Oral Histories

During the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering’s (ECpE) centennial year, the department began recording oral histories of alumni and former faculty members. Below are the oral histories available online.

Art Pohm
Arthur V. Pohm sits next to electronics equipment in the Electrical Engineering Building (now Coover Hall) in 1967.

Arthur V. Pohm

Arthur V. Pohm (MS physics ’53; PhD physics ’54), emeritus professor of electrical engineering at Iowa State University, talks about what it was like to be a student at Iowa State and how the department and research in the ECpE department has changed throughout the years. (40 minutes)

[audio:https://www.ece.iastate.edu/files/2011/07/art-pohm-oral-history.mp3|titles=Art Pohm – Oral History]

Interview conducted by Cynthia Bennet, graduate student in Iowa State’s History of Technology and Science program, 2008

Department History Information