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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

Quadrangle Construction

Author:
Tinsley, Jeffrey Wayne 1947-2017  Search this
Subject:
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
South Yard  Search this
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery (Smithsonian Institution)  Search this
National Museum of African Art (U.S.)  Search this
S. Dillon Ripley International Center  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex  Search this
United States Dept. of Energy James G. Forrestal Building  Search this
Physical description:
Number of Images: 1 Color: Black and White; Size: 10w x 8h; Type of Image: Aerial; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Aerial
Date:
1984
Topic:
Architecture  Search this
Construction  Search this
Grounds  Search this
Standard number:
SIA2011-1329 and 84-11807-18
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_5717

Aerial View of the Mall Filled with People and Tents for 150th Birthday Party on the Mall

Author:
Hofmeister, Richard K  Search this
Subject:
150th Birthday Party on the Mall (Event)  Search this
Smithsonian Institution Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Freer Gallery of Art  Search this
Arts and Industries Building  Search this
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden  Search this
National Air and Space Museum  Search this
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)  Search this
United States Dept. of Energy James G. Forrestal Building  Search this
Birthday Party on the Mall (Event)  Search this
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
National Archives and Record Administration (NARA)  Search this
National Gallery of Art (U.S.)  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Color; Size: 6w x 4h; Type of Image: Aerial; Landscape; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Landscape
Aerial
Place:
Washington (D.C.)
Mall, The (Washington, D.C.)
Date:
1996
Topic:
Smithsonian's 150th Birthday Party  Search this
Sesquicentennial of the Smithsonian Institution (Event)  Search this
Anniversaries  Search this
Aerial photography  Search this
Photography, Aerial  Search this
Standard number:
96-25404-19 or 96-25404.19
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_10443

Quad construction

Author:
Ploskonka, Jeffrey  Search this
Subject:
South Yard  Search this
United States Dept. of Energy James G. Forrestal Building  Search this
Physical description:
Color: Black and White; Size: 9 1/2w x 6 1/2h; Type of Image: Aerial; Medium: Photographic print
Type:
Photographic print
Aerial
Date:
1985
Topic:
Smithsonian Institution Quadrangle Complex  Search this
Grounds  Search this
Construction  Search this
Museum buildings  Search this
Underground construction  Search this
Cranes, derricks, etc  Search this
Standard number:
85-5-8 or SIA85-5-08
Restrictions & Rights:
No restrictions
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_8912

Global change research : summaries of research in FY 1992 / United States, Dept. of Energy, Office of Energy Research, Office of Health and Environmental Research, Environmental Science Division

Author:
United States Department of Energy Office of Energy Research  Search this
United States Department of Energy Office of Health and Environmental Research  Search this
United States Department of Energy Environmental Sciences Division  Search this
Physical description:
xviii, 178 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1992
[1992]
Topic:
Climatic changes--Research  Search this
Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric--Research  Search this
Carbon cycle (Biogeochemistry)  Search this
Call number:
QC981.8.C5 G56 1992
QC981.8.C5G56 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_444290

Modeling the response of plants and ecosystems to elevated CO2 and climate change / prepared by James F. Reynolds ... [et al.]

Author:
Reynolds, James F  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1992
[1992]
Topic:
Atmospheric carbon dioxide  Search this
Climatic changes  Search this
Plants--Effect of carbon dioxide on  Search this
Biotic communities--Effect of carbon dioxide on  Search this
Call number:
QK753.C3 .M68 1992
QK753.C3.M68 1992
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_451458

Global change research : summaries of research in FY 1993 / United States, Dept. of Energy, Office of Energy Research, Office of Health and Environmental Research, Environmental Science Division

Author:
United States Department of Energy Office of Energy Research  Search this
United States Department of Energy Environmental Sciences Division  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 216 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1993
[1993]
Topic:
Climatic changes--Research  Search this
Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric--Research  Search this
Carbon cycle (Biogeochemistry)  Search this
Call number:
QC981.8.C5 G56 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_468310

Global change research : summaries of research in FY 1994 / United States, Dept. of Energy, Office of Energy Research, Office of Health and Environmental Research, Environmental Science Division

Title:
GCR
Author:
United States Department of Energy Office of Energy Research  Search this
United States Department of Energy Environmental Sciences Division  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 236 p. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1994
[1994]
Topic:
Climatic changes--Research  Search this
Greenhouse effect, Atmospheric--Research  Search this
Carbon cycle (Biogeochemistry)  Search this
Call number:
QC981.8.C5 G56 1994
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_486888

Glaciers, ice sheets, and sea level : effect of a CO₂- induced climatic change : report of a workshop held in Seattle, Washington, September 13-15, 1984 / prepared by Ad Hoc Committee on the Relationship between Land Ice and Sea Level [and] Committee on Glaciology, Polar Research Board [and] Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics and Resources, National Research Council

Author:
National Research Council (U.S.) Ad Hoc Committee on the Relationship between Land Ice and Sea Level  Search this
United States Department of Energy Office of Basic Energy Sciences Carbon Dioxide Research Division  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Committee on Glaciology  Search this
National Research Council (U.S.) Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 348 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1985
[1985]
Topic:
Atmospheric carbon dioxide--Environmental aspects  Search this
Climatic changes  Search this
Glaciers  Search this
Sea level  Search this
Ice sheets  Search this
Call number:
QC879.8 .G54 1985
QC879.8.G54 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_337984

Ancient materials data as a basis for waste form integrity projections / prepared by Maureen F. Kaplan

Author:
Kaplan, Maureen F  Search this
Analytic Sciences Corporation  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (various pagings) : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1979
Topic:
Environmental archaeology  Search this
Glassware, Ancient--Analysis  Search this
Pottery, Ancient--Analysis  Search this
Call number:
CC81 .K17 1979
CC81.K17 1979
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_202252

A bibliography of the paleontology and paleoecology of the Devonian-Mississippian black-shale sequence in North America / by Lance S. Barron and Frank R. Ettensohn

Author:
Barron, Lance S  Search this
Ettensohn, Frank R  Search this
Morgantown Energy Technology Center  Search this
Physical description:
iv, 86 pages ; 28 cm
Type:
Bibliography
Place:
United States
Date:
1980
Paleozoic
Topic:
Paleontology  Search this
Paleoecology  Search this
Shale  Search this
Call number:
Z6033.P2 B27
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_151349

An Act To provide for the designation and conservation of certain public lands in the State of Alaska, including the designation of units of the National Park, National Wildlife Refuge, National Forest, National Wild and Scenic Rivers, and National Wilderness Preservation Systems, and for other purposes

Author:
96th Congress, Sess. 2, 1980  Search this
Subject:
United States Alaska National Interest Lands Conservation Act  Search this
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)  Search this
National Science Foundation  Search this
Naval Arctic Research Laboratory  Search this
United States Dept. of Energy  Search this
United States Dept. of the Navy  Search this
Physical description:
Number of pages: 3; Page Numbers: 2371, 2453-54
Type:
Public Law
Place:
Alaska
Date:
1981
12/02/1980
Topic:
Arctic regions--Research  Search this
Conservation  Search this
National parks and reserves  Search this
Protected areas  Search this
Public lands  Search this
Publisher:
Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing Office
Data Source:
Smithsonian Archives - History Div
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sic_5053

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