Interview with Wolfgang Priester on 19 February 1973

Description

Wolfgang Priester, 1924-2005. Interviewed 19 February 1973 in Bonn, length of interview: 35 minutes.

Creator

Papers of Woodruff T. Sullivan III

Rights

Contact Archivist for details. See Addresses Needed.

Type

Oral History

Interviewer

Sullivan, Woodruff T., III

Interviewee

Priester, Wolfgang

Location

Original Format of Digital Item

Audio cassette tape

Duration

35 minutes

Interview Date

1973-02-19

Interview Topics

German radio astronomy 1955 and before [Priester himself starts in radio astronomy in 1953 at Kiel]. Mainly solar, but also whole sky low frequency survey at Kiel with Unsold; Kiepenhauer, Ginzburg, etc development of synchrotron theory.

Series

Working Files Series

Unit

Individuals Unit

Citation

Papers of Woodruff T. Sullivan III, “Interview with Wolfgang Priester on 19 February 1973,” NRAO/AUI Archives, accessed February 25, 2024, https://www.nrao.edu/archives/items/show/15129.