Author: Miriam Hiebert

Miriam Hiebert

Dr. Miriam Hiebert received her Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering in 2019 from the University of Maryland. After graduation she worked as a post-doctoral Fellow at the Smithsonian’s Museum Conservation Institute where she carried out analysis of glass plate images from the Photographic History collection at the National Museum of American History. She is now working the National Museum Natural History of on the development and execution of a pan-institutional glass condition survey across the Smithsonian.

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