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Brian Greene Lectures, 1997-2002

Summary Information

At a Glance

Title:Brian Greene Lectures, 1997-2002
Physical description:2.5 linear feet (2 record cartons).
Language(s):In English


This collection is arranged by date of lecture.


Scope and Content

This collection comprises 85 VHS tapes of the lectures on Quantum Field Theory and Modern Geometry by Professor Brian Greene, Fall 1997-Spring 2002.

Series I: Brian Greene Lectures

Using the Collection

Access Restrictions

Thie collection has no restrictions.

This collection is located on-site.

Restrictions on Use

The Rare Book and Manuscript Library does not currently have the capacity to allow patrons access to audio cassettes, reel-to-reel tapes, film, analog records, and videotapes. If you need access to this type of material, please contact Access Services to discuss the possibility of reproduction or reformatting.

Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the University Archivist/Curator of Manuscripts, Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML). The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Brian Greene Lectures; Box and Tape. University Archives, Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Archives; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Christina Cary (CC 2015), June 2014.

Finding aid written by Patrick Lawlor, June 2014.

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 24, 2014

Finding aid written in English.

    2014-06-24 File created.

Subject Headings

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Columbia University--Department of Physics.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Field theory (Physics).PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Geometry, Modern.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Quantum field theory.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
String models.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
a Greene, B. (Brian) 1963-PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Brian Greene (Ph.D., Oxford University, 1987) is a leading theoretical physicist and string theorist. He has been a professor at Columbia University since 1996. He is chairman of the World Science Festival, which he co-founded with Tracy Day in 2008.