WorldCat Identities

Land, Edwin H. 1909-1991

Overview
Works: 71 works in 135 publications in 3 languages and 3,307 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Biographies  Exhibition catalogs  Nonfiction television programs  Television series  Documentary television programs  Science television programs  Handbooks and manuals  Pictorial works 
Roles: Author, Other
Classifications: TR140.L28, 338.76814180924
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Most widely held works by Edwin H Land
Singular images by Ansel Adams( Book )

15 editions published between 1974 and 1989 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Generation of greatness; the idea of a university in an age of science by Edwin H Land( Book )

6 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ansel Adams: singular images by Ansel Adams( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The polarized headlight system by Edwin H Land( Book )

5 editions published between 1947 and 1948 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paper 1: The technical evolution of a polarized headlight system consisting of polarizing filters on two 125 watt headlamps and a viewer-filter before the driver's eyes has been completed. Paper 2: A review is presented of a study in the development of a system to utilize the advantages of polarized headlighting. Paper 3: Sealed-beam lighting and polarized headlighting systems are described
Selected papers on industry by Edwin H Land( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwin H. Land's essays by Edwin H Land( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments in color vision by Edwin H Land( Book )

2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One-step photography by Edwin H Land( Book )

5 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The instant image : Edwin Land and the Polaroid experience by Mark Olshaker( Book )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ansel Adams : Singular images by Edwin H Land( Book )

1 edition published in 1974 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwin Land : an artist who chose science & technology for his medium( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Colorful notions( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Why do people see in colour? The purpose for seeing in colour is reflected in a new set of ideas which overturn the old theories, and at the same time, can account for strange visual effects, known for hundreds of years but never explained. The man responsible for demolishing the old theory is Dr. Edwin Land, who, in 1984, astonished the world with the invention of the Polaroid instant camera. In this program, Land recreates some of his early experiments
Letter, 1953 November 3, Boston, to Sanborn C. Brown, Cambridge, Mass by Edwin H Land( )

1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Asks Brown to serve as a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences' Committee of School Science
Invited papers on physics today by American Institute of Physics 20th Anniversary Symposium( Recording )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Addresses given at the joint banquet of the member societies of the American Institute of Physics in recognition of the organization's 20th Anniversary held in Chicago, Illinois in October 1951: K.T. Compton, "Founding of the American Institute of Physics;" Edward Uhler Condon, "The Atom;" K.K. Darrow, "Physics as Science and Art;" Enrico Fermi, "The Nucleus;" Harvey Fletcher, "Acoustics;" Edwin H. Land, "Optics;" Senator Brien McMahon, "Science and Statecraft;" John Clarke Slater, "The Solid State."
The Franklin Institute medal day address, 1978 by Edwin H Land( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Generation of greatness, the idea of a University in an age of science. Edwin H. Land, by Edwin H Land( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Una nuova teoria della visione dei colori by Edwin H Land( )

1 edition published in 1978 in Italian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Margaret Wentworth Owings photograph collection by Margaret Wentworth Owings( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mainly pictures of Owings and the following friends: Ansel Adams, Evelyn and Amyas Ames, Albert Bender, David Brower, Helen Hobart, Lady Bird Johnson, George and Gerry Lindsay, Edward P. Morgan, Wendy Morgan, Gordon Newell, Georgia O'Keeffe, Nathaniel A. Owings, Emily and Ben Polk, Robert Redford, David and Peggy Rockefeller, Laurance and Mary Rockefeller, Nicholas Roosevelt, Wallace Stegner, Adlai Stevenson, Philip and Ann Weld, etc. Also includes photos in Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park, family photographs, and views of mission restoration in New Mexico
The retinex theory of color vision by Edwin H Land( Book )

2 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Land's Polaroid : a company and the man who invented it by Peter C Wensberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Edvinas Landas

Edwin H. Land physicien et inventeur américain

Edwin Herbert Land

Edwin Herbert Land US-amerikanischer Physiker

Edwin Hubert Land

Edwin Land Amerikaans ondernemer

Edwin Land inventore e imprenditore statunitense

Land, Edwin 1909-1991

Land, Edwin Herbert 1909-

Land, Edwin Herbert 1909-1991

Έντουιν Λαντ

Едвін Гербрет Ленд

Лэнд, Эдвин Герберт

Էդվին Հերբերտ Լենդ

إدوين لاند

ادوین لند

एडविन लँड

အက်ဒ်ဝင် ဟားဘတ် လန်း

エドウィン・ハーバード・ランド

ランド, エドウィン・ ハーバード

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Edwin Land, photographic pioneerPolaroidEdwin Herbert Land : May 7, 1909-March 1, 1991