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The Caltech Archives were formally established in 1968 to serve as the collective memory of the California Institute of Technology. Our mission is to preserve and make accessible the institutional records, personal papers, documents, artifacts and pictorial materials that tell the school's history.

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Note : Gap in program from 00:23:28-00:23:39 on Part 1. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Dr. David Goodstein "What the Mechanical Universe is all About". An educational television program is being shown during the lecture and the speaker interrupts it periodically to speak about it. Film presentation through 00:11:39 on part 2. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its...
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Note : Program recorded at low level. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Ken Libbrecht, Professor of Physics at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and...
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by Millikan, Clark B.; Millikan, Robert A.
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Description:  Dedication speech of the $2,500,000 Southern California Cooperative Wind Tunnel, owned by several aviation manufacturers and managed by Caltech. Professor Clark B. Millikan, its director, and Caltech founder Robert A. Millikan, were among the speakers. Digitized by Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Robert R. Wark, Director of Art Collections at the Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens and instructor of art history at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Leroy E. Hood M.D., Ph.D. D. Sc. "Genome Initiative in the 21st Century" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research....
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Note : Main presentation begins at 00:04:52. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : C.L.S. Murray Gell-Man "The Search for Unity in Particle Physics" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Dr. Frank Press, Director of the Caltech Seismological Laboratory from 1957 to 1965 and Professor of Geophysics at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is...
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Note : Program begins at 00:04:32. Another program can be heard faintly under primary program. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Linus Pauling and the Twentieth Century Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk:...
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by Kirst, Michael
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Note:  Recording contains a high amount of static, hiss and background noise.  Description : A Caltech Burgess lecture analyzing the California State policy for children. Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Dr. Bruce Murray, Jet Propulsion Laboratory director from 1976 to 1982 and Professor of Planetary Science and Geology at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Masakazu "Mark" Konishi, Bing Professor of Behavioral Biology at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and...
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by Clauser, Francis H.
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Note:  Recording contains a high amount of hiss and static. Description: Francis H. Clauser, the Clark Blanchard Millikan Professor of Engineering,  he was a founder of modern aeronautics and helped usher in the Space Age. Clauser arrived at the dawn of the environmental movement, launched Caltech's interdisciplinary graduate program in environmental engineering science and established the Environmental Quality Laboratory, or EQL. In this talk, recorded during the 1973 Caltech Alumni Day, he...
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Note : Program recorded at low level. Another program can be heard faintly under primary program. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of...
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Note : Main presentation begins at 00:02:33. Content ends abruptly, incomplete. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Barry C. Barish, Ph.D. "Science at the Supercollider" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is...
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Description: George W. Housner was an eminent authority on earthquake engineering and National Medal of Science laureate. This talk - geared toward a popular audience- offers an analysis of the 1989 earthquake in Loma Prieta, California, and discusses what we can expect in the future. The lecture was given at Caltech. Call number: AUDIO 01 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Note : Beginning of Part 2 repeats content at end of Part 1. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Dr. Harry B. Gray, Ph.D. "A Chemist Looks at Electron Transport in Biology" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Dr. Amnon Yariv, recipient of the 2010 National Medal of Science and Martin and Eileen Summerfield Professor of Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
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Note:  Recording contains a high amount of hiss, hum, and background noise. Description: This talk, aimed at a popular audience, gives an overview of the Southern California landscape modifications that were happening in the 1950s.   Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Program (CAVPP) .
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Note : Part 2 is somewhat muffled. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Dr. John Sutherland, Professor of Literature at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education...
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Description: William Deverell offers an early vision of the city of Los Angeles through history, cultural criticism and social commentary. He shows how understanding the Los Angeles of the 19th century requires grappling with the complex relationship between whites, especially those in power, and Mexican people, a Mexican past, and a Mexican landscape. Call number: AUDIO 04 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : William A. Fowler, 1983 Nobel laureate in Physics gives the lecture "The Case of the Missing Solar Neutrinos" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : James Bonner "In the Footprints of Future Men" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or reproduction of works...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Ronald W.P. Drever, Ph.D. "Gravitational Wave Experiments: Laser Techniques" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research....
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by Silver, Leon Theodore
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Decription: Caltech Professor Leon Silver talks about the relation of crustal scattering to seismicity in California. Call number: AUDIO 06 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Note : Program begins 00:05:36 on Part 1 and 00:02:45 on Part 2. Another program can be heard faintly under primary program. Audio level varies on Part 2. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : String Theory in the Millennium; Caltech's Architectural Heritage Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is David Politzer, 2004 Nobel laureate in Physics and Richard Chace Tolman Professor of Theoretical Physics at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible...
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by Class, Glen
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Description: Distinguished atmospheric scientist Glen Class painstakingly sleuthed out the myriad sources of air pollution that plagued Los Angeles. In this lecture, he discusses the complex mix of airborne chemicals that pollute the urban area of Los Angeles. Call number: AUDIO 09 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Note : Program level varies as on original tape. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Dr. Kip S. Thorne, Richard P. Feynman Professor of Theoretical Physics at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work...
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by Kiewiet, D. Roderick
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Description: Talk given during Caltech Alumni Day, analyzing the California public school system.  Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Note : Content begins abruptly. Recording on Part 2 is muffled. Beginning of Part 2 overlaps end of Part 1. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Dr. Jenijoy La Belle, Professor of English at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Note : Main program between 00:05:00-00:20:00 on Part 1. Abrupt cut in content between sides. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of...
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by Cain, Bruce
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Note: Audio contains hum and static, has some warble toward the end, and ends abruptly. Description: Professor of Political Sciences Bruce Cain discusses how well over two millions immigrants arrived in California in the 1970s and 1980s, reshaping the profile of the State and affecting both its business and its social fabric. Call number: AUDIO 05 Digitized by California Revealed .
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by Kanamori, Hiroo
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Note: Audio is distorted at times. Description: Hiroo Kanamori made fundamental contributions to the understanding of the physics of earthquakes and the tectonic processes that cause them. He developed the moment magnitude scale currently used to measure the strength of earthquakes. In this public lecture, Kanamori presents a general overview of the strength of earthquakes experienced and expected in California. Call number: AUDIO 02 Digitized by California Revealed .
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by Brooks, Norman
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Description: Environmental and Civil Engineering Professor Norman Brooks gives an overview of the floods from the larger rivers of California, how flood control works responded, and what damages occurred on the coast. Call number: AUDIO 08 Digitized by California Revealed .
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by Brooks, Norman
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Note: Audio contains some static and a brief ramping up of speed. Description: Environmental and Civil Engineering Professor Norman Brooks discusses the unique aspects of sedimentation in regional floods, and the damaging effects of the high storm waves and high tides in California. Call number: AUDIO 07 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Dr. John Teem "Why Don't We Have a National Energy Policy" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Dr. Terry Cole "Sodium Heat Engine: A New Energy Converter" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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Note : Show returns to main topic at 00:02:57 on Part 2. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Mars Global Surveyor Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of...
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Note : Program begins at 00:02:46 on Part 1 and 00:01:22 on Part 2. Another program can be heard faintly under primary program. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Color Blind Justice Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title...
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by Moore, Gordon
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Note : Part 1 ends abruptly. Part 2 begins abruptly. Description : San Francisco-born co-founder of Intel Corporation and Caltech Trustee Gordon Moore gives his overview on semiconductors during one of the famous public-oriented Watson Lecture Series. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights,...
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by Sieh, Kerry
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Description: Kerry Sieh is a member of the National Academy of Sciences and an earthquake geologist. In this lecture he presents his studies on the San Andreas fault, which led to the discovery of how often and how regularly it produces large earthquakes in Southern California. Call number: AUDIO 03 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Note : Content on Part 2 ends abruptly. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on...
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Note : Gap in Part 2 between 00:04:08 - 00:04:15 as on original tape. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech...
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by Mead, Carver
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Note : Content ends abruptly. Description : Carver Andress Mead (born in Bakersfield, California 1934) is a US scientist and engineer. He currently holds the position of Gordon and Betty Moore Professor Emeritus of Engineering and Applied Science at Caltech. A pioneer of modern microelectronics, he has made contributions to the development and design of semiconductors, digital chips, and silicon compilers, technologies which form the foundations of modern VLSI chip design. Rights : Copyright...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:11. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : The Science of Magnetism Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Quantum Computing Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on...
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Note : Hiss and lots of background noise as on original tape. Some phasing and distortion throughout. The speaker on Part 1 is Amnon Yariv and the speaker on Part 2 is Carver Andress Mead. Description : Amnon Yariv is an Israeli-American professor of applied physics and electrical engineering at the California Institute of Technology, known for his pioneering contributions to opto-electronics.The semiconductor distributed feedback laser, a device used in the Internet's fiber-optic...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Paul H. Patterson, Anne P. and Benjamin F. Biaggini Professor of Biological Sciences at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
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Note : Audience questions at end of tape are inaudible. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Harry Gray, Arnold O. Beckman Professor of Chemistry, gives the lecture "Blue Copper Blood to Synthetic Cobalt Enzymes" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Southern California earthquakes: past, present and future Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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by Mead, Carver
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Note : Part 1 ends abruptly. Description : Carver Andress Mead (born in Bakersfield, California 1934) is a US scientist and engineer. He currently holds the position of Gordon and Betty Moore Professor Emeritus of Engineering and Applied Science at Caltech. A pioneer of modern microelectronics, he has made contributions to the development and design of semiconductors, digital chips, and silicon compilers, technologies which form the foundations of modern VLSI chip design. Rights : Copyright...
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Note : Content begins abruptly. Another program can be heard faintly under primary program. Audio level varies. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first...
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Note : Another program can be heard faintly under primary program. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : The New Era in Biology Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first...
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:06 after traffic report. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Note : High frequency noise as on original tape. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Additional Title : About Alzheimer's Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Dr. Elias Lazarides "Alzheimer's Disease: Aging Disease Comes of Age" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Gerlad J. Wasserburg, recipient of the 1986 Crafoord Prize in Geosciences and John D. MacArthur Professor of Geology and Geophysic at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks....
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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Note : Program begins at 00:01:36 on Part 1 and 00:01:57 on Part 2. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Earthshine and global warming Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first...
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Note : Program recorded at low level as on original tape. Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : The speaker is Brian P. Wernicke, Chandler Family Professor of Geology at Caltech. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is...
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by Moore, Gordon
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Note : Part 1 begins and ends abruptly. Description : San Francisco-born co-founder of Intel Corporation and Caltech Trustee Goordon Moore gives his overview on the future of microcomputing. Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for...
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Note : Program begins 00:04:57. Another program can be heard faintly under primary program. Hiss and distortion on Part 2 as on original tape. Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : Observations of the Future Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every...
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Series : The Earnest C. Watson Caltech Lecture Series Description : Dr. Leroy Hood "Genetic Engineering and Medicine of the Future" Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is accessible for purposes of education and research. Transmission or...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Additional Title : The Year in Review: Science and Policy at Caltech Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech...
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Series : Air Talk: The Caltech Edition Description : AirTalk is the longest-running daily talk show in Southern California, aired for the first time on April, 1985. Starting in 1988, the talk show hosted by Larry Mantle, was devoted to Caltech and Jet Propulsion Laboratory on the third Wednesday of every month and had the title "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition". The first broadcast of "AirTalk: The Caltech Edition" took to the airwaves on January 20, 1988. The program was aired...
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