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Enrico Fermi

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Dates

September 29, 1901 – November 28, 1954

Authorized Form of Name

Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954

Biography

Abstract

Enrico Fermi was Professor of Physics, Institute for Nuclear Studies at the University of Chicago (1945-1954). Other institutional affiliations include Columbia University and the University of Rome. His research interests included slow neutrons and artificial radioactivity.

Important Dates

September 29, 1901Birth, Rome (Italy).

1922Obtained PhD in Physics, University of Pisa (Università di Pisa), Pisa (Italy).

1922 – 1923Italian Ministry of Public Instruction Fellow, University of Göttingen.

1923 – 1924Instructor in Physics, University of Rome (Università di Roma).

1924Research Assistant, University of Leiden (Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden).

1925 – 1926Lecturer in Mathematical Physics and Mechanics, University of Florence (Università di Firenze).

1926 – 1938Professor of Theoretical Physics, University of Rome (Università di Roma), Rome (Italy).

1938Awarded Nobel Prize in Physics "for his demonstrations of the existence of new radioactive elements produced by neutron irradiation, and for his related discovery of nuclear reactions brought about by slow neutrons".

1939 – 1944Professor of Physics, Columbia University, New York (N.Y.).

1942 – 1943Leader, Physics Group, Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

1943 – 1944Director, Argonne Branch, Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

1944 – 1946Associate Director, Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

1945Member, National Academy of Sciences.

1945 – 1954Professor of Physics, Institute for Nuclear Studies, University of Chicago, Chicago (Ill.).

1947 – 1950Member, General Advisory Committee, United States Atomic Energy Commission.

1953President, American Physical Society.

November 28, 1954Death, Chicago (Ill.).

Occupation

Nuclear physicist.

Places

Birth

Rome (Italy)

Graduate Education

Pisa (Italy)

Employment

Rome (Italy)

New York (N.Y.)

Chicago (Ill.)

Death

Chicago (Ill.)

Subjects

Elementary particles.

Nuclear physics.

Quantum theory.

Radioactivity.

Theoretical physics.

Thermodynamics.

Relationships

People

Family

Fermi, Laura

Wife.

Advisors & Collaborators

Agnew, Harold M.

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago, "The Beta-spectra of Cesium-137, Yttrium-91, Chlorine-147, Ruthenium-106, Samarium-151, Phosophorous-32, and Thulium-170" and both employed at Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Amaldi, Edoardo

Advised by Fermi at University of Rome.

Anderson, Herbert Lawrence

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago and both employed at University of Chicago, Columbia University, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Manhattan Project, and Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Bethe, Hans A. (Hans Albrecht), 1906-2005

Advised post-doctorally by Fermi at University of Rome and both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Born, Max, 1882-1970

Post-doc advisor at University of Gottingen.

Chamberlain, O. (Owen)

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago, "Diffraction of slow neutrons in liquids."

Chew, Geoffrey F.

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago, "Elastic Scattering of High-Energy Nucleons by Deuterons."

Dresselhaus, M. S.

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago.

Ehrenfest, Paul, 1880-1933

Post-doc advisor at Leiden University.

Feenberg, Eugene

Advised by Fermi at University of Rome.

Garwin, Richard L.

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago, "An Experimental Investigation of the Beta-Gamma Angular Correlation in Beta Decay," and both employed at University of Chicago, Institute for Nuclear Studies.

Goldberger, Marvin L.

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago on the interaction of high energy neutrons with heavy nuclei. Both employed at University of Chicago.

Lee, T. D., 1926-

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago, "Hydrogen content and energy-productive mechanism of white dwarfs."

Rosenfeld, Arthur H., 1926-

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago on "Production of Charged Pions from Hydrogen and Carbon and Production of Pions in Nucleaon-nucleon Collision at Cyclotron Energies," and both employed at University of Chicago, Institute for Nuclear Studies.

Rowland, F. S.

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago.

Segrè, Emilio

Advised by Fermi at University of Rome and both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Steinberger, J.

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago, "On the range of electrons in meson decay."

Turkevich, Anthony, 1916-2002

Advised by Fermi at University of Chicago while a researcher for the Manhattan Project

Colleagues

Ackerman, Jerome O.

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Allison, Samuel King, 1900-1965

Both employed at University of Chicago, Institute for Nuclear Studies.

Alvarez, Luis W., 1911-1988

Both employed at the Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project and Project Alberta, Manhattan Project.

Bacher, Robert F. (Robert Fox), 1905-2004

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Bainbridge, Kenneth T. (Kenneth Tompkins), 1904-1996

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project and Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Birch, Francis, 1903-1992

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project and Project Alberta, Manhattan Project.

Booth, Eugene

Both employed at Columbia University.

Bradbury, Norris, 1909-1997

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Breit, Gregory, 1899-1981

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Bretscher, Egon, 1901-1973

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Brode, Robert B. (Robert Bigham), 1900-1986

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Burke, Joseph Eldrid, 1914-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Carlson, R. W.

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Church, Philemon Edwards

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project).

Compton, Arthur Holly, 1892-1962

Worked together on the National Academy of Sciences Committee to Evaluate Use of Atomic Energy in War.

Creutz, E.

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Critchfield, Charles Louis, 1910-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Daniels, Farrington, 1889-1972

Both employed at Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Davis, Bergen, 1869-1958

Both employed at Columbia University.

Dempster, Arthur Jeffrey

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Deutsch, Martin, 1917-2002

Both employed at the Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Dunning, John R. (John Ray), 1907-1975

Both employed at Columbia University.

Feynman, Richard P. (Richard Phillips), 1918-1988

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Fitch, Val L., 1923-2015

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Flanders, Donald

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Foote, Frank G. (Frank Gale), 1906-

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Frankel, S., 1919-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Friedlander, Gerhart

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Frisch, Otto Robert, 1904-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Froman, Darol K. (Darol Kenneth), 1906-1997

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Fussell, Lewis

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Garner, Clifford S. (Clifford Symes), 1912-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Gell-Mann, Murray

Both employed at University of Chicago, Institute for Nuclear Studies.

Glauber, Roy J., 1925-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Greisen, Kenneth

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Gurinsky, David

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Helmholtz, Lindsay

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Hempelmann, L. H.

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Henderson, Robert W. (Robert Wesley), 1914-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Higinbotham, William A.

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Hilberry, Norman, 1899-

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Hinch, William H.

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Hirschfelder, Joseph Oakland, 1911-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project and Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Hoffman, Joseph G. (Joseph Gilbert), 1909-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Hopper, J. D.

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Hubbard, Jack

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Jette, Eric

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Johns, Iral

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Kennedy, Joseph W. (Joseph William), 1917-1957

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Kershaw, S.

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

King, L. D. Percival

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Kistiakowsky, George B. (George Bogdan), 1900-1982

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project) and Project Trinity (Manhattan Project.

Koski, Walter

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Kusch, Polykarp, 1911-1993

Both employed at Columbia University.

Lamb, Willis E. (Willis Eugene), 1913-2008

Both employed at Columbia University.

Leet, L. Don (Lewis Don), 1901-1974

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Linshitz, Henry, 1919-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Lockridge, R. W.

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Long, E. L.

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Mack, Julian Ellis, 1903-1966

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project and Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Manley, John Henry, 1907-

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project, Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project, and Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Marshall, John, 1917-1997

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Mayer, Maria Goeppert, 1906-1972

Both employed at Columbia University.

McMillan, Edwin M. (Edwin Mattison), 1907-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Moon, Philip Burton

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Morrison, Philip

Both employed at Project Alberta, Manhattan Project.

Neddermeyer, Seth H. (Seth Henry), 1907-1988

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Nelson, Eldred C. (Eldred Carlyle), 1917-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Parratt, Lyman G. (Lyman George)

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Parsons, William Sterling, 1901-1953

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project and Project Alberta (Manhattan Project).

Pegram, George Braxton, 1876-1958

Both employed at Columbia University; Pegram helped bring Fermi to the school.

Peierls, Rudolf E. (Rudolf Ernst), 1907-1995

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Penney, William George Penney, Baron, 1909-1991

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project and Project Alberta, Manhattan Project.

Placzek, G. (George), 1905-1955

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Potratz, Herbert A. (Herbert August)

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Rabi, I. I. (Isidor Isaac), 1898-1988

Both employed at Columbia University.

Ramsey, Norman, 1915-2011

Both employed at Columbia University, Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project, and Project Alberta, Manhattan Project.

Richers, Edward

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Rossi, Bruno, 1905-1993

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Schaffer, W. F.

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Serber, R. (Robert)

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project and Project Alberta, Manhattan Project.

Seybolt, A. U. (Alan Upson), 1910-1984

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Shapiro, Maurice M. (Maurice Mandel), 1915-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-1992

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Snell, Arthur H.

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Stearns, Joyce C.

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Szilard, Leo

Both employed at Columbia University and the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Teller, Edward, 1908-2003

Both employed at Columbia University, and Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Tenney, Gerold

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Urey, Harold Clayton, 1893-1981

Both employed at Columbia University and University of Chicago, Institute for Nuclear Studies.

Waldman, Bernard, 1913-1986

Both employed on Project Trinity, Manhattan Project and Project Alberta, Manhattan Project.

Weisskopf, Victor Frederick, 1908-2002

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project and Project Trinity, Manhattan Project.

Weissman, Samuel Isaac

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Whitaker, Martin Dewey

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Williams, John H. (John Harry), 1908-

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Wilson, Robert R., 1914-2000

Both employed at Los Alamos Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Wu, C. S. (Chien-shiung), 1912-1997

Both employed at Columbia University.

Zinn, Walter H. (Walter Henry), 1906-2000

Both employed at the Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory, Manhattan Project and Argonne Laboratory, Manhattan Project.

Additional

Anderson, Carl D. (Carl David), 1905-1991

Armstrong, Edwin H. (Edwin Howard), 1890-1954

Barschall, H. H. (Henry Herman), 1915-1997

Bloch, Felix, 1905-

Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962

Burbidge, Geoffrey R.

Casimir, H. B. G. (Hendrik Brugt Gerhard), 1909-2000

Christy, Robert F.

Compton, Betty Charity McCloskey, 1916-

Crane, H. R. (Horace Richard), 1907-2007

Darrow, Karl K. (Karl Kelchner), 1891-

Debye, Peter J. W. (Peter Josef William), 1884-1966

Evans, Robley Dunglison, 1907-

Feld, Bernard Taub, 1919-

Frieman, E. A.

Fumi, F.

Gamow, George, 1904-1968

Glasoe, G. N. (G. Norris), 1902-1987

Goldhaber, Maurice, 1911-2011

Goudsmit, Samuel A. (Samuel Abraham), 1902-1978

Greenewalt, Crawford H., 1902-1993

Griffel, Maurice

Grosse, Aristid von, 1905-1985

Halpern, Isaac, 1923-

Havens, William W. (William Westerfield), 1920-2004

Hay, William W., 1943-

Heisenberg, Werner, 1901-1976

Herring, William Conyers, 1914-

Hund, Friedrich, 1896-1997

Hutchisson, Elmer, 1902-

Inglis, David Rittenhouse, 1905-1995

Jordan, Pascual, 1902-1980

Koch, Herman William, 1920-

Konopinski, Emil Jan, 1911-

Kowarski, Lew

Kraus, John Daniel, 1910-2004

Kronig, R. (Ralph), 1904-

Langer, Lawrence Marvin, 1913-2000

Lavatelli, Leo Silvio

Lazarus, David, 1921-

Libby, Willard F.

London, Fritz, 1900-1954

Löwdin, Per-Olov, 1916-2000

McCrea, William Hunter

Migdal, A. B. (Arkadii Beinusovich), 1911-1991

Moller, C. (Christian), 1904-1980

Nordheim, Lothar, 1899-

Osterbrock, Donald E.

Persico, Enrico

Peters, B. (Bernard), 1910-

Pollard, William G. (William Grosvenor), 1911-1989

Rasetti, Franco, 1901-2001

Richards, Hugh T. (Hugh Taylor), 1918-

Richardson, O. W. (Owen Willans), 1879-1959

Rosenfeld, L. (Leon), 1904-1974

Schwarzschild, Martin

Seitz, Frederick, 1911-2008

Selleri, Franco

Shankland, Robert S., 1908-

Shockley, William, 1910-1989

Slater, John C. (John Clarke), 1900-1976

Sponer, Hertha, 1895-1968

Strauss, Lewis L.

Taylor, Theodore B., 1925-

Thomas, Llewellyn Hilleth, 1903-1992

Tuve, Merle Antony, 1901-1982

Uhlenbeck, George Eugène, 1900-1988

Ulam, Stanislaw M.

Von Neumann, John, 1903-1957

Wagoner, Robert V.

Wattenberg, Albert, 1917-

Wheeler, John Archibald, 1911-2008

Wigner, Eugene Paul, 1902-1995

Wilkening, M. (Marvin).

York, Herbert F. (Herbert Frank)

Institutions

Major Positions

Columbia University. Department of Physics

Professor of Physics.

Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory

Associate Director, Manhattan Projec.

Manhattan Project (U.S.)

Leader, Physics Group and Director, Argonne Branch, Chicago Metallurgical Laboratory and Associate Director, Los Alamos Laboratory.

Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden

Research Assistant.

United States. Office of Scientific Research and Development. Metallurgical Laboratory

Leader, Physics Group and Director, Argonne Branch, Manhattan Project.

Università di Firenze

Lecturer in Mathematical Physics and Mechanics.

Università di Roma

Instructor in Physics and Professor of Theoretical Physics.

University of Chicago. Institute for Nuclear Studies

Professor of Physics.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Institute of Physics

American Physical Society

President.

Argonne National Laboratory

Brookhaven National Laboratory

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.)

Member.

U.S. Atomic Energy Commission

Member, General Advisory Committee.

Università di Pisa

Obtained PhD in Physics (1922).

Universität Göttingen

Italian Ministry of Public Instruction Fellow.

Resources

Archival Resources

Author

Enrico Fermi classified notebooks.

Argonne National Laboratory

Building 360, 9700 South Cass Ave., Argonne, IL 60439, USA

Enrico Fermi correspondence, 1917-1958.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Enrico Fermi entries from examination record book, 1918.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Enrico Fermi letters to Enrico Perisco, 1918-1926.

Library

American Philosophical Society

105 South Fifth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA

Enrico Fermi notebooks [microform], 1926-1938.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Enrico Fermi papers [microform], 1919-1954.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Enrico Fermi papers, 1918-1974.

The Joseph Regenstein Library. Department of Special Collections

University of Chicago

1100 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Enrico Fermi papers, 1926-1930.

Domus Galilaeana

Pisa

Fermi's last dictation [sound recording] : for "Angular distribution of pions scattered by hydrogen" / 1953.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Nuclear history [sound recording] : voices of the past; compiled by Glenn Seaborg.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Physics at Columbia University [sound recording] : the genesis of the nuclear-energy project; given at the American Physical Society Meeting, 1954 January 30.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Physics at Columbia University: the genesis of the nuclear-energy project; transcript of an informal speech, January 30, 1954.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Samuel Glasstone letters from Arthur Holly Compton, Enrico Fermi, and Christian Møller concerning the origin of the terms nucleon, photon and quantum, 1948-1949.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

The pioneers of atomic energy [sound recording] : their voices recorded on the 10th anniversary of the Manhattan Project; 1952 December 2.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Subject

Albert Wattenberg papers, 1941-2003.

University Archives

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

1408 West Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

An account of the first sample of separated Uranium 235 at the University of Minnesota in 1940, 1954.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Archive for the History of Quantum Physics, 1898-1950 (bulk).

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Archivio Gentile papers, circa 1925-1943.

Dipartimento di Fisica

Università di Roma "La Sapienza"

Piazzale Aldo Moro 2, 00185 Rome, Italy

Atomic energy for military purposes, 1945 [typescript].

Manuscripts and Archives Department

Hagley Museum and Library

298 Buck Road East, Greenville, DE 19807, USA

Audio and video interviews about the life and work of Richard Garwin, 2004-2012.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Bernard Feld papers, 1943-1990.

Institute Archives and Special Collections

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

M.I.T. Libraries, Rm. 14N-118, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA

Bernard Peters papers, 1947-1992.

Niels Bohr Archive

Blegdamsvej 17, Copenhagen, Denmark

Centennial of the birth of Enrico Fermi [colloquium], Fermi and associates contributions to the development of the technology of neutron optics, diffraction, and scattering, 29 February 2002.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Century of the atom [sound recording] : ...told through the voices of the scientists who created the nuclear age / a presentation of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission ; narrated by Chet Huntley and Glenn T. Seaborg.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Christian Møller papers, 1928-1980.

Niels Bohr Archive

Blegdamsvej 17, Copenhagen, Denmark

Columbia University Department of Physics records, 1870-1983 (bulk 1940-1970).

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Columbia University

Butler Library, 6th Floor East, New York, NY 10027, USA

Conference notes prepared informally and unofficially by John A. Wheeler, 1948.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Conversations with David Inglis, [videorecording] Feb.-May 1989.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Crawford Greenewalt Manhattan Project diary, 1942-1945.

Manuscripts and Archives Department

Hagley Museum and Library

298 Buck Road East, Greenville, DE 19807, USA

Eduardo Amaldi papers, circa 1930-1989.

Dipartimento di Fisica

Università di Roma "La Sapienza"

Piazzale Aldo Moro 2, 00185 Rome, Italy

Edwin H. Armstrong papers, 1890-1972.

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Columbia University

Butler Library, 6th Floor East, New York, NY 10027, USA

Emilio Segrè papers, circa 1942-1989.

The Bancroft Library

University of California, Berkeley

Berkeley, CA, 94720-6000, USA

Enrico Fermi, Scientist [motion picture] : re: atomic research, 1952 December 2.

NBC News Archives

30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, NY 10112, USA.

Fermi Memorial Session [sound recording] / American Physical Society spring meeting, 1955 April 30.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Fondo Zanchi. ca. 1900-1960.

Dipartimento di Fisica

Università di Roma "La Sapienza"

Piazzale Aldo Moro 2, 00185 Rome, Italy

Frederick Seitz biographical notes for London meeting, 1979.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Fritz London papers, 1926-1954.

Archives

Duke University

341 Perkins Library, Duke University, Durham, NC 27706, USA

Fritz Rohrlich notes from the Pocono Conference on Physics, 1948.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Hans Bethe letter to Lawrence Cranberg, 2000.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Harold Clayton Urey papers, 1929-1981.

Mandeville Special Collections Library

University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA

Henry H. Barschall papers, 1942-1974.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Herbert L. Anderson papers, 1911-1988.

The Joseph Regenstein Library. Department of Special Collections

University of Chicago

1100 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

History of atomic energy collection, 1896-1991.

Libraries. Special Collections

Oregon State University

Corvallis, OR 97331, USA

History of physics audio-visual collection, circa 1918-1996, 1960-1988 (bulk)

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Hugh T. Richards response to 1981 History of Nuclear Physics Survey, 1990.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Informal moments, Summer Symposia at the University of Michigan [motion picture] / taken by David Dennison ; 1933-1937.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

International congress for nuclear physics, quantum electrodynamics and cosmic radiation [motion picture] / photographed by Heinrich Medicus.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

International Education Board records, 1923-1960.

Rockefeller Archive Center

15 Dayton Ave., Pocantico Hills, North Tarrytown, NY 10591-1598, USA

Interview with Rudolph Peierls and Eugene Wigner [videorecording] / 1984.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Invited papers on physics today [sound recording], 1951 October.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Isaac Halpern's Neutron physics course notes, 1946 February.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Isaac Halpern's Neutron physics course notes, 1946 February.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

J. Robert Oppenheimer papers, 1921-1980 (bulk 1947-1967).

Manuscript Division

Library of Congress

James Madison Memorial Building, First Street and Independence Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20540, USA

John Clarke Slater papers, 1908-1976.

Library

American Philosophical Society

105 South Fifth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA

John D. Kraus papers, 1936-1941.

Bentley Historical Library

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-2113, USA

John Von Neumann papers, 1912-1996 (bulk 1935-1957).

Manuscript Division

Library of Congress

James Madison Memorial Building, First Street and Independence Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20540, USA

Karl K. Darrow papers, 1872-1978 (bulk 1917-1972).

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Laura Fermi papers, 1922-1977.

The Joseph Regenstein Library. Department of Special Collections

University of Chicago

1100 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Leo S. Lavatelli papers, 1943-1945.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Leo Szilard papers, 1898-1998.

Mandeville Special Collections Library

University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA

Letter to his father, Paul M. Glasoe, describing the arrival of Enrico Fermi in the United States and the initial fission and cyclotron experiments at Columbia University, 1939.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Lew Kowarski papers, 1907-1981 (bulk 1930-1981).

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

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Published Resources

Author

Collected papers (Note e memorie).

Elementary particles.

Molecules, crystals, and quantum statistics / by Enrico Fermi ; translated by M. Ferro-Luzzi ; edited by Lloyd Motz.

Notes on quantum mechanics; a course given at the University of Chicago.

Nuclear physics : a course given by Enrico Fermi at the University of Chicago / Jay Orear.

Thermodynamics.

Subject

"Enrico Fermi in America," Physics Today June (2002): 38-43.

"Enrico Fermi in Pisa," Physics in Perspective 5 (2003): 384-397

"Enrico Fermi tra Storia e Storiografia della Fisica," Nuova Informazione Bibliografica 4 (2005): 696-718

"Enrico Fermi: 1901-1954", Biographical Memoirs of the National Academy of Sciences

"Enrico Fermi's Discovery of Neutron-Induced Artificial Radioactivity: The Influence of His Theory of Beta Decay," Physics in Perspective 11 (2009): 379-404

"Enrico Fermi's Discovery of Neutron-Induced Artificial Radioactivity: The Recovery of His First Laboratory Notebook," Physics in Perspective 6 (2004): 29-41

"Experiment and the Development of the Theory of Weak Interactions: Fermi's Theory," PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 2 (1986): 163-179

"Fermi, Szilard and Trinity," Bulletin of the Atomic ScientistsOctober (1974): 40-47.

"Field Theories of Nuclear Forces in the 1930s: The Fermi Field Theory," Historical Studies in the Physical and Biological Sciences 25 (1994): 1-24 Luca Carbonari and Fabio Sebastiani, "La Scoperta dell'Azione di Sostanze Idrogenate sulla Radioattività Provocata da Neutroni: Nota in Margine al Ritrovamento di un Cimelio Fermiano," Physis 39 (2002): 483-510

"La Strumentazione di Enrico Fermi negli Esperimenti con i Neutroni a Via Panisperna," Quaderni di Storia della Fisica 13 (2005): 93-123

"L'opera di Divulgazione della Fisica Quantistica Svolta in Italia da Enrico Fermi negli Anni Venti," Quaderni di Storia della Fisica 14 (2007): 40-70

"Memorial Symposium Held in Honor of Enrico Fermi," Reviews of Modern Physics 27 (1955): 249-275

"Neutron Work in Rome in 1934-1936 and the Discovery of Uranium Fission," Rivista di Storia della Scienza 1 (1984): 1-24

"On Fermi's Route to Fermi-Dirac Statistics," European Journal of Physics 15 (1994): 102-109

"Striking Gold in Science: Fermi's Group and the Recapture of Italy's Place in Physics," Minerva 12 (1974): 159-198

"The Legacy of Fermi and Szilard," Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists September (1974): 56-62.

Alberto De Gregorio, "A Far-Reaching Project Behind the Discovery of Neutron-Induced Radioactivity," Studies in History and Philosophy of Modern Physics 37 (2006): 330-346

Carlo Bernardini and Luisa Bonolis, eds., Enrico Fermi: His Work and Legacy (New York: Springer, 2004)

Doomsday men : the real Dr. Strangelove and the dream of the superweapon / P.D. Smith.

Emilio Segrè, Enrico Fermi: Physicist (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1970)

Enrico Fermi : and the revolutions in modern physics / Dan Cooper.

Enrico Fermi : the master scientist / Jay Orear ; [edited by Sue Pohl].

Fermi remembered / edited by James W. Cronin.

Fifty years of weak-interaction physics : on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of Fermi's theory on nuclear beta-decay / edited by A. Bertin, R.A. Ricci, and A. Vitale.

Fisica : ad uso dei licei / Enrico Fermi.

Francesco Guerra, Matteo Leone, and Nadia Robotti, "Enrico Fermi's Discovery of Neutron-Induced Artificial Radioactivity: Neutrons and Neutron Sources," Physics in Perspective 8 (2006): 255-281

Giulio Maltese, Enrico Fermi in America: Una Biografia Scientifica, 1938-1954 (New York: Springer, 2003)

James W. Cronin, ed., Fermi Remembered (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2004)

Lanfranco Belloni, Da Fermi a Rubbia (Milan: Rizzoli, 1987)

Laura Fermi, Atoms in the Family: My Life with Enrico Fermi (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1954)

Mécanique quantique et causalité, d'après m. Fermi / par André George, avec remarques de m. Louis de Broglie.

Neutron physics; a revision of I. Halpern's notes on E. Fermi's lectures in 1945, by J. G. Beckerley.

Notes on thermodynamics and statistics.

Nuclear physics / by Enrico Fermi [et al.].

Pierre de Latil, translated by Len Ortzen, Enrico Fermi: The Man and His Theories (London: Camelot Press, 1964)

Simone Turchetti, ""For Slow Neutrons, Slow Pay": Enrico Fermi's Patent and the U.S. Atomic Energy Program, 1938-1953," Isis 97 (2006): 1-27

The physics of Enrico Fermi : psychology in science / by David John Taylor.