Family background and early education, motivation and funding for college; math program at Stanford University, from 1928; physics studies at Calif
Early interest in physics in South Dakota: early training as a physicist, Univ.
Origins of interest in nuclear physics when Gamow came to Gottingen and wrote his alpha radioactivity paper.
Early education, Real-gymnasium; Universität Berlin, 1930; early interest in physics; courses, books studied, method of noting original ideas; Univ
Some of the topics discussed include: his youth and education; working on his Ph.D.
Career in nuclear physics, chiefly through 1939; describes differences in atmosphere among the Universities of Vienna, Berlin, London and Copenhage
In this interview Leon Fisher and Robert Varney discuss topics such as: Leonard Loeb; Willliam Allis; Sandy Brown; New York University; Wayne Notti
Family background; early interest in mathematics; physics at University of Manchester; Ernest Rutherford's influence; early research under Rutherfo