Interview with Geiss, Johannes

From the Oral History of Europe in Space Collection

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Recorded in 05 February 2008 Bern
Interview by S. Zellmeyer in German

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international space exploration: Switzerland: mass spectrometry / meteorites: 1955-1970 (page: 2-3)
ESRO: ESRO setting up / European launcher (page: 4)
ESRO: GEOS satellite: mass spectrometry: Switzerland: aerospace industry (page: 5, 7-8)
international space exploration: Switzerland: Apollo missions: NASA (page: 3-4, 6, 12, 18)
space policy: Switzerland: administrative organisation / national research budget / university: Apollo missions / Giotto mission / ISEE satellite: 1960-1985 (page: 6-10)
ESA: ESA Science Programme / ESA setting up: earth observation / microgravity (page: 10-11)
international space exploration: manned space missions (page: 12-13)
ESA: Horizon 2000 programme (page: 13-14)
ESA: Prodex programme: Switzerland (page: 10, 15-17)
international space exploration: astronomy / manned space missions: 2008- (page: 19-21)
Cited Persons

Begemann, Friedrich, Biermann, Ludwig, Bonnet, Roger-Maurice, Creola, Peter, Eberhardt, Peter, Fechtig, Hugo, Golay, Marcel, Grögler, Norbert, Hochstrasser, Urs, Houtermans, Fritz, Howe, Leon Von, Jastow, Robert, Leutwyler, Heinrich, Liener, Arthur, Lüst, Reimar, Mailer, Norman, Muheim, Franz, Occhialini, Giuseppe, Stiefel, Eduard, Urey, Harold, Vallotton, Henry

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