Deals mainly with his career at General Electric Company in Schenectady, NY.
Early contacts with Maria Goeppert Mayer, collaborations with her on uranium explosives for Los Alamos at Columbia University and on stability of n
Arrival in the U.S.
Family background, early education and interests; undergraduate at Sacramento Junior College and University of California, Berkeley; first independ
First part of interview focusses on Wheeler's work and relationship with Niels Bohr at the Copenhagen Institute in the 1930s; discovery of the meso
Family background and early education, motivation and funding for college; math program at Stanford University, from 1928; physics studies at Calif