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Finback whale: work by Kendrew, 1951-1954

MS. Eng. b. 2012
Held at the Weston Library

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Folder C.149. Printouts, contour maps, density sheets, calculations, lattices, graphs, ideas for structure etc., some dated November 1950, July 1951.

Folder C.150. "Fly's eye work Manchester 1952". Notes, graphs, lattices, photographs, some dated May 1952, using optical diffraction methods developed by H.S. Lipson.

Folder C.151. "Inequalities. 'Manual' application of Cochran's rule". Notes, graphs, calculations, adaptation for EDSAC program etc. (only one set dated 25 April 1953) based on paper by W. Cochran "A relation between the signs of structure factors", 1952, a draft of which is enclosed.

Folder C.152. "EDSAC Finback whale May 1953". Routines and tables, applying Cochran's rule. Includes 9pp. summary of results.

Folder C.153. "Fouriers of Finback. (EDSAC inequalities) May 1953". Similar material, continues to June 1953.

Folder C.154. "Finback whale 3-dimensional Patterson". Printouts (checked), density charts, contour maps, calculations etc., some dated February, April, July 1954.


  • Creation: 1951-1954


6 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. b. 2012

Former reference:

NCUACS 11/4/89/C.149-154

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom