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Werner, Michael W.


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Michael W. Werner Oral History Interview with Sara Lippincott [sound recording], 2008-07-25 - 2008-07-25

Scope and Contents Interview on July 25, 2008, with infrared astronomer Michael Werner, project scientist for the Spitzer Space Telescope. Dr. Werner received his BS from Haverford in 1963 and his PhD from Cornell in 1969 under M. Harwit. As a postdoc with C. H. Townes at UC Berkeley 1969-1972, he performed early infrared studies of the cosmic microwave background with P. L. Richards and J. Mather. Taught physics at Caltech 1972-1979 and worked on the Kuiper Airborne Observatory. Began working on SIRTF...
Dates: 2008-07-25 - 2008-07-25

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