Reference numberPB/2/7/5/7
Previous numbersB.138
TitleBlackett's correspondence with Rudolf Peierls
DateApril-May 1937
DescriptionLengthy letters from Peierls (14 April, 6pp; 17 May, 4pp; 25 May, 4pp) and Blackett (20 May - 4pp) re Blackett's experimental and theoretical papers on energy loss of cosmic ray particles, with comments on Bethe-Heitler Theory (1934).
Access statusOpen
Related materialThe Peierls collection deposited in the Bodleian Library, Oxford, contains a set of notes and calculations in Peierls's hand on 'Blackett paper I' and one page of notes in Blackett's hand on 'scale drawing of chamber with counters'.
Fellows associated with this archive
NA3216Peierls; Sir; Rudolf Ernst (1907 - 1995)1907 - 1995
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