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Edwin Dennison Papers

Edwin W. Dennison (1928-2012) pioneered the use of electronics systems and computers for telescopes. He was a staff member of the Mount Wilson and Palomar Observatories and from 1966 head of the Observatories Astro-Electronics Laboratory on the Caltech campus. He is best known for the photomultiplier tube.

The collection is currently UNPROCESSED.

ID: 2013-00023
Dennison, Edwin Walter

MEDIUM: Paper; QUANTITY: 14 storage boxes

Topics: Astronomy

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