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Frank Press - Quotes

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My attitude toward graduate students was different, I must say. I used graduate students as colleagues: I gave them the best problems to work on, and I encouraged them.

My attitude toward graduate students was different, I must say. I used graduate students as colleagues: I gave them the best problems to work on, and I encouraged them.

Gutenberg and Richter were very great men. ---->>>

For my own personal growth I had to set out on my own. ---->>>

I had an agenda. It was a very smooth transition. ---->>>

It's a difficult question of relations between people. ---->>>

When the first computers started to come in, we tried to digitalize the seismological equipment.

When the first computers started to come in, we tried to digitalize the seismological equipment.

You travel across the country, you visit departments, you give talks, you talk about the work at your laboratory - what's going on, what the opportunities are there - you talk about your own research. ---->>>

Biography

Nationality: American
Born: 12-04, 1924
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Occupation: Scientist
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Frank Press (born December 4, 1924) is an American geophysicist. He was an advisor to four U.S. Presidents, and later served two consecutive terms as President of the U.S. National Academy of Sciences (1981–1993). He is the author of 160 scientific papers and co-author of the textbooks Earth and Understanding Earth (wikipedia)