Anthony S. Travis
ANTHONY S TRAVIS, PhD, is deputy director of the Sidney M. Edelstein Center for the History and Philosophy of Science, Technology and Medicine at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and of the Jacques Loeb Centre for the History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences at Ben Gurion University of the Negev. He is also a senior research fellow at the Leo Baeck Institute London. He has published extensively on the history of technology in the 19th and 20th centuries. [br][br]PUBLICATIONS INCLUDE[br]The Rainbow Makers: The Origins of the Synthetic Dyestuffs Industry in Western Europe (Bethlehem, PA: Lehigh University Press, 1993). [br](with Carsten Reinhardt) Heinrich Caro and the Creation of Modern Chemical Industry (Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2000).[br]Dyes Made in America, 1915-1980: The Calco Chemical Company, American Cyanamid, and the Raritan River (Jerusalem: Edelstein Center/Hexagon Press, 2004)[br]Travis is recipient of the American Chemical Society's History of Chemistry Division 2007 Edelstein Award for achievement in the history of chemistry. [br]Choice Outstanding Academic Book Award (1993) for The Rainbow Makers: The Origins of the Synthetic Dyestuffs Industry in Western Europe.[br]ABB-Wissenschaftspreis-2000, for Heinrich Caro and the Creation of Modern Chemical Industry.