Arno A. Penzias Papers 1931-2006 (bulk 1963-1998)


Arno A. Penzias Papers, 1931-2006, (bulk 1963-1998)

Arno A. Penzias Papers 1931-2006 (bulk 1963-1998)

Scientist, corporate executive, and author. Correspondence, drafts of books, articles, and speeches, interviews, scientific articles, photographs, topical files, printed matter, electronic files, and miscellaneous material.

9,500 items; 27 containers plus 2 oversize, 1 artifact and electronic files; 10.8 linear feet










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Gamow, George, 1904-1968 (person)

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Alpher, Ralph (person)

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Townes, Charles H. (person)

Stibitz, George R. (George Robert), 1904-1995 (person)

Stibitz was born in York, Pa. in 1904. He received his Ph.D from Denison University and his M.S. from Union College. Completing his post-graduate studies at Cornell University, he received his Ph.D in Mathematical Physics in 1930. He worked as a Research Mathematician at Bell Telephone Laboratories, 1930-1941. While at Bell, he began to experiment with an "automated calculator" and the "Complex Computer". During World War II he worked as a Technical Aid in Section 7 of the National ...

Block, David (person)

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Dicke, Robert H. (Robert Henry) (person)

Dicke was born in 1916; died in 1997. From the description of Response to Laser History Project Survey, 1983. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83716264 ...

Herman, Robert, 1914-.... (person)

Spitzer, Lyman, 1914-1997 (person)

Lyman Spitzer (b. June 26, 1914, Toldedo, OH-d. March 31, 1997, Princeton, NJ) was an American theoretical physicist, astronomer, and mountaineer. As a scientist, he carried out research into star formation, plasma physics, and in 1946, conceived the idea of telescopes operating in outer space. Spitzer invented the stellarator plasma device and is the namesake of NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope. He also was the founding director of Project Matterhorn, Princeton University's pioneering program in ...

Radner, Roy, 1927-.... (person)

ASH, E. A. (person)

Encrenaz, Pierre J. (person)

Queisser, Hans J., 1931- (person)

Fleury, Paul A. (person)

Morrison, Philip (person)

Bell Telephone Laboratories. (corporateBody)

Gazalé, Midhat J., 1929- (person)

Penzias, Arno A. (person)

Astrophysicist. From the description of Papers of Arno A. Penzias. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71208767 Biographical Note 1933, April 26 Born, Munich, Germany 1939 Fled with family from Germany to England 1940 Immigrated to the Uni...

Lucent Technologies (Firm) (corporateBody)

Nachtigall, Dieter, 1927- (person)