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Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-322
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of six websites maintained by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO). SAO, with the Harvard College Observatory, jointly administers the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA). The software website for the CfA High Energy Astrophysics Division, crawled on June 16, 2015, includes basic information ab...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2012-2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-174
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of twelve websites maintained by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO). SAO, with the Harvard College Observatory, jointly administers the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics (CfA). The SAO Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Summer Intern Program website was crawled on December 11, 2012. Th...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 15-320
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of two websites and a mobile website maintained by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory which operates the Chandra X-ray Observatory for the United States National Aeronautics and Space Administration. The Chandra X-ray Observatory website, crawled on May 29, 2015, includes information about the telescope and its ...

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Dates:
bulk 2007-2008
Size:
1.53 Cubic feet (Two 17 x 23 x 3 inch flat boxes)
Collection ID:
NASM.2015.0055
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of x-ray film radiographs made in 2008 by conservator Roland H. "Ron" Cunningham, of the Museum Conservation Institute (MCI), Smithsonian Institution, of 17 artifacts in the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum (NASM) space suit collection, and derivative digital images created by photographer Mark Avino, Chief of Photographic Services, NASM Office of Communications, by scanning the radiographs on a flatbed graphic film scanner and compositing the resulting scans into digital image files.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2015
Collection ID:
Accession 16-194
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Chandra X-ray Observatory website as it existed on November 23, 2015. The website includes information about the observatory, the Chandra X-ray Center, proposal submissions, observation schedules, available data, data analysis software, fellowships, workshops, publications, and other related topics. It also ...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2013
Collection ID:
Accession 13-177
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Chandra X-ray Observatory website as it existed on January 14, 2013. The website includes information about the observatory, the Chandra X-ray Center, proposal submissions, observation schedules, available data, data analysis software, fellowships, workshops, publications, and other related topics. It also i...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory. Central Engineering Department
Dates:
1992-1996
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-193
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a continuation of materials from Accessions 05-007, 05-075, and 06-075. Records include drawings for various components of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration's Chandra X-Ray Observatory (formerly the Advanced X-ray Astrophysics Facility or AXAF). Materials include lists, forms, and drawings.

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Creators:
Giacconi, Riccardo
Dates:
circa 1958-1992, 2008
Size:
28 cu. ft. (28 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-142
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the professional papers of Riccardo Giacconi (1931-2018), an astrophysicist specializing in x-ray astronomy and who was awarded the 2002 Nobel Prize in Physics for the discovery of cosmic x-ray sources. Giacconi's papers document his research, participation in the larger astrophysics community, and influence on ...

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Creators:
Giacconi, Riccardo
Dates:
circa 1971-2004
Size:
6.49 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes) (2 16x20 boxes) (4 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-020
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the professional papers of Riccardo Giacconi (1931-2018), including materials surrounding Giacconi's winning of the Nobel Prize in 2002. Additional topics include the European Southern Observatory, the Hubble Space Telescope, and x-ray telescopes.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
Dates:
2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-332
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a website, crawled January 10, 2017, dedicated to the Hinode X-ray Telescope (formerly known as the Solar-B) and its mission to observe the sun. The website includes information about the telescope and its mission as well as images and news. Data is not included in this accession. Materials are in electronic format.

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