Discusses his family background and education; World War I experiences; J. J.
Early education and exposure to field; attends Duke University; graduate work at California Institute of Technology; Caltech environment; work with
Childhood interests and family background; undergraduate at Dartmouth College (1911-15), graduate research on vacuum spark spectra under Millikan a
Parental background; influence and encouragement from mother; early schooling in England: technical schools versus academic schools; influence of r
After discussing his upbringing, undergraduate education in physics at the University of Minnesota, and postgraduate education and work at the Univ
In this interview, Jorge Sahade discusses such topics as: his family background; being a land surveyor in Bueno Aires, Argentina; going to the Univ
This interview is part of a small program to document the recent history of the American Astronomical Society (AAS).
This interview begins with a discussion of Routly's undergraduate experience at McGill University, before moving on to discuss: his introduction to
This joint interview with Steve Murray and Gerry Austin begins with a discussion of several government astronomy projects: the Uhuru Satellite Proj