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Fredrik Zachariasen Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 10195-MS

Overview

The working papers, correspondence, publications, and biographical material of physicist Fredrik Zachariasen form the collection known as the Fredrik Zachariasen Papers in the Archives of the California Institute of Technology (Caltech). Zachariasen specialized in theoretical physics, focusing on the interactions of elementary particles at high energies. He was an active member of the JASON defense advisory group, which was organized in 1960 to work on problems of national security.

Dates

  • 1948-1999

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Access

The collection is open for research. Researchers must apply in writing for access.

Publication Rights

Copyright may not have been assigned to the California Institute of Technology Archives. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Caltech Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the California Institute of Technology Archives as the owner of the physical items and, unless explicitly stated otherwise, is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Extent

8.5 linear feet (20 boxes)

Physical Location

Archives, California Institute of Technology.
Title
Finding Aid for the Fredrik Zachariasen Papers, 1948-1999
Status
Completed
Author
Processed by Nurit Lifshitz.
Date
2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

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

Contact:
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