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Woosley Stanford C2

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Woosley Stanford C2

Donor: 
Donald D. Clayton
Image title: 
Stanford Woosley, Mike Howard and Donald Clayton in Howard's Livermore home
Credit line: 
AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Clayton Collection
Description: 

(L-R): Stanford Woosley, Mike Howard and Donald Clayton in Howard's Livermore home.  As Clayton's PhD students at Rice University, authored studies of explosive nucleosynthesis in supernova shocked shells, and in Cambridge UK were annual fixtures within the 'Rice mafia'.  Woosley launched a career with his PhD thesis study (ApJ 1973) with Clayton and Arnett of explosive oxygen burning and its merging into explosive silicon burning and, at higher entropy, the alpha-rich freezeout.

Photo date: 
October 30, 1981
Original format: 
2 photographic prints (black and white; 6 x 4.5 inches and 5 x 3.5 inches)
Person(s): 
Woosley, Stanford E.
Howard, W. Michael
Clayton, Donald D.
Collection: