Manhattan Project (U.S.)

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: 
Karen Fleckenstein
Interview date: 
Friday, 9 September 1983

Early contacts with Maria Goeppert Mayer, collaborations with her on uranium explosives for Los Alamos at Columbia University and on stability of n

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: 
Alex Wellerstein
Interview date: 
Sunday, 24 August 2008
Location: 
York’s home, La Jolla, California

Berkeley Radiation Laboratory; Laurence Livermore National Laboratory; Manhattan Project; classification and declassification issues; use of comput

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Thursday, 19 July 1979
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin and Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 16 December 1977
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Friday, 3 June 1977
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Thursday, 10 March 1977
Location: 
Princeton University

Life of his father, Karl Schwarzschild; father's scientific relationships in Göttingen (Felix Klein, David Hilbert); move to Potsdam, 1909; relatio

Interviewed by: 
Albert Christman
Interview date: 
Saturday, 6 May 1967
Location: 
Terrestrial Magnetism Laboratory, Washington, D.C.

Interview covers Tuve’s reflections on and involvement in the proximity fuze program and the initial atomic bomb program during World War II and th

Interviewed by: 
Bruce Wheaton
Interview date: 
Sunday, 24 July 1977
Location: 
La Jolla, California

Interview covers Nordheim’s life and career to 1976. Topics include family background, education at Hamburg, Munich, and Gottingen (grad.

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