Coverart for item
The Resource Fermilab : physics, the frontier, and megascience, Lillian Hoddeson, Adrienne W. Kolb, and Catherine Westfall

Fermilab : physics, the frontier, and megascience, Lillian Hoddeson, Adrienne W. Kolb, and Catherine Westfall

Label
Fermilab : physics, the frontier, and megascience
Title
Fermilab
Title remainder
physics, the frontier, and megascience
Statement of responsibility
Lillian Hoddeson, Adrienne W. Kolb, and Catherine Westfall
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Starting with its founding in 1967, the authors follow Fermilab's development over four decades to become the United States' premier accelerator lab
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoddeson, Lillian
Dewey number
539.7/30973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QC789.2.U62
LC item number
F474 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kolb, Adrienne W
  • Westfall, Catherine
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
  • Particle accelerators
  • Particles (Nuclear physics)
Label
Fermilab : physics, the frontier, and megascience, Lillian Hoddeson, Adrienne W. Kolb, and Catherine Westfall
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091428459
  • 31223091428467
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 443-469) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The call of the frontier -- An American dream -- The several hundred GeV accelerator, 1959-1963 -- The Berkeley design, 1963-1965 -- Midwest passage, 1965-1967 -- A new frontier on the Illinois prairie -- Wilson's vision -- Constructing the ring, 1968-1972 -- A user's paradise, 1968-1978 -- Beyond the horizon : the energy doubler, 1967-1978 -- The road to megascience -- Lederman's vision -- Completing the doubler, 1978-1984 -- Bigger science : experiment strings, 1970-1988 -- Megascience realized : colliding beams, 1967-1989 -- The super collider affair -- Epilogue: Light on the horizon, 1989-1995 -- Authors' statements and other acknowledgements -- Appendix: Fermilab experiments, 1970-1992
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 497 p.
Isbn
9780226346236
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008006254
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 192045754
  • (OCoLC)192045754
Label
Fermilab : physics, the frontier, and megascience, Lillian Hoddeson, Adrienne W. Kolb, and Catherine Westfall
Link
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223091428459
  • 31223091428467
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 443-469) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The call of the frontier -- An American dream -- The several hundred GeV accelerator, 1959-1963 -- The Berkeley design, 1963-1965 -- Midwest passage, 1965-1967 -- A new frontier on the Illinois prairie -- Wilson's vision -- Constructing the ring, 1968-1972 -- A user's paradise, 1968-1978 -- Beyond the horizon : the energy doubler, 1967-1978 -- The road to megascience -- Lederman's vision -- Completing the doubler, 1978-1984 -- Bigger science : experiment strings, 1970-1988 -- Megascience realized : colliding beams, 1967-1989 -- The super collider affair -- Epilogue: Light on the horizon, 1989-1995 -- Authors' statements and other acknowledgements -- Appendix: Fermilab experiments, 1970-1992
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 497 p.
Isbn
9780226346236
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008006254
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 192045754
  • (OCoLC)192045754

Library Locations

    • Main LibraryBorrow it
      100 Larkin Street, San Francisco, CA, 94102, US
      37.779376 -122.415795
Processing Feedback ...