Fermilab History and Archives Project

Publications from the History and Archives Project


Megascience in Particle Physics: The Birth of an Experiment String at Fermilab, Mark Bodnarczuk and Lillian Hoddeson. Published in Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences, volume 38, issue 4, 2008, pages 508-534

Vision to Reality: From Robert R. Wilson's Frontier to Leon Lederman's Fermilab, Lillian Hoddeson and Adrienne W. Kolb, 2003. Published in Physics in Perspective, volume 5, 2004, pages 67-86

The Superconducting Super Collider's Frontier Outpost, 1983-1988, Lillian Hoddeson and Adrienne W. Kolb, 2001. Published in Minerva, volume 38, 2000, pages 271-310

Thinking Small in Big Science: The Founding of Fermilab, 1960-1972, Catherine Westfall and Lillian Hoddeson. Published in Technology and Culture, volume 37, issue 3, 1996, pages 457-492

A New Frontier in the Chicago Suburbs: Settling Fermilab, 1963-1972, Adrienne Kolb and Lillian Hoddeson. Published in Journal of the Illinois State Historical Society, volume 88, 1995, pages 2-18

The Mirage of the "World Accelerator for World Peace" and the Origins of the SSC, 1953-1983, Adrienne Kolb and Lillian Hoddeson, 1993

The First Large-Scale Application of Superconductivity: The Fermilab Energy Doubler, 1972-1983, Lillian Hoddeson, 1987