Quantum gravity

Interviewed by: 
Dean Rickles and Donald Salisbury
Interview date: 
Thursday, 17 March 2011
Location: 
Cincinnati, Ohio

Topics discussed by Louis Witten in this interview include: Peter Bergmann, childhood and background, being drafted during World War II, meteorolog

Interviewed by: 
Chris Smeenk
Interview date: 
Thursday, 16 May 2002
Location: 
Turok’s office, Cambridge, United Kingdom

In this interview Neil Turok discusses topics such as: inflationary universe; cosmology; Stephen Hawking; Andrei Linde; quantum gravity; string the

Interviewed by: 
Dean Rickles
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 18 March 2009
Location: 
Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics

In this interview Joseph Polchinski discusses topics such as: family background and childhood; undergraduate studies at the California Institute of

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: 
Christopher Smeenk
Interview date: 
Friday, 5 April 2002

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

Interviewed by: 
Christopher Smeenk
Interview date: 
Thursday, 4 April 2002

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

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

Bryce DeWitt and Decile DeWitt-Morette
Interviewed by: 
Kenneth W. Ford
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 28 February 1995
Location: 
University of Texas at Austin

DeWitt discusses his early exposure to Wheeler's work through the 1939 Bohr-Wheeler paper on fission (studied by Cecile in 1944), and meeting him n

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