Obituary: Grote Reber, 1911-2002

RT @ProfAbelMendez: How an amateur radio astronomer changed astronomy: Grote Reber (1911-2002)


The fascinating story of Grote Reber (W9GFZ), who was one of the early pioneers in radio astronomy and atmospheric physics.  Reber conducted " a variety of research programs in atmospheric and ionospheric physics from the top of Haleakala on the island of Maui" in 1951.  Although Reber rejected the often conservative leadership of scientific institutions, he was recognized for his innovative techniques and productive experiments in a variety of scientific pursuits.  Aloha de Russ (KH6JRM).

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