University of Cambridge

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 17 October 2005
Location: 
Minor Planet Center, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Biographical profile of astronomer Brian Marsden, emphasizing his career at the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory.

Interviewed by: 
David Howie
Interview dates: 
March 1997
Location: 
Niels Bohr Library & Archives

Topics discussed include: Jeffrey's education at the University of Cambridge; Cecilia Payne Gaposchkin; Werner Heisenberg; Paul Dirac; Erwin Schrod

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 29 July 1977
Location: 
Hawaii Institute for Astronomy

Topics discussed include: John Jefferies's family background and education in Western Australia, 1925-1942; undergraduate studies at the University

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 15 August 1989
Location: 
Bournemouth, England

In this interview Fred Hoyle discusses his childhood and growing up in Yorkshire; parental background and influences; early reading in science; ear

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Gloria Lubkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 10 January 1967
Location: 
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York

Early education, Real-gymnasium; Universität Berlin, 1930; early interest in physics; courses, books studied, method of noting original ideas; Univ

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Saturday, 1 April 1978
Location: 
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

Childhood in Germany and family background — competitive spirit; war years — internment and radar work with Bondi and Hoyle (1942-1945) at Ca

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 22 June 1983
Location: 
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D. C.

After surveying Martin Harwit's family background and early education, the interview concentrates on: his graduate education at Massachusetts Insti

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 20 June 1983
Location: 
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D. C.

After surveying Martin Harwit's family background and early education, the interview concentrates on: his graduate education at Massachusetts Insti

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 19 April 1983
Location: 
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D. C.

After surveying Martin Harwit's family background and early education, the interview concentrates on: his graduate education at Massachusetts Insti

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 25 April 1968
Location: 
Professor Gamow's home, Boulder, Colorado

Gamow's involvement with nuclear physics. His later work in astrophysics and his interest in biology.

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