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Lax, Benjamin



  • Existence: 1915-12-29 - 2015-04-21

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin Lax papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0234
Scope and Contents of the Collection The Benjamin Lax papers contain correspondence, travel agendas, speeches, and papers Lax presented at national and international professional conferences on such subjects as semiconductors, materials science, cyclotrons, and magnetism. Also includes correspondence and other records from Lax's years at Lincoln Laboratory, and laboratory notes for a course taught in 1952, Selected Topics in the Theory of Solids (8.363). There are manuscripts, drafts, and reprints of his writings on subjects...
Dates: 1925 - 1975

Francis Bitter papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MC-0077

These papers document the career of Francis Bitter, who helped establish the National Magnet Laboratory at MIT. The bulk of the collection postdates 1934, when Bitter came to MIT. The papers consist primarily of correspondence with colleagues, professional societies, and concerns that hired him as a consultant.

Dates: 1925 - 1967