Born in Poland, attended City College of New York and Columbia University; Ph.D. work with Isidor I.
University of Michigan, 1935; work with George E.
Childhood and early education, Hollywood High School, graduates in chemistry from Caltech, 1924; to University of California, Berkeley (Gilbert N.
Mainly concerns Maxwell's work on superconductivity and specifically the isotope effect experiments.
Childhood, early schooling, early trips to New Mexico and Europe. Influences of parents, brother (J.
Family background. Born 1913; school and university in Rochester, New York. Undergraduate chemistry major; Ph.D.
Maurer's opinions on the physics of color centers and point defects.