Papers of E.J. Opik

The Opik papers reflect the lifetime interests and scientific activities of Dr E J Opik, one of the foremost astronomers of his generation. He was Research Associate at the Armagh Observatory from 1948 until 1981 and Acting Director of the Armagh Observatory from 1974 - 1976. The papers consist of his scientific correspondence including referee reports, and manuscripts of his major publications.

Strengths

Unique collection of Opik's scientific correspondence and astronomical papers.

Physical characteristics

5 shelf-metres

Description or Catalogue

Partial itemised typed list; "The Collected Works of Ernst Julius Opik," compiled by J. McFarland (Armagh Observatory, 1983-85, 8 Volumes);

Coverage

1948
1981
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Added by Armagh Observatory | Last updated on: 08 February 2018