Oral history interview with Robert Willis Hellwarth, 1985 May 29.


Oral history interview with Robert Willis Hellwarth, 1985 May 29.

Covers period from 1948 through 1965, when Hellwarth was an undergraduate at Princeton University, to 1952; a doctoral student at University of Oxford, to 1955; a postdoctoral student at California Institute of Technology, 1955-1956; a research scientist at Hughes Aircraft Company, 1956 on; and a visiting professor at the University of Illinois. Emphasis on the cross-fertilization of his electrical engineering and physics education; his collaboration with R. Feynman and F. Vernon on the theory of masers; Q-switching, and stimulated Raman scattering.

Transcript, 68 p.


SNAC Resource ID: 8330310

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