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Mayall, N. U. (Nicholas Ulrich) 1906-1993

Overview
Works: 32 works in 64 publications in 1 language and 90 library holdings
Genres: Pictorial works  Biography  History 
Roles: Author, Interviewee
Classifications: QB68, 523.48
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Most widely held works by N. U Mayall
Astronomical photographs taken at the Lick observatory by J. H Moore( Book )

3 editions published between 1940 and 1941 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Positions, orbit, and mass of Pluto by Seth B Nicholson( Book )

1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edwin Powell Hubble : November 20, 1889-September 28, 1953 by N. U Mayall( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a biography of the American astronomer Edwin Powell Hubble (1889-1953). States that Hubble developed the theory that the universe is expanding and notes that the Hubble Space Telescope was named for him and continues his work to map the universe. Includes a list of references. Offers access to biographies of other mathematicians
A study of the distribution of extra-galactic nebulae based on plates taken with the Crossley reflector by N. U Mayall( Book )

3 editions published between 1933 and 1934 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Edmondson History of AURA interviews and documentation by Frank K Edmondson( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recorded interviews with transcripts conducted with 80 people about the early history of the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA), Kitt Peak National Observatory (KPNO), and Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory (CTIO). Includes permission forms for interview subjects
Comparison of rotational motions observed in the spirals M31 and M33 and in the galaxy by N. U Mayall( )

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

Elements and ephemeris of Comet k 1927 (Skjellerup) by N. U Mayall( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy records by Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence files of Robert R. McMath, Leo Goldberg, and Orren C. Mohler, reports, minutes, financial and budgetary materials, and technical reports relating to the development of AURA and its predecessor organization, the Advisory Panel for the National Astronomical Observatory, and concerning observatories at Kitt Peak, Arizona, and Cerro Tololo, Chile; also material concerning political developments in Chile; and photographs
Nick Mayall talking about AURA's acquiring and developing Cerro Tololo by N. U Mayall( )

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

Mayall discusses the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy's (AURA) development of the Cerro Tololo Observatory in Chile and his tenure as director of Kitt Peak Observatory. This is a home video made by W.A. Hiltner mostly at Mayall's home in Tuscon, Arizona
Niels Bohr Library :( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Transcripts of tape-recorded interviews from the collection of the Niels Bohr Library, selected by the History of Science and Technology Program of The Bancroft Library for microfilming and deposit in 1983. Interviewees include: Luis Walter Alvarez, Felix Bloch, Ira Sprague Bowen, Lee Alvin DuBridge, William Alfred Fowler, George Gamow, Jesse Leonard Greenstein, Ivan Robert King, Robert Benjamin Leighton, Nicholas Ulrich Mayall, Frank Oppenheimer, Hyron Spinrad, David Locke Webster, Clyde Wiegand, Robert R. Wilson and Dean E. Wooldridge
The occurrence of [lambda]3727 [OII] in the spectra of extragalactic nebulae by N. U Mayall( Book )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Niels Bohr Library :( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Transcripts of tape-recorded interviews from the collection of the Niels Bohr Library, selected by the History of Science and Technology Program of The Bancroft Library for microfilming and deposit in 1983. Interviewees include: Luis Walter Alvarez, Felix Bloch, Ira Sprague Bowen, Lee Alvin DuBridge, William Alfred Fowler, George Gamow, Jesse Leonard Greenstein, Ivan Robert King, Robert Benjamin Leighton, Nicholas Ulrich Mayall, Frank Oppenheimer, Hyron Spinrad, David Locke Webster, Clyde Wiegand, Robert R. Wilson and Dean E. Wooldridge
 
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Alternative Names
Mayall, Nicholas Ulrich 1906-

Mayall, Nicholas Ulrich 1906-1993

Nicholas Mayall Amerikaans astronoom (1906-1993)

Nicholas Mayall Astronom

Nicholas Mayall astronome américain

Nicholas Mayall astrónomo estadounidense

Nicholas Ulrich Mayall

Мейол, Николас Ульрих

Николас Мејол американски астроном

Ніколас Мейолл

ניקולאס מיאל אסטרונום אמריקאי

نیکولاس می‌آل ستاره‌شناس آمریکایی

尼古拉斯·梅奧爾

Languages
English (64)