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    FERMI, Enrico (1901-1954). A fine and extensive collection of papers by Fermi, including 36 papers from the library of H.L. Anderson. Comprising:

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    FERMI, Enrico (1901-1954). A fine and extensive collection of papers by Fermi, including 36 papers from the library of H.L. Anderson. Comprising:


    THE TWO SEMINAL PAPERS ON FERMI STATISTICS:

    FERMI, Enrico. Sulla Quantizzazione del Gas Perfetto Monoatomico. 5pp. 8o. Rome Reprinted from "Rendiconti della R. Accademia Nazionale dei Lincei." February 1926. -- Zur Quantelung des Idealen Einatomigen Gases. Pp. 902-912. 8o. Berlin: "Reprinted from Zeitschrift fur Physik", 1926.

    THE FISSION OF URANIUM AND THE CHAIN REACTION: ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMI and H.B. HANSTEIN. Production of Neutrons in Uranium Bombarded by Neutrons. 1 pp. 8o, New York: Reprinted from "The Physical Review", 1939.

    THE CHAIN REACTION: ANDERSON, H.L. Simple Capture of Neutrons by Uranium. 1 pp. 8vo, New York: Reprinted from "The Physical Review", June, 1939. -- ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMI and Leo SZILARD. Neutron Production and Absorption in Uranium. 4 pp. New York: Reprinted from "The Physical Review", August, 1939. --ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMI and A.V. GROSSE. Branching Ratios in the Fission of Uranium (235). 5pp. 8o, New York: Reprinted from "The Physical Review", January, 1941.

    FERMI'S LAST PUBLISHED WORK ON THE NUCLEAR CHAIN REACTION: FERMI, Enrico. The Development of the First Chain Reacting Pile.
    5 pp. 8o. New York: Reprinted from the "Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society", 1946. -- Elementary Theory of the Chain-Reacting Pile. 6pp. 8o. Reprinted from "Science", January, 1947. Together 2 pamphlets.

    FERMI AND TELLER COLLABORATION: FERMI, Enrico. The Absorption of Mesotrons in Air and in Condensed Materials. 1pp. 8o, New York: Reprinted form "The Physical Review" 1939. -- FERMI, E., Edward TELLER and V. WEISSKOPF. The Decay of Negative Mesotrons in Matter. lpp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", 1947. -- FERMI, E. and Edward TELLER. The Capture of Negative Mesotrons in Matter. 10pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", 1947. -- FERMI, E. Galactic Magnetic Fields and the Origin of Cosmic Radiation. 6pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Astrophysical Journal", 1954. -- CHANDRASEKHAR, S. and E. FERMI. Problems of Gravitational Stability in the Presence of a Magnetic Field. 25pp. 8vo, Reprinted from "The Astrophysical Review", 1953.

    FERMI'S DISCOVERY OF 'SLOW NEUTRONS': ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMI and Leona MARSHALL. Production of Low Energy Neutrons by Filtering Through Graphite. 3pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", December 1, 1946. -- FERMI, E., W.J. STURN and R.G. SACHS. The Transmission of Slow Neutrons through Microcrystalline Materials. 6pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", May 1, 1947. -- FERMI, E. and L. MARSHALL. Interference Phenomena of Slow Neutrons. 12pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", May 15, 1947. -- FERMI, E. and L. MARSHALL. Phase of Scattering of Thermal Neutrons by Aluminum and Strontium. lpp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", June 15, 1947. -- ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMI, A. WATTENBERG, G.L WEIL and W.H. ZINN. Method for Measuring Neutron-Absorption Cross Sections by the Effect on the Reactivity of a Chain-Reacting Pile. 8pp. 8. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", July 1, 1947. -- FERMI, E., J. MARSHALL and L. MARSHALL. A Thermal Neutron Velocity Selector and Its Application to the Measurement of the Cross Section of Boron. 4pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", August 1, 1947. -- FERMI, E. and L. MARSHALL. Spin Dependence of Scattering of Slow Neutrons by Be, AL, and Bi. 3pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", September 1, 1947. -- FERMI, E. and L. MARSHALL. On the Interaction Between Neutrons and Electrons. 8pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", December 15, 1947. -- ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMI and L. MARSHALL. Production of Low-Energy Neutrons by Filtering Through Graphite. 4pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Society Cambridge Conference Report", 1947. -- FERMI, E. and Walter ZINN. Reflection of Neutrons on Mirrors. 2pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Society Cambridge Conference Report", 1947. -- FERMI, E. and Leona MARSHALL. Phase of Neutron Scattering. 4pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Society Cambridge Conference Report", 1947.

    HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS - PARTICLE RESONANCE: FERMI, Enrico. Angular Distribution of the Pions Produced in High Energy Nuclear Collisions. 5pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", March 1, 1951. -- ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMI and Others. Total Cross Sections of Negative Pions in Hydrogen. lpp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", March 1, 1952. -- FERMI, E., H.L. ANDERSON and Others. Ordinary and Exchange Scattering of Negative Pions by Hydrogen. lpp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", March 1, 1952. -- ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMi and Others. Total Cross Sections of Positive Pions in Hydrogen. lpp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", March 1, 1952. -- ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMI and Others. Deuterium Total Cross Sections for Positive and Negative Pions. lpp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", May 1, 1952. -- ANDERSON, H.L., E. FERMI and Others. Angular Distribution of Pions Scattered by Hydrogen. lpp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review" June 1, 1952. -- ANDERSON, H.L. and E. FERMI. Scattering and Capture of Pions by Hydrogen. lpp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", June 1, 1952. -- ANDERSON, H.L, E. FERMI and Others. Angular Distribution of Pions Scattered by Hydrogen. 14pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", July 1, 1953. -- E. FERMI, M. GLICKSMAN and Others. Scattering of Negative Pions by Hydrogen. 3pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", October 1, 1953. -- FERMI, E. Polarization of High Energy Protons Scattered by Nuclei. 5pp. 8o. Reprinted by "Il Nuovo Cimento", Febbraio 22, 1954. -- FERMI, E., N. METROPLIS and E. Felix ALEI. Phase Shift Analysis of the Scattering of Negative Pions by Hydrogen. 6pp. 8o. Reprinted from "The Physical Review", September 15, 1954. -- FERMI, E. Multiple Production of Pions in Pion-Nucleon Collisions. 5pp. 8o. Rio De Janeiro, 1954.



    [With:]

    FERMI, Enrico, "Possible Production of Elements of Atomic Number Higher Than 92.: In: Nature. June 16, 1934, No. 3372, Vol. 13. Original wrappers.

    Fermi, Enrico. "Versuch Einer Theorie Der Beta Strahlen" In: Zeitschrift Fur Physik 88, 161, Berlin 1934. 8o. Buckram.


    FERMI. Five offprints from Memorie Della Reale Accademia D'Italia Classe di Scienze Fisiche Mathematiche e Naturali: Sui Momenti Magnetici Dei Nuclei Atomici Roma 1930 VIII. -- Sul Calculo Degli Spettri Degli Ioni Roma 1930 VIII. -- L'Effetto Raman Nelle Molecole E Nei Cristalli Roma 1932 X. -- Sulla Teoria Delle Structure Iperfini Roma 1933 XI. -- Le Orbite and S Degli Elementi Roma 1934 XIII.


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