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Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview date: 
Friday, 1 May 1987
Location: 
Santa Ynez, California

Family background; education at Brooklyn Polytechnic Institution, New York University (Richard Courant); works as engineer at Republic Aviation whi

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 15 March 1978

Korean war spurs formation of study group at Princeton University (John A. Wheeler) for military research, 1951.

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 5 February 1985
Location: 
Hughes Research Laboratories

Maser research at Hughes Research Laboratories.

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 10 September 1974
Location: 
Murray Hill, New Jersey

Born in London 1910; Childhood in Palo Alto, California; undergraduate at UCLA, Caltech, graduate school MIT (Slater, thesis advisor); 1936 to Bell

Interviewed by: 
Loyd S. Swenson, Jr.
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 21 August 1974
Location: 
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Family life and early childhood environment; undergraduate studies at Case School for Applied Sciences, 1925-1929; M.S., 1933; influence of Dayton

Interviewed by: 
Loyd S. Swenson, Jr.
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 20 August 1974
Location: 
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio

Family life and early childhood environment; undergraduate studies at Case School for Applied Sciences (1925-29), M.S. 1933, influence of D.C.

Interviewed by: 
Lillian Hoddeson
Interview date: 
Monday, 14 July 1975
Location: 
American Institute of Physics

Topics discussed include: Raymond Sears' family background; early interests in science; his work at Bell Telephone Laboratories; surface physics; W

Interviewed by: 
Joan Bromberg
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 5 July 1983

Bell Laboratories research during 1956 leading to the operation of the first 3-level solid-state maser in Dec. 1956.

Interviewed by: 
Gerhard M. Sessler
Interview date: 
Thursday, 30 November 2006
Location: 
Waikiki, Honolulu, Hawaii

Family and educational background, University of Gottingen (1947-1954), attending a lecture by Werner Heisenberg; reasons for his career in physics

Interviewed by: 
Finn Aaserud
Interview dates: 
May 20 and 21, 1987

Early education and exposure to field; attends Duke University; graduate work at California Institute of Technology; Caltech environment; work with

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