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Donald D. Clayton

 File — Box: Z7, Folder: 1
Identifier: Z07.01

Scope and Contents

Donald D. Clayton, currently professor at Clemson University, was a graduate student at Caltech during 1956-61. He completed his PhD under William A. Fowler on nucleosynthesis in stars. He also spent 1961-63 as a postdoc and 1966-67 as a Research Associate in Physics at Caltech.

The file contains three chapters on his Caltech years from Clayton's unpublished autobiography, "My Atoms, My Earth."


  • 19th century to present


Conditions Governing Access

This collection has not been digitized, and is available only in the reading room of the Caltech Archives. Access is available to anyone conducting research for which it is necessary; please contact the Caltech Archives to make an appointment.


1 unspecified containers : MEDIUM: Paper, digital file; FORMAT: PDF; QUANTITY: 2 chapters

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the California Institute of Technology Archives and Special Collections Repository

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