Interview with David Lubman on early interests, education, training, accomplishments, how he got started in acoustics, and family.
Covers period from 1948 through 1965, when Robert Hellwarth was an undergraduate at Princeton University, to 1952; a doctoral student at University
From 1969-1976, Halsted headed Hughes Aircraft Company's commercial gas laser unit within the firm's industrial electronics group.
Harold Lyon's Atomic Physics group at Hughes in the mid-1950s; Theodore Maiman's researches in the group; electron cyclotron-resonance for the gene
University training at University of California, Berkeley, under John Whinnery and Charles Birdsall.
Research on nonlinear optics at the University of Michigan, 1961 to 1964, laser education at Berkeley, 1964-1966; color centers, laser damages, and