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Institutional History

AbstractImportant DatesPlacesSubjectsCitations

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PeopleInstitutions

Resources

Archival as Subject

Indiana University, Bloomington. Department of Physics

Photo

Dates

unknown – present

Authorized Form of Name

Indiana University, Bloomington. Department of Physics

Additional Forms of Names

Indiana University. Department of Physics

Indiana University, Bloomington. Dept. of Physics

Institutional History

Abstract

The Indiana University Bloomington Department of Physics is a medium sized department with an undergraduate program that has doubled in size over the past five years. They currently have research going on in particle physics, nuclear physics, astrophysics, cosmology, and others.

Important Dates

1951 – 1954Kenneth Watson was on faculty.

1951 – 1955Keith Brueckner was on faculty.

1956 – 1958Riccardo Giacconi was on faculty.

1960 – 1962John Bahcall was on faculty.

1970 – presentRobert Pollock has been on faculty.

1973 – 1984Gerald Mahan was on faculty.

1980 – presentCharles Goodman has been on faculty.

1987 – 2000Allan MacDonald was on faculty.

1987 – 2001Steven Girvin was on faculty.

Places

Headquarters

Bloomington (Ind.)

Subjects

Physics -- Study and teaching.

Citations

Department information from Indiana University Department of Physics's website (http://www.iub.edu/~iubphys/).

Relationships

People

Employees & Officers

Bahcall, John N.

Research Fellow in Physics.

Brueckner, Keith A.

Assistant Professor of Physics and Associate Professor of Physics.

Girvin, Steven M.

Postdoctoral Researcher; Professor of Physics; and Distinguished Professor of Physics.

Goodman, Charles D.

Professor and Emeritus Professor.

MacDonald, A. H.

Professor of Physics and Distinguished Professor of Physics.

Mahan, Gerald D.

Professor of Physics.

Pollock, Robert Elwood, 1936-

Distinguished Professor of Physics and Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Physics.

Watson, Kenneth M.

Assistant Professor of Physics.

Associates & Members

Brady, James Joseph, 1904-

Buskirk, Allen V.

Ford, Kenneth William, 1926-

Giacconi, Riccardo

Fulbright Fellow.

Haworth, Leland J. (Leland John), 1904-

Received AB and AM.

Hufford, Mason E. (Mason Edward), 1882-1975

Kirkwood, Daniel, 1814-1895

Konopinski, Emil Jan, 1911-

Langer, Lawrence Marvin, 1913-2000

Newton, Roger G.

Overbeck, C. J. (Clarence Jacob), 1901-1997

Salmon, Wesley C., 1925-2001

Wilkinson, Roger Gilbert, 1912-

Institutions

Institutional Hierarchy

Indiana University, Bloomington

Associates

American Institute of Physics. Center for History of Physics

Participated in the study of multi-institutional collaborations.

Resources

Archival Resources

Subject

Allen V. Buskirk lecture notes for classes of Emil Konopinski and Oppenheimer, undated.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Clarence J. Overbeck autobiography, 1965.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

In memoriam--Daniel Kirkwood, 1814-1895 [videorecording] / Indiana University Television Educational Services ; executive producer, Frank K. Edmondson ; producer and director, John Winninger.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

James Joseph Brady response to early 1930s Ph.D.s Survey, 1980.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Keith Brueckner manuscript biography, 1986.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Kenneth William Ford narrative, 1965.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Mason E. Hufford papers, 1853-1952.

Office of University Archives and Records Management

Indiana University

Bryan Hall 201, 107 South Indiana Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA

Oral history interview with Emil Jan Konopinski, 1982.

Office of University Archives and Records Management

Indiana University

Bryan Hall 201, 107 South Indiana Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA

Oral history interview with Kenneth W. Ford, 1997 November 15 and 22.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interview with Lawrence M. Langer, 1982.

Office of University Archives and Records Management

Indiana University

Bryan Hall 201, 107 South Indiana Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA

Oral history interviews. High-Energy Physics. Selected Experiments: SLAC-E-103: Search for Exotic Mesons Using the SLAC Two Meter Streamer Chamber, 1989.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Oral history interviews. High-Energy Physics. Women in High-Energy Physics, 1991.

Niels Bohr Library & Archives

American Institute of Physics

One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA

Roger G. Newton papers, 1955-2003 (bulk 1970-1990).

Office of University Archives and Records Management

Indiana University

Bryan Hall 201, 107 South Indiana Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA

Roger G. Wilkinson papers, 1921-1968 (bulk 1937-1960).

Office of University Archives and Records Management

Indiana University

Bryan Hall 201, 107 South Indiana Avenue, Bloomington, IN 47405, USA

Wesley C. Salmon papers, 1934-2002 (bulk 1963-2001).

Hillman Library. Archives of Scientific Philosophy in the Twentieth Century

University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA