File: Department of Astronomy

Scope and Content

Astronomy was in effect a sub-department of the Department of Physics. Papers in this file concern optical astronomy rather than radio-astronomy and Jodrell Bank. Mostly correspondence with Professor Kopal concerning research projects, external support and purchase of equipment (e.g. Acquisition of a 20 inch telescope in 1968).

Former reference: 643

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