Childhood influences of father and teacher on career decision; childhood experiences as radio amateur.
Laser research at the Universität Heidelberg, 1965-1970. Thesis research. Collaboration on a commercial laser. Hänsch's laboratory style.
This interview discusses Fastie's career as a physicist, beginning with a position as research assistant at the Johns Hopkins University Physics De
Topics discussed include: De Vaucouleur's family background; his introduction to the French Astronomical Society; his interest in astronomy; his ed
Education, decision to go into physics.
This interview traces Brunk's career in engineering with the National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA), Lewis Research Center (formerly Le
Born in Russia 1921, moved to New York 1922; Brooklyn Polytechnic Institute (physics); Purdue University (Ph.D.), 1942- 1949; works teaching milita
Early life and education; research on spectroscopy with Robert A.