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Title
Aage Petersen letter to Hugh Everett, 11-October-1957
Creator
Petersen, Aage
Date Created and/or Issued
1957-10-11
Contributing Institution
UC Irvine, Libraries, Digital Scholarship Services
Collection
Hugh Everett III Manuscripts
Rights Information
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This material is provided for private study, scholarship, or research. Transmission or reproduction of any material protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. The authors or their heirs retain their copyrights to the material. Contact the University of California, Irvine Libraries, Special Collections and Archives for more information (spcoll@uci.edu).
Description
Scope/Content: Aage Petersen was Niels Bohr's personal assistant. Along with Bohr, Petersen spent the fall of 1954 in Princeton and he and Hugh Everett III became friends. As someone close to both Everett and to Bohr, Petersen was one of Everett's principal correspondents concerning the relationship between his work and the Copenhagen interpretation. This letter is principally social: it congratulates Everett on his marriage and expresses a hope that Petersen and Everett will find a time to meet when Petersen accompanied Bohr on a visit to the U.S. Petersen passes on the opportunity to respond in detail to Everett's arguments in his previous letter.
Scope/Content: This document was found in the basement of Mark Everett in 2007 by Mark Everett and Peter Byrne.
Type
text
Identifier
ark:/81235/d8st7f969
http://hdl.handle.net/10575/1163
Language
English
eng
Subject
Bohr, Niels H.D.
Petersen, Aage
Everett, Hugh III
Correspondence
Quantum mechanics -- Copenhagen interpretation
Relation
Hugh Everett III Correspondence

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