Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo
This interview with A. G. W. Cameron focuses on selected aspects of Cameron's research including nucleosynthesis and use of computers in research.
Interview concentrates on the history of the physics department at Harvard University, and discusses: the department's relationship with the depart
Family background; education (Ph.D. from University of California at Berkeley in 1950); academic affiliations.
Interview about Egon Bretscher with his wife. Joins Ernest Rutherford at University of Cambridge in 1934.
Boyer, former head of the laser division at the Los Alamos National Laboratory, discusses the origins of the Los Alamos Laser Program, the influenc
Recollections of physics community in 1920s and early 1930s; opportunities for physics work in Europe; awareness of political climate in Germany (1