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Main myoglobin programme: monoclinic sperm whale, 1953-1954, n.d.

MS. Eng. b. 2015
Held at the Weston Library

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Folder C.175. "Sperm monoclinic met-imidazole". Calculations, density sheets, contour maps, some dated June 1954. Work by Parrish and Kendrew.

Folder C.176. "Reflections on Wissenberg Patterns". Charts and notes by Bluhm, February-April 1953.

Folder C.177. "Sections through 3-dim. Patterson of sperm monoclinic". Notes and calculations by Bluhm, only one page dated October 1953.

Folder C.178. Scaling factors and checks by Bluhm.

Folder C.179. "Sperm whale myoglobin. 3-dimensional synthesis". Notes, calculations, graphs, printouts (one dated 16 July 1953), including note on "Reconciliation of 3-dimensional results with 2-dimensional projections". Work almost all by Kendrew, a little by Bluhm.

Folder C.180. "End-on Fourier". Notes and calculations, almost all by Kendrew, a little by Bluhm. June 1953 and a later note November 1953.

Folders C.181-183. Three folders of calculations, density charts, printouts and checks for Pattersons.

Folder C.184. "Sperm whale myoglobin. 3-dimensional Patterson. EDSAC sheets". Large scale charts by Bluhm checked by Kendrew, numbered 1-12 and some additional, of values to be used on EDSAC tapes.

Folder C.185. "Sperm monoclinic EDSAC outputs. 3-D Patterson". Printouts and calculations, all checked and corrected by Kendrew.

Folder C.186. Miscellaneous calculations, density sheets, contour maps and projections, by Bluhm, some with Kendrew's checks and corrections dated October 1954.

Folder C.187. Work on radial distribution. Includes data on intensity distribution for haemoglobin, myoglobin and ribonuclease sent by V. Luzzati 1954, graphs, notes and calculations by Bluhm.

Folder C.188. Later work on radial distribution, charts, diagrams etc. in various hands, n.d.

Folder C.189. "3-D Fourier a and special sections". Contour maps and diagrams, including haem group, n.d.


  • 1953-1954, n.d.


15 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. b. 2015

Former reference:

NCUACS 11/4/89/C.175-189

Repository Details

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Weston Library
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