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    • A Conversation with Roald Hoffmann 

      Hoffmann, Roald; Widom, Ben (Internet-First University Press, 2006-09)
      Sponsored by the Oral History Project of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Cornell University, led by Charles Wilcox and Kelly Strickland, this presents an extended interview with a senior member of the ...
    • A Conversation with Simon H. Bauer 

      Bauer, Simon H.; Hughes, Robert E. (Internet-First University Press, 2006-09)
      The Oral History Project of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology sponsored this DVD video about Simon H. Bauer [runtime: 2 hr, 47 min] with interviewer Robert E. Hughes. Topics covered are [minutes:seconds]: ...
    • A Conversation with Fred W. McLafferty 

      McLafferty, Fred W.; Abruña, Héctor D. (Internet-First University Press, 2006-09)
      Sponsored by the Oral History Project of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Cornell University, led by Charles Wilcox and Kelly Strickland, this presents an extended interview with a senior member of the ...
    • A Conversation with W. Donald Cooke 

      Cooke, W. Donald; Wilcox, Charles (Internet-First University Press, 2006-09)
      Sponsored by the Oral History Project of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Cornell University, led by Charles Wilcox and Kelly Strickland, this presents an extended interview with a senior member of the ...
    • A Conversation with Harold A. Scheraga 

      Scheraga, Harold A.; Wilcox, Charles (Internet-First University Press, 2006-09)
      Sponsored by the Oral History Project of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology at Cornell University, led by Charles Wilcox and Kelly Strickland, this presents an extended interview with a senior member of the ...
    • W. Donald Cooke Memorial Service 

      Cooke, J. Robert; Washburn, Lars (Internet-First University Press, 2007-09-20)
      A memorial service for Professor Emeritus W. Donald Cooke was held on 20 September 2007 at Cornell University. The memorial included speeches by Hector Abruna, Dale Corson, Joe Ballantyne, Harold Scheraga, Fred McLafferty, ...
    • Simon Bauer 100th Birthday Celebration 

      Bauer, Simon; Widom, Ben; Scheraga, Harold (The Internet-First University Press, 2011-10-15)
      The Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology saluted Simon Bauer on the occasion of his 100th birthday in an event on October 15, 2011 in the recently opened Physical Sciences Building. Accompanied by his extended ...
    • A Conversation with Jerrold Meinwald 

      Meinwald, Jerrold; Ganem, Bruce (Interviewer) (Internet-First University Press, 2011-10-15)
      Jerrold Meinwald, the Goldwin Smith Professor Emeritus of the Chemistry and Chemical Biology Department, shares insights into the factors that drew him into the world of Chemistry and later into Chemical Ecology, a field ...
    • A Conversation with Robert Hughes – Interview by Ben Widom 

      Hughes, Robert E.; Widom, Ben (Internet-First University Press, 2011-10-17)
      Robert E. Hughes recounts his life-journey covering his early years in NYC, military service, higher education and post-Ph.D. work, his time at Penn and his return to Cornell. He oversaw the highly-regarded Materials ...
    • A Conversation with Francis J DiSalvo 

      DiSalvo, Francis J; Abruña, Héctor D (Interviewer) (Internet-First University Press, 2012-01-12)
      "A Conversation with Francis J DiSalvo" is a contribution from the Oral History Project of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology. Frank DiSalvo, the John A. Newman Professor of Physical Science and Director of ...
    • A Conversation with Robert A. Plane 

      Plane, Robert A.; Hughes, Robert E. (Internet-First University Press, 2012-09-08)
      Robert A. Plane, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, discussed his multifaceted, distinguished career with colleague Robert Hughes on September 8, 2012. He described his path into chemistry, how he came to co-author with ...
    • A Conversation with Charles F. Wilcox, Jr. 

      Wilcox, Charles F. Jr. (Internet-First University Press, 2012-09-08)
      Charles Wilcox, Professor Emeritus of Chemistry, relates his youthful introduction to chemistry and the path that led through MIT, UCLA, and Harvard to a faculty position at Cornell. He explains how he was drawn to Physical ...
    • A Conversation with David Usher 

      Usher, David A.; Ganem, Bruce (Internet-First University Press, 2012-11-10)
      David Anthony Usher was born in Harrow in the UK on November 1st, 1936, and emigrated with his family to Wellington, New Zealand in 1948. After a year at Wellesley College in Days Bay he became a boarder in Grey House ...
    • A Conversation with Dotsevi Y. Sogah 

      Sogah, Dotsevi Y.; Hoffmann, Roald (Interviewer) (Internet-First University Press, 2012-11-13)
      The research interests of Professor Dotsevi Y. Sogah, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, are in nanotechnology, biomaterials, electronic materials, biodegradable materials, and environmentally benign materials. He is best ...
    • A Conversation with Ben Widom 

      Widom, Ben; Meinwald, Jerrold (Internet-First University Press, 2012-11-13)
      Benjamin Widom, Professor of Chemistry emeritus, sketches his career in science starting from his years in Stuyvesant High School in New York City, followed by his undergraduate years at Columbia University, then as a Ph.D. ...
    • A Conversation with Jack H Freed 

      Freed, Jack H; Crane, Brian (Interviewer) (Internet-First University Press, 2012-11-13)
      Jack H Freed, the Frank and Robert Laughlin Professor of Physical Chemistry in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, describes his experiences in his early years, including his education, leading to his ...
    • A Conversation with Héctor D. Abruña 

      Abruña, Héctor D.; DiSalvo, Francis J (Internet-First University Press, 2012-11-13)
      “A Conversation with Héctor D. Abruña” is a contribution from the Oral History Project of the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology. Héctor D. Abruña (known to his friends as Tito; which derives from the diminutive ...
    • A Conversation with Robert C. Fay 

      Fay, Robert C.; Hoffmann, Roald (Interviewer) (Internet-First University Press, 2012-11-27)
      Robert C. Fay, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, describes the development of his interest in chemistry, his undergraduate education at Oberlin College, and graduate studies in inorganic ...
    • A Conversation with James M. Burlitch 

      Burlitch, James M.; Fay, Robert C. (Internet-First University Press, 2012-11-27)
      James Burlitch, Emeritus Professor in the Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology describes his early interest in science and Nature, his liberal arts education at Wheeling College in Wheeling, WV, and PhD degree in ...
    • Roald Hoffmann Symposium Concert 

      Hoffmann, Roald (Internet-First University Press, 2014-07-21)