Prof. William Lester, Jr.

    Prof. William Lester, Jr. was born in 1937 Chicago, where he had to attend segregated schools. He earned his M.S. from The University of Chicago, went on to get a Ph.D., and became a Distinguished Professor at U.Cal.-Berkeley (after working at IBM and the United States National Bureau of Standards), making advances in theoretical chemistry, particularly Monte Carlo simulations. #blackhistorymonth
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