[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: Sydney John Parsons

Sydney John Parsons, dates unknown. Interviewed 19 September 1978 by telephone from Cambridge to Warwickshire, length of interview: 67 minutes.

Sullivan's brief summary of topics: 1942-48 with J.S. Hey in Army Operational Research Group doing radar research and various radio astronomy including solar bursts, Cyg A, galactic background, and meteor radar; style and goals of group and relations to other groups such as Lovell's, Appleton and Royal Greenwich Observatory.

Sullivan's files include: correspondence with Sullivan, Sullivan's notes, transcription of Sullivan's interview (reviewed and edited by Sullivan), archival material.

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