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Altar, Wilhelm, 1900-1995 (Austrian-born Theoretical Physicist)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 27 August 1900 - 1 January 1995

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

3 letters from Wilhelm Altar to Edward Appleton, March 1926-May 1926

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Identifier: Coll-37/C.214
Scope and Contents

3 letters from Wilhelm Altar to Edward Appleton, dated March 1926-May 1926. The material relates to research in progress and was written after a visit by Appleton to Vienna.

Dates: March 1926-May 1926

Correspondence from Edward Appleton to B. van der Pol, 1925

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Identifier: Coll-37/E.130
Scope and Contents

The material consists of correspondence from Edward Appleton to B. van der Pol, dated 1925. The letter dated 27 December mentions W. Altar.

Dates: 1925

Notes, narratives and calculations by Wilhelm Altar, no date

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Identifier: Coll-37/C.216
Scope and Contents

Notes, narratives and calculations by Wilhelm Altar, no date. The material consists of 5 bundles of notes and 2 photographs.

Dates: no date

'Wellenausbreitung in ionisierten Gasen unter dem Einfluss eines Magnetfelds', c.1925-1926, 1978

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Identifier: Coll-37/C.215
Scope and Contents 'Wellenausbreitung in ionisierten Gasen unter dem Einfluss eines Magnetfelds'. The material consists of a manuscript narrative and calculations by Wilhelm Altar, variously paginated. Professor C.S. Gillmor described this document as 'very important for the history of the ionosphere' and gave its date as 'late 1925 - early 1926' in a private communication on 4 December 1978. The document was registered for copyright by Dr Altar, 1978. There are brief notes by Appleton on the title sheet and 2...
Dates: c.1925-1926, 1978

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Magnetism 2
Correspondence 1