tech- niques, archiving decisions, assessment of genealogical files, and methods of records preservation. KWANY.WONG received a B.S. degreein 1960andanM.E. degreein 1963from the University of New South Wales and a Ph.D. {electrical engineering) in 1966 from the University of California, Berkeley. In 1966 he joined the IBM Research Laboratory in San Jose, where he is now manager of the engineering and special systems department. He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and Sigma hi. His areas of interest include image processing, data compression, and pattern recognition. FRANCIS T. S. YU received a B.S.E.E. degree in 1956 from Mapus Institute of Technology {Philippines) and M.S.E. {1958) and Ph.D. {1964) degrees from the University of Michigan, all in electrical engineering. He worked as a teaching fellow, instructor, and lecturer in the Electrical Engineering Department and as a research assistant in the Communications Sciences Laboratory of the University of Michigan from 1958 to 1965. In 1966 he was appointed professor of electrical

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102 BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES and computer engineering at Wayne State University, where he remained until 1979, when he accepted the position of professor in the electrical engineering department at Pennsylvania State University. He received the 1983 Faculty Scholar Medal and was the Outstanding Researcher in the College of Engineering in 1984. In 1985 he was named Evan Pugh Professor of Electrical Engineering. He is a consultant to several industrial and government laboratories and is the author of four books as well as numerous technical articles.