Emigrates from Austria to England in 1938, and then to the United States in 1939; parents unhappy in America in the 1940s; father's socialism in Au
Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio
Born February 13, 1923 in Berlin, Germany; discusses life in Germany and Belgium under Hitler’s rule.
Discusses his work in solid state physics, band theory, research relating anit-submarine warfare during World War II, physics in the Soviet Union,
After surveying Martin Harwit's family background and early education, the interview concentrates on: his graduate education at Massachusetts Insti