Nuclear fission

Interviewed by: 
Angelo Baracca and Michelangelo De Maria
Interview date: 
Monday, 4 June 1984
Location: 
Professor Hafstad’s home, Chester, Maryland

Topics discussed include: his time at the Carnegie Institute of Technology in Washington, Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, high voltage techniq

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Jagdish Mehra
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 30 November 1966
Location: 
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

Arrival in the U.S.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Gloria Lubkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 5 April 1967
Location: 
Princeton University

Early interest in science; training in physics and graduate work at Johns Hopkins, courses, books ,seminars,informal atmosphere,1927-33; summer wor

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 10 September 1974
Location: 
Murray Hill, New Jersey

Born in London 1910; Childhood in Palo Alto, California; undergraduate at UCLA, Caltech, graduate school MIT (Slater, thesis advisor); 1936 to Bell

Interviewed by: 
Loyd S. Swenson, Jr.
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 21 August 1974
Location: 
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Family life and early childhood environment; undergraduate studies at Case School for Applied Sciences, 1925-1929; M.S., 1933; influence of Dayton

Interviewed by: 
Loyd S. Swenson, Jr.
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 20 August 1974
Location: 
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Family life and early childhood environment; undergraduate studies at Case School for Applied Sciences (1925-29), M.S. 1933, influence of D.C.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Gloria Lubkin
Interview date: 
Friday, 10 February 1967
Location: 
Columbia University

Engineering physics at Lehigh University, 1926-1930; graduate work in physics at University of Wisconsin, 1930-1934; Ann Arbor summer school, 1934;

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Barry Richman
Interview date: 
Monday, 13 February 1967
Location: 
Segrè's home, Lafayette, California

Founding of the school of physics, Università di Roma, role of Orso Mario Corbino and others in recruiting young physicists; the decision to work o

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 30 March 1967
Location: 
Department of Terrestrial Magnetism, Carnegie Institution, Washington, D.C.

Early interest in physics in South Dakota: early training as a physicist, Univ.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 13 August 1969
Location: 
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Aspects of Peierls life and work in theoretical physics.

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