About: History & Archives
Albert Abraham Michelson
1852 - 1931
Professor and Head of Physics Department, University of Chicago, 1892-1929. Won the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1907.
AAAS Presidential Address: A. A. Michelson, "Recent Progress in Spectroscopic Methods," Science (29 December 1911) 34:893-902.
AAAS offices held:
- President, 1910
- American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library
- U.S. Naval Academy, Nimitz Library, Special Collections and Archives
- Nobel e-Museum, The Nobel Foundation