Bryce S. DeWitt Papers 1919, 1946-2006

ArchivalResource

Bryce S. DeWitt Papers 1919, 1946-2006

Bryce S. DeWitt (1923-2004) was known for his mathematical approach to physics and his work in quantum field theory, supermanifolds, gauge theory, and relativistic astrophysics. These papers consist of general research files containing handwritten notes, correspondence, and printed material; as well as extensive documentation of the 1973 eclipse experiment.

eng,

Related Entities

There are 5 Entities related to this resource.

Ecole d’été de physique théorique (Les Houches, Haute-Savoie, France)

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6v28nsg (corporateBody)

DeWitt, Bryce S. (Bryce Seligman), 1923-2004

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63t9jwq (person)

Bryce S. DeWitt (1923-2004) was known for his mathematical approach to physics and his work in quantum field theory, supermanifolds, gauge theory, and relativistic astrophysics. He received all three of his degrees in physics from Harvard University (Ph.D. 1950). DeWitt was a dedicated teacher and researcher; he held positions at the Institute for Advanced Study, the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill before beginning his prof...

DeWitt, Cecile M.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6mn2tpm (person)

University of Texas at Austin. Dept. of Physics.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w66194qh (corporateBody)

Schwinger, Julian Seymour, 1918-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6fs25w8 (person)

Biography Schwinger was born February 12, 1918 in New York City; AB, Columbia, 1936; Ph.D, Columbia, 1939; received a National Research Council Fellowship and went to UC Berkeley to work with J. Robert Oppenheimer; contributed to the development of the atomic bomb as a staff member at the Metallurgical Laboratory, University of Chicago, 1943; staff member, Radiation Laboratory, MIT, 1943-46; taught at Harvard University, 1945-72; taught at UC...