This is the first part of a series of 4 video interviews. In this part, Shlomo Neuman is interviewed by Jesus Carrera and Alberto Guadagnini about his life and early carrier. The interview covers essentially the years 1938 to 1974: from his birth in Czechoslovakia and infancy during World War II to his first years of research in Israel after having obtained his PhD in Berkeley.
Recording date: 2008/10/26
Recording location: Viscount Suite Hotel, Tucson, Arizona, USA
Interview: Jesus Carrera (CSIC, Barcelona, Spain) & Alberto Guadagnini (Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy)
Editing: Sylvain Tissot & Philippe Renard
Sponsors: The participants of the Symposium "New Perspectives in Modeling of Groundwater Flow and Transport"; Symposium in Honor of Shlomo P. Neuman’s 70th Birthday; International Association of Hydrogeologists (IAH)