Topics discussed include: Bruno Rossi, Gilberto Bernardini, Ettore Majorana, radioactivity, Antonio Lo Surdo, Antonio Garbasso, Lise Meitner, Ernes
Second session deals mainly with science policy and science advising in the United States and Europe after World War II.
Early interest in science; training in physics and graduate work at Johns Hopkins, courses, books ,seminars,informal atmosphere,1927-33; summer wor
This is one of a number of interviews that Katherine Sopka conducted with Harvard physics faculty regarding the history of the Harvard Department o
The interview concerns ray research during the decade 1937-47, mainly and Shapiro's participation in it.
Childhood, family life, early influences; to Clark University in physics and mathematics; financial hardships; graduate work at Rice University (W.