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Oral history interview with David Pines, 1981 April 13 and 16.

Author: David Pines; Lillian Hoddeson
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Microfilm : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this interview, David Pines discusses his life and career. Topics discussed include: Black Mountain College; University of California, Berkeley; Joseph Weinberg; Nathan Rosen; Hal Lewis; David Bohm; Princeton University; J. Robert Oppenheimer; I.I. Rabi; Niels Bohr; Bob Serber; quantum electrodynamics; Eugene Gross; renormalization; Coulomb interactions; Eugene Wigner; antisemitism; solid state physics; Oskar  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Interviews
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Named Person: John Bardeen; David Bohm; Niels Bohr; Michael Ference; Oskar Froelich; Murray Gell-Mann; L van Hove; T D Lee; H W Lewis; F W Loomis; Francis E Low; L Marton; William L McMillan; N F Mott, Sir; P Nozières; J Robert Oppenheimer; David Pines; I I Rabi; Nathan Rosen; J R Schrieffer; Frederick Seitz; R Serber; Charles P Slichter; Shin'ichirō Tomonaga; Joseph W Weinberg; Steven Weinberg; Eugene Paul Wigner; Chen Ning Yang; Eugene P Gross; David Pines; John Bardeen; David Bohm; Niels Bohr; Michael Ference; Murray Gell-Mann; L van Hove; T D Lee; F W Loomis; Francis E Low; L Marton; N F Mott, Sir; J Robert Oppenheimer; I I Rabi; Nathan Rosen; J R Schrieffer; Frederick Seitz; R Serber; Charles P Slichter; Shin'ichirō Tomonaga; Steven Weinberg; Eugene Paul Wigner; Chen Ning Yang
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: David Pines; Lillian Hoddeson
OCLC Number: 966223207
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Advance notice of two business days required to use audiovisual materials.
Interview conducted by Lillian Hoddeson on 13 and 16 April 1981.
Reproduction Notes: 10" microfilm reel. Bethesda, Md.; Cutting Corp., 2008. Original recording remastered onto 5 10" reels.
Description: Transcript: 122 pages audio recording: 5 cassettes (2.5 hr.)

Abstract:

In this interview, David Pines discusses his life and career. Topics discussed include: Black Mountain College; University of California, Berkeley; Joseph Weinberg; Nathan Rosen; Hal Lewis; David Bohm; Princeton University; J. Robert Oppenheimer; I.I. Rabi; Niels Bohr; Bob Serber; quantum electrodynamics; Eugene Gross; renormalization; Coulomb interactions; Eugene Wigner; antisemitism; solid state physics; Oskar Froelich; Francis Low; Tsung-Dao Lee; Chen Ning Yang; Francis Wheeler Loomis; Shin-Ichiro Tomonaga; N.F. Mott; many-body physics; Solvay Conference on Physics (1954); Ladislaus Marton; Philippe Nozières; Michael Ference; Murray Gell-Mann; John Bardeen; Bob Schrieffer; Bob Brout; Stevens Institute of Technology symposium on the many-body problem (1957); Bill McMillan; Utrecht international congress on many-body problems (1960); L. Van Hove; Charlie Slichter; Fred Seitz; Steve Weinberg; Bell Laboratories.

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