Oral history interview with Taro Takahashi 1997

Oral history interview with Taro Takahashi 1997

 

 

Name:
Takahashi, Taro (Interviewee); Doel, Ronald (Interviewer); Levin, Tanya (Interviewer); Sfraga, Michael (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Taro Takahashi 1997
Abstract:
Childhood: Tokyo, Japan, son of hat manufacturer; Columbia University, geochemistry; association with Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory [LDEO]; research aboard Vema; association with Scripps Oceanographic Institute, 1957; work on Geochemical Ocean Sections; New York State College of Ceramics: professor, geochemistry, 1960-1962; University of Rochester: professor, geochemistry, 1962-1970; California Institute of Technology, research, seismology; contract with National Aeronautics and Space Administration: research on composition of moon’s core, 1978; Queen’s College, New York: geochemistry; return to Lamont: full-time researcher, associate director, head of geochemistry; restructuring of administration; New York University: chemical research; reminiscences of colleagues.
Collection Name:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory oral history collection
Subjects:
Takahashi, Taro; Columbia University; Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory; Vema (Ship); Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Format:
oral histories; sound recordings
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
1997
Note (Biographical):
Geochemist.
Note:
Interviewed by Ronald Doel, Tanya Levin, and Michael Sfraga on June 27, 1997.
Note (Provenance):
Taro Takahashi, Gift 1998
Language:
English
Library Location:
Columbia Center for Oral History, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
13583051
Digital Project:
Time Based Media
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-3egy-4n77