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Panofsky on physics, politics and peace : pief remembers

Author: Wolfgang K H Panofsky; Jean Deken
Publisher: New York : Springer, 2007.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Life and Times of W.K.H. Panofsky is not only an autobiography of the respected physicist and director of the Stanford Linear Accelorator Center, but a discussion and analysis of issues critical to the relationship between independent academic inquiry and imposed government orthodoxy. The major phases of Dr. Panofsky's life are discussed chronologically, from his early research at the beginning of World War II,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Panofsky, Wolfgang K.H. (Wolfgang Kurt Hermann), 1919-2007.
Panofsky on physics, politics and peace.
New York : Springer, 2007
(OCoLC)123434555
Named Person: Wolfgang K H Panofsky
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfgang K H Panofsky; Jean Deken
ISBN: 9780387697321 0387697322 9780387697314 0387697314 1280969598 9781280969591
OCLC Number: 191449706
Description: 1 online resource (approximately 200 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Machine generated contents note: 1. School Time in Germany --
2. Transition to the United States and Undergraduate Life at Princeton University --
3. Graduate Study and War Work at Caltech --
4. Work at the University of California Radiation Laboratory --
5. Military Work at Berkeley and the Loyalty Oath --
6. Beginnings at Stanford --
7. Research and Teaching Before SLAC --
8. Science Advising and Arms Control: The Beginnings --
9. Establishing SLAC --
10. Building a Laboratory --
11. Physics and the Cold War --
12. Student Unrest at Stanford --
13. Fixed Target Research at SLAC --
14. New Facilities --
Colliding Beams --
15. International High Energy Physics --
16. Advances in Accelerator-Based High-Energy Physics --
17. Science and Politics After Retirement.
Responsibility: Wolfgang K. Panofsky ; bearb. von Jean Deken.
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