[Cover of Sullivan's book 2009, Cosmic Noise]
Sullivan's Cosmic Noise, Cambridge University Press, 2009


Papers of Woodruff T. Sullivan III: Tapes Series

Interviewees: Ronald N. Bracewell

Ronald N. Bracewell, 1921-2007, Interviewed 8 January 1980 at San Francisco. Length of interview: 185 minutes

Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Radiophysics Lab 1941+; wartime work; observations on first solar work, 1946-1950 at Cavendish under Ratcliffe doing ionospheric work; observations on Ryle's group; 1952 URSI, Pawsey and Bracewell text, 1958 Paris Symposium; Fourier and other mathematical theory for antennas; Berkeley; Stanford 10-cm spectroheliograph (Chris-cross); general remarks on design methods and how to do experiments

Sullivan's files include: Publications card, Sullivan's notes, correspondence with Sullivan

See the Listing of Conferences and Lectures for Bracewell's 1980 talk on Australian radio astronomy.

Modified on Wednesday, 21-Sep-2011 15:33:46 EDT by Ellen Bouton, Archivist (Questions or feedback)