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


Papers of Woodruff T. Sullivan III: Tapes Series

Interviewee: Alexander E. Salomonovich

Alexander E. Salomonovich, 1916-1989.

  • Interviewed 19 November and 11 December at the Lebedev Physical Institute in Moscow, only notes taken of interviews. Also present was P.D. Kalachev, antenna structural engineer.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: 1955+ short-λ observations of sun, moon, and planets; techniques and development at Lebedev.

  • Interviewed 17 August 1981 at the URSI meeting in Washington DC, length of interview: 60 minutes.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: 1955+ at Lebedev Institute on ≤ 3-cm λ receivers and solar data; 22-m dish at Serpukov, design and first observations 1959-62 on sun, moon, and planets at 8 mm to 10 cm λ; general Soviet scene.

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

See the Listing of Conferences and Lectures for Salomonovich's 1981 talk on history.

Modified on Friday, 25-May-2012 10:36:35 EDT by Ellen Bouton, Archivist (Questions or feedback)