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Interviewed by: 
A. B. Christman
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 24 September 1980

Effect of Sputnik on Navy research and development, position as Chief Scientist of the Advanced Research Projects Agency, and selection to be the f

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Monday, 11 July 1983
Location: 
Essex House Hotel

Interview focuses on Sproull’s career at Cornell University, his decision to become Provost, later President, of the University of Rochester, and h

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg and Robert Seidel
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 31 January 1984
Location: 
Berkeley, California

Research on nonlinear optics at MIT, 1962-1967. Other laser research in MIT period.

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Saturday, 28 January 1984
Location: 
Berkeley, California

Research on nonlinear optics at MIT, 1962-1967. Other laser research in MIT period.

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Sunday, 6 July 1986

Discusses his early life and education; his work at SRI; his involvement in the formation of JASON; the decision to move JASON from IDA to SRI; mem

Interviewed by: 
Kai-Henrik Barth
Interview date: 
Friday, 29 May 1998
Location: 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Interview focuses on Ruina's time as Directory of the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) from 1961 to 1963 and in particular ARPA's managemen

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Friday, 24 April 1987
Location: 
The Aerospace Corporation

Exposure to JASON and scientific advising. Early JASON projects; SEESAW work on lasers; director of Advanced Research Project Agency (ARPA).

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 21 April 1987
Location: 
Santa Monica, California

Topics discussed include: Lukasik's publication records; family history and early scientific interest; scientific education at Renssalaer Polytechn

Interviewed by: 
James Rodger Fleming
Interview date: 
Monday, 21 March 1994
Location: 
University of California, San Diego

In this interview, Gordon J. F.

Interviewed by: 
Andrew Butrica
Interview date: 
Monday, 28 November 1994
Location: 
Rice University

This interview with William E. Gordon was conducted as part of a history of planetary radar astronomy underwritten by NASA.

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