Robert Aymar (1936-), Director-General of CERN from 2004 to 2008

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Robert Aymar (1936-), Director-General of CERN from 2004 to 2008


April 1981 to November 2008

Level of description


Extent of the unit of description

64 boxes; 165 Items; 7 linear metres

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Name of creator

Robert Aymar

Biographical history


Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Director-General's office, 13 May 2008

Content & Structure [Top]

Scope and content


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information

Nothing was destroyed.


No further accruals are expected.

System of arrangement

01 Departments CERN-ARCH-DG-RAY-01-001 to 008
02 DG's Services CERN-ARCH-DG-RAY-02-001 to 031
03 Collaborations CERN-ARCH-DG-RAY-03-001 to 015
04 European Union Projects CERN-ARCH-DG-RAY-04-001 to 038
05 Personnel and Users CERN-ARCH-DG-RAY-05-001 to 018
06 Miscellaneous CERN-ARCH-DG-RAY-06-001 to 011
07 Incoming mail CERN-ARCH-DG-RAY-07-001 to 032
08 Outgoing mail CERN-ARCH-DG-RAY-08-001 to 010

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Conditions governing access

See file level description and the CERN operational circular No 3: rules applicable to archival material and archiving at CERN. In general, records on any subject that are over 30 years old, and all records of a purely scientific nature, may be consulted.

Conditions governing reproduction

Copyright is retained by CERN, no reproduction without permission.

Language / scripts of material

Most of the material is written in English and French.

Finding aids

Listed to file level in the CERN Archives Database.

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Archivist's note

Description prepared by Sandrine Reyes

Date(s) of description

Geneva, the November 2018