Lyman Spitzer, Jr.

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Ph.D. Princeton University 1938 UnitedStates
Dissertation: The Spectra of Late Supergiant Stars
Mathematics Subject Classification: 85—Astronomy and astrophysics

Advisor: Henry Norris Russell

Students:
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NameSchoolYearDescendants
Cohn, HaldanPrinceton University1979
Elmegreen, BrucePrinceton University1975
Field, GeorgePrinceton University195522
Gott, JohnPrinceton University19731
Montgomery, DavidPrinceton University195925
Sanders, RobertPrinceton University19706
Shull, MichaelPrinceton University1976

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