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Wattenberg, Albert 1917-

Overview
Works: 17 works in 37 publications in 2 languages and 110 library holdings
Genres: History  Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author
Classifications: QC771,
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Most widely held works about Albert Wattenberg
 
Most widely held works by Albert Wattenberg
Photo-neutron sources by Albert Wattenberg( Book )

4 editions published between 1948 and 1949 in English and Undetermined and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrazione del ventesimo anniversario della prima reazione nucleare a catena controllata by Accademia nazionale dei Lincei( Book )

2 editions published in 1963 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Photo-neutron sources and the energy of the photo-neutrons by Albert Wattenberg( Book )

5 editions published between 1946 and 1949 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cross-over transitions" in Cl³⁸, Co⁶⁰, Br⁸², and Sb¹²⁴ by V Myers( Book )

2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Method for measuring neutron-absorption cross sections by the effect of the reactivity of a chain-reacting pile( Book )

1 edition published in 1947 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The angular distribution of the photoneutrons from beryllium by B Hamermesh( Book )

2 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Centennial of the birth of Enrico Fermi [colloquium], Fermi and associates contributions to the development of the technology of neutron optics, diffraction, and scattering by Albert Wattenberg( )

3 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Text of a talk given by Wattenberg at a Physics Colloquium at the University of Illinois. Covers some aspects of Fermi's lesser-known contributions to physics, including early experiments using neutron optics, diffraction, and scattering that formed the basis for later research with neutron beams
Oral history interviews. High-Energy Physics. Selected Experiments: SLAC-SP-032: MARK-III at SPEAR by Center for History of Physics (American Institute of Physics)( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Interviews (listed by institutional member of collaboration and by name of individual) were conducted with: California Institute of Technology: Rosemary Baltrusaitis (postdoc, interviewed at EG&G, Santa Barbara), David G. Hitlin (spokesperson), William Wisniewski (postdoc, then physicist); Stanford Linear Accelerator Center: Robert Mozley, Rafe Schindler (co-spokesperson), Walter Toki (co-spokesperson), Dennis Wisinski (computer scientist); University of California, Santa Cruz: Terry Schalk, Abraham Seiden (group leader); University of Illinois, Urbana: Jon Thaler (student), Albert Wattenberg (group leader); University of Washington, Seattle: Victor Cook (group leader)
Proceedings : talks presented at the Enrico Fermi Centennial celebration by Enrico Fermi Centennial( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Held at University of Chicago. Highlights include the issuing of a commemorative postage stamp in Fermi's honor, and presentations by many of Fermi's former students and colleagues. This retrospective focused on the period from 1946-1954 when ermi was a faculty member at Chicago. Speakers include Nina Byers, Kevin Craig, Jim Cronin, George Farwell, Jerome Friedman, Richard Garwin, Murray Gell-Mann, Maurice Glicksman, Uri Haber-Schaim, Caroline Herzenberg, Roger Hildebrand, Ron Martin, Darragh Nagle, Don Randel, Art Rosenfeld, Hans Sens, Jack Steinberger, Val Telegdi, Al Wattenberg, Frank Wilczek, Lincoln Wolfenstein, Courtenay Wright, Gaurang Yodh. Also includes the Fermi Stamp Dedication Ceremony hosted by the U.S. Postal Service
Proceedings : papers presented at the Enrico Fermi and the beginnings of nuclear fission Centennial Conference by Enrico Fermi and the Beginnings of Nuclear Fission Centennial Conference( Recording )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Held at the Italian Academy, Columbia University in the City of New York. Talks on Thursday: "The Physics of Fission" by Richard Garwin; "The Rise of the Fermi Group" by Gerald Holton; "Slow Neutrons at Via Panisperna" by Ugo Amaldi; "Enrico Fermi as a Phenomenologist" by Carlo Bernardini. On Friday, speakers include Willis Lamb, Albert Wattenberg, Harold Agnew, Philip Abelson, Alvin Weinberg, Tsung-Dao Lee, Milla Baldo Ceolin, and David I. Kaiser
Technical biography of Albert Wattenberg by Albert Wattenberg( )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autobiography of Wattenberg, focusing on his life as a physicist. He discusses the events and individuals that influenced his choice of career during childhood; early jobs in applied physics; graduate school at Columbia while working; his experiences during the years of the Second World War including work with Enrico Fermi on uranium fission and their experiments at the newly-established Argonne National Laboratory; his interest in history; instrumentation in optics and particle detectors, and radioactive sources; nuclear reactors; and particle physics
December 2, 1942, the event and the people by Albert Wattenberg( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

December 2, 1942 : the event and the people by Albert Wattenberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Albert Wattenberg( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Minutes, reports of policy committee meetings and decisions, and technical information about the first nuclear reactor, collected by Wattenberg as a joint editor of The Collected Papers of Enrico Fermi (1965). Includes material relating to the Manhattan Project and Metallurgical Laboratory at University of Chicago
A method for intercalibrating of neutron sources with different spectra by Albert Wattenberg( Book )

1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Albert Wattenberg US-amerikanischer Physiker

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