[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: Fred L. Whipple

Fred L. Whipple, 1906-2004. Interviewed 13 August 1979 at Harvard, length of interview: 35 minutes.

Sullivan's brief summary of topics: Work with Greenstein on 1937 paper; radar work during war; meteor radar observations in Illinois ~1956-62 and usefulness of work versus optical.

Sullivan's files include: Publications card, Sullivan's notes, transcription of Sullivan's interview (Sullivan notes that transcription is "very rough"), correspondence with Sullivan, archival material, photo.

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