Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Lia Unrau science news research files, 1992-2001 MS 072MS 072

creator Unrau, Lia
Title: Lia Unrau science news research files
Dates: 1992-2001
Abstract: Research files compiled by Lia Unrau during her tenure as Science Editor in the Office of Media Relations and Information at Rice University (1995-2001), consisting of notes, press releases, news clippings, photographs, and related ephemera.
Identification: MS 072
Quantity: 2.5 Cubic Feet
Quantity: (5 boxes)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical Note

Lia Unrau served from 1995-2001 as Science Editor for the Rice News, a publication produced by the Office of Media Relations and Information within Rice University’s Department of Public Affairs. She accumulated the files in this collection during the course of research conducted for the articles she wrote, often involving background research along with interviews with Rice faculty members and other experts in the field of science. She also assisted with media relations for the schools of engineering and science, and with various science-related conferences held on the Rice campus.

Scope and Contents

The Lia Unrau science news research files were compiled by Unrau during her tenure as Science Editor in the Office of Media Relations and Information at Rice University (1995-2001), consisting of notes from research and interviews, press releases, technical materials, news clippings, photographs and related ephemera. Materials are arranged alphabetically in folders by titles, as given on the original folders.


Access Restriction

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Index Terms

Unrau, Lia
Rice University.
Unrau, Lia

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lia Unrau science news research files, 1992-2001, MS 072, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Acquisition Information

The Lia Unrau Research Files were transferred by Jade Boyd from the Office of News & Media Relations of Rice University to the Woodson Research Center in April 2005.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I. Files A-L

Box Folder
1 1 AAS Releases/Astronomy
2 Advanced Applied Technology Demonstration Facility
3 Anderson, John
4 Anvari, Bahman
5 Athanasiou, Kyriacos
6 Atom Bomb – Richards [Hugh T.]
7 Barrera, Enrique
8 Barron [Andrew]
9 Beckingham, Kate
10 Bedient, Phil
11 Biochemistry Dept.
12 Biosciences & Engineering
13 Braam, Janet
14 Breakthrough [Richard Tapia]
15 Chapman, Walter
16 Cloutier, Paul
17 CNST [Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology]
18 Colvin, Vicki
19 Conservation Biology
20 Cox, Steve
21 CRPC - PACI [Center for Research on Parallel Computation - Partnership for Advanced Computational Infrastructure]
22 Curl, Bob [Robert]
23 Curl [Robert] / Smalley [Richard] - Nobel Prize
24 Droxler, André
25 DSP [Digital Signal Processing]
26 Dufour, Reggie
27 Dufour - IZw18
Box Folder
2 1 EESI [Energy and Environmental Systems Institute]
2 Environment - Sallyport
3 Fisher, Frank
4 Flood [of Sept. 11, 1998]
5 Fraser, Matt
6 Freeman, John
7 Ghorbel, Fathi
8 Gillis, Malcolm
9 GirlTECH
10 Gordon, Bill [William E.] - Arecibo
11 Gulf Coast Consortia
12 Gustin, Mike
13 Hartigan, Pat
14 Hill, Tom
15 Hirasaki [George] - Surfactants
16 Huang, Huey
17 Hughes, Joe
18 IBB [Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering]
19 IBB - NSCORT [Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering - NASA Specialized Center of Research and Training]
20 Kennedy, Ken
21 Kenya Shoes
22 Kimmel, Mark
23 Konisky, Jordan
24 Levander, Alan

Series II. Files M-Z

Box Folder
2 25 Margrave, John
26 McIntire, L. [Larry V.]
27 McLellan, Rex B.
Box Folder
3 1 Mikos, Tony
2 Miller, Michael / Patrick, Charles
3 Nano Pipes
4 Nano Probes/Boston/NY
5 Nano Ropes
6 Nanotechnology
7 Nanotechnology Building
8 NASA - CNST [Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology]
9 NASA - 40th Anniversary
10 NASA/Rice History
11 NSF [National Science Foundation]
12 NSF Science & Technology Centers: CRPC [Center for Research on Parallel Computation]
13 Ocean Drilling Program
14 O'Dell [C. Robert]
15 O'Dell [C. Robert] - Knots
16 ONR [Office of Naval Research] Nanotube Workshop [1997]
17 Phillips, George
Box Folder
4 1 Physics / BEC [Bose-Einstein Condensate] / Hulet [Randall]
2 Physics/Collaboration
3 Posse [Foundation] / Engineering
4 Reiff, Pat [Patricia]
5 Sass, Ron
6 Science Coalition
7 Si, Qimiao
8 Singleton, Scott
9 Sloan [Foundation] / Tapia, Richard
10 Smalley, Richard - Navy Award
11 Smalley [Richard] - News Clips
12 State Molecule [of Texas]
13 Strassmann, Joan
14 Tapia, Richard
15 Tapia [Richard] Mentoring Award
16 Tapia [Richard] – NSB [National Science Board] & Engineer of the Year
17 Texas Monthly – Top 20 Scientists
18 Tezdiuar, Tayfun
19 TI [Texas Instruments] Wing Dedication CEB [Computational Engineering Building] (Anne and Charles Duncan Hall)
20 Tittel [Frank] – Laser Sensor
21 Tissue Engineering Course
Box Folder
5 1 Tomson, Mason
2 Tour, Jim
3 Tour, Jim – Clips
4 Treadmarks
5 TSP [Traveling Salesman Problem]
6 Two Lagunas
7 Vardi, Moshe
8 VBNS [Very high-speed Backbone Network Service]
9 Veletsos, Andy
10 West, Jennifer
11 WETA [television station] / Inventing USA
12 Whitaker [Foundation]
13 Wiesner, Mark
14 Wilson, Lon