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


NATIONAL RADIO ASTRONOMY OBSERVATORY ARCHIVES

Papers of Woodruff T. Sullivan III: Tapes Series

Interviewee: Robert H. Dicke

Robert H. Dicke, 1916-1997.

  • Interviewed 22 June 1976 at the AAS Meeting in Haverford, length of interview: 25 minutes.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: MIT Radiation Lab., K-band radiometers' development and observations; AUI panel and attempt to get radio astronomy going at Princeton; theory of microwave background radiation and its discovery.

    See Dicke, Robert H. [Interview Date: June 22, 1976] for a transcript of this interview.
  • Interviewed 18 January 1979 at the University of Washington, length of interview: 20 minutes.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Follow-up to 6/1976 interview; more details on his work at Radiation Lab. and post-war experiments and ideas.

    See Dicke, Robert H. [Interview Date: January 18, 1979] for a transcript of this interview and a brief audio clip.

Sullivan's files include: Publications card, Sullivan's notes, transcription of Sullivan's interview, correspondence with Sullivan, archival material, photo.


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