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    • Paul Feeny and Anurag Agrawal Converse 

      Feeny, Paul; Agrawal, Anurag (Internet-First University Press, 2017-05)
      Paul Patrick Feeny is a professor emeritus in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at Cornell University. In this video he talks with his faculty colleague, Prof, Anurag Agrawal, about his life and career at ...
    • A Conversation with Francine Blau 

      Blau, Francine; Salvatore, Nick (Internet-First University Press, 2017-04-07)
    • A Conversation with Kurt Gottfried 

      Gottfried, Kurt; Lepage, Peter (Internet-First University Press, 2017-04-07)
      Gottfried discusses his early life and education, career, research in physics, his classic book, Quantum Mechanics: Fundamentals, and his role as co-founder of the Union of Concerned Scientists, which dealt with policy ...
    • A Conversation with Bob Frank 

      Frank, Bob; Gilovich, Thomas D. (Internet-First University Press, 2016-12-16)
    • A Conversation with David Feldshuh 

      Feldshuh, David; Levitt, Bruce A. (Internet-First University Press, 2016-12-16)
    • A Conversation with Thomas D. Gilovich 

      Gilovich, Thomas D.; Pizarro, David A. (Internet-First University Press, 2016-12-15)
    • A Conversation with André Jagendorf 

      Jagendorf, André; Turgeon, Robert (Internet-First University Press, 2016-09-08)
      On September 8, 2016 André discussed his life journey with colleague, Robert Turgeon, a professor in the Plant Biology Section.
    • Achieving Food Security for All in the Foreseeable Future 

      Pinstrup-Andersen, Per (Internet-First University Press, 2015-12-03)
      Large increases in cereal prices in 2007-08 raised questions about the ability of world agriculture to produce the food needed by future generation. Predictions about impending world famine and continued increases in food ...
    • A Conversation with LeLand "Skip" Carmichael 

      Carmichael, LeLand "Skip"; Tennant, Bud C. (Internet-First University Press, 2015-11-24)
      Skip Carmichael’s distinguished career working with infectious diseases and virology produced many far-reaching contributions, especially for creating a vaccine for canine parvovirus.
    • A Conversation with Bud C. Tennant 

      Tennant, Bud C.; Carmichael, LeLand "Skip" (Internet-First University Press, 2015-11-24)
      Bud Tennant’s multidimensional career as a veterinarian is discussed with Skip Carmichael.
    • A Conversation with Susan Murphy 

      Murphy, Susan Hills; East, Betsy (Internet-First University Press, 2015-11-24)
      Vice President Susan H. Murphy discusses her several roles at Cornell University, including her oversight of the university’s student and academic services environment where students spend their out-of-classroom time.
    • An Oral History Conversation: The Paradigm Shift from Centralized to Decentralized Computing at Cornell 

      King, Kenneth M.; Cooke, J. Robert; Teitelbaum, Tim; Gale, Doug (Internet-First University Press, 2015-10)
    • A Conversation with Charlie Van Loan 

      Van Loan, Charlie; Bala, Kavita (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-15)
      Van Loan discusses his experiences with teaching, writing textbooks, administering degree programs, MatLab, matrices and more.
    • A Conversation with Peter Harriott 

      Harriott, Peter; Steen, Paul (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-10)
      Harriott's early years in Ithaca, his formal education, the writing of three distinguished textbook and his pride in his family and personal interests, such as life outdoors and music, are discussed. The origins of his ...
    • A Conversation with Roger Gilbert 

      Gilbert, Roger; Adams, Barry B. (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-10)
      Professor Gilbert discusses the biography he is writing about beloved poet A.R. (Archie) Ammons: he commens briefly about the legendary M.H. (Mike) Abrams.
    • A Conversation with Jonathan Culler 

      Culler, Jonathan; Adams, Barry B. (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-10)
      Professor Culler discusses his background, his academic interests and his multiple roles at Cornell University.
    • A Conversation with Ken Birman 

      Birman, Ken; Van Renesse, Robbert (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-10)
      Ken Birman discusses the origins of cloud computing.
    • A Conversation with Tim Teitelbaum 

      Teitelbaum, Tim; Gries, David (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-10)
      A discussion of the teaching of large, introductory courses in programming in the early days-using the Terak and Macintosh computers and the development of integrated programming environments that implement language-aware ...
    • A Conversation with Claire Cardie 

      Cardie, Claire; Constable, Robert L. (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-09)
      Claire Cardie discusses the role of Gerard Salton, natural language processing and the creation of the Information Science Department.
    • A Conversation with Fred Schneider 

      Schneider, Fred B.; Gries, David (Internet-First University Press, 2015-09-09)
      Fred Schneider, an expert in concurrent and distributed systems and in computer and cybersecurity, shares insights about how his professional interests evolved, and provides sweeping views about how his field and department ...