Quantum electrodynamics

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Friday, 7 August 1970
Location: 
Slater's office, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Slater leaves Harvard University for Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1930 (Karl Compton) to build up Physics Department there; work on qua

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Monday, 23 February 1970
Location: 
Gainesville, Florida

Slater leaves Harvard University for Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1930 (Karl Compton) to build up Physics Department there; work on qua

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview dates: 
July 15 and 16, 2004
Location: 
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey

Scully’s passage from petroleum engineering in Wyoming to a theoretical physics thesis at Yale University under Willis E. Lamb, Jr.

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson and Gordon Baym
Interview date: 
Friday, 20 May 1977
Location: 
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Student work with Arnold Sommerfeld, Wolfgang Pauli, Werner Heisenberg; first paper with Heisenberg; paper on Hall Effect; history of early contrib

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.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 12 August 1969
Location: 
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Aspects of Peierls life and work in theoretical physics.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Monday, 11 August 1969
Location: 
University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

Aspects of Peierls life and work in theoretical physics.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 3 September 1968
Location: 
Copenhagen

Origins of interest in nuclear physics when Gamow came to Gottingen and wrote his alpha radioactivity paper.

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 16 June 1970

Interview focusses on Heisenberg's papers on nuclei published in the 1930s.

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 15 August 1968
Location: 
Varian Physics Building, Stanford University, California

Recollections of physics community in 1920s and early 1930s; opportunities for physics work in Europe; awareness of political climate in Germany (1

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