This interview focuses upon Robinson's role in helping to found and then run the High Voltage Engineering Co., Burlington, Mass.
Family background; freshman course instructors at the University of Chicago; war-time training program; living next door to Manhattan Project peopl
Born in Oregon 1912, entered Purdue University, 1932, studying solid state physics, teaching assistant work with Lothar Nordheim on crystal structu
Topics discussed include: family background, early education, his work at Bell Labs and General Electric, transistors, lasers, silicon, John Bardee
Early life. Study at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Meeting his wife. Work with Elihu Thompson at General Electric.
Interview discuss John S.
Topics discussed include: family background, education at Duke University, graduate work at Princeton University with Don Hamilton, Ruby Sherr and