In this interview, David Zierler, Oral Historian for AIP, interviews the Honorable France Córdova, former Director of the National Science Foundati
In this interview Carl Kaysen discusses topics such as: Richard Garwin, President's Science Advisory Committee (PSAC), John F.
In this interview Richard Garwin discusses topics such as: the President's Science Advisory Committee (PSAC).
Deals mainly with Vinal's 43 years at National Bureau of Standards and his work on battery devices and their standards.
Family background and early interest in astronomy (Elis Stromgren).
Family background; education at Brooklyn Polytechnic Institution, New York University (Richard Courant); works as engineer at Republic Aviation whi
Discussion of role as science advisor, mainly for JASON and the President's Science Advisory Committee (PSAC); the formation of JASON and PSAC; and