W. K. H. "Pief" Panofsky, 1919 - 2007
SLAC Professor and Director Emeritus
Stanford University, April 10, 2008
Professional and Biographical Information
Events and Photos
- W. K. H. Panofsky: 1919-2007, A
Symposium Celebrating Pief. April 10, 2008, Stanford University
- Staff Memorial
for Dr. Panofsky, September 28, 2007 (streaming video)
Nuclear Weapons: Security or Insecurity? SLAC Colloquium,
March 21, 2007 (video and pdf of presentation)
- 1984 Pief-Fest, The SLAC Summer Institute on
Particle Physics: The Sixth Quark (Published as
Panofsky Auditorium Dedication, May 5, 1999
- San Francisco Exploratorium
Lifetime Achievement Award , April 30, 2003.
Pief Panofsky's 85th birthday (2004)
- Chinese Lion Dance honors Panofsky on 86th birthday
- W. K. H. Panofsky, Director
Emeritus (SLAC Director's Office web page)
- Other Panofsky photo descriptions and thumbnails may
be located by searching on
Panofsky Non-technical publications
- Panofsky, Wolfgang K. H.
Panofsky on Physics, Politics and Peace:
Pief Remembers. W. K. H. Panofsky (Author), Jean Marie Deken (Contributing Editor). New York: Springer, 2007.
construction of SLAC and the Role of R. B. Neal.
of the Symposium on Electron Linear Accelerators in
Honor of Richard B. Neal's 80th Birthday. September 5,
1997. (Published as SLAC-R-526)
The evolution of particle accelerators and Colliders.
Beamline Spring 1997.
Sid Drell and Defense Policy (Presentation for Drell
Symposium, July 31, 1998)
- Panofsky, W. K. H.
An Informal History of SLAC Part Two: The Evolution of
SLAC and Its Program. SLAC Beam Line Special Issue
Number 3, May 1983.
- Panofsky, W. K. H.
Big Physics and Small Physics at Stanford. Stanford
Historical Society, Sandstone and Tile Volume 14, no. 3
(Summer 1990) p. 1-10.
Panofsky Technical publications
For a list of Professor Panofsky's Technical
Publications, please go to
Publications about Panofsky
The Panofsky Papers held by the SLAC Archives and History Office are currently being processed, and are not yet open for
research. SLAC staff
may access descriptions of the Panofsky Papers held by the SLAC
Archives, from the archives' Collections Index via a search on
"Panofsky" under the Title/Desc category.
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