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Researcher and educator in electromagnetics, microwaves, and optoelectronics, 1935-1995; Dean of the College of Engineering, UC Berkeley, 1959-1963 : oral history transcript / 1996.
TK140.W5 A3 1996; TK140.W5 A3 1996; BANC MSS 97/36 c; Phonotape 2836 C:1-14; ...
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Title:

Researcher and educator in electromagnetics, microwaves, and optoelectronics, 1935-1995; Dean of the College of Engineering, UC Berkeley, 1959-1963 : oral history transcript / 1996
College of Engineering oral history series

Creator/Contributor:

Whinnery, John R., creator, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Lage, Ann, interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Susskind, Charles, interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Pederson, Donald O.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

Whinnery discusses his family background and early education at the University of California, Berkeley; his early career at General Electric; his return to Berkeley as a graduate student, lecturer, and associate professor; his years as Dean of the College of Engineering; and his service to governmental and scientific agencies.

Date:

1996 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
University of California, Berkeley. -- School of Engineering.
Electrical engineers -- California -- Berkeley -- Interviews

Note:

John R. Whinnery ; with an introduction by Donald O. Pederson ; interviews conducted by Ann Lage in 1994. Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley,
Forms part of: College of Engineering oral history series.
Audio tape recording of the interview also available. Classified as: Phonotape 2836 C:1-14.
Also available online.
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. (vii, 273 p., [5] leaves of plates) : ill. ; 28 cm.
14 sound cassettes.
1 box (.2 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3j2h
TK140.W5 A3 1996
TK140.W5 A3 1996
BANC MSS 97/36 c
Phonotape 2836 C:1-14
BANC MSS 97/36 c

Origin:

California

Classification:

TK140.W5 A3 1996

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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http://nma.berkeley.edu/ark:/28722/bk0005z3j2h