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Papers, 1963-1995.

Author: William Thompson
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Manuscript   Archival Material : English
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Primarily documentation of William Thompson's tenure as a professor of physics at UCSD from 1965 to 1990. The collection includes correspondence, research files, grant proposals and applications, course outlines and notes, and subject files. Major correspondents include Gustaf Arrhenius, Leopold Infeld, Homero Jiménez Domínguez, and Philip J. Morrison, one of Thompson's graduate students. In addition to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Archives
Correspondence
Biography
Named Person: William Thompson; Leopold Infeld; Homero Jiménez Domínguez; Leopold Infeld; Gustaf Arrhenius; Philip J Morrison
Material Type: Biography, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: William Thompson
OCLC Number: 35598856
Description: 9.6 lin. ft. (23 archives boxes and 2 oversize file folders)
Other Titles: William Thompson papers
UCSD MSS.
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Primarily documentation of William Thompson's tenure as a professor of physics at UCSD from 1965 to 1990. The collection includes correspondence, research files, grant proposals and applications, course outlines and notes, and subject files. Major correspondents include Gustaf Arrhenius, Leopold Infeld, Homero Jiménez Domínguez, and Philip J. Morrison, one of Thompson's graduate students. In addition to correspondence, the collection also contains other materials about Leopold Infeld, Thompson's mentor who was persecuted by the Canadian government because of his leftist politics.

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