Radio astronomy

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Sunday, 19 August 1979
Location: 
International Astronomical Union meeting, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Early life and family in Amsterdam; childhood interest in astronomy and telescope-building; undergraduate at Rijksuniversiteit te Leiden (W.

Interviewed by: 
Spencer Weart
Interview date: 
Monday, 9 June 1975
Location: 
Mount Wilson-Palomar Observatories, Pasadena, California

In this interview, Horace Babcock discusses how the field of astrophysics has changed over the course of his career.

Interviewed by: 
David DeVorkin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 3 November 1977
Location: 
National Academy of Sciences

A short interview centering on training at Leiden; recollections of teachers -- Oort, van de Hulst, Osterhoff; growth of Dutch radio astronomy; pre

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