In this interview, David Zierler, Oral Historian for AIP, interviews David J.
Edward Gerjuoy ws born in Brooklyn, New York, on May 19, 1918, of a Romanian immigrant mother and Russian immigrant father.
Early interest in science; training in physics and graduate work at Johns Hopkins, courses, books ,seminars,informal atmosphere,1927-33; summer wor
Family background; education at Brooklyn Polytechnic Institution, New York University (Richard Courant); works as engineer at Republic Aviation whi
Descriptions of other Spilhaus oral history interviews that cover childhood as well as career in education and public service; impressions of gradu
Ungar’s family leaves Vienna for St. Louis fleeing the Nazis. College at Washington University is interrupted by Army service in postwar Europe.
Topics discussed include: work at the Weather Bureau, U.S.
In this interview, Robert Richtmyer discusses: New York University; Edward Teller; Los Alamos National Laboratory; thermonuclear bomb; Electronic N