Lamb, Willis E. (Willis Eugene), 1913-2008

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Physicist (optics). Major affiliations: Columbia University, New York, NY, USA, 1938-1952; Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA, 1951-1956; University of Oxford, Oxford, England, UK, 1956-1962; and Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA, 1962-1974; University of Arizona from 1974. Nobel Prize in Physics, 1955.

From the description of Oral History interview with W. E. Lamb, 1985. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 154305292

Physicist. Major affiliations include: Columbia University, New York, 1938-1952; Stanford University, 1951-1956; University of Oxford, Oxford, England, 1956-1962; and Yale University, 1962-1974.

From the description of Letter to Luigi Giulotto describing Lamb's work on singly-ionized helium. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82113406

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referencedIn Jagdish Mehra Collection 1995-003., 1924-2001 Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
referencedIn Townes, Charles H. Oral history interview with Charles H. Townes, 1979 June 18 and 20. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Jagdish Mehra Collection 1995-003., 1924-2001 Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
referencedIn Nierenberg, William Aaron, 1919-2000. Oral history interview with William Aaron Nierenberg, 1986 February 6 to 30 June. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Kroll, Norman Myles 1922-. Oral History interview with Norman M. Kroll, 1986 June 28. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Lamb, Willis E. (Willis Eugene), 1913-2008. Letter to Luigi Giulotto describing Lamb's work on singly-ionized helium. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Lamb, Willis E. (Willis Eugene), 1913-2008. Oral History interview with W. E. Lamb, 1985. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Hargrove, Logan Ezral, 1935-. Oral history interview with Logan Ezral Hargrove, 1985 June 25. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn DeMaria, Anthony John, 1931-. Oral history interview with Anthony John DeMaria, 1984 April 13. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Helmer, John, 1926-. Response to Laser History Project Survey, 1986. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Lamb, Willis E. (Willis Eugene), 1913-2008. Remarks by Willis E. Lamb in a telephone conversation with Ken Ford, 1994. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Mehra, Jagdish. Jagdish Mehra collection, 1924-2001 University of Houston, M.D. Anderson Library
referencedIn Rabi, I. I. (Isidor Isaac), 1898-1988. Oral history interview with I. I. Rabi, 1963 December 8. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Enrico Fermi and the Beginnings of Nuclear Fission Centennial Conference (2001: New York, NY). Proceedings [sound recording] Papers presented at the Enrico Fermi and the beginnings of nuclear fission Centennial Conference. 2001 November 15 and 16. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Yergin, Paul Flohr, 1923-. Response to 1981 History of Nuclear Physics Survey, 1982. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Jagdish Mehra Collection 1995-003., 1924-2001 Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
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associatedWith Bromberg, Joan Lisa. person
associatedWith DeMaria, Anthony John, 1931- person
associatedWith Enrico Fermi and the Beginnings of Nuclear Fission Centennial Conference (2001: New York, NY) corporateBody
associatedWith Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954. person
associatedWith Ford, Kenneth William, 1926- person
associatedWith Hargrove, Logan Ezral, 1935- person
associatedWith Helmer, John, 1926- person
associatedWith Kroll, Norman Myles 1922- person
associatedWith Lamb, Ursula. person
associatedWith Maiman, Theodore H. person
associatedWith Mehra, Jagdish person
associatedWith Mehra, Jagdish person
associatedWith Mehra, Jagdish person
associatedWith Mehra, Jagdish. person
associatedWith Nierenberg, William Aaron, 1919-2000. person
associatedWith Rabi, I. I. (Isidor Isaac), 1898- person
associatedWith Scully, Marlan O. (Marlan Orvil), 1939- person
associatedWith Townes, Charles H. person
associatedWith Wheeler, John Archibald, 1911-2008 person
associatedWith Yergin, Paul Flohr, 1923- person
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Helium--Research
Lasers--Research--History
Nuclear fission
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Magnetrons
Quantum optics
Radiation--Research--History
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Birth 1913-07-12

Death 2008-05-15

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