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Sheldon K. Friedlander papers, 1950-2006 LSC.1787
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Description
Professional and research papers of Sheldon K. Friedlander, UCLA Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, 1978-2007. Friedlander conducted research in the areas of: aerosol science and technology, particulate systems, diffusion and interfacial transfer, air pollution control, air quality engineering, nanoparticle science and technology. Most of the collection dates from Friedlander's appointments at the California Institute of Technology (1964-1978) and at UCLA (1978-2007). Papers include: correspondence; course files; contracts and grants including grants from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and the Northrop Corporation; speeches and presentations; and documents relating to workshops and conferences.
Background
Sheldon ("Shel") Kay Friedlander was born on November 17, 1927 in New York City, New York. Friedlander attended Columbia University briefly before leaving his studies to serve in the Army during World War II. After the war, Friedlander returned to Columbia and received a BS in Chemical Engineering (1949), an M.S. in Chemical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1951), and a PhD in Chemical Engineering from the University of Illinois (1954).
Extent
14.0 linear feet (34 boxes, 1 half box, 1 shoe box)
Restrictions
Property rights to the physical objects belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. All other rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright
Availability
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. All requests to access special collections materials must be made in advance through our electronic paging system using the "Request items" button.