Childhood and major influences; college education at Harvard University; position at Edward C.
Interview covers the development of several branches of theoretical physics from the 1930s through the 1960s; the most extensive discussions deal w
Family background; grows up in California; early interest in electronics. Undergraduate and graduate studies at Caltech.
Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo