1948: Hornsby Field Station: Daily Observations
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.
KeywordsCircular Polarization Radio Astronomy Solar Observation Royal Greenwich Observatory International Astronomical Union
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