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This website, a part of the AIP Center for History of Physics, contains a number of collections on specific topics in physics history. Topics include Marie Curie, Albert Einstein, and the Discovery of the Electron. Each collection includes a discussion of the topics along with photos and other illustrations.
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© 2004 American Institute of Physics
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Albert Einstein, Heisenberg, Marie Curie, Sakharov, cyclotron, global warming, transistors
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Metadata instance created July 15, 2004 by Cathy Ezrailson
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May 29, 2011 by Lyle Barbato
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This resource is part of 2 Physics Front Topical Units.



Topic: History and Philosophy of Physics
Unit Title: Pioneers and Innovators

This collection sponsored by the American Institute of Physics provides vignettes of people who played key roles in the history of physics, including Marie Curie, Einstein, Heisenberg, Sakharov, and J.J. Thomson. It also features packaged materials on the discovery of the electron, global warming, and the discovery of fission, pulsar, and superconductivity.

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American Institute of Physics, (2004), WWW Document, (http://www.aip.org/history/exhibits.html).
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American Institute of Physics, Exhibits and Other Online Resources for History of Physics and Allied Fields, (2004), <http://www.aip.org/history/exhibits.html>.
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American Institute of Physics. (2004). Exhibits and Other Online Resources for History of Physics and Allied Fields. Retrieved September 22, 2014, from http://www.aip.org/history/exhibits.html
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American Institute of Physics. Exhibits and Other Online Resources for History of Physics and Allied Fields. 2004. http://www.aip.org/history/exhibits.html (accessed 22 September 2014).
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American Institute of Physics. Exhibits and Other Online Resources for History of Physics and Allied Fields. 2004. 22 Sep. 2014 <http://www.aip.org/history/exhibits.html>.
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