Oral history of British science
Klug, Aaron (Part 8 of 31). National Life Stories Collection: General
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2002-10-29, 2002-11-03, 2002-11-20, 2002-11-27
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge
Klug, Aaron, 1926-, (speaker, male)
Thompson, Katherine (speaker, female)
AK's fellowship was valid for 3 years. Explains difficulties about life in the flat, especially when wife became pregnant. But he enjoyed being part of a small group, met Crick and Watson, later on Max Perutz. Later support ran out but more talk about that later.
Nobel Prize-winning chemist Aaron Klug in conversation about his life and work. Klug is most famous for his research into crystallographic electron microscopy.