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Brookhaven National Laboratory Bubble Chamber Records

Creator:
Brookhaven National Laboratory  Search this
Collector:
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Electricity and Modern Physics, Division of, NMAH, SI.  Search this
Names:
United States. Dept. of Energy  Search this
Extent:
1.67 Cubic feet
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Audiotapes
Motion pictures (visual works)
Logs (records)
Photographs
Date:
1959 - 1960
Scope and Contents:
Documentary materials relating to the construction and operation of the 80-inch hydrogen bubble chamber at Brookhaven National Laboratory: a 16mm film of the construction of the bubble chamber; 6 reels of audiotapes from the operation of the bubble chamber, 8 rolls of 70mm film of particle tracks; 3 rolls of 35mm film of particle tracks; a log book of the bubble chamber, recording the discovery of the Omega-minus particle; an operations manual for the chamber; and a "user package" for the chamber. Some of the film records the discovery of the Omega-minus particle.
Arrangement:
1 series. Unarranged.
Biographical / Historical:
This is an unprocessed collection.
Separated Materials:
The bubble chamber itself is in the Division of Medicine and Science. See Accession no. 1978.2309.
Provenance:
Collection donated by Brookhaven National Laboratory, through Bernard J. McAlary, 1994, December 15.
Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Particle tracks  Search this
Nuclear physics  Search this
Bubble chambers  Search this
Accelerators  Search this
Subatomic particles  Search this
Genre/Form:
Audiotapes -- 1950-2000
Motion pictures (visual works) -- 1960-1980
Logs (records)
Photographs -- 35mm -- 1950-2000
Photographs -- 70mm -- 1950-2000
Citation:
Brookhaven National Laboratory Bubble Chamber Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0522
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0522

In conclusion : a collection of summary talks in high energy physics / James D. Bjorken

Author:
Bjorken, James D  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 406 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2003
C2003
Topic:
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Call number:
QC793.28 .B56 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_831885

Ying Han gao neng wu li xue ci hui = English-Chinese dictionary of high-energy physics / [ze ren bian ji Zhou Rongsheng]

Title:
英汉高能物理学词汇 = English-Chinese dictionary of high-energy physics / [责任编辑周荣生]
Author:
Zhou, Rongsheng  Search this
Physical description:
324 p. ; 20 cm
Type:
Dictionaries
Date:
1981
Topic:
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Call number:
QC772 .Y558
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_879152

Quanta and reality : a symposium

Author:
British Broadcasting Corporation  Search this
Physical description:
95 p. : ill ; 22 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1962
C1962
Topic:
Quantum theory  Search this
Physics--Philosophy  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_899983

Energy release and particle acceleration in the solar atmosphere : flares and related phenomena / edited by B.R. Dennis, T. Kosugi, and R.P. Lin

Title:
Flares and related phenomena
Author:
Dennis, Brian R  Search this
Kosugi, Takeo  Search this
Lin, Robert P  Search this
Physical description:
viii, p. [2381]-2733 : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
2003
C2003
Topic:
Solar flares  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Call number:
QB526.F6 E58 2003
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_730555

The rise of the standard model : particle physics in the 1960s and 1970s / edited by Lillian Hoddeson ... [et al.]

Author:
Hoddeson, Lillian  Search this
Physical description:
xxx, 714 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1997
Topic:
Standard model (Nuclear physics)--History  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_502940

Before the big bang : the origins of the universe / by Ernest J. Sternglass

Author:
Sternglass, Ernest J  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 294 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1997
C1997
Topic:
Matter--History  Search this
Matter--Mathematical models  Search this
Cosmology  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)--History  Search this
Physicists  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_525724

La danse de l'univers : comment est constitué ce monde qui nous entoure? = The dance of the universe : what is this world around us made of? / [Marie-Simone Detœuf]

Author:
Detœuf, Marie-Simone  Search this
Groupe de liaison pour l'action culturelle scientifique  Search this
Physical description:
71 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1986
C1986
Topic:
Matter--Constitution  Search this
Matter--Constitution--Pictorial works  Search this
Matter--Properties  Search this
Matter--Properties--Pictorial works  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)--Research  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)--Research--Pictorial works  Search this
Call number:
QC173 .D487 1986X
QC173.D487 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_408311

From quarks to the cosmos : tools of discovery / Leon M. Lederman, David N. Schramm

Author:
Lederman, Leon M  Search this
Schramm, David N  Search this
Physical description:
x, 242 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1989
C1989
Topic:
Astronomy  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Science--Philosophy  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_409073

Pions to quarks : particle physics in the 1950s : based on a Fermilab symposium / editors, Laurie M. Brown, Max Dresden, Lillian Hoddeson ; editorial assistant, May West

Author:
Brown, Laurie M  Search this
Dresden, Max 1918-  Search this
Hoddeson, Lillian  Search this
International Symposium on the History of Particle Physics (2nd : 1985 : Fermilab)  Search this
Physical description:
xxxii, 734 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1989
Topic:
Particles (Nuclear physics)--History--Congresses  Search this
Call number:
QC793.16.P56 1989X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_413406

Cosmic rays and particle physics / Thomas K. Gaisser

Author:
Gaisser, Thomas K  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 279 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1990
Topic:
Cosmic rays  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Nuclear astrophysics  Search this
Call number:
QC485.G27 1990X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_415726

The physical universe : the interface between cosmology, astrophysics and particle physics : proceedings of the XII Autumn School of Physics held at Lisbon, Portugal, 1-5 October 1990 / J.D. Barrow ... [et al.], (eds.)

Author:
Autumn School of Physics (12th : 1990 : Lisbon, Portugal)  Search this
Barrow, John D. 1952-  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 312 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1991
C1991
Topic:
Cosmology  Search this
Astrophysics  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Call number:
QB980 .A94 1990
QB980.A94 1990
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_428622

The cosmic code : quantum physics as the language of nature / [by] Heinz R. Pagels

Author:
Pagels, Heinz R. 1939-  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 333 p. : ill. ; 18 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1983
1982
Topic:
Quantum theory  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Science--Philosophy  Search this
Call number:
QC174.13 .P33 1983Y
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_453752

The God particle : if the universe is the answer, what is the question? / Leon Lederman with Dick Teresi

Author:
Lederman, Leon M  Search this
Teresi, Dick  Search this
Physical description:
434 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1993
Topic:
Higgs bosons  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)--Philosophy  Search this
Matter--Constitution  Search this
Science--Philosophy  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_456996

AIP study of multi-institutional collaborations. Phase 1, High-energy physics

Author:
Center for History of Physics (American Institute of Physics)  Search this
Physical description:
v. <4> ; 30 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1992
C1992
Topic:
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Cooperation--Research  Search this
Call number:
QC771 .A105 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_469862

Boson stars / Philippe Jetzer

Author:
Jetzer, Philippe  Search this
Physical description:
p. 165-227 : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1992
[1992]
Topic:
Bosons  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Call number:
QC793.5.B62 J58 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_475448

The quark and the jaguar : adventures in the simple and the complex / Murray Gell-Mann

Author:
Gell-Mann, Murray  Search this
Subject:
Gell-Mann, Murray Travel  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 392 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
Ecuador
United States
Date:
1994
C1994
Topic:
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Nuclear physicists  Search this
Description and travel  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_480581

Nobel dreams : power, deceit, and the ultimate experiment / Gary Taubes

Author:
Taubes, Gary  Search this
Subject:
Rubbia, Carlo 1934-  Search this
Physical description:
xxiv, 261 p. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1986
Topic:
Particles (Nuclear physics)--Research  Search this
Grand unified theories (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Superconducting Super Collider  Search this
Call number:
QC793.4.T38 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_310192

History of CERN / by Armin Hermann ... [et al.] and with a contribution by Lanfranco Belloni

Author:
Hermann, Armin 1933-  Search this
Belloni, Lanfranco  Search this
European Organization for Nuclear Research  Search this
Subject:
European Organization for Nuclear Research History  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Europe
Date:
1987
1987-
Topic:
Nuclear physics--Research--Societies, etc--History  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)--Research--Societies, etc  Search this
Call number:
QC793.H57 1987X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_312040

Proceedings of the sixth International Conference on High Energy Accelerators : Sept. 11-15, 1967, Cambridge Electron Accelerator, Cambridge, Mass. / Edited by Robert A. Mack ; conference sponsors, Commission on High Energy Physics of the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics, and the U. S. Atomic Energy Commission

Author:
International Conference on High-Energy Accelerators (6th : 1967 : Cambridge, Mass.)  Search this
Mack, Robert A  Search this
International Union of Pure and Applied Physics Commission on High Energy Physics  Search this
U.S. Atomic Energy Commission  Search this
Physical description:
482, A-174, B-43, [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 28 x 28 cm
Type:
Congresses
Date:
1967
Topic:
Particle accelerators--Congresses  Search this
Particles (Nuclear physics)  Search this
Call number:
QC785.5 .I61 1967
QC785.5.I61 1967
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_329113

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