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The papers include correspondence, clippings, photographs, and personal papers.
The papers include personal and professional correspondence, technical reports, scientific manuscripts, lecture notes, unpublished talks, government files & biographical data, and personal and family memorabilia.
The papers of H. Victor Neher (1904-1999), Caltech professor of physics, 1931-1970. Neher was one of Caltech's early PhDs in physics. He belonged to Robert A. Millikan's cosmic-ray research group at Caltech for 20 years and served on the Caltech faculty for over 40. His papers include correspondence, especially with and by Millikan; cosmic-ray data, slides and photographs of apparatus, and expedition journals; reprints; and an autobiography titled "Memories."
The North papers consist of correspondence, research notes and notebooks, photographs, two films, and various publications, including the Kelp Habitat Improvement Project (KHIP) final reports. The collection documents North's work at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, his work as Professor of Environmental Science at Caltech, and his lab's research at the Kerckhoff Marine Laboratory in Corona del Mar.
Noyes' papers include correspondence from 1919-1936, technical and laboratory notes, unpublished talks, and reprints.
The working papers, correspondence, publications, and biographical material of Robert Warner Oliver form the collection known as the Papers of Robert W. Oliver in the Archives of the California Institute of Technology. Oliver was professor of economics at Caltech from 1959-1988.
A collection of films showing the construction and operation of the 200-inch Hale Telescope at Palomar Observatory, Palomar Mountain, California. This instrument was the world's largest effective telescope for 45 years (1948-1993). The collection includes footage of the transportation, grinding and polishing of the 200-inch mirror on the campus of the California Institute of Technology. A small portion of this material has been transferred to video tape and digitized from tape to DVD.
Paul was a historian of the American West. His special interest was in mining. The small collection of Rodman Paul papers was given to the Archives by the Division of Humanities and Social Sciences in 2001. It contains a sampling of his correspondence, publication projects and research notes, plus some biographical material, in particular, documents relating to his Harvard years.
The collection consists of lecture notes for airplane design courses at Caltech and a copy of his autobiography.
The course notes, syllabi, and reports of Caltech student Raymond G. Richards. Richards received his B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from Caltech in 1940.
The Charles Richter papers include personal and professional correspondence, unpublished talks, class and lecture notes, technical notes and data, Caltech Seismology laboratory material, and reprints. The supplement from 2000 includes diplomas, a diary (1960), Richter's science fiction collection, and miscellaneous documents donated by Clarence Allen, that were integrated into the collection.
The papers contain correspondence, teaching materials, research notes, calculations and working papers on the "right circular cylinder.”
This collection documents geophysicist Victor C. Tsai’s training and research. It includes notebooks from his undergraduate education at Caltech and early research experience as a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow with the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO). The bulk of the collection consists of drafts of scientific journal articles, related notes, and comments upon the work of colleagues as both a coauthor and a referree.
This record group documents the career of Theodore von Kármán, Hungarian-born aerodynamicist, science advisor, and first director of the Daniel Guggenheim Aeronautical Laboratory at the California Institute of Technology. It consists primarily of correspondence, speeches, lectures and lecture notes, scientific manuscripts, calculations, reports, photos and technical slides, autobiographical sketches, and school notebooks.
- Manuscript Collection 80
- Physics 14
- Physicists 11
- Astronomy 9
- Chemistry 9
- Astrophysics 8
- Nobel Prize winners 8
- Administration 7
- Biology 7
- California Institute of Technology -- Alumni and alumnae 7
- Mathematics 6
- Aeronautics 5
- College students 5
- Geology 5
- Physics--Study and teaching 5
- Biologists 4
- Electrical engineering 4
- Engineering 4
- Hydrodynamics 4
- Mathematicians 4 ∧ less
- English 125
- fra 2
- German 2
- Dutch; Flemish 1
- Hungarian 1
- California Institute of Technology 49
- Feynman, Richard P. (Richard Phillips), 1918-1988 5
- Millikan, Robert Andrews, 1868-1953 (Experimental Physicist, Nobel Laureate, Caltech President) 4
- Hale, George Ellery, 1868-1938 3
- Jet Propulsion Laboratory 3
- Bacher, Robert F. (Nuclear Physicist) 2
- Benzer, Seymour (Biologist, Neuroscientist) 2
- Berliner, Arnold, 1862-1942 2
- Bohr, Niels (Niels Henrik David), 1885-1962 2
- Born, Max, 1882-1970 2
- Delbrück, Max (Biologist, Nobel Laureate) 2
- Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 2
- Ellis, Emory L. (Biochemist) 2
- Gell-Mann, Murray, 1929- 2
- Lauritsen, Charles Christian, 1892-1968 (Nuclear Physicist) 2
- Levi-Civita, Tullio, 1873-1941 (Mathematician) 2
- Mount Wilson Observatory 2
- Pauling, Linus (Chemist, Nobel Laureate) 2
- Taylor, Geoffrey Ingram, 1886-1975 2
- Von Kármán, Theodore, 1881-1963 (Physicist, Aerodynamicist, Applied Mathematician) 2 ∧ less