Kapitza, Piotr Leonidovich, 1894 - 1984 (physicist)
- Existence: 1894 - 1984
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
The material was mainly collected by Professor David Schoenberg while he was writing the Royal Society Memoir of Kapitza in 1985. Régis Brun provided additional correspondence to, from and about Kapitza in 2007. This is a small collection of papers, pamphlets, letters and extracts from published sources relating to Kapitza. It includes xerox copies.
Comprising 23 black-and-white photographs.
Photographs of a meeting in Cambridge, including Irène Joliot-Curie, Walter Bothe and Hans Geiger.
Also with photographs of Lise Meitner and Piotr Kapitza outside the newly constructed Mond Laboratory (6) and Lise Meitner having tea at Charles Ellis's house (3).
The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.