[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: Ludwig H. C. Biermann

Ludwig H. C. Biermann, 1907-1986. Interviewed 15 September 1978 by telephone from Groningen to Munich, length of interview: 24 minutes.

Sullivan's brief summary of topics: 1940+ interest in radio astronomy (but publications 1955+) and theoretical work on plasma oscillations and synchrotron emission in solar bursts, radio sources, and galactic background; early German solar radio astronomy observations, including claimed World War II monitoring of sun by Kiepenhauer and Wille (he will check).

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

Modified on Wednesday, 21-Sep-2011 14:10:41 EDT by Ellen Bouton, Archivist (Questions or feedback)