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Jeffreys, Bertha Swirles
Oral history interview with Bertha Swirles, Lady Jeffreys, 1997 March.
Topics discussed include: Jeffrey's education at the University of Cambridge; Cecilia Payne Gaposchkin; Werner Heisenberg; Paul Dirac; Erwin Schrodinger; Douglas Hartree; Kapitza Club; her research in quantum theory; Maria Goeppert Mayer; George Gamow; Edward Milne; Lev Landau; her husband Sir Harold Jeffreys and his work.
Bertha Swirles, Lady Jeffreys (May 22, 1903-December 18, 1999). Carried out research in quantum theory and was associated with Girton College at the University of Cambridge for over 70 years.
Dirac, P. A. M. (Paul Adrien Maurice), 1902-1984
Gamow, George, 1904-1968.
Gaposchkin, Cecilia Helena Payne, 1900-
Hartree, Douglas R. (Douglas Rayner), 1897-1958
Heisenberg, Werner, 1901-1976
Jeffreys, Bertha Swirles
Jeffreys, Harold, Sir, 1891-
Landau, L. D. (Lev Davidovich), 1908-1968
Mayer, Maria Goeppert, 1906-1972.
Milne, Edward Arthur, 1896-1950.
Schrödinger, Erwin, 1887-1961
Kapitza Club.
University of Cambridge.
Quantum theory.
Women physicists.
Women in science
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Howie, David, interviewer.
American Institute of Physics. Niels Bohr Library & Archives. One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA