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Interviewed by: 
George Wise
Interview dates: 
March 1 and 2, 1977

Deals mainly with his career at General Electric Company in Schenectady, NY.

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson
Interview date: 
Saturday, 21 August 1976
Location: 
Montecito, California

Family background and early education; University of Oklahoma; graduate work and electrical engineering at California Institute of Technology.

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson
Interview date: 
Friday, 27 August 1976
Location: 
Cory Hall, University of California, Berkeley

Testing klystrons at Wright Field for blind landing, at request of Wilmer L.

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Thursday, 14 November 1985

Narrative account of Woodbury's work at Hughes Aircraft Company (1951-1981) focusing on the design and development of the laser rangefinder in Carv

Interviewed by: 
Joe Anderson
Interview date: 
Monday, 8 November 2010
Location: 
Purdue University

In this interview Jerry Woodall discusses topics such as: his family background; undergraduate work at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 13 September 1983

Research on masers and lasers at RCA's Princeton Laboratories, 1955-1961. Work on the Dicke hot-grid cell maser.

Interviewed by: 
Robert Seidel
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 26 September 1984
Location: 
National Academy of Sciences

Wilson's training and naval background; Early ONR Laser R&D unknown to him; learns of the AVCO/Hughes laser program; visits to AVCO-Everett Res

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 30 April 1986

Narrative account of discovery of the visible red HeNe laser in the Bell Laboratories Exploratory Development Group under Signal Corps contract, co

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Monday, 10 February 1986
Location: 
La Jolla, California

Origins of and affiliation with JASON; introduction to practical applications of physics through contact with Marvin Goldberger, Keith Brueckner, a

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Monday, 28 January 1985
Location: 
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California

Doctoral thesis on 2-level solid state masers at Berkeley in 1956-1959 through the beginnings of his work on integrated optics at California Instit

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