Childhood and early education, Hollywood High School, graduates in chemistry from Caltech, 1924; to University of California, Berkeley (Gilbert N.
Childhood, early schooling, early trips to New Mexico and Europe. Influences of parents, brother (J.
Reminiscences of studies at University of Cambridge and of the 1851 Exhibition Science Scholarship from 1927.
Brief discussion of early events in Kippenhahn’s career: his first position under Ernst Zinner at Bamburg; contact with Ludwig Biermann at Universi
Emphasis of interview — on King’s life and career through his graduate study at Harvard.
Graduate work at U. C. Berkeley, starting in 1991, joined SCP in 1992, when it was called the High-z Search.
Topics include: growing up in Oklahoma and receiving his bachelor's degree from the University of Oklahoma in the spring of 1940; enrollment in the