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P. A. M. Dirac

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Dates

August 08, 1902 – October 20, 1984

Authorized Form of Name

Dirac, P. A. M. (Paul Adrien Maurice), 1902-1984

Additional Forms of Names

Dirac, Paul, 1902-1984

Dirac, Paul A. M. (Paul Adrien Maurice), 1902-1984

Dirac, Paul Adrien Maurice

Dirak, Pol', 1902-1984

Дирак, Поль Адриен Морис, 1902-1984

بول, ديراك, 1902-1984

ديراك, بول, 1902-1984

Biography

Abstract

Paul A.M. Dirac was a quantum mechanics physicist at the University of Cambridge. He was awarded the 1933 Nobel Prize in Physics "for the discovery of new productive forms of atomic theory."

Important Dates

August 08, 1902Birth, Bristol (England).

1921Obtained BSc in Engineering, Bristol University, Bristol (England).

1926Obtained Doctorate degree in Mathematics, St. John's College, Cambridge, Cambridge (England).

1927Fellow, St. John's College, Cambridge, Cambridge (England).

1928Wrote Quantum Theory of the Electron.

1929University Lecturer, St. John's College, Cambridge, Cambridge (England).

1930Member, Royal Society.

1930Awarded Royal Medal and Copley Medal, Royal Society.

1930Wrote The Principles of Quantum Mechanics.

1932 – 1969Lucasian Professor of Mathematics, Cambridge University, Cambridge (England).

1933Awarded Nobel Prize in Physics "for the discovery of new productive forms of atomic theory".

1948Honorary Fellow, American Physical Society.

1952Awarded Max Planck Medal.

1961Member, Pontificia Accademia della scienze (Pontifical Academy of Sciences).

1969Awarded J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Prize, University of Miami.

1970 – 1972Visiting Professor (1970-1971) and Professor (1971-1972), Florida State University, Tallahassee, Tallahassee (Fla.).

1971Honorary Fellow, Institute of Physics.

1973Member, Order of Merit.

October 20, 1984Death, Tallahassee (Fla.).

Occupation

Quantum mechanics physicist.

Places

Birth

Bristol (England)

Undergraduate Education

Bristol (England)

Graduate Education

Cambridge (England)

Employment

Cambridge (England)

Tallahassee (Fla.)

Death

Tallahassee (Fla.)

Subjects

Atomic and molecular physics.

Particle physics.

Quantum mechanics.

Relationships

People

Family

Dirac, Charles Adrien Ladislas

Father.

Dirac, Florence Hannah Holten

Mother.

Dirac, Margit Wigner

Wife.

Advisors & Collaborators

Eden, R. J. (Richard John)

Advised by Dirac at Cambridge University.

Fowler, R. H. (Ralph Howard), 1889-1994

PhD advisor at Cambridge University.

Hoyle, Fred, 1915-2001

Advised by Dirac at Cambridge University.

Hurley, Andrew Crowther,

Advised by Dirac at Trinity College.

Polkinghorne, J. C., 1930-

Advised by Dirac at Cambridge University.

Schrödinger, Erwin, 1887-1961

Shared Nobel Prize in Physics 1933 "for the discovery of new productive forms of atomic theory."

Sciama, D. W. (Dennis William), 1926-

Advised by Dirac at Cambridge University.

Weisskopf, Victor Frederick, 1908-2002

Advised by Dirac at Cambridge University.

Additional

Aharonov, Yakir, 1932-

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

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

Barut, A. O. (Asim Orhan), 1926-

Beck, Guido, 1903-1988

Belyaev, Alexander

Blackett, P. M. S. (Patrick Maynard Stuart), Baron Blackett, 1897-1974

Bloch, Felix, 1905-

Bohr, Margrethe

Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962

Born, Max, 1882-1970

Broglie, Louis de, 1892-1987

Burbidge, Geoffrey R.

Burgers, J. M. (Johannes Martinus), 1895-1981

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

Chadwick, James, 1891-1974

Chandrasekhar, S. (Subrahmanyan), 1910-1995

Cunningham, Ebenezer

Dalitz, R. H. (Richard Henry), 1925-2006

Dennison, David M. (David Mathias), 1900-1976

Deser, S. (Stanley)

Doust, Paul

Eckart, Carl, 1902-1973

Ewald, Paul Peter, 1888-1985

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

Fok, V. A. (Vladimir Aleksandrovich), 1898-1974

Gamow, Barbara, 1905-1976

Gamow, George, 1904-1968

Garstang, Roy Henry

Gerlach, Walther, 1889-1979

Goldberg, Joshua N.

Goldhaber, Maurice, 1911-2011

Heisenberg, Werner, 1901-1976

Heitler, Walter, 1904-

Hoddeson, Lillian

Hoyt, Frank Clark, 1898-

Jeffreys, Bertha Swirles

Kapitsa, P. L. (Petr Leonidovich), 1894-1984

Klein, Oskar

Kozhevnikov, A. B.

Kragh, Helge, 1944-

Kursunoglu, Behram, 1922-

Lannutti, J. E.

Laporte, Otto, 1902-1971

McCrea, William Hunter

McVittie, George C. (George Cunliffe)

Mehra, Jagdish

Morse, Philip M. (Philip McCord), 1903-1985

Mott, N. F. (Nevill Francis), Sir, 1905-1996

Moyal, Jose Enrique

Newman, M. H. A. (Maxwell Herman Alexander), 1897-

Occhialini, Giuseppe, 1907-1993

Oliphant, Mark, 1901-2000

Oppenheimer, J. Robert, 1904-1967

Pais, Abraham, 1918-2000

Papapetrou, Achilles

Paul, Harry, 1931-

Pauli, Wolfgang, 1900-1958

Peebles, P. J. E. (Phillip James Edwin)

Perrin, Jean, 1870-1942

Petersen, Aage

Pirani, F. A. E. (Felix Arnold Edward), 1928-2015

Plaskett, Harry Hemley, 1893-

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

Rado, Richard, 1906-

Ramsey, Norman, 1915-2011

Rechenberg, Helmut

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

Rosenfeld, L. (Leon), 1904-1974

Rutherford, Ernest, 1871-1937

Saha, Meghnad, 1893-1956

Salam, Abdus, 1926-1996

Sard, R. D., 1915-

Saslaw, William C.

Schild, Alfred

Segrè, Emilio

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

Tamm, I. E. (Igor' Evgen'evich), 1895-1971

Thomas, Llewellyn Hilleth, 1903-1992

Touschek, Bruno, 1921-

Uhlenbeck, George Eugène, 1900-1988

Van der Merwe, Alwyn

Van Vleck, J. H. (John Hasbrouck), 1899-1980

Veblen, Oswald, 1880-1960

Vigier, Jean-Pierre, 1920-

Von Neumann, John, 1903-1957

Waller, Ivar, 1898-1991

Walton, Alan J.

Weinberg, Steven, 1933-

Weizsacker, Carl Friedrich, Freiherr von, 1912-2007

Weyl, Hermann, 1885-1955

Wheeler, John Archibald, 1911-2008

Wigner, Eugene Paul, 1902-1995

Wu, Ta-you

Institutions

Major Positions

Florida State University

Visiting Professor and Professor.

St. John's College (University of Cambridge)

Obtained Doctorate degree in Mathematics (1926). Fellow and University Lecturer.

University of Cambridge

Lucasian Professor.

Professional Activities & Affiliations

American Physical Society

Honorary Fellow.

Institute for Advanced Study (Princeton, N.J.)

Institute of Physics (Great Britain)

Honorary Fellow.

International Centre for Theoretical Physics

Pontificia Accademia delle scienze

Member.

Royal Society (Great Britain)

Member. Awarded the Royal Medal and Copley Medal.

University of Bristol

Obtained BSc in Engineering (1921).

University of Hawaii at Manoa. Department of Physics and Astronomy

University of Miami

Awarded 1969 J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Prize.

Resources

Archival Resources

Author

Archives Centre.

Churchill College

Cambridge CB3 0DS

Commemorating the 40th anniversary [computer file]/ 2002.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, 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

Oral history interview with P. A. M. Dirac, 1962 April 1, 1963 May 6, 7, 10 and 14.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

P. A. M. Dirac papers, 1788-1999 (bulk 1924-1984).

Paul A. M. Dirac Science Library

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA

P. A. M. Dirac papers, 1953-1981.

Royal Society

6 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG, England UK

Palmer Physical Laboratory Colloquia [sound recording], 1962 and 1966.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Paul Dirac correspondence with I. E. Tamm, 1928-1932.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Paul Dirac Developments in quantum electrodynamics, 1946.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Paul Dirac Does conservation of energy hold in atomic processes?, 1936.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Paul Dirac lectures on quantum electrodynamics, 1934-1935.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Paul Dirac reprints, 1928-1952.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Projective geometry: origin of quantum equations [sound recording], 1972 October 30.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

University of Miami. Center for Theoretical Studies J. Robert Oppenheimer Memorial Prize acceptance speeches, 1969-1973.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Subject

Aage Petersen collection of reprints and manuscripts, 1922-1976.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Abraham Pais papers, 1875 -2000 (bulk 1936-1998).

Rockefeller Archive Center

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

Achilles Papapetrou papers.

Archiv der Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften

Jägerstrasse 22/23, 10117 Berlin

Alfred Schild papers, 1915-1982.

Center for American History. University Archives

University of Texas at Austin

Austin, TX 78713, USA

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

Library

American Philosophical Society

105 South Fifth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA

Bruno Touschek papers, 1947-1978.

Departimento di Fisica

Università di Roma "La Sapienza"

Piazzale Aldo Moro 2, 00185 Rome, Italy

Carl Eckart papers, 1921-1973 (bulk 1935-1970).

Manuscript Division

Library of Congress

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

Dirac, Heisenberg, and the University of Hawaii: reminiscences of Heisenberg's and Dirac's 1929 visit to University of Hawaii, 1974.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Electronic Computer Project (ECP) records, 1940-1967.

Shelby White and Leon Levy Archives Center

Institute for Advanced Study

1 Einstein Drive, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA

Faust, eine Historie, 1932.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

From a life of physics [motion picture]/ produced by the International Centre for Theoretical Physics (Trieste, Italy).

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

George and Barbara Gamow papers, 1915-1975 (bulk 1950-1975).

Manuscript Division

Library of Congress

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

Igor E. Tamm papers, 1921-1971.

In private hands

contact Tamm family

Moscow

Interference: questions and answers with Harry Paul, 2010.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Ivar Waller papers, circa 1912-1989.

Centrum för Vetenskapshistoria

Kungl. Svenska vetenskapsakademien

Stockholm, Sweden

J. H. Van Vleck papers, 1923-1959.

Library

American Philosophical Society

105 South Fifth Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA

J. H. Van Vleck selected correspondence and notes [microform], 1923-1959, (bulk 1923-1938).

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

John A. Wheeler notes from the Pocono Conference on Physics, 1948.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, 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

Jose E. Moyal papers, 1944-1964.

Basser Library

Australian Academy of Science

GPO Box 783, Canberra, ACT 2601

Leon Rosenfeld papers, 1911-1974.

Niels Bohr Archive

Blegdamsvej 17, Copenhagen, Denmark

Lillian Hoddeson papers, 1904-2001.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

M. H. A. Newman papers, 1916-1984.

The Library

St. John's College

Cambridge CB2 1TP

M. N. Saha correspondence, 1920-1954.

Manuscript Division

Nehru Memorial Museum and Library

New Delhi

Niels Bohr collection of manuscripts by other authors, 1910-1961.

Niels Bohr Archive

Blegdamsvej 17, Copenhagen, Denmark

Niels Bohr scientific correspondence, supplement, 1910-1962.

Niels Bohr Archive

Blegdamsvej 17, Copenhagen, Denmark

O. W. Richardson papers, 1897-1959 (bulk 1920-1940).

Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center

University of Texas at Austin

P.O. Drawer 7219, Austin, TX 78713-7219, USA

Oral history interview P. J. E. Peebles, 1984 September 27.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Alan J. Walton, 2014 May 21.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Bertha Swirles, Lady Jeffreys, 1997 March.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Carl Anderson, 1966 June 30.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Carl Friedrich Weizsacker, 1963 July 9.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with D. W. Sciama, 1989 January 25.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with David Mathias Dennison, 1964 January 27, 28 and 30.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Denis William Sciama, 1978 April 14.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Dennis William Sciama, 1999 June 9.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Ebenezer Cunningham, 1963 June 19.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Emilio Gino Segrè, 1967 February 13.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Ernst Pascual Jordan, 1963 June 17, 18, 19 and 20.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Eugene Paul Wigner, 1963 November 21 and December 3, 4.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Eugene Paul Wigner, 1984 April 12.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Felix Bloch, 1964 May 14.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Felix Pirani, 2011 June 23.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Frank Clark Hoyt, 1964 April 28

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Geoffrey R. Burbidge, 1974 November 15.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with George C. McVittie, 1978 March 21.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with George Eugene Uhlenbeck, 1962 March 30, 31, April 5, May 10 and 1963 December 9.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with George Gamow, 1968 April 25 and 26.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Giuseppe Occhialini, 1971 April 5, 6, May 16, 17, and November 18.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Guido Beck, 1967 April 22.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Harry Hemley Plaskett, 1978 March 29.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Hendrik Brugt Gerhard Casimir, 1963 July 5 and 6.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with I. I. Rabi, 1963 December 8.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with J. Robert Oppenheimer, 1963 November 18 and 20.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with James Chadwick, 1969 April 15, 16, 17 and 20.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with John Archibald Wheeler, 1988 May 4, May 23 and November 28.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with John Clarke Slater, 1963 October 3 and 8.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Joshua Goldberg, 2011 March 21.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Léon Rosenfeld, 1963 July 1, 19, 22.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Llewellyn Hilleth Thomas, 1962 May 10.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Margrethe Norlund Bohr, 1963 January 23 and 30.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Maurice Goldhaber, 1967 January 10.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Max Born, 1960 June 1, 1962 October 17 and 18.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Niels Bohr, 1962 October 31, November 1, 7, 14, and 17.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Norman Ramsey, 1978 December 19, 1979 January 5 and 18.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Oskar Benjamin Klein, 1962 September 25 to 16 July 1963.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Otto Laporte, 1964 January 29 and 31.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with P. M. S. Blackett, 1962 December 17.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Paul Peter Ewald, 1968 May 17 and 24.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral History interview with Robert F. Bacher, 1981, 1983.

Institute Archives

California Institute of Technology

1201 East California Blvd. (Mail Code 015A-74), Pasadena, CA 91125, USA

Oral history interview with S. Chandrasekhar, 1977 May 17, 18 and October 31.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Sir Fred Hoyle, 1989 August 15.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Sir Nevill Francis Mott, 1963 May 13.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Stanley Deser, 2011 March 12.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Steven Weinberg, 1988 May 5 and 10.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

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Oral history interview with Ta-You Wu, 1977 February 5.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

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Oral history interview with Vladimir Aleksandrovich Fok, 1967 October 11.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

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Oral history interview with Walter Heitler, 1963 March 18 and 19.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

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Oral history interview with Walther Gerlach, 1963 February 18 and 23.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

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Oral history interview with Werner Heisenberg, 1962 November 30, 1963 February 7, 11, 13, 15, 19, 22, 25, 27, 28 and 1963 July 5, 12.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with William Hunter McCrea, 1978 September 22.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with William Saslaw, 2002 May 17 and 20.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oskar Klein papers, 1916-1970.

Niels Bohr Archive

Blegdamsvej 17, Copenhagen, Denmark

Oswald Veblen papers, 1881-1960 (bulk 1920-1960).

Manuscript Division

Library of Congress

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

Petr L. Kapitsa papers, 1920.

Institute of Physical Problems.

ul. A. N. Kosygina 2, Moscow 117973, Russia

Phillip M. Morse autobiographical data, circa 1962.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Physicists I have known, 1974.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Private collection.

In private hands

contact: Dr. Alladi Ramakrishna

Ekamara Niwas, Luz Chruch Road, Madras 600004

Pupin lecture: Physics colloquium, 1966 May 13.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

R. D. Sard papers, 1935-1994.

University Archives

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

1408 West Gregory Drive, Urbana, IL 61801, USA

Richard Rado papers.

Department of Archives and Manuscripts

University of Reading

Whiteknights, Reading RG6 2AE, England UK

Roy Henry Garstang student notebooks, 1943-1951.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar papers, 1928-1995.

The Joseph Regenstein Library. Department of Special Collections

University of Chicago

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

The reason for antiparticles [videorecording]: elementary particles and the laws of physics: the 1986 Dirac memorial lectures, 1986.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Towards the final laws of physics [videorecording]: Elementary particles and the laws of physics: the 1986 Dirac memorial lectures, 1986.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

V. A. Fok papers, 1919-1974.

St. Petersburg Branch. Archive

Russian Academy of Sciences

Universitetskaia hab., 1, Korp. 2, St. Petersburg 199034

Victor Weisskopf: My life as a physicist, circa 1971.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Wolfgang Pauli letters.

Bibliothek

Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule Zürich

ETH Zentrum, CH-8092 Zurich, Switzerland

Published Resources

Author

Aspects of quantum theory; edited by Abdus Salam and E. P. Wigner.

Current trends in the theory of fields: (Tallahassee-1978) : a symposium in honor of P. A. M. Dirac/ editors, J. E. Lannutti and P. K. Williams.

Die moderne atomtheorie; die bei der entgegennahme des Nobelpreises 1933 in Stockholm gehaltenen vorträge, von W. Heisenberg, E. Schrödinger [und] P.A.M. Dirac. Mit 6 figuren.

Die prinzipien der quantenmechanik/ von dr. P.A.M. Dirac ... Ins deutsche übertragen von dr. Werner Bloch.

Directions in physics: lectures delivered during a visit to Australia and New Zealand August/September 1975/ P. A. M. Dirac; edited by H. Hora and J. R. Shepanski; with a foreword by Sir Mark Oliphant.

General theory of relativity/ P. A. M. Dirac.`

Lectures on quantum field theory, by P. A. M. Dirac.

Lectures on quantum mechanics, by Paul A.M. Dirac.

L'électron magnétique (théorie de Dirac) par Louis de Broglie.

Paul Dirac and Igor Tamm corrrespondence/ Commented by Alexei B. Kojevnikov.

Print︠s︡ipy kvantovoĭ mekhaniki. Perevod s chetvertogo angdiĭskogo izdanii︠a︡, I︠U︡.N. Demkova i G.F. Drukareva. Pod red. i s predisloviem V.A. Foka.

Proceedings of the Dirac Centennial Symposium: Florida State University, Tallahassee, USA, 6-7 December 2002/ editors, Howard Baer, Alexander Belyaev.

Quantum, space, and time--the quest continues: studies and essays in honour of Louis de Broglie, Paul Dirac, and Eugene Wigner/ edited by Asim O. Barut, Alwyn van der Merwe, Jean-Pierre Vigier.

The collected works of P.A.M. Dirac, 1924-1948/ edited by R.H. Dalitz.

The development of quantum theory; J. Robert Oppenheimer memorial prize acceptance speech, by Paul A. M. Dirac.

The physicist's conception of nature/ edited by Jagdish Mehra; [symposium director: Jagdish Mehra].

The principles of quantum mechanics.

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Dirac : a scientific biography/ Helge Kragh.

Elementary particles and the laws of physics: the 1986 Dirac memorial lectures/ Richard P. Feynman and Steven Weinberg; lecture notes compiled by Richard MacKenzie and Paul Doust.

P.A.M. Dirac Encyclopaedia Britannica

Paul A.M. Dirac Nobel Prize Biography

Paul Dirac: the man and his work/ Abraham Pais ... [et al.]; edited by Peter Goddard.

Pol Dirak i fizika XX veka: sbornik nauchnykh trudov/ [redkollegiia B.V. Medvedev (predsedatel) ... A.B. Kozhevnikov (sostavitel) ... et al.].

Reminiscences about a great physicist: Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac/ editors, Behram N. Kursunoglu, Eugene P. Wigner.

The fundamental equations of quantum mechanics, 1925-1926; The reception of the new quantum mechanics, 1925-1926/ Jagdish Mehra, Helmut Rechenberg.

Varying gravity: Dirac's legacy in cosmology and geophysics/ Helge Kragh.