Childhood, family life, early influences; to Clark University in physics and mathematics; financial hardships; graduate work at Rice University (W.
In this interview, Melba Phillips discusses: Bryn Mawr College; group theory; Oppenheimer-Phillips process; Maria Goeppert-Mayer; teaching physics;
Topics discussed include: his education, Robert Millikan, Carl Anderson, his dissertation on energy losses of certain high energy electrons, his ti
This interview focuses on Morrison's scientific papers, written primarily during his years at Cornell University, 1946-1964. Also covered is his g
Morrison had an almost unique experience during the Manhattan Project, participating in many of the central events of building and using the atomic
Early interest in radio; Carnegie Institute of Technology's physics department, 1932-1936; first department research program; summer research exper
In this interview, Robert Richtmyer discusses: New York University; Edward Teller; Los Alamos National Laboratory; thermonuclear bomb; Electronic N