Alpher, Ralph

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Ralph Alpher, 1921- ; Robert Herman, 1914-1997.

From the description of Oral history interview with Ralph Alpher and a joint interview with Robert Herman, 1983 August 11 and 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82797962

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referencedIn Peebles, P. J. E. (Phillip James Edwin). Oral history interview P. J. E. Peebles, 1984 September 27. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf George Gamow Symposium (1996 : George Washington University, Washington, D.C.). The George Gamow Symposium [videorecording] / Produced by George Washington University Physics Dept. ; 1996 April 12. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Brush, Stephen G. Correspondence with Ralph Alpher and Robert Herman regarding the history of the Big Bang cosmology and the discovery of the cosmic microwave background, 1991-1995. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn George Gamow and Barbara Gamow Papers, 1915-1975, (bulk 1950-1975) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Wilkinson, David T. Oral history interview with David Todd Wilkinson, 1984 September 27. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Alpher, Ralph. Remembrance of things past : some recollections of the development of the big bang model. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Alpher, Ralph. Oral history interview with Ralph Alpher and a joint interview with Robert Herman, 1983 August 11 and 12. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf American Physical Society. Meeting (1987 : Arlington, Va.). Joint symposium of the Division of Astrophysics and the Forum for History of Physics [sound recording] / 1987 April 21 & 22. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Gamow, George, 1904-1968. George Gamow and Barbara Gamow papers, 1915-1975 (bulk 1950-1975). Library of Congress
referencedIn Arno A. Penzias Papers, 1931-2006, (bulk 1963-1998) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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associatedWith Bethe, Hans A. (Hans Albrecht), 1906-2005. person
associatedWith Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962. person
associatedWith Brush, Stephen G. person
associatedWith Carnegie Institution of Washington. Dept. of Terrestrial Magnetism. corporateBody
associatedWith Chandrasekhar, S. (Subrahmanyan), 1910- person
associatedWith City University of New York. City College. corporateBody
associatedWith Condon, Edward Uhler, 1902-1974. person
associatedWith Coral Gables Conference on Unified Symmetry: In the Small and in the Large. corporateBody
associatedWith Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955. person
associatedWith Feynman, Richard Phillips. person
correspondedWith Gamow, Barbara, 1905-1976 person
correspondedWith Gamow, George, 1904-1968. person
associatedWith General Electric Company. corporateBody
associatedWith General Motors Corporation. corporateBody
associatedWith George Gamow Symposium (1996 : George Washington University, Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith George Washington University. corporateBody
associatedWith Hafstad, Lawrence, 1904- person
associatedWith Harwit, Martin, 1931- person
associatedWith Herman, Robert, 1914- person
associatedWith Johns Hopkins University. Applied Physics Laboratory. corporateBody
associatedWith National Academy of Engineering. corporateBody
associatedWith National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) corporateBody
associatedWith Peebles, P. J. E. (Phillip James Edwin) person
associatedWith Penzias, Arno A. person
associatedWith Princeton University. corporateBody
associatedWith Teller, Edward, 1908-2003. person
associatedWith University of Maryland. corporateBody
associatedWith University of Texas at Austin. corporateBody
associatedWith Weinberg, Steven, 1933- person
associatedWith Wilkinson, David T. person
associatedWith Zee, A. person
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Infrared spectroscopy
Macromolecules
Proximity fuzes
Cosmology
Neutrino
Creative ability in science
Aerodynamics
Nucleosynthesis
Infrared spectra
Mines (Military explosives)
Quantum theory
Photons
Stars
Nitrogen--Spectra
Solar eclipses--1925
World War, 1939-1945--Science
radiation, Background
Big bang theory
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Astrophysicists--Interviews
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Birth 1921-02-03

Death 2007-08-12

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