In this interview, Joanna Behrman, Assistant Public Historian for AIP, interviews Margaret Kivelson, Distinguished Professor Emerita of Space Physi
Elske van Panhuys Smith discusses topics including: her childhood in Monaco, Austria, Holland, Venezuela, Costa Rica, and the United States of Amer
Biographical profile of Babette Whipple, widow of Fred Whipple, concentrating on her marriage and life.
Family background, education, and emergence of scientific orientation.
Family history. Margaret Harwood’s lectures at Maria Mitchell Observatory in Nantucket; B.A.
In this interview, Melba Phillips discusses: Bryn Mawr College; group theory; Oppenheimer-Phillips process; Maria Goeppert-Mayer; teaching physics;
General interview examining family origins; early life in Milwaukee; interest in mechanical things; development of interest in astronomy; engineeri
Interview concentrates on the history of the physics department at Harvard University. Topics discussed include: Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute;
Early life in Pennsylvania; German background; training at Radcliffe College and Harvard College Observatory; staff positions at Harvard and Yale U
In this interview Katherine Harris discusses topics such as: her childhood and family background; going to school at Radcliffe College; getting her