Introductory Lecture

  • J. H. Oort
Part of the International Astronomical Union / Union Astronomique Internationale book series (IAUS, volume 97)


On the subject of radiogalaxies my most vivid reminiscence is of an afternoon in Santa Barbara Street with a marvellous meeting with Baade and Minkowski where they told me that they had discovered that Cygnus A had been identified with a faint galaxy.


Black Hole Radio Emission Radio Source Accretion Disk Radio Galaxy 
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  • J. H. Oort
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  1. 1.SterrewachtLeidenThe Netherlands

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