The HistoryMakers video oral history with Sekazi Mtingwa.

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Imprint:Chicago, Illinois : The HistoryMakers, [2016]
Description:1 online resource (7 video files (3 hr., 12 min., 50 sec.)) : sound, color.
Subject:Mtingwa, Sekazi, -- 1949- -- Interviews.
African Americans -- Interviews.
African Americans.
Internet videos.
Nonfiction films.
Oral histories.
Oral histories.
Internet videos.
Nonfiction films.
Format: E-Resource Video Streaming Video
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Varying Form of Title:History Makers video oral history with Sekazi Mtingwa
Sekazi Mtingwa
Other authors / contributors:Mtingwa, Sekazi, 1949- interviewee.
Crowe, Larry F., interviewer.
Hickey, Matthew, director of photography.
HistoryMakers (Video oral history collection), production company.
Sound characteristics:digital
Digital file characteristics:video file
Notes:Videographer, Matthew Hickey.
Larry Crowe, interviewer.
Recorded Hillsborough, North Carolina 2013 May 6.
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Summary:Research physicist Sekazi K. Mtingwa was born on October 20, 1949 in Atlanta, Georgia. After receiving his B.S. degrees in physics and pure mathematics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 1971, Mtingwa enrolled at Princeton University and graduated with his M.A. and Ph.D. degrees in theoretical high energy physics in 1976. In 1991, Mtingwa was appointed chair and professor in the Department of Physics at North Carolina A & T State University, and later served as the J. Ernest Wilkins, Jr. Distinguished Professor of Physics at Morgan State University. He became principal partner of Triangle Science, Education & Economic Development, LLC. Mtingwa was also senior physics consultant at Brookhaven National Laboratory. Mtingwa was a founder of the National Society of Black Physicists and served as president. He was elected as a fellow of the American Physical Society in 2008 and was the principal author of Strategy and Business Plan.