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Paul Todd Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1503

This collection houses reprints of professional journal articles, scholarly papers by well-known radiation researchers, and reports of numerous radiation research projects documenting the development of the field. Also included are Dr. Todd's Biophysics class notes.

Dates

  • 1959-1987

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact Special Collections.

Extent

13.5 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses reprints of professional journal articles, scholarly papers by well-known radiation researchers, and reports of numerous radiation research projects documenting the development of the field. Also included are Dr. Todd's Biophysics class notes.

Biographical/Historical Note

Paul Wilson Todd was born in Bangor, Maine on June 15, 1936. He earned both his BA (from Bowdoin College) and his BS (from MIT) in 1959, his MS from the University of Rochester in 1960, and his PhD from the University of California at Berkeley in 1964. During his professional career, he taught at Berkeley (1964-1966), Pennsylvania State University (1966-1986), and the University of Colorado (1990-), directed the Bioprocessing & Pharmaceutical Research Center in Philadelphia (1984-1987), performed research at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (1988-1991), and directed the BioServe Space Technology Research Center (1994-).

Todd published a number of works during his career, including Space Radiation Biology (1973), Frontiers in Bioprocessing (1989), Gravity and the Cell (1991), and Cell Separation Science and Technology (1991). He has also received a number of awards, including the Radiological Physics Fellowship from the Atomic Energy Commission (1959), the Eleanor Roosevelt Fellowship from the American Cancer Society (1967), the Fogarty International Fellowship from the National Institutes of Heath in Moscow (1979), the Yamagiwa-Yoshida Fellowship from the International Union Against Cancer in Sweden (1979) and the Technical Briefs Recognition Award from NASA (1996).

Arrangement

Collection consists of nine boxes.

Acquisition Note

Paul Todd donated these papers to the Special Collections Library in 1988.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480