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- Anderson, P.W. (Philip W.), 1923-
- Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
- Philip W. Anderson Papers
- Manuscripts Division
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- 13 boxes
- Storage Note:
- ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1-13
Philip Anderson is a condensed-matter theorist and professor emeritus of Physics at Princeton University. This collection consists of Anderson's research files, including articles and book drafts, grant files, and memos.
Collection Description & Creator Information
This collection consists of Anderson's research files, including articles and book drafts, grant files, and memos.
The order of materials at the time of their transfer has been retained.
- Collection Creator Biography:
Philip Anderson is a condensed-matter theorist and professor emeritus of Physics at Princeton University. He won the 1977 Nobel Prize in Physics together with Sir Nevill Francis Mott and John Hasbrouck van Vleck "for their fundamental theoretical investigations of the electronic structure of magnetic and disordered systems."
Gift of Philip Anderson family in 2011 (AM2011-110).
- Archival Appraisal Information:
No materials were separated during 2011 processing.
- Processing Information:
This collection was processed by Regine Heberlein in 2011. Finding aid written by Regine Heberlein in 2011.
Access & Use
- Access Restrictions:
The collection is open for research with the exception of the student files, which are closed due to FERPA restrictions.
- Conditions for Reproduction and Use:
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.
- Credit this material:
Philip W. Anderson Papers; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Permanent URL:
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA(609) 258-3184