Pupin Physics Laboratories, Columbia University

Broadway and 120th St., New York, New York. County/parish: New York.

NRIS 66000550

1 contributing building.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places October 15, 1966.

From Wikipedia:

Pupin Hall

Pupin Physics Laboratories , also known as Pupin Hall, is home to the physics and astronomy departments of Columbia University in New York City. The building is located on the south side of 120th Street, just east of Broadway. In 1965, Pupin was named a National Historic Landmark for its association with experiments relating to the splitting of the atom, achieved in connection with the later Manhattan Project. In 2009 the American Physical Society named Pupin Hall a historic site and honored Isidor Isaac Rabi for his work in the field of magnetic resonance.

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Architects:

  • Unknown

Architectural styles:

  • No Style Listed

Significant persons associated with this site:

  • Fermi, Enrico

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/66000550

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