Hendrik C. van de Hulst Bibliography

Papers, etc.

The Niels Bohr Library & Archives has oral history interviews from 1978 and 1983.There are much historical information about van de Hulst at the National Radio Astronomy Observatory Archives.

Other References: Historical

Edge, David O. & Michael J. Mulkay, Astronomy Transformed: The Emergence of Radio Astronomy in Britain (Wiley, NY, 1976).

Hey, J. S. The Evolution of Radio Astronomy (Science History Publications, New York, 1973).

Lang, Kenneth R. & Owen Gingerich, eds., A Source Book in Astronomy & Astrophysics, 1900-1975 (Harvard Univ. Press, Cambridge, MA, 1979), 633-34 [Introduction to reprints of the papers announcing the discovery of the 21 cm radiation of atomic hydrogen.]

National Radio Astronomy Observatory, Oort and van de Hulst — Prediction of 21cm Line Radiation

Oort, J.H., “Measures of the 21-cm Line Emitted by Interstellar Hydrogen,” Vistas in Astronomy 1, 607-16 (1955).

Raimond, Ernst & René Genee, eds., The Westerbork Observatory, Continuing Adventure in Radio Astronomy (Kluwer, Dordrecht, 1996).

Smith, Robert W., et al, The Space Telescope. A Study of NASA, Science, Technology, and Politics (Cambridge University Press, 1993).

Sullivan III, Woodruff T., Cosmic Noise: A History of Early Radio Astronomy (Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, UK, 2009).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Nanohertz Astronomy,” in Sullivan, III, W. T.,ed., The Early Years of Radio Astronomy: Reflections Fifty Years after Jansky’s Discovery (Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge,UK, 1984), 385-98.

van de Hulst, H.C., “The Zodiacal Light,” Vistas in Astronomy 2, 998-1001 (1956).

van de Hulst, H.C., “1945, The Origin of Radio Waves from Space,” in W.T. Sullivan III, ed., Classics in Radio Astronomy, Studies in the History of Modern Science. Vol. 10 (Reidel, Dordrecht, 1982), 302.

van de Hulst, H.C., “Two Great Astrophysicists: Some Personal Reflections,” in N.S. Kardashev, ed., Astrophysics on the Threshold of the 21st Century (Gordon and Breach, Philadelphia, 1992), pp. 1-6.

van de Hulst, H.C., “Seizing Opportunities: Some Comments on the Dutch National Space Programme of the Sixties and Seventies,” in Russo, Arturo, ed., Science Beyond the Atmosphere: The History of Space Research in Europe (European Space Agency, Noordwijk, Netherlands, c. 1993), p. 125-38.

van de Hulst, H.C., “Cosmical Gas Dynamics, Why Was it so Difficult?” Astrophys. & Space Sci. 216, 1 (1994).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Molecules in Astrophysics Half a Century Ago,” in Ewine F. van Dishoeck, ed., 178th IAU Symposium: Molecules in Astrophysics: Probes and Processes (Kluwer, Boston, 1997), p. 13-16.

van de Hulst, H.C., “COSPAR’s First Years: A Personal View,” in G. Haerendel, et al, eds., 40 Years of COSPAR (European Space Agency, 1998), p. 5.

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Other References: Scientific

van de Hulst, H.C., “The Determination of the True Profile of a Spectral Line,” Bull. Astr. Inst. Netherlands 9, 225 (1941).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Theory of Absorption Lines in the Atmosphere of the Earth,” Annales d’Astrophysique 8, 1-11 (1945).

van de Hulst, H.C., “The Atmospheric Oxygen Bands,” Annales d’Astrophysique 8, 12-25 (1945).

van de Hulst, Hendrik C., “Radio Waves from Space: Origin of Radiowaves,” Ned. tijd. natuurkunde 11, 210-221 (1945). [A portion of this paper is translated and reprinted, with commentary, in Lang, Kenneth R. & Owen Gingerich, eds., A Source Book in Astronomy & Astrophysics, 1900-1975 (Harvard Univ. Press, Cambridge, MA, 1979), 627-32. A translation of the entire paper appears in W.T. Sullivan, III, ed., Classics in Radio Astronomy (D. Reidel, Dordrecht, 1982).]

van de Hulst, H. C., “Optics of Spherical Particles,” [Ph.D. Thesis] Recherches Astronomiques de l'Observatoire d’Utrecht 11, 1.i-1.87 (1946).

van de Hulst, H. C., “The Solid Particles in Interstellar Space,” Recherches Astronomiques de l'Observatoire d'Utrecht 11, 2.i-2.50 (1946).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Generalization of Some Methods for Solving an Integral Equation of the First Kind,” Bull. Astr. Inst. Netherlands 10, 75-78 (1946).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Instrumental Distortion of Weak Spectral Lines,” Bull. Astr. Inst. Netherlands 10, 79-81 (1946).

Oort, J.H. & H.C. van de Hulst, “Gas and Smoke in Interstellar Space,” Bull. Astr. Inst. Netherlands 10, 187-204 (1946).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Zodiacal Light in the Solar Corona,” Ap.J. 105, 471-88 (1947).

van de Hulst, H.C. & J.J.M. Reesinck, “Line Breadths and Voigt Profiles,” Ap.J. 106, 121-27 (1947).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Scattering in a Planetary Atmosphere,” Ap.J. 107, 220-46 (1948).

van de Hulst, H. C., The Solid Particles in Interstellar Space (Drukkerij Schotanus & Jens, Utrecht, 1949).

van de Hulst, H.C., “On the Polar Rays of the Corona,” Bull. Astr. Inst. Netherlands 11, 150-60 (1950).

van de Hulst, H.C., “The Amount of Polarization by Interstellar Grains,” Ap.J. 112,1-5 (1950).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Observations of the Interstellar Hydrogen Line of Wave length 21 cm Made at Kootwijk, Netherlands,” Astronomical Journal 115, 331 (1952).

van de Hulst, H.C., “The Planetary Nebulae as Ionized Hydrogen Regions,” Ap.J. 115,331-33 (1950).

van de Hulst, H.C., “The Galaxy Explored by Radio Waves (1953 Halley Lecture,” Observatory 73, 129-39 (1953).

van de Hulst, H.C., C.A. Muller, & J.H. Oort, “The Spiral Structure of the Outer Part of the Galactic System Derived from the Hydrogen Emission at 21 cm Wavelength,” Bull. Astr. Inst. Netherlands 12, 117-49 (1954).

van de Hulst, H.C., “A Survey of Problems and Suggested Solutions,” IAU Symposium 2, 42-45 (1955).

van de Hulst, H. C., Radio Astronomy (Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, UK, 1957).

van de Hulst, H.C., E. Raimond, & H. van Woerden, “Rotation and Density Distribution of the Andromeda Nebula Derived from Observations of the 21-cm line,” Bull. Astr. Inst. Netherlands 14, 1-16 (1957).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Studies of the 21-cm. line and their interpretation (Introductory Lecture),” IAU Symposium 4, 3-13 (1957).

van de Hulst, H.C., “The Distribution of Atomic Hydrogen in the Galaxy,” in Roman, Nancy Grace, ed., Comparison of the Large-Scale Structure of the Galactic System with that of Other Stellar Systems, Proceedings from IAU Symposium no. 5 held in Dublin, 2 September 1955 (Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, UK, 1958), p. 16.

Volders, Louise & H.C. van de Hulst, “Neutral Hydrogen in Extra-Galactic Systems,” in Bracewell, Ronald N., ed., Paris Symposium on Radio Astronomy, IAU Symposium no. 9 and URSI Symposium no. 1, held 30 July - 6 August, 1958 (Stanford Univ. Press, Stanford, CA, 1959), pp. 423-30.

van de Hulst, H.C., “Cosmic-Ray Electrons,” QJRAS 13, 10-24 (1972).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Observing the Galactic Magnetic Field,” Ann. Rev. Astron. & Astrophys. 5, 167-82 (1967).

Danielson, R.E., D.R. Moore, & H.C. van de Hulst, “The Transfer of Visible Radiation through Clouds,” Journal of Atmospheric Sciences 26 1078-87 (1969).

Greenberg, J.M. & H.C. van de Hulst, eds., Interstellar Dust and Related Topics. International Astronomical Union Symposium No. 52 (D. Reidel, Dordrecht, 1973).

van de Hulst, H.C., “The Spherical Albedo of a Planet Covered with a Homogeneous Cloud Layer,” Astronomy and Astrophysics 35, 209-214 (1974).

van de Hulst, H.C., Light Scattering by Small Particles (Wiley, NY, 1957; Dover, NY, 1981).

van de Hulst, H.C., Multiple Light Scattering: Tables, Formulas, and Applications (Academic Press, NY, 1980).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Grains — What do we know?” in Light on Dark Matter; Proceedings of the First Infra-Red Astronomical Satellite Conference, Noordwijk, Netherlands, June 10-14, 1985 (Reidel, Dordrecht, 1986), 161-70 [abstract].

van de Hulst, H.C., “Radiative Transfer in a Spherical Dust Cloud,” Astron. & Astrophys. 173, 115-23 (1987) and 207, 182-93 (1988).

Wang, Ru T. & H.C. van de Hulst, “Rainbows: Mie Computation and the Airy Approximation,” Applied Optics 30, 106-17 (1991).

van de Hulst, H.C. & R.T. Wang, “ Glare Points,” Applied Optics 30, 4755-63 (1991).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Space Science Beyond the Solar System,” Space Science Reviews 65, 201-19 (1993).

van de Hulst, H.C., Het astronomische spectrum (Technische Universiteit Eindhoven, Eindhove, 1993).

van de Hulst, H.C. & G.W. Kattawar, “Exact Spread Function for a Pulsed Collimated Beam in a Medium with Small-Angle Scattering,” Applied Optics 33, 5820-29 (1994).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Scaling Laws in Multiple Light Scattering under Very Small Angles,” Reviews in Modern Astronomy 9, 1-16 (1996) [1995 Karl Schwarzschild Lecture].

van de Hulst, H.C., “Reciprocity Relations in Radiative Transfer by Spherical Clouds,” J. Quant. Spectrosc. Radiat. Transfer, 64, 151-172 (2000).

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Other Works: Popularizations, History, etc.

van de Hulst, H.C. & C.A. van Peursen, Phaenomenologie en natuurwetenschap (Bijleveld, Utrecht, 1953).

van Woerden, Hugo, Willem N. Brouw, & H.C. van de Hulst, eds., Oort and the Universe. A Sketch of Oort’s Research and Person (D. Reidel, Dordrecht, Boston, & London, 1980).

van de Hulst, H.C., “Style of Research,” in Hugo van Woerden, Willem N. Brouw, & H.C. van de Hulst, eds., Oort and the Universe. A Sketch of Oort’s Research and Person (D. Reidel, Dordrecht, Boston, & London, 1980), pp. 165-71.

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