By S. Y. Braude,B. A. Dubinskii,N. L. Kaidanovskii,N. S. Kardashev,M. M. Kobrin,A. D. Kuzmin,A. P. Molchanov,Yu. N. Pariiskii,O. N. Rzhiga,A. E. Salomonovich,V. A. Samanian,I. S. Shklovskii,R. L. Sorochenko,V. S. Troitskii,K. I. Kellermann
This translation of A short historical past of Radio Astronomy within the USSR makes descriptions of the antennas and instrumentation utilized in the USSR, the astronomical discoveries, in addition to attention-grabbing own backgrounds of a few of the early key gamers in Soviet radio astronomy on hand within the English language for the 1st time. This publication is a suite of memoirs recounting a fascinating yet principally nonetheless darkish period of Soviet astronomy. The association of the essays is decided basically by the point whilst radio astronomy stories all started on the associations concerned. those comprise the Lebedev actual Institute (FIAN), Gorkii country collage and the affiliated Physical-Technical Institute (GIFTI), Moscow country collage Sternberg Astronomical institute (GAISH) and area learn Institute (IKI), the dept of Radio Astronomy of the most Astronomical Observatory in Pulkovo (GAO), detailed Astrophysical Observatory (SAO), Byurakan Astrophysical Observatory (BAO), Crimean Astrophysical Observatory, Academy of Sciences of the Ukraine (SSR), Institute of Radio Physics and Electronics of the USSR Academy of Sciences (IRE), Institute of Terrestrial Magnetism, the Ionosphere and Radio-Wave Propagation Institute (IZMIRAN), Siberian Institute of Terrestrial Magnetism, the Ionosphere and Radio-Wave Propagation (SibIZMIRAN), the Radio Astrophysical Observatory of the Latvian Academy of Sciences and Leningrad country University.
A short heritage of Radio Astronomy within the USSR is a desirable resource of knowledge on a prior period of medical tradition and fields of analysis together with the Soviet SETI actions. an individual attracted to the hot heritage of technology will take pleasure in interpreting this volume.
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A Brief History of Radio Astronomy in the USSR: A Collection of Scientific Essays: 382 (Astrophysics and Space Science Library) by S. Y. Braude,B. A. Dubinskii,N. L. Kaidanovskii,N. S. Kardashev,M. M. Kobrin,A. D. Kuzmin,A. P. Molchanov,Yu. N. Pariiskii,O. N. Rzhiga,A. E. Salomonovich,V. A. Samanian,I. S. Shklovskii,R. L. Sorochenko,V. S. Troitskii,K. I. Kellermann