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The Resource Achieving the rare : Robert F. Christy's journey in physics and beyond, I.-Juliana Christy, California Institute of Technology, USA

Achieving the rare : Robert F. Christy's journey in physics and beyond, I.-Juliana Christy, California Institute of Technology, USA

Label
Achieving the rare : Robert F. Christy's journey in physics and beyond
Title
Achieving the rare
Title remainder
Robert F. Christy's journey in physics and beyond
Statement of responsibility
I.-Juliana Christy, California Institute of Technology, USA
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Christy, I.-Juliana
Dewey number
  • 530.092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC16.C52
LC item number
C47 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christy, Robert F
  • Physicists
  • Nuclear physics
  • Astrophysics
  • California Institute of Technology
Label
Achieving the rare : Robert F. Christy's journey in physics and beyond, I.-Juliana Christy, California Institute of Technology, USA
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
His Childhood -- The Formative UBC Years -- Exciting Graduate Years With Oppenheimer -- The First Marriage, to Dagmar von Lieven -- The Very First Nuclear Reactor -- Designing the First Atomic Bomb -- Opposing Nuclear Weapons Proliferation -- Becoming Oppenheimer's Successor at Caltech -- Contributions to Physics at Caltech -- Pioneering Work in Astrophysics : Variable Stars -- As Provost : Achieving His Dreams for Caltech -- The Second Marriage, to I.-Juliana Sackmann -- Daughters Late in Life -- Interim President of Caltech -- Later Years : Teaching and Research -- Radiation Dosimetry in Hiroshima and Nagasaki -- The Spring Valley Ranch : Fulfilling a Dream -- Robert's Health : Struggles and Successes -- An Innate Grace
Control code
ocn843037067
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 349 pages
Isbn
9789814460248
Lccn
2013012736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
some color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 1684541
Label
Achieving the rare : Robert F. Christy's journey in physics and beyond, I.-Juliana Christy, California Institute of Technology, USA
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
His Childhood -- The Formative UBC Years -- Exciting Graduate Years With Oppenheimer -- The First Marriage, to Dagmar von Lieven -- The Very First Nuclear Reactor -- Designing the First Atomic Bomb -- Opposing Nuclear Weapons Proliferation -- Becoming Oppenheimer's Successor at Caltech -- Contributions to Physics at Caltech -- Pioneering Work in Astrophysics : Variable Stars -- As Provost : Achieving His Dreams for Caltech -- The Second Marriage, to I.-Juliana Sackmann -- Daughters Late in Life -- Interim President of Caltech -- Later Years : Teaching and Research -- Radiation Dosimetry in Hiroshima and Nagasaki -- The Spring Valley Ranch : Fulfilling a Dream -- Robert's Health : Struggles and Successes -- An Innate Grace
Control code
ocn843037067
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 349 pages
Isbn
9789814460248
Lccn
2013012736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
some color illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) 1684541

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