[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: Cyril Hazard

Cyril Hazard, dates unknown

  • Interviewed 20 March 1973 at Groningen, length of interview: 65 minutes.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Jodrell Bank 1950-1955, nature of radio sources, optical identifications of radio sources, lunar occultations at Parkes 1960-1963, single dish vs interferometry, quasar discovery.

    See Hazard, Cyril [Interview Date: March 20, 1973] for a transcript of this interview.
  • Interviewed 20 September 1978 at Cambridge, length of interview: 65 minutes.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Follow-up of 1973 interview; various "missed" projects at Jodrell Bank; working with Hanbury Brown; lunar occultations and small diameter sources; nature of sources and discovery of quasars.
    See Hazard, Cyril [Interview Date: September 20, 1978] for a transcript of this interview.

  • Interviewed 3 June 1981 at the Institute of Astronomy in Cambridge, length of interview: 105 minutes.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Odd topics missed before: 2C/source counts controversy, Jodrell "style" and Mk I, lunar occultation work (especially 3C273), optical vs radio astronomy, nature of science and of cosmology.

Sullivan's files include: Publications card, Sullivan's notes, transcriptions of Sullivan's 1973 and 1978 interviews, transcription of 1971 Edge/Mulkay interview.


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