Contributor biographical information for Quantitative chemical analysis / Daniel C. Harris, Michelson Laboratory, China Lake, California, Charles A. Lucy, contributing author, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta.
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Dan Harris was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1948._ He earned degrees in Chemistry from MIT in 1968 and Caltech 1973 and was a postdoc at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York._ After teaching at the University of California at Davis from 1975-1980 and at Franklin and Marshall College from 1980-1983, he moved to the Naval Air Systems Command at China Lake, California, where he is now a Senior Scientist and Esteemed Fellow._ While teaching analytical chemistry at Davis, he wrote his lectures in bound form for his students._ This volume caught the attention of publishers' representatives wandering through the college bookstore._ The first edition of Quantitative Chemical Analysis was published in 1982._ The first edition of Exploring Chemical Analysis came out in 1996._ Both have undergone regular revision._ Dan is also co-author of Symmetry and Spectroscopy published in 1978 by Oxford University Press and now available from Dover Press._ His book Materials for Infrared Windows and Domes was published by SPIE press in 1999._ Dan and his wife Sally were married in 1970._ They have two children and four grandchildren._ Sally's work on every edition of the books is essential to their quality and accuracy.
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Chemistry, Analytic -- Quantitative.