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Burbidge Eleanor Margaret A4

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Burbidge Eleanor Margaret A4

Donor: 
Lucinda Douglas-Menzies
Image title: 
Portrait of Burbidge
Credit line: 
Copyright Lucinda Douglas-Menzies, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives
Description: 

Portrait of E. Margaret Burbidge, astrophysicist and currently Professor Emeritus of Physics at UCSD (University of California at San Diego) where she helped develop the faint object spectrograph in 1990 for the Hubble Space Telescope. Taken in the Goring Hotel while visiting from the States. Photo used in book and exhibit 'Portraits of Astronomers' by Lucinda Douglas-Menzies.

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Photo date: 
April 15, 2008
Original format: 
1 digital image/jpeg (RGB; 5.27 MB)
Person(s): 
Burbidge, E. Margaret
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