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Third 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

Group photograph from the Third Solvay Conference on Physics, April 1-6, 1921, Brussels, Belgium. The theme was "atoms and electrons." Seated, row one, left to right: A.A. Michelson, P. Weiss, M. Brillouin, E. Solvay, H.A. Lorentz, E. Rutherford, R.A. Millikan, Madame Curie. Seated, row two, left to right: M. Knudsen (Copenhagen), J. Perrin, P. Langevin, O.W. Richardson, J. Larmor, K. Kamerlingh Onnes, P. Zeeman, M. De Broglie. Standing, row three, left ti right: W.L. Bragg, E. Van Aubel (Ghent), W. I. De Haas (Delft), E. Herzen (Brussels), C. G. Barkla, P. Ehrenfest, M. Siegbahn, J. E. Verschaffelt (Haarlem), L. Brillouin.

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April 1-6, 1921
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2 photographic prints (black and white; 15.5 x 11.5 inches, 13.5 x 10.5 inches)
Michelson, Albert A. (Albert Abraham), 1852-1931
Weiss, Pierre, 1865-1940
Brillouin, Marcel, 1854-1948
Solvay, Ernest, 1838-1922
Lorentz, H. A. (Hendrik Antoon), 1853-1928
Rutherford, Ernest, 1871-1937
Millikan, Robert Andrews, 1868-1953
Curie, Marie, 1867-1934
Knudsen, Martin, 1871-
Langevin, Paul, 1872-1946
Richardson, O. W. (Owen Willans), 1879-1959
Larmor, Joseph, Sir
Kamerlingh Onnes, Heike, 1853-1926
Zeeman, Pieter, 1865-1943
Broglie, Maurice de, 1875-1960
Bragg, William Lawrence, Sir, 1890-1971
van Aubel, Edmond
Haas, Wander Johannes de, 1878-1960
Herzen, Edouard
Barkla, C. G. (Charles Glover), 1877-1944
Ehrenfest, Paul, 1880-1933
Siegbahn, Manne, 1886-1978
Verschaffelt, Jules Emile
Brillouin, Leon, 1889-1969
Institut international de physique Solvay
Solvay Conference on Physics