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Thompson, Philip D., 1987-12-15

Identifier: Item 96

Scope and Contents

Oral history interview of Philip Thompson, 1987. Interviewed by Joseph Tribbia and Akira Kasahara. 3 sound cassettes (ca. 3 hrs.) : analog, mono. +transcript. AMS 25-27; 2 versions (1 master, 1 copy). Forms part of American Meteorological Society Oral History Project. Topics include: early life and family; interest in science and education; time in the Air Force; Princeton project in Numerical Weather Prediction; other scientist working in the meteorological field around the 1940s; graduate school research and thesis; time in Stockholm; NCAR and HAO; and turbulence.


  • Creation: 1987-12-15

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From the Collection: 107.00 Items

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