Division Reports, 1973-1981

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Summary

Consists of records documenting activities of the observatory's scientific divisions under the directorship of George B. Field. Divisions include Atomic and Molecular Physics, High Energy Astrophysics, Optical and Infrared, Planetary Sciences, Radio and Geoastronomy, Solar and Stellar Physics, and Theoretical Astrophysics. The series also contains information about the Multiple Mirror Telescope. Materials include reports.

Creator

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Office of the Director

Subject

  • Field, George B. 1929-
  • Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
  • Multiple Mirror Telescope Observatory
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Atomic and Molecular Physics Division
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory High Energy Astrophysics Division
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Optical and Infrared Division
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Planetary Sciences Division
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Radio and Geoastronomy Division
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Solar and Stellar Physics Division
  • Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Theoretical Astrophysics Division

Category

Series Level Description

Notes

  • To view records that comprise this series, see the detailed list of accessions and/or record units below.
  • For a history of the creating unit, refer to "Forms part of" above.

Organization

Alphabetic

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 1973
  • 1973-1981

Topic

  • Research institutes
  • Observatories
  • Astronomy
  • Astrophysics
  • Satellites

Form/Genre

Manuscripts

Local number

SIA RS00613

Physical description

1.5 cu. ft. processed holdings