In this interview Ray Kidder discusses topics such as: Atomic Energy Commission; Lawrence Livermore Laboratory; California Institute of Technology
This interview with Jim Stith was conducted following his retirement as Vice President of the AIP’s Physics Resource Center.
The interview ranges from Inglis’ youth and family origins to his current (1977) activities.
Appointment to Universität Tübingen by Friederich Paschen; not well-received due to growth of Nazism.
Discussion includes childhood and education; his interest in physics and graduate school at Cornell; war work at Los Alamos; reaction to Trinity an
Life and career to 1965.
Interview discusses, not in chronological order: early home life and schooling; undergraduate at Leiden, influence of Paul Ehrenfest, Jan H.