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Biography

AbstractImportant DatesOccupationPlacesSubjects

Relationships

PeopleInstitutions

Resources

Archival as Subject

A. C. Anderson

Photo

Dates

September 17, 1933 – March 30, 2015

Authorized Form of Name

Anderson, A. C. (Ansel Cochran), 1933-

Additional Forms of Names

Anderson, A. C.

Anderson, A. C., 1933-

Anderson, Andy

Anderson, Ansel Cochran, 1933-

Biography

Abstract

Anderson is a longtime Physics Professor at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. His research interests include the acoustics of quartz plates and ultralow temperature refrigeration and instrumentation.

Important Dates

September 17, 1933Birth, Warren (Pa.).

1955Obtained B.S., Allegheny College, Meadville (Crawford County, Pa.).

1961Obtained Ph.D. in Physics, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Champaign (Ill.).

1961 – presentResearch Associate (1961-1962); Assistant Professor to Professor of Physics (1962-1992); Associate, Center for Advanced Studies (1971-1972); Head, Department of Physics (1986-1992); and Emeritus Professor of Physics (1992-present), University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Champaign (Ill.).

1966Fellow, Natural Sciences (Physics), John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation.

March 30, 2015Death, Savoy (Ill.).

Occupation

Condensed matter physicist.

Places

Birth

Warren (Pa.)

Undergraduate Education

Meadville (Crawford County, Pa.)

Graduate Education

Champaign (Ill.)

Employment

Champaign (Ill.)

Death

Savoy (Ill.)

Subjects

Betatrons.

Condensed matter.

Phonons Scattering.

Relationships

People

Advisors & Collaborators

Wheatley, John Charles

PhD advisor at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, "Thermal Conductivity of Liquid Helium-3" and both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Colleagues

Almy, Gerald Marks, 1904-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Bardeen, John

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Baym, Gordon

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Campbell, David K.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Ceperley, David

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Drickamer, H. G. (Harry George), 1918-2002

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Duke, Charles B.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Everhart, Thomas E.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Feibelman, Peter J.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Frauenfelder, Hans, 1922-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Ginsberg, Donald M.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Goldenfeld, Nigel

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Greene, Laura H.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Holt, R. J. (Roy J.)

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Jackson, John David, 1925-2016

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Kadanoff, Leo P.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Klein, Miles V., 1933-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Lazarus, David, 1921-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Leggett, A. J. (Anthony J.)

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Loomis, F. W. (Francis Wheeler), 1889-1976

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Massey, Walter E.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

McMillan, William L.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Pandharipande, V. R.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Pines, David, 1924-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Schrieffer, J. R. (John Robert), 1931-

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Seitz, Frederick, 1911-2008

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Simmons, Ralph Oliver

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Slichter, Charles P.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Sullivan, Jeremiah D.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Van Harlingen, Dale J.

Both employed at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Additional

Collan, Heikki K.

Hoddeson, Lillian

Institutions

Major Positions

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Center for Advanced Study

Associate.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Department of Physics

Obtained PhD in Physics in 1961; Research Associate; Assistant Professor to Professor of Physics; Head, Department of Physics; and Emeritus Professor of Physics.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

Allegheny College (Meadville, Pa.)

Obtained BS in 1955.

American Physical Society

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

Natural Sciences (Physics) Fellow.

Resources

Archival Resources

Subject

About the recent research on helium: paper by Heikki Collan and Matti Vuorio with later notes by Orest Symko and Ansel Anderson, 1974 &amp 1996.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Lillian Hoddeson papers, 1904-2001.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Physics Department reading files, 1925-2006.

University Archives

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

1408 West Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Physics Department subject file, 1925-2006.

University Archives

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

1408 West Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL 61801, USA