Family background. Born 1913; school and university in Rochester, New York. Undergraduate chemistry major; Ph.D.
Childhood, early schooling, early trips to New Mexico and Europe. Influences of parents, brother (J.
In this interview Tihiro Ohkawa discusses topics such as: General Atomics; University of Tokyo; nuclear physics; Don Kerst; betatron; University of
Emphasis of interview — on King’s life and career through his graduate study at Harvard.
Family background; freshman course instructors at the University of Chicago; war-time training program; living next door to Manhattan Project peopl
Early life in Indiana; Morse family; Albion College; Joel Stebbins at University of Illinois, ca.
Topics discussed include: family background, early education, his work at Bell Labs and General Electric, transistors, lasers, silicon, John Bardee
Early education, Real-gymnasium; Universität Berlin, 1930; early interest in physics; courses, books studied, method of noting original ideas; Univ