Inflationary universe

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 24 January 1989
Location: 
Oxford, England

Family background; influence of older brother Oliver; career of father; early interest in mathematics, particularly geometry; building 3D models ou

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 19 January 1988
Location: 
Princeton, New Jersey

The interview focuses primarily on Peebles' many contributions to physical cosmology: research on nucleosynthesis in the early universe in 1965, th

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Monday, 3 April 1989
Location: 
Washington, D.C.

Childhood experience looking at the stars; influence and encouragement of parents; early reading in science; influence and importance of Maria Mitc

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 18 May 1988
Location: 
Andover, Massachusetts

Don Page discusses his parental background and missionary work of parents; childhood in Alaska; early interest in mathematics; early reading; influ

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Monday, 3 April 1989
Location: 
College Park, Maryland

Interview covers Charles Misner's family background and childhood interest in science; influential chemistry teacher in high school; education at N

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 30 March 1988
Location: 
Tokyo, Japan

Early interest in natural phenomena; early reading in science; education at Cambridge; graduate work at Cambridge; influence of Dennis Sciama; work

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 19 January 1988
Location: 
Princeton, New Jersey

Interview covers Jeremiah Ostriker's childhood memories of books on science; early fascination with being able to calculate things about the world;

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Thursday, 22 October 1987
Location: 
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Student work with D. A.

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Monday, 21 March 1988
Location: 
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Reasons why the inflationary universe has been so influential; history of the development of the inflationary universe model; high school interest

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Monday, 21 September 1987
Location: 
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Reasons why the inflationary universe has been so influential; history of the development of the inflationary universe model; high school interest

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