Recent Results Of X-Ray Astronomy

Presenter Full Name
Dr. Robert P. Kraft
Award Recipient
Bruce Medal
UC Santa Cruz, Lick Observatory
Year & Semester
1973 Spring
Presentation Date
March 26, 1973

Dr. Robert P. Kraft, Professor of Astronomy at UC Santa Cruz and Acting Director of the Lick Observatory, will describe how x-ray observations from satellites and rockets combine with ground-based optical and radio observations to prove the properties of pulsars, neutron stars, and possibly black holes.