Professor at Universität Stuttgart, 1921-1937; visits the U.S. in 1936 (University of Michigan Summer School).
In this interview, Edward Uhler Condon discusses topics such as: his family background; early education; influence of high school physics teacher,
Education, decision to go into physics.
Starts with a brief overview of early schooling and physics studies at Università di Pavia in the 1940s, and a two-year visit to University of Illi
Interview covers changes in the organization of physics research departments at Bell Laboratories during the period of Burton's career, from 1938-1
Early experiences in science at Whitman College, Washington, from 1920; friendships with fellow students and teachers.