Wave of the future, July 11, 1986 [sound recording].


Munk, Walter H. (Walter Heinrich), 1917-. Wave of the future, July 11, 1986 [sound recording].

Wave of the future, July 11, 1986 [sound recording].

The collection consists of one 90-minute audio cassette tape recording of a lecture entitled, "Wave of the Future" given by Walter H. Munk on July 11, 1986. The lecture was presented to Scripps Aquarium Associates at their evening meeting. The audio recording is poor quality and sometimes difficult to understand. Opening remarks were presented by Donald W. Wilkie, followed by Edward A. Frieman and UCSD Chancellor Richard C. Atkinson. Dr. Atkinson was followed by William A. Nierenberg, who introduced Dr. Munk.

1 audiocassette tape (90 minutes).

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Frieman, E. A.

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Atkinson, Richard C.

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Wilkie, Donald

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Geophysicist and oceanographer. Munk received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from the California Institute of Technology in 1939 and 1940 and his Ph. D. in 1947. Munk served as assistant and associate professor of geophysics at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography from 1947 to 1954 when he became professor of geophysics in the University of California Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics. Munk founded the Instittue and served as its director from 1959 to 1984. He is a member of the Nation...

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Nierenberg, William Aaron, 1919-2000

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