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Mario Iona Papers

 Collection
Identifier: M393
This collection contains the personal papers of Mario Iona, a German-born and -educated physics professor who worked for the University of Denver from 1946-1986.

Dates

  • 1971 - 2001

Creator

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 Document Box) ; Document box: 15.5 x 10.5 x 5 inches (1)

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of copies of Mario Iona's authored publications in a variety of Physics magazines, copies of his curriculum vitae (CV), and reports from his time as a faculty member in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Denver.

Biographical / Historical

Mario Iona, born in Berlin in 1917, graduated from the University of Vienna with a Ph.D in Physics in 1939. He was a Physics professor at the Universtiy of Denver Department of Physics and Astronomy from 1946 until he retired in 1986. He continued to publish until his death in 2004. From 1942-1985, he was also the manager of the Inter-University High Altitude Labratories (IUHAL) located at Mount Evans and Echo Lake, Colorado.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

Contact:
2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
(303) 871-3428