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Hutchisson, Elmer, 1902-
Oral history interview with Elmer Hutchisson, 1970 October 22.
Childhood in Cleveland, 1902-1919; interest in mechanical things and in physics, Joseph Valasek's influence. At Case Western Reserve University (Dayton Miller), 1919-1923; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1923-1924; University of Minnesota, 1924-1926; work with Paul Heymans on photoelasticity; John Van Vleck's student. Marriage to Joseph Valasek's sister, 1925. About Anthony Zeleny, J. Valasek. University of Pittsburgh, 1926-1941; with Erwin Schrödinger in Berlin, 1929; interest in pedagogy and development of teaching equipment. American Institute of Physics (AIP) 5th anniversary conference 1936. At Case Western, 1944-1957 (Dean of Faculty, Dean of Graduate School, and Director of Research Division). AIP Directorship, 1957-1964; fund raising, the Niels Bohr Library and Archives. Also prominently mentioned are: Charles A. Coffin, Enrico Fermi, Theodore Folke, Dannie Heineman, Rose Hutchisson, Mervin J. Kelly, Albert Abraham Michelson, Dayton C. Miller, Morris Muscat, Jason John Nassau, George Braxton Pegram, John Torrence Tate, Oscar William Torreson; American Association of Physics Teachers Commission on College Physics, American Institute of Physics Corporate Associates, American Institute of Physics War Policy Committee, American Physical Society, Central Scientific Company, Council on Applied Physics, International Business Machines Corporation, Journal of Applied Physics, Review of Scientific Instruments, and Universität Berlin.
Coffin, Charles A.
Fermi, Enrico, 1901-1954.
Folke, Theodore
Heineman, Dannie N., 1872-1962.
Heymans, Paul
Hutchisson, Elmer, 1902-
Hutchisson, Rose
Kelly, Mervin Joe.
Michelson, Albert A. (Albert Abraham), 1852-1931
Miller, Dayton Clarence, 1866-1941.
Muscat, Morris
Nassau, Jason John, 1893-1965
Pegram, George Braxton, 1876-1958.
Schrödinger, Erwin, 1887-1961
Tate, John T. (John Torrence), 1889-1950.
Torreson, Oscar William
Valasek, Joseph
Van Vleck, J. H. (John Hasbrouck), 1899-
Zeleny, Anthony
American Association of Physics Teachers.
American Institute of Physics.
American Institute of Physics. War Policy Committee.
American Physical Society.
Case Western Reserve University
Central Scientific Company
Council on Applied Physics
Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Berlin
International Business Machines Corporation.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Niels Bohr Library & Archives
University of Minnesota.
University of Pittsburgh.
Journal of applied physics.
Fund raising.
Journalism, Scientific.
Physics -- Study and teaching.
Oral histories. aat
Interviews. aat
Sound recordings. aat
Transcripts. aat
Weiner, Charles. interviewer.
American Institute of Physics. Niels Bohr Library & Archives. One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA