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Seventh Solvay Conference on Physics
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Photograph by Benjamin Couprie, Institut International de Physique Solvay, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Leon Brillouin Collection

Signed group photograph from the Seventh (7th) Solvay Conference on Physics held in Bruxelles, Belgium, October 22-29, 1933. The theme was the structure and properties of atomic nuclei. Seated left to right: E. Schrodinger, I. Joliot, N. Bohr, A. Joffe, M. Curie, P. Langevin, O.W. Richardson, Lord Rutherford, Th. DeDonder (Brussels), M. deBroglie, L. deBroglie, L. Meitner, J. Chadwick. Standing left to right: E. Henriot (Brussels), F. Perrin, F. Joliot, W. Heisenberg, H.A. Kramers, E. Stahel (Brussels), E. Fermi, E. T. S. Walton, P. A. M. Dirac, P. Debye, N. F. Mott, B. Cabrera, G. Gamow, W. Bothe, P. Blackett (at back), M.S. Rosenblum (Paris), J. Errera, Ed. Bauer, W. Pauli, J. E. Verschaffelt (Ghent), M. Cosyns (Brussels) (at back), E. Herzen (Brussels), J. D. Cockcroft, C. D. Ellis (Cambridge), R. Peierls, Aug. Piccard, E. O. Lawrence, L. Rosenfeld (Liege). Attendees not pictured: A. Einstein and Ch. Eug. Guye.

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October 22-29, 1933
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5 photographic prints (black and white; 15.5 x 11.5 inches, 13.5 x 10.5 inches, 11 x 4 inches, 8 x 5.25 inches, 6.5 x 4.5 inches)
Schrodinger, Erwin, 1887-1961
Joliot-Curie, Irène, 1897-1956
Bohr, Niels, 1885-1962
Ioffe, A. F. (Abram Fedorovich), 1880-1960
Curie, Marie, 1867-1934
Langevin, Paul, 1872-1946
Richardson, O. W. (Owen Willans), 1879-1959
Rutherford, Ernest, 1871-1937
Donder, Th. de (Théophile), 1872-
Broglie, Maurice de, 1875-1960
Broglie, Louis de, 1892-1987
Meitner, Lise, 1878-1968
Chadwick, James, 1891-1974
Henriot, Émile, 1885-1961
Perrin, Francis
Joliot-Curie, Frédéric
Heisenberg, Werner, 1901-1976
Kramers, Hendrik Anthony, 1894-1952
Stahel, Ernest
Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954
Walton, Ernest, 1903-1995
Dirac, P. A. M. (Paul Adrien Maurice), 1902-1984
Debye, Peter J. W. (Peter Josef William), 1884-1966
Mott, N. F. (Nevill Francis), Sir, 1905-
Cabrera, Blas, 1878-1945
Gamow, George, 1904-1968
Bothe, W. (Walther), 1891-
Blackett, P. M. S. (Patrick Maynard Stuart), Baron Blackett, 1897-1974
Errera, Jacques, 1896-
Bauer, Edmond
Pauli, Wolfgang, 1900-1958
Verschaffelt, Jules Emile
Cosyns, Max
Herzen, Edouard
Cockcroft, John, Sir, 1897-1967
Ellis, C. D. (Charles Drummond), 1895-1980
Peierls, Rudolf E. (Rudolf Ernst), 1907-1995
Piccard, Auguste, 1884-1962
Lawrence, Ernest Orlando, 1901-1958
Rosenfeld, L. (Leon), 1904-1974
Institut international de physique Solvay
Solvay Conference on Physics