Career in astronomy beginning with early work in the radio astronomy group at University of Cambridge in 1951.
In this interview Joseph Silk discusses topics such as: influence of Boy Scouts in childhood; family background; high school education; early inter
Early experiences in forestry with the Ottawa Field Naturalist Club; study of physics and geology at the University of Toronto (1926-1930, B.A.
Administrative work at Oxford; research at Brookhaven National.
Early life and family origins; Phillips Andover Academy; teachers; Andover and Max Millikan; early interest in astronomy; methodology of science; u
This interview was conducted as part of the Archives for the History of Quantum Physics project, which includes tapes and transcripts of oral histo
Family background; education at Tubigen Univ.; Schrodinger Theory thesis at Univ. of Munich (1927), influence of Sommerfeld, Heisenberg.
In this interview, Dennis Sciama discusses his life and career.