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Tombrello, Thomas A.
Read on-line: Thomas A. Tombrello Oral History Interview on LIGO with Shirley K. Cohen
This interview is part of the LIGO Interviews, Series I Interview, December 2, 1998, with Thomas A. Tombrello, then chairman of the Division of Physics, Mathematics, and Astronomy.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 31 pages; QUANTITY: 1

Dec. 2, 1998 - Dec. 2, 1998
LIGO


Oral History

Leighton, Robert
Read on-line: Robert Leighton Oral History Interview with Heidi Aspaturian
Abstract: An interview in seven sessions in October and November 1986 and January and February 1987 with Robert B. Leighton, William L. Valentine Professor of Physics, emeritus, in the Division of Physics, Mathematics, and Astronomy.

[Book; LENGTH: 140 pages ]

Oct. 8, 1986 - Feb. 12, 1987
Physics


Oral History

Beckman, Arnold Orville (Chemist, Inventor, Philanthropist)
Read on-line: Arnold Beckman Oral History Interview with Mary Terrall
ABSTRACT: Interview in two sessions, 1978, with Arnold O. Beckman-alumnus, faculty member, and trustee of Caltech and founder of Beckman Instruments (now Beckman Coulter, Inc.)-begins with his recollections of his early interest in chemistry.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 64 pages; QUANTITY: 1

Oct. 16, 1978 - Dec. 4, 1978
Chemistry


Oral History

Bonner, James
Read on-line: James Bonner Oral History Interview with Graham Berry
ABSTRACT: Interview in 1980 with professor of biology James Bonner begins with his recollections of growing up in an academic family.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 69 pages; QUANTITY: 1

Mar. 13, 1980 - Mar. 14, 1980
Biology


Oral History

Ellersieck, Heinz (Historian)
Read on-line: Heinz Ellersieck Oral History Interview with Shirley K. Cohen [sound recording]
A February 25, 2004, interview with Heinz E. Ellersieck, associate professor of history, emeritus, in the Division of Humanities and Social Sciences.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (2 cassettes per set)

Feb. 25, 2004 - Feb. 25, 2004


Oral History

Braginsky, Vladimir (Physicist)
Read on-line: Vladimir Braginsky Oral History Interview with Shirley K. Cohen
This interview is part of the LIGO Interviews, Series I. Preface to the LIGO Series Interviews: The interview of Vladimir B. Braginsky (1997) was originally done as part of a series of 15 oral histories conducted by the Caltech Archives between 1996 and 2000 on the beginnings of the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO).

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 24 pages; QUANTITY: 1

Jan. 15, 1997 - Jan. 15, 1997
Astronomy, LIGO


Oral History

Christy, Robert F. (Theoretical Physicist)
Read on-line: Robert Christy Oral History Interview with Sara Lippincott
ABSTRACT: Robert F. Christy was born in Vancouver in 1916, received his undergraduate education at the University of British Columbia, and took his Ph.D. degree with J. Robert Oppenheimer at Berkeley in 1941.

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Book; LENGTH: 100 pages; QUANTITY: 1

Jun. 15, 1994 - Jun. 22, 1994
Physics


Oral History

Sabersky, Rolf
Read on-line: Rolf Sabersky Oral History Interview with Shelley Erwin [sound recording]
An interview in two sessions, in April 1990, with Rolf Heinrich Sabersky, professor of mechanical engineering, emeritus, in the Division of Engineering and Applied Science.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (2 cassettes per set)

Apr. 3, 1990 - Apr. 12, 1990
Engineering, Mechanical engineering


Oral History

Silver, Leon Theodore (Geologist)
Read on-line: Leon Silver Oral History Interview with Shirley Cohen [sound recording]
Interview in six sessions, in December 1994-January 1995 and February 2000, conducted by Shirley K. Cohen with Leon T. Silver, W. M. Keck Foundation Professor for Resource Geology, emeritus, at Caltech.

MEDIUM: Sound recording; FORMAT: Sound cassette: analog; QUANTITY: 1 set (6 cassettes per set)

Dec. 12, 1994 - Feb. 23, 2000
Geology


Oral History

Gray, Harry B.
Read on-line: Harry Gray Oral History Interview with Shirley K. Cohen and Heidi Aspaturian
Two interviews in seven and six sessions respectively, with Harry Gray, the Arnold O. Beckman Professor of Chemistry.

Sep. 22, 2000 - May. 5, 2016
Chemistry


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