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Loomis, F. W. (Francis Wheeler) 1889-1976

Overview
Works: 21 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 49 library holdings
Genres: History  Periodicals 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by F. W Loomis
Molecular spectra in gases by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

3 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bound, pre-production copy showing handwritten edits. Inside cover is marked with the name "James H. Bartlett, Jr.," but no indication of who made the editing suggestions
Molecular spectra in gases ... by Edwin C. Kemble, Raymond T. Birge, Walter F. Colby. F. Wheeler Loomis, Leigh Page by F. W Loomis( Book )

1 edition published in 1926 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The heat of vaporization of mercury by F. W Loomis( Book )

1 edition published in 1917 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by F. W Loomis( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence for Loomis's work as associate director of Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Radiation Laboratory and as director of the Lincoln Laboratory; transcripts and tapes of a Nov. 19, 1965 interview; publications; and other papers. Topics include Loomis's family background, decision to teach at University of Illinois, the development of modern physics, staffing at University of Illinois and at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, University of Illinois College of Engineering and Control Systems Laboratory, cyclotrons, spectroscopy, betatrons, World War I work in anti-aircraft ballistics, sabbatical in England before World War II, atomic bomb project, J. Robert Oppenheimer security clearance case, atomic physics, molecular spectroscopy, naval ordnance, and Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists. Persons represented include John Bardeen, Gilberto Bernardini, Maurice Goldhaber, Leland Haworth, Donald Kerst, Milo Ketchum, P. Gerald Kruger, Polykarp Kusch, Harold Mott-Smith, Louis Ridenour, Worth Rodebush, Frederick Seitz and Robert Serber. Organizations represented include Harvard University and Systems Laboratory of National Academy of Sciences (Section of Physics)
New features of the red band system of sodium by F. W Loomis( Book )

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

The "G" sound head by H. W Reynolds( Book )

1 edition published in 1930 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of Jesse W. Beams by Jesse W Beams( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The papers contain professional correspondence particularly re the Manhattan Project, 1941-1944, and the General Advisory Committee of the Atomic Energy Commission, 1948-1974; papers proposed or published by Beams and his colleagues; grant applications submitted by Beams or reviewed as a member of the Biophysics and Biophysical Chemistry Study Section of the National Institutes of Health, 1956-1957; documentation for fourteen patents he received; experimental data, diagrams and miscellaneous research materials; personal and professional financial material including University of Virginia physics department finances, 1957-1960 and United States War Department contracts; and biographical information including newsclippings and photographs
 
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Alternative Names
Francis Wheeler Loomis Amerikaans natuurkundige (1889-1976)

Francis Wheeler Loomis físico estadounidense

Francis Wheeler Loomis physicien américain

Loomis, F. W. 1889-1976

Loomis, F. Wheeler 1889-1976

Loomis, Francis Wheeler 1889-

Loomis, Francis Wheeler 1889-1976

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فرانسيس ويلر لوميس فيزيائي أمريكي

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English (41)