Lasers

Interviewed by: 
Dan Ford
Interview date: 
Saturday, 3 July 2004
Location: 
La Jolla, California

In this interview Richard Garwin discusses topics such as: low-temperature physics, cryogenics, Los Alamos Scientific Laboratory, hydrogen bomb, In

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Thursday, 14 November 1985

Narrative account of Woodbury's work at Hughes Aircraft Company (1951-1981) focusing on the design and development of the laser rangefinder in Carv

Interviewed by: 
Joe Anderson
Interview date: 
Monday, 8 November 2010
Location: 
Purdue University

In this interview Jerry Woodall discusses topics such as: his family background; undergraduate work at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Sunday, 23 September 1984
Location: 
Rochester, New York

Comments on some of Wolf's research: first studies of coherence in the mid-1950s; lasers and the problem of complete coherence; holography; global

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 13 September 1983

Research on masers and lasers at RCA's Princeton Laboratories, 1955-1961. Work on the Dicke hot-grid cell maser.

Interviewed by: 
Robert Seidel
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 26 September 1984
Location: 
National Academy of Sciences

Wilson's training and naval background; Early ONR Laser R&D unknown to him; learns of the AVCO/Hughes laser program; visits to AVCO-Everett Res

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 30 April 1986

Narrative account of discovery of the visible red HeNe laser in the Bell Laboratories Exploratory Development Group under Signal Corps contract, co

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Monday, 18 August 1986
Location: 
University of California, Berkeley

Whinnery trained many prominent maser and laser scientists in his University of California, Berkeley Electrical Engineering laboratories.

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Monday, 28 January 1985
Location: 
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California

Doctoral thesis on 2-level solid state masers at Berkeley in 1956-1959 through the beginnings of his work on integrated optics at California Instit

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 15 June 1983
Location: 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Particular scientific style; start as an electrical engineer; work on beam frequency standards with H.

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