Family background, early education and interests; undergraduate at Sacramento Junior College and University of California, Berkeley; first independ
Discusses how he initially became involved in JASON; comments on his motivation for joining JASON and what he learned while working on practical ph
Joined JASON at Drell's invitation; JASON providing technical, not policy, advice; mode of work in JASON; early JASON projects; JASON and the physi
Topics discussed include: Harvard education, war work at Woods Hole, research with Edward Purcell, University of Illinois, Albert Overhauser, super
Early years in Vienna; emigration to Sydney, Australia as refugee; training there in theoretical physics, to 1946.
Early life in Illinois; B.S. from Purdue University under Karl Lark-Horovitz, 1929-1933. Visit to Technische Hochschule in Karlsruhe.