[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: James H. Trexler

James H. Trexler, 1918-2005. Interviewed 18 March 1975 at the Naval Research Laboratory, length of interview: 40 minutes.

Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Early radar meteor-trail work in late 1940s, 1950s NRL experiement on "the moon circuit" - using moon radar as a communication link, 200-ft hole in the ground paraboliod at Stump Neck, other aspects of Naval communication research, what went wrong with the 600 ft Sugar Grove dish.

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


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