The late astronomer, Vera Rubin, discusses the research culture at Georgetown University during her time there as a graduate student, her relations
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Family background and early education; undergraduate studies in engineering at University of Michigan, faculty who influenced him; doctoral thesis
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Early life and family interests in Holland; study at the Rijksuniversiteit te Utrecht; courses in mathematics, physics and astronomy; move to Rijks