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Russell H. Varian Papers, 1937

Author:
Varian, Russell H. electrical engineer 1898-1959
Collector:
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI
Subject:
Varian Associates
Physical description:
0.15 cubic feet
1 box
Type:
Notebooks
Collection descriptions
Date:
1937
1900-1950
Notes:
Russell H. Varian was co-inventor of the klystron tube, important in the development of radar. Varian worked at various times for Stanford University, Humble Oil Company, Farnsworth Television Corporation, and the Sperry Gyroscope Company, before founding Varian Associates with his brother Sigmund.
Summary:
Two notebooks, April 12-July 14 and July 14-September 8, 1937, documenting development of the klystron tube at Stanford University.
Cite as:
Russell H. Varian Papers, 1937, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Electrical science and technology
Klystron tube
Radar
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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