Top Russian Scientists Lured to the U.S.

But the rush to exploit a previously untapped source of talent has not been without problems

June 03, 1992

Minneapolis, Minnesota -- Marvin L. Marshak had a problem -- an enviable one, perhaps, for a university administrator. As head of the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Minnesota here, he was given a $2-million endowment, with…

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