Guide to the Eugenie V. Mielczarek papers, 1965-1997

Eugenie V. Mielczarek C0059


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Descriptive Summary

Repository George Mason University. Special Collections and Archives.
Creator Eugenie V. Mielczarek
Title Eugenie V. Mielczarek papers
Date 1965-1997
Physical Characteristics 13.5 linear feet (38 boxes)
Abstract This collection contains materials relating to the scientific and academic career of Eugenie V. Mielczarek in the area of physics, primarily at George Mason University.
Collection number C0059
Language English

Biographical Information

Egenie Vorburger Mielczarek was the first woman physicist at George Mason University and served on several faculty committees. She has written on biophysics and on women in the sciences. Her publications include two books: 'Iron, Nature's Universal Element: Why People Need Iron and Animals Make Magnets,' coauthored with Sharon Bertsch McGrayne; and 'Biological Physics,' coedited with Elias Greenbaum and Robert S. Knox.

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Scope and Content

This collection contains materials relating to the scientific and academic career of Eugenie V. Mielczarek in the area of physics, primarily at George Mason University. Items include scientific data and research results, conference information, grant proposals, speaking engagements, presentations, correspondence, and publications. Prominent is information relating to national and local organizations of women scientists, including material about women scientists at GMU.

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Arrangement

This collection is arranged by subject.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

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Related Material

Special Collections and Archives also holds the Clarence E. Larson Science and Technology Oral History collection .

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Index Terms

Persons:

Mielczarek, Eugenie V.

Corporate Names:

George Mason University. Dept. of Physics and Astronomy.

Subjects:

Biomagnetism.
Biophysics.
Iron--Physiological effect.
Magnetoreception.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Eugenie Mielczarek papers, Collection #C0059, Special Collections and Archives, George Mason University Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Collection donated by Eugenie Mielczarek in 1998.

Processing Information

Processed by Special Collections and Archives staff. EAD markup completed by Eron Ackerman and Jordan Patty in April 2009.

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Contents List

An electronic box inventory is unavailable. Please contact speccoll@gmu.edu for more information.
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