Hong-Yee Chiu (b. 1932)

ID: SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0238]

Creator: United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Form/Genre: Black-and-white photographs

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Citation: Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

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Summary

Chinese-American astrophysicist Hong-Yee Chiu (b. 1932) is credited with coining the term "quasar" in 1964.

Creator

United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Subject

  • Chiu, Hong-yee 1932-
  • United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Cite as

Acc. 90-105 - Science Service, Records, 1920s-1970s, Smithsonian Institution Archives

Topic

  • Quasars
  • Astrophysics
  • Astrophysics
  • Quasars

Form/Genre

Black-and-white photographs

Local number

SIA Acc. 90-105 [SIA2008-0238]

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