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Robert Hanbury Brown interviewed by Hazel de Berg in the Hazel de Berg collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 2157266
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Brown, R. Hanbury (Robert Hanbury), 1916-2002, interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1972 Feb. 24 
1 sound tape reel (ca. 60 min.) 
Series

Hazel de Berg collection ; DeB 580

Summary

Brown speaks of his studies in England; working on the ground-based radar system (1937) and other war related projects; his work on the measurement of the angular diameter of radio stars; working in collaboration with the Nuclear Science Foundation in Sydney; his contribution to stellar astronomy. Brown concludes by reflecting on his career to date.

Notes

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-220822766

Index/Finding Aid Note Transcript available (22 p.) 
Subjects Brown, R. Hanbury, (Robert Hanbury), 1916-2002 -- Interviews.  |  Astrophysicists -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  Astrophysics -- Research -- Australia.  |  Radar in astronomy.
Other authors/contributors De Berg, Hazel, 1913-1984, interviewer
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