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Aeronautical engineer, professor, Dean of the College of Engineering, Provost for Professional Schools and Colleges, Vice Chancellor for Research and Academic Affairs, University of California, Berkeley, 1949 to 1983 / 2000.
TL540.M368 A3 2000; TL540.M368 A3 2000; BANC MSS 2000/107 c; Phonotape 3093 C:1-30
Collection Overview

Title:

Aeronautical engineer, professor, Dean of the College of Engineering, Provost for Professional Schools and Colleges, Vice Chancellor for Research and Academic Affairs, University of California, Berkeley, 1949 to 1983 / 2000
College of Engineering oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Maslach, G. J. (George J.), creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Swent, Eleanor, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Growing up in San Francisco, 1920-1937; SF Junior College, UC Berkeley, 1937-1942; MIT Radiation Laboratory, design and development of radar, 1942-1945; General Precision Laboratories, research engineer, 1945-1949; UC Berkeley: 1949-1963, research and teaching, Director, Institute of Engineering Research; 1963-1972, Dean of College of Engineering, Free Speech Movement, Third World Liberation Movement, articulation of community colleges and universities; 1972-1981, Provost for Professional Schools and Colleges; 1981-1983, Vice Chancellor for Research and Academic Affairs; discusses advising U.S. Dept. of Commerce, U.S. Navy, research grants, development of computer science, electronics.

Date:

2000 (issued)

Subject:

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University of California, Berkeley. -- College of Engineering -- History
University of California, Berkeley. -- Provost for Professional Schools and Colleges.
University of California, Berkeley -- Faculty -- Interviews
University of California, Berkeley. -- Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research.
Aeronautical engineers -- California -- Interviews

Note:

George J. Maslach. Interviews conducted by Eleanor Swent in 1998 and 1999. Regional Oral History Office, the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of the College of Engineering oral history series.
Audio tape recording of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3093 C:1-30.
Also available online.
Duplicate transcript: Dept. of Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles Library.
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Volume includes index.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 v. (xiii, 523 p.) : ill., ports. ; 29 cm.
30 sound cassettes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z0z94
TL540.M368 A3 2000
TL540.M368 A3 2000
BANC MSS 2000/107 c
Phonotape 3093 C:1-30

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

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