Harry Messel Oral History Videos

Oral Histories

Listen to Professor Harry Messel in conversation with Dame Leonie Kramer (December 2009), as he recalls his extraordinary life and career.

Part 1 – Why Sydney? Part 2 – Establishing the Foundation for Physics
Part 3 – Excellence Part 4 – Recruiting staff
Part 5 - SILLIAC Part 6 - Science schools
Part 7 - Mills Cross Radio Telescope Part 8 - The Intensity Interferometer
Part 9 - Crocodile Harry Part 10 - Solar Power
Part 11 - Nuclear Energy Part 12 - Running the school
Part 13 - Why am I here?