Early contacts with Maria Goeppert Mayer, collaborations with her on uranium explosives for Los Alamos at Columbia University and on stability of n
Family background; education at Brooklyn Polytechnic Institution, New York University (Richard Courant); works as engineer at Republic Aviation whi
Parental background; influence and encouragement from mother; early schooling in England: technical schools versus academic schools; influence of r
Early interest in radio; Carnegie Institute of Technology's physics department, 1932-1936; first department research program; summer research exper
Early life in Indiana; Morse family; Albion College; Joel Stebbins at University of Illinois, ca.
In this interview, Klaus Hasselmann discusses topics such as: his family background and how he became interested in physics; getting his PhD from t
Family background; education (Ph.D. from University of California at Berkeley in 1950); academic affiliations.
Research on nonlinear optics at the University of Michigan, 1961 to 1964, laser education at Berkeley, 1964-1966; color centers, laser damages, and