California Institute of Technology

Interviewed by: 
Alex Wellerstein
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 29 April 2008
Location: 
Kidder's home, Pleasanton, California

In this interview Ray Kidder discusses topics such as: Atomic Energy Commission; Lawrence Livermore Laboratory; California Institute of Technology

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 5 December 2007
Location: 
Center for Astrophysics, Cambridge, Massachusetts

In this interview Robert Noyes discusses topics such as: his family background; undergraduate at Haverford College; graduate work at California Ins

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Monday, 15 February 1988
Location: 
Princeton, New Jersey

Edwin Turner discusses his childhood experiences looking up at the stars; background of parents; encouragement and support of parents; early intere

Interviewed by: 
Norriss S. Hetherington
Interview date: 
Thursday, 3 June 1976
Location: 
Tucson, Arizona

Family, early education, attendance at University of California at Berkeley, 1924-1928, and change to major in astronomy. Influence of William F.

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: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 11 July 1978
Location: 
Hale Observatories, Santa Barbara Street, Pasadena, California

Interview examines early life in San Francisco and first contacts with Astronomy in 1920; Public Lectures under auspices of the Astronomical Societ

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 14 September 1982
Location: 
Space Science and Exploration Department, National Air and Space Museum

This interview reviews Westphal's family background, education, and early employment at the Seismograph Service Corporation and at Sinclair Researc

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 12 August 1982
Location: 
Westphal's office, California Institute of Technology

This interview reviews Westphal's family background, education, and early employment at the Seismograph Service Corporation and at Sinclair Researc

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Monday, 9 August 1982
Location: 
Westphal's office, California Institute of Technology

This interview reviews Westphal's family background, education, and early employment at the Seismograph Service Corporation and at Sinclair Researc

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Friday, 14 October 1988
Location: 
Stanford, California

Family background; early interest in mathematics; early hobbies; early reading; influence of grandmother; education at Cornell; influence of Paul O

Pages

Subscribe to California Institute of Technology