University of California, Berkeley

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner and Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 28 January 1975
Location: 
Center for History of Physics, New York City, New York

Family background, early education and interests; undergraduate at Sacramento Junior College and University of California, Berkeley; first independ

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 27 February 1973
Location: 
Princeton, New Jersey

Family background, early education and interests; undergraduate at Sacramento Junior College and University of California, Berkeley; first independ

Interviewed by: 
Charles Weiner
Interview date: 
Thursday, 11 May 1972
Location: 
Princeton University

Family background, early education and interests; undergraduate at Sacramento Junior College and University of California, Berkeley; first independ

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Monday, 18 August 1986
Location: 
University of California, Berkeley

Whinnery trained many prominent maser and laser scientists in his University of California, Berkeley Electrical Engineering laboratories.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 22 July 1978
Location: 
Campbell Hall, Berkeley, California

In this interview Harold Weaver discusses topics such as: family background and his childhood; becoming interested in astronomy; visiting Lowell Ob

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 20 July 1977
Location: 
Campbell Hall, Berkeley, California

In this interview Harold Weaver discusses topics such as: family background and his childhood; becoming interested in astronomy; visiting Lowell Ob

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Monday, 10 February 1986
Location: 
La Jolla, California

Origins of and affiliation with JASON; introduction to practical applications of physics through contact with Marvin Goldberger, Keith Brueckner, a

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Monday, 28 January 1985
Location: 
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California

Doctoral thesis on 2-level solid state masers at Berkeley in 1956-1959 through the beginnings of his work on integrated optics at California Instit

Interviewed by: 
S. T. Keith
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 6 October 1981
Location: 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Topics discussed include: family background; von Hippel's time at Gottingen and lectures by Max Born and James Franck; his fellowship at Berkeley;

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 6 November 1990
Location: 
Berkeley, California

Interview complements an extensive oral history interview made by William Glen in 1977, and focuses on academic geophysics.

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