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Christian T. Elvey

American astronomer


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Christian Thomas Elvey was an American astronomer and geophysicist.He was born in Phoenix, Arizona to John A. and Lizzie Christina . As a student at the University of Kansas, he studied Astronomy and Physics, and was awarded a B.A. in 1921 then a Masters in 1923. His doctoral work in astrophysics was performed at the University of Chicago, where he was granted a Ph.D. in 1930 with a thesis concerning "the Relations Between the Observed Contours of Spectral Lines and the Physical Properties of the Stars".

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University of Kansas

Public research university in Kansas, United States

University of Chicago

Private research university in Chicago, Illinois, United States