Fonds 1648 - Derek Paul fonds

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UTA 1648


Derek Paul fonds


  • 1947-2007 (Creation)

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3.04 m of textual and graphic records (23 boxes)
45 negatives
28 photoprints

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Derek Paul was born in 1929 and was educated at the University of Cambridge (England) and Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario. From 1953 to 1963, he held positions of Lecturer, Assistant Professor and Associate Professor at the Royal Military College, Kingston, Ontario. He joined the University of Toronto as Associate Professor in the Department of Physics in 1964. He was appointed Professor of Physics in 1976. In 1981 he was a founding member of the Science for Peace group at the University of Toronto. He served as Treasurer (1981-1982), Research Director (1982-1984 and 1985-1986), Secretary (1984-1985), Publications Director (1988-1990, 1992-1993), and President (1993-1994).

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File B2009-0041/001(02): correspondence relating to Dr. Kip-Yun Chun, is restricted for 30 years until 2039.
All other files are open.

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