Panofsky, Wolfgang K. H. (Wolfgang Kurt Hermann), 1919-2007

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Physicist. Director of High Energy Physics Laboratory at Stanford University, 1953-1961; Director of Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, 1961-1984.

From the description of Oral history interview with Wolfgang Panofsky, 1996 July 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84043373

Professor of physics and director of Stanford Linear Accelerator Center.

From the description of Oral history interview with Wolfgang Kurt Hermann Panofsky, 1997 April 11 and May 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83622746

Professor of physics and director of the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center.

From the description of National management of high-energy physics facilities : papers, 1964-1965. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122595535

Edited by Roger Wallace and Howard Chang.

From the description of Classical electricity and magnetism, 1949. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122500267

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Professor of physics and director of the Stanford Linear Accelerator Center.

From the guide to the National management of high-energy physics facilities papers, 1964-1965, (Department of Special Collections and University Archives)

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creatorOf Panofsky, Wolfgang K. H. (Wolfgang Kurt Hermann), 1919-2007. National management of high-energy physics facilities : papers, 1964-1965. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Panofsky, Wolfgang K. H. (Wolfgang Kurt Hermann), 1919-2007. Classical electricity and magnetism, 1949. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Hofstadter, Robert, 1915-1990. Robert Hofstadter papers, 1931-1992. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Stanford Linear Accelerator Center. Draft of April press conference with Joyce (Vice-President Pacific Gas & Electric), Panofsky (Stanford Linear Accelerator Center), Seaborg (Atomic Energy Commission), and Terman (Acting President Stanford), 1964. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Robert Hofstadter papers, 1931-1992 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Stanford University. Linear Accelerator Center. Symposium on Electron Linear Accelerators in honor of Richard B. Neal's 80th birthday [sound recording] / Stanford Linear Accelerator Center ; 1997 September 5. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf American Physical Society. Meeting (1974: Washington, D.C.). 75th anniversary session of the American Physical Society [sound recording] : 1974 April 22. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Panofsky, Wolfgang Kurt Hermann, 1919-. MAD versus NUTS [videorecording] / given at Princeton University. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Panofsky, Wolfgang Kurt Hermann, 1919-. Oral history interview with Wolfgang Kurt Hermann Panofsky, 1973 May 15 to 1974 June 3. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf American Physical Society. Annual Meeting (1963 : New York, N.Y.). Joint ceremonial session of the American Physical Society and the American Association of Physics Teachers [sound recording] / 1963 January 24. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Phillips, Melba, 1907-. Oral history interview with Melba Newell Phillips, 1977 December 5. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Brueckner, Keith A. Autobiography, 1986. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf American Physical Society. Meeting (1982 : Washington, D.C.). Symposium of the Forum on Physics and Society [sound recording] : Prize session; 1982 April 27. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf The Arms race: sources and solutions [videorecording], 1981 May 28 Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Shane, Charles Donald, 1895-1983. Oral history interview with Charles Donald Shane, 1978 July 14. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Sands, Matthew L. (Matthew Linzee). Oral history interview with Matthew L. Sands, 1987 May 4 and 5. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Panofsky, Wolfgang Kurt Hermann, 1919-. Oral history interview with Wolfgang Kurt Hermann Panofsky, 1997 April 11 and May 2. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Panofsky, Wolfgang Kurt Hermann, 1919-. Papers, primarily dealing with Panofsky's search for employment and the problems with clearance for defense work, 1938-1945. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Strategic nuclear defense, feasible or fallible? A public forum [videorecording], [198-?] Cecil H. Green Library. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf American Institute of Physics. Center for History of Physics. Study of Multi-Institutional Collaborations. Phase I: High-Energy Physics. Oral History Interviews. Series 2. Probes: Psi Discovery - SLAC-SP-017: An Experimental Survey of Positron-Electron Annihilation into Multi-Particle Final States in the S Range 27-74 GeV-Squared, 1991. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Panofsky, Wolfgang Kurt Hermann, 1919-. Oral history interview with Wolfgang Panofsky, 1996 July 11. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Dicke, Robert H. (Robert Henry). Response to Laser History Project Survey, 1983. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
referencedIn Frauenfelder, Hans, 1922-. Responses to survey on the impact of immigration on U.S. physics, 1999. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf Panofsky, Wolfgang Kurt Hermann, 1919-. The power line situation, 1964. American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
creatorOf National management of high-energy physics facilities papers, 1964-1965 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
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Subject
Particle accelerators
Science--History
Nuclear arms control
Mesons
Nobel prizes
Nuclear energy--Research--Laboratories
Physics--Study and teaching
Magnetism
Science and state
Nuclear explosions
Scattering (Physics)
Colliding beams
Superconducting Super Collider
Korean War, 1950-1953--Science
Arms race--United States
Nuclear disarmament
Nuclear physics
Physics
National security
Science--Moral and ethical aspects
Arms race--Soviet Union
Particles (Nuclear physics)--Laboratories
Nuclear weapons--United States
Physical laboratories--Administration
Synchrotrons
Particle accelerators--History
Nuclear-weapon-free zones
Nuclear arms control--Soviet Union
Electricity
Nuclear arms control--United States
Bubble chambers
Deterrence (Strategy)
Storage rings
Linear accelerators--Power supply
Pions
Electron accelerators--History
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Occupation
Physicists--Soviet Union
Physicists--Interviews
Physicists
Physicists--Employment--United States
Nuclear physicists
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Birth 1919-04-24

Death 2007-09-24

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