Mr. President, members of the society, and guests:

The basis of this award, outstanding original research, is readily accessible in the published literature and clearly establishes this man as a superb scientist. Less accessible is the kind of information that makes it possible to characterize this man as a really fine human being as well. He’s a humble, unassuming person. Let me give you an example that illustrates Reynolds as a scientist and a human being. When he called to tell me about the announcement of the reward, one of his first remarks was that he was embarrassed to be...

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