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Interviewed by: 
Owen Gingerich
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 6 June 1978
Location: 
Bad Gastein, Austria

Family background; education at Tubigen Univ.; Schrodinger Theory thesis at Univ. of Munich (1927), influence of Sommerfeld, Heisenberg.

Interviewed by: 
Alexis De Greiff
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 9 June 1999

In this interview, Dennis Sciama discusses his life and career.

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 25 January 1989
Location: 
Cambridge, England

Background of father; discouraged by father to go into science; early reading in science; early desire to be a Fellow at Trinity College; early int

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 14 April 1978
Location: 
Middletown, Connecticut

Background and undergraduate years at Trinity College, University of Cambridge, and later return to Cambridge to study relativity under Paul A. M.

Interviewed by: 
Chris Smeenk
Interview date: 
Thursday, 16 May 2002
Location: 
Turok’s office, Cambridge, United Kingdom

In this interview Neil Turok discusses topics such as: inflationary universe; cosmology; Stephen Hawking; Andrei Linde; quantum gravity; string the

Interviewed by: 
John L. Heilbron
Interview date: 
Thursday, 20 June 1963
Location: 
Cambridge, England

This interview was conducted as part of the Archives for the History of Quantum Physics project, which includes tapes and transcripts of oral histo

Interviewed by: 
Will Thomas
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 27 January 2009
Location: 
Bethesda, Maryland

This interview was conducted as part of a series documenting the history of scientific work on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS).

Interviewed by: 
Thomas S. Kuhn and G. Uhlenbeck
Interview date: 
Thursday, 10 May 1962
Location: 
Rockefeller Institute

This interview was conducted as part of the Archives for the History of Quantum Physics project, which includes tapes and transcripts of oral histo

Interviewed by: 
Paul Wright
Interview date: 
Monday, 10 March 1975
Location: 
Schmidt's office, California Institute of Technology

Growing up during World War II; early interest in astronomy; undergraduate studies in Groningen, Holland.

Interviewed by: 
Bruce Wheaton
Interview date: 
Sunday, 24 July 1977
Location: 
La Jolla, California

Interview covers Nordheim’s life and career to 1976. Topics include family background, education at Hamburg, Munich, and Gottingen (grad.

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