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Guide to the Papers of Serge A. Korff MC.110

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Collection processed by Susan Aprill.

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on July 05, 2017
Description is in English.

 Six folders from Box 1 rehoused in Box 9 by Allison Chomet  , July 2017

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Korff, Serge Alexander, 1906-
Source: New York University. Department of Physics
Title: Serge A. Korff Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1928-1989
Abstract: Serge A. Korff was a prominent cosmic ray physicist active in academic, governmental and international settings whose tenure at NYU was from 1941-1989. The collection encompasses Korff's professional career and includes correspondence with leading American, South American and European physicists, graduate students and post-doctoral fellows, academicians from other disciplines, professional scientific organizations, government agencies, military personnel, commercial equipment suppliers, and publishing concerns. Also included in the collection is information on research projects and expeditions; grant proposals and reports; materials on scientific conferences; students' theses and dissertations; administrative records pertaining to NYU and its physics department; and reprints of scholarly articles by Korff and others.
Quantity: 8.42 Linear Feet in 9 boxes.
Location: Please note that this collection is stored offsite, and you must contact the repository to schedule access.
Call Phrase: MC.110