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Cornelius A. Tobias oral history interviews and supplementary material, 1979-2000.
Phonotape 3319 C:2-31; BANC MSS 2002/59 c Box 1; BANC MSS 2002/59 c
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Title:

Cornelius A. Tobias oral history interviews and supplementary material, 1979-2000
Medical physics series (Bancroft Library)

Creator/Contributor:

Tobias, Cornelius A., creator, Interviewee.

Creator/Contributor:

Hughes, Sally Smith., Interviewer.

Creator/Contributor:

Bancroft Library, Regional Oral History Office.

Abstract:

typescript transcript of interviews conducted by Sally Smith Hughes, 1979-1980, with her editorial marks. The transcript was never fully reviewed by the interviewee. Tobias discusses his career as a biophysics professor at UC Berkeley and medical physic researcher for Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory. Tobias specialized in radiation biology and is considered the father of heavy ion radiography as a cancer treatment.
interview history prepared by the interviewer, a 38 page transcription of sections of the original interviews prepared by Tobias, biographical information, obituaries, and a copy of a U.S. Dept. of Energy oral history done with Tobias in 1995.

Date:

1979 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
University of California, Berkeley. -- Department of Biophysics and Medical Physics.
Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory.
Biophysicists -- Interviews
Medical physics -- Research
Radiobiology -- Research
Radiography, Medical -- Research
Cancer -- Radiotherapy -- Research

Note:

Forms part of the Medical physics series.
Audio tape recording of the interviews also available. Shelved as Phonotape 3319 C:2-31. (Tape no. 1 lacking).
This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Photographs transferred to the Pictorial Collections of The Bancroft Library.

Type:

biography
Oral histories.

Physical Description:

print
1 box (.4 linear ft.)
30 sound cassettes.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Phonotape 3319 C:2-31
BANC MSS 2002/59 c Box 1
BANC MSS 2002/59 c

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

This manuscript is made available for research purposes only. All publication rights are reserved to The Bancroft Library of the University of California, Berkeley. Requests for permission to quote for publication should be addressed to the Regional Oral History Office, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.