Oral history interview with Gleb B. Udintsev 1997

 

Name
Udint︠s︡ev, G. B. (Gleb Borisovich) (Interviewee)
Visson, Lynn (Interviewer)
Title
Oral history interview with Gleb B. Udintsev 1997
Abstract
Childhood: Moscow, political unrest; Moscow Tourist Club, geographical studies; air force service, navigator, 1941-1945; Moscow Hydrometeorological Institute: student, researcher, 1941-1976; Moscow University geography department, oceanography, Ph.D, 1952; seafloor geomorphology; Polar Institute of Fisheries and Oceanography, research expeditions; International Geophysical Year, 1957; Assembly of Geophysical Union, Los Angeles, 1963; international scientific community relations; information exchange; United States visits, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute; Soviet scientific research guidelines; Academy of Sciences seafloor geomorphology and tectonics laboratory head, 1965; Soviet Geophysical Committee; lithospheric plate tectonics theory; atlas editor; V. I. Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry researcher; Academy of Sciences member; government funding; article publishing; colleague reminiscences.
Collection Name
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory oral history collection
Subjects
Udint︠s︡ev, G. B. (Gleb Borisovich); Columbia University; Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory; Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Format
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre
Interviews
Date
1997
Note (Biographical)
Earth scientist.
Note
Interviewed by Dr. Lynn Visson from July 30 to August 6, 1997. Interviews conducted in Russian and translated by Dr. Lynn Visson.
Note (Provenance)
Gleb B. Udintsev, Gift 1997
Language
English
Library Location
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record
13583260
Also In
Oral History Archives at Columbia
Time-Based Media
Time-Based Media
Persistent URL
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-4eh1-zh24
Related URLs
Available digital content for this interview.