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Making Waves pp 147-165 | Cite as

1948: Hornsby Field Station: Daily Observations

  • W. M. Goss
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Part of the Astronomers' Universe book series (ASTRONOM)

Abstract

The year of Joe Pawsey’s absence from RPL—25 September 1947 to 29 October 1948—was both frustrating and encouraging for Ruby Payne-Scott. There is evidence that without Pawsey there to manage the group’s personality conflicts as well as guide their scientific research, a low level of needless chaos ensued. Even so, Payne-Scott used the time productively.

Keywords

Circular Polarization Radio Astronomy Solar Observation Royal Greenwich Observatory International Astronomical Union 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • W. M. Goss
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  1. 1.National Radio Astronomy ObservatorySocorroUSA

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