Covers his family background, upbringing, education at the University of Cambridge, and positions at University of Edinburgh, Imperial College, Uni
Family background, early schooling; physics studies at University of Petrograd, Dmitri Rozhdestwensky.
Early life in London during World War I; developing interests in mathematics; training at University of Oxford under John Nicholson, I. O.
Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo
In this interview, Geoffrey Burbidge discusses the history of physics over the course of his career. Topics discussed include: Astronomical Societ