In this interview George Trilling discusses topics such as: Gerson Goldhaber; undergraduate and graduate work at California Institute of Technology
Wilson was born in 1874 and was interviewed at the age of 90.
Family background, early education and interests; undergraduate at Sacramento Junior College and University of California, Berkeley; first independ
After discussing his upbringing, undergraduate education in physics at the University of Minnesota, and postgraduate education and work at the Univ
Early training as a physicist; quartz-fibre electrometer; high-voltage installations, above 200 kilovolts; high-voltage accelerator, especially Van
Early education in physics, University of Chicago 1930’s; high-energy particle counter; discovery of positron; discovery of neutrons; neutron exper