Oral history interview with Robert Henry Dicke, 1985 June 18.

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Dicke, Robert H. (Robert Henry). Oral history interview with Robert Henry Dicke, 1985 June 18.

Oral history interview with Robert Henry Dicke, 1985 June 18.

Comments on parents and teachers; schooling in Rochester; studies at University of Rochester and at Princeton University with comments on faculty and fellow students; thesis collaboration with John Marshall; Victor Weisskopf, M.I.T. and the Radiation Laboratory during war, microwave techniques applied to atomic physics. Return to Princeton after war, Angular Momentum of Radiation; 1957 and the start of cosmology and relativity publications; Eötvös experiment and Mach's principle; discussions of own and others' experimental work; big science; George Gamow, Ralph Alpher, Robert Herman; paper with P. James Peebles Nostrums and Conundrums; National Academy of Sciences; funding in science.

Transcript, 56 pp.

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