Includes notebooks from Knudsen's undergraduate years at BYU; graduate years at Chicago, lecture notes from UCLA, and lab notes of various experiments.
- Knudsen, Vern Oliver, 1893-1974 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for public research.
Conditions Governing Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Laboratory notebooks must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
10 folders (0.5 linear ft.)
Biographical / Historical
BYU student of physics under the direction of Harvey Fletcher. Awarded a PhD in 1922 from the University of Chicago. Went on to teach at UCLA as one of the world's authorities on architectural acoustics. Later became Chancellor of UCLA. Founded the Acoustical Society of America.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated; Ed Knudsen; 437 Belview Dr., L. A. 90012; 1977; 77-210.
University history (University Archives collecting policy , February 2010).
- Register of Vern Oliver Knudsen laboratory notebooks
- Rose Frank
- 2011 September 2
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