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Scientific correspondence: Motchane, L., 1970-1985

MS. 11619/66/K.62

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Motchane, an old friend of Peierls from 1931, founded the Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques, Bures-sur-Yvette (IHES). Peierls served on its scientific advisory committee 1963-1974 (see Bird of Passage, p. 316).

Letter 1970 is carbon copy from Peierls to Motchane on the organization and running of IHES.

Correspondence 1985 includes Peierls's note on 'My contacts with IHES'.


  • Creation: 1970-1985


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Language of Materials

  • English


MS. 11619/66/K.62

Former reference:

NCUACS 57.6.95/K.62

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