[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: Iosef Samuelovich Shklovskii

Iosef Samuelovich Shklovskii, 1916-1985.

  • Interviewed 18 August 1979 at the IAU Meeting in Montreal, length of interview: 115 minutes.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: 1945+ pioneering work on solar radio emission, galactic background, atomic and molecular radio lines, radio star distribution, galaxy corona, synchrotron emission in galactic background and in supernova remnants, cosmic rays, radio source identification with historial supernovae, extragalactic background, M87 jet, Crab, optical sychrotron, supernova remnant resolution and Cas A flux decrease; Soviet theory and instrumentation and observations in general.

  • Interviewed 18 August 1979 at the IAU Meeting in Montreal by Spencer Weart: 11 minutes.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Spencer Weart's summary of his interview with Skhlovskii.

  • Interviewed 18 November 1980 in Moscow, only notes taken of interview.
      Sullivan's brief summary of topics: none.

Sullivan's files include: Publications card, Sullivan's notes, correspondence with Sullivan, archival material. For additional materials see also the Interstellar Communications/SETI materials in the Subject Series.

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