Albert Overhauser, US physicist

Albert Overhauser, US physicist

C018/9273 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 30.2MB

Downloadable file size: 1.5MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Credit: EMILIO SEGRE VISUAL ARCHIVES/AMERICAN INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Restrictions: Editorial use only

Caption: Albert Warner Overhauser (1925-2011), US physicist. Overhauser studied at the University of California, Berkeley, from 1942, spending two years in the US Navy Reserve in the Second World War. He obtained his doctorate in physics in 1951. He is best known for the theory of spin polarization transfer that he developed in the 1950s. Known as the nuclear Overhauser effect, this is observed in nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR). Overhauser later worked at Cornell (1953-58), the Ford Motor Company (until 1973), and Purdue University. His honours included election to the National Academy of Sciences (1976) and the National Medal of Science (1994).

Release details: Model release not available. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1900s, 20th century, adult, albert overhauser, albert w. overhauser, albert warner overhauser, american, black-and-white, blackboard, caucasian, cornell, ford, head and shoulders, historical, history, human, male, man, monochrome, national academy of sciences, national medal of science, noe, north america, north american, nuclear overhauser effect, overhauser effect, particle physics, people, person, physical, physicist, physics, portrait, purdue, scientist, spin polarization transfer, united states, university, us, usa, white

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.