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November 1996 (Volume 5, Number 10)

McIlrath to Become New APS Treasurer

On 11 November, Thomas J. McIlrath will become Treasurer of The American Physical Society. McIlrath, who holds a Ph.D. in physics from Princeton University, is a professor in the Institute for Physical Science and Technology at the University of Maryland at College Park and associate dean for research and graduate studies in the graduate school there. A laser and atomic physics experimenter, he is also a staff member at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Gaithersburg, Maryland. McIlrath succeeds Harry Lustig, who has been APS Treasurer since 1985. A longer article about the new treasurer will appear in APS News soon.

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Editor: Barrett H. Ripin

November 1996 (Volume 5, Number 10)

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New Results Supporting Standard Model Highlight 1996 DPF Meeting
Inside the Beltway
McIlrath to Become New APS Treasurer
Physicists To Be Honored at November Meetings
Aylesworth Observes Politics in Action on the Hill
1997 March Meeting: Large & Small, Old & New
AIP Offers New Web Site for History of Physics and Astronomy
Szilard, Schawlow Inducted into Inventor's Hall of Fame
Schrieffer and Garmire Named to Committee on National Medal of Science
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