Brief discussion of early events in Kippenhahn’s career: his first position under Ernst Zinner at Bamburg; contact with Ludwig Biermann at Universi
Emphasis of interview — on King’s life and career through his graduate study at Harvard.
In this interview Reimar Lust discusses topics such as: Ludwig Prandtl; University of Gottingen; his time during World War II; Erwin Madelung; Max
Formation of Jodrell Bank Observatory, Patrick M. S.
Covers professional career at Vassar and Smith Colleges, association with Henry Norris Russell and his family, International Astronomical Union (IA
Topics discussed include: early schooling in Los Angeles; family background; interests in mechanical design and new techniques; Los Angeles Astrono
Childhood and early education in New York, undergraduate education in philosophy at Columbia College, 1932-1936; years of graduate study in physics