Dr. W. O. Baker
1915-2005
Dr. W. O. Baker Emeritus
Retired Chairman , Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies
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  • 1975
  • Materials
  • Electronics, Communication & Information Systems
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  • 1975
  • Materials
  • Electronics, Communication & Information Systems
Memorial Tribute

BY A. MICHAEL NOLL
SUBMITTED BY THE NAE HOME SECRETARY

WILLIAM OLIVER BAKER, former president and chairman of Bell Telephone Laboratories, died on October 31, 2005, at the age of 90, after a slow decline in his health. During his last years, many ...

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Election Citation
Contributions leading to the exploitation of synthetic polymers in communications equipment, synthetic rubber, ablation heat shields, and rocket propellants.