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Image title: 
Fourth Solvay Conference on Physics
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Photograph by Benjamin Couprie, Institut International de Physique Solvay, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Leon Brillouin Collection

Group photograph at the Fourth Solvay Conference on Physics, April 24-29, 1924, Brussels, Belgium. The topic was "Electric conductivity of metals and related problems." Seated, front row, left to right: E. Rutherford, Madame Curie, E. H. Hall, H. A. Lorentz, W. [L]. Bragg, M. Brillouin, W. H. Keesom, E. van Aubel. Seated, second row, left to right: P. Debye, A. [Ioffe], O. W. Richardson, W. Broniewski, W. Rosenhain, P. Langevin, G. de Hevesy. Standing, left to right: L. Brillouin, E. Henriot, Th. de Donder, [E. H. G.] Bauer, E. Herzen, Aug. Piccard, E. Schrodinger, P. W. Bridgman, J. Verschafelt.

Photo date: 
April 24-29, 1924
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 15.5 x 11.5 inches)
Rutherford, Ernest, 1871-1937
Curie, Marie, 1867-1934
Hall, Edwin Herbert, 1855-1938
Lorentz, H. A. (Hendrik Antoon), 1853-1928
Bragg, William Lawrence, Sir, 1890-1971
Brillouin, Marcel, 1854-1948
Keesom, W. H. (Willem Hendrik), 1876-
van Aubel, Edmond
Debye, Peter J. W. (Peter Josef William), 1884-1966
Ioffe, A. F. (Abram Fedorovich), 1880-1960
Richardson, O. W. (Owen Willans), 1879-1959
Broniewski, Witold 1880-1939
Rosenhain, Walter, 1875-1934
Langevin, Paul, 1872-1946
Hevesy, Georg von, 1885-1966
Brillouin, Leon, 1889-1969
Henriot, Émile, 1885-1961
Donder, Th. de (Théophile), 1872-
Bauer, Edmond
Herzen, Edouard
Piccard, Auguste, 1884-1962
Schrodinger, Erwin, 1887-1961
Bridgman, P. W. (Percy Williams), 1882-1961
Verschaffelt, Jules Emile