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Astrophysics

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Jesse L. Greenstein Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 10047-MS
Overview These papers document the career of Jesse L. Greenstein, a Harvard educated astronomer who came to the California Institute of Technology in 1948 to run the astronomy program. While at Caltech he did research on stellar composition and high resolution spectra using the Palomar telescope. The papers consist of correspondence, technical material, professional organizational material, class and lecture notes, and subject files. They emphasize Greenstein's research on the discovery of peculiar...
Dates: 1923-1992