These interviews were conducted by the Nuclear Princeton research team. Interviews collected by outside groups can be found dispersed throughout the resources section within the project they correspond to.
An Interview with Zia Mian

Zia Mian is a physicist who has been at Princeton School of Public and International Affairs since 1997. Throughout his career, Dr. Mian has achieved many accomplishments and titles including, but not…

Harold Feiveson's Interview

Harold “Hal” Feiveson, is a Senior Research Scientist, Emeritus, at the School of Public and International Affairs. He was co-founder, and until 2006, co-director of the Program on Science and Global Security, where he remains a member, and…

Portraits of Nuclear Scientists

By: Alan Plotz, Aaron Serianni, and Michael Tsai


The goal of this project was to document current nuclear and nuclear-adjacent research occurring at Princeton. While the Nuclear Princeton project has records of Princeton’s previous involvements with nuclear research on…

The Intersection of Land, Indigenous peoples, and Nuclear Power: Through the Lens of two Princeton Affiliated Interviewees [Dr. William Happer and Jessica Lambert]

By Angie Allen, Ella Weber, and Christine Shin

Special Thanks to Professor Ryo Morimoto, Jessica Lambert, and Dr. William Happer


When each of us signed up for spring courses during our freshman year at Princeton, we had…

Wendell Long's Interview

Wendell Long, an enrolled citizen of the Choctaw Nation, was born and reared in Oklahoma. Long was an undergraduate at Princeton University from 1954 to 1958 and received an undergraduate degree in Chemistry. His senior thesis advisor was