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Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 17 April 1969
Location: 
Cambridge, England

Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 16 April 1969
Location: 
Cambridge, England

Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 15 April 1969
Location: 
Cambridge, England

Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview dates: 
April 29 and 30, 1987
Location: 
University of California, Santa Barbara

Overview of JASON; background to JASON involvement; reasons for joining; relationship to Los Alamos effort.

Interviewed by: 
Albert Bartlett and Joan Warnow
Interview date: 
Saturday, 21 September 1974
Location: 
Boulder, Colorado

This interview begins with a lengthy discussion of his family history, and more personal anecdotes emerge throughout the interview.  After the fami

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Monday, 8 December 1975
Location: 
Conducted on the telephone

Brief interview focused on secrecy in the 1940s.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 15 August 1968
Location: 
Varian Physics Building, Stanford University, California

Recollections of physics community in 1920s and early 1930s; opportunities for physics work in Europe; awareness of political climate in Germany (1

Interviewed by: 
Katherine Sopka
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 16 March 1977
Location: 
Sopka's office, Lyman Laboratory of Physics

Includes information on his pre-Harvard education and postdoctoral experience; pre-World War II work at Harvard with students and in building of th

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson and Alison Kerr
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 13 January 1981
Location: 
Los Alamos, New Mexico

Discusses his early life and education; choosing physics as a career, studying at Columbia University, his expertise in radio engineering; building

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson and Alison Kerr
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 13 January 1981
Location: 
Los Alamos, New Mexico

Discusses his early life and education; choosing physics as a career, studying at Columbia University, his expertise in radio engineering; building

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