Interview with Pounds, Kenneth A.

From the Oral History of Europe in Space Collection

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Recorded in 13 December 2007 Leicester
Interview by M. Godwin in English

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education, professional career: United Kingdom: university: physical sciences / X-ray astronomy: 1957-1975 (page: 1-3)
international space exploration: X-ray astronomy: United Kingdom: Ariel satellite / ESRO satellite / Skylark launcher: 1962- 1979 (page: 3-7)
ESRO: COS satellite / TD satellite: X-ray astronomy (page: 7)
ESA: Exosat / HELOS satellite: Horizon 2000 programme: 1983-1984 (page: 8)
space policy: United Kingdom: administrative organisation: 1985-2007 (page: 8-9)
space policy: United Kingdom: launcher (page: 9-10)
space policy: United Kingdom: national research programme: 1960-2007 (page: 10-12)
space policy: United Kingdom: ESA / ESRO / NASA: Skylark launcher: 1960-1976 (page: 4, 12-13)
Cited Persons

Bonnet, Roger-Maurice, Boyd, Robert, Giacconi, Riccardo, Heseltine, Michael, Lüst, Reimar, Massey, Harrie

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