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Descriptive Summary

Biographical Note:

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

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University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Bernard B. Kinsey Manuscript



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Kinsey, Bernard B.
Title: Bernard B. Kinsey Manuscript
Abstract: The collection consists of a book manuscript in two volumes about Bernard Bruno Kinsey. The book is a compilation of remembrances of Kinsey and copies of his papers.
Extent: 1 item, 2 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note:

Bernard Bruno Kinsey (1910-1995) was an English-born nuclear physicist who made significant contributions to the field in several leading laboratories around the world. He received his B.A. in 1932 and Ph.D. in 1937 from Cambridge University. Kinsey worked with the Canadian National Research Council, Atomic Energy of Canada Limited, and Chalk River Laboratories from 1944 to 1954; acted as the deputy chief scientific officer at the Atomic Energy Research Establishment in Harwell, England (1955-1958); and joined the University of Texas at Austin as professor of physics (1958-1976) and director of the Center for Nuclear Studies (1958-1969). He was named professor emeritus in 1976, when he retired from UT Austin.

Sources:

University of Texas at Austin Physics Department History

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Scope and Contents

The collection consists of a book manuscript in two volumes about Bernard Bruno Kinsey. The book is a compilation of remembrances of Kinsey and copies of his papers.

Forms part of the Archives of American Mathematics.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is stored remotely at Southpark.

Use Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Kinsey, Bernard Bruno (1910-1995)
Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin. Center for Nuclear Studies
University of Texas at Austin. Department of Physics
Subjects
Nuclear physics
Subjects (Places)
Austin (Tx)

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Bernard B. Kinsey Manuscript, 1910-1997, Archives of American Mathematics, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2015-267/1 (Southpark) Manuscript (2 folders), 1910-1997

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