Family background and childhood in Germany, 1919-1934; emigration to U.S. and undergraduate study and life at Princeton University, 1934-1938.
Childhood, early schooling, early trips to New Mexico and Europe. Influences of parents, brother (J.
Research career, and important contributions to TV and fluorescent lighting and subsequent transition to management which culminated in a stint as
Topics discussed include: Kodak Research Laboratory, polymers, Society of Rheology, Stanford University, x-ray diffraction, Arnold Bondi, hydrogen
Born in Texas in 1903; influence of remote, rural environment on his upbringing and early education.