[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: Jean-Louis Steinberg

Jean-Louis Steinberg, 1922- . Interviewed 8 July 1976 at Meudon, length of interview: 120 minutes.

Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Much detail on 1946-50 French solar work under Rocard at École Normale Superieure; equipment development, growth of radio astronomy group; solar monitoring and eclipse observations and expeditions; birth and growth of Nançay station; solar grating-array interferometers; relationship to other groups; move to Meudon; theory of solar bursts and quiet emissions; lots of philosophy.

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

Modified on Wednesday, 14-Sep-2011 14:44:23 EDT by Ellen Bouton, Archivist (Questions or feedback)