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Ninth Solvay Conference on Physics
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Photograph by G. Coopmans, Institut International de Physique Solvay, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Leon Brillouin Collection

Group photograph from the Ninth (9th) Solvay Conference on Physics, September 25-29, 1951, Brussels, Belgium. The theme of the meeting was "The Solid State." Seated, left to right: C. [Crussard], N.P. Allen, Y. Cauchois, C. O. G. Borelius, Sir W. L. Bragg, C. Moller, F. Seitz, J. H. Hollomon, F. C. Frank. Second row, left to right: [G]. W. Rathenau, W. Koster, E. Rudberg, L. Flamache, O. Goche, L. Groven, E. Orowan, W. [G]. Burgers, W. Shockley, A. Guinier, C. S. Smith, U. Dehlinger, J. Laval, E. Henriot. Third row, left to right: R. Gaspart, W. M. Lomer, A. H. Cottrell, G. A. Homes, H. Curien.

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September 25-29, 1951
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1 photographic print (black and white; 15.5 x 11.5 inches)
Institut international de physique Solvay
Crussard, Charles, 1916-2008
Cauchois, Y. (Yvette), 1908-
Borelius, Gudmund, 1889 1985
Bragg, William Lawrence, Sir, 1890-1971
Moller, C. (Christian), 1904-1980
Seitz, Frederick, 1911-2008
Hollomon, J. Herbert (John Herbert)
Frank, Charles, Sir
Rathenau, Gerard W. , 1911 1989
Köster, Werner, 1896-1989
Rudberg, Erik, 1902-1980
Orowan, E. (Egon), 1902-1989
Burgers, W. G. (Wilhelm Gerard), 1897-
Shockley, William, 1910-1989
Guinier, Andre
Smith, Cyril Stanley, 1903-1992
Dehlinger, Ulrich, 1901-
Henriot, Émile, 1885-1961
Lomer, W. M
Cottrell, Alan, 1919-2012
Curien, Hubert
Solvay Conference on Physics