Science and Technology: the Challenges of the Future

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Preface: On its 80th anniversary, the National Bureau of Standards hosted a series of lectures by six distinguished speakers of national and international note who discussed the challenges facing science and technology and, thus, the Bureau in the coming years. This publication contains the texts of these presentations, along with transcripts of the question-and answer sessions following the presentations. The lecture series was organized by Dr. Donald R. Johnson of NBS with the very able assistance of Mrs. Carol Shipley in making arrangements for speakers and handling the manuscripts. The staff of the NML Text Editing Facility are acknowledged for ... continued below

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79 p. : ill., portraits. ; 28 cm.

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Johnson, Donald R. May 1982.

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  • Main Title: Science and Technology: the Challenges of the Future
  • Added Title: Proceedings of the NBS 80th Anniversary Colloquium Series, February-March 1981
  • Series Title: NBS Special Publication
  • Added Title: National Bureau of Standards Special Publication 627
  • Series Title: National Bureau of Standards Reports

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Preface: On its 80th anniversary, the National Bureau of Standards hosted a series of lectures by six distinguished speakers of national and international note who discussed the challenges facing science and technology and, thus, the Bureau in the coming years. This publication contains the texts of these presentations, along with transcripts of the question-and answer sessions following the presentations. The lecture series was organized by Dr. Donald R. Johnson of NBS with the very able
assistance of Mrs. Carol Shipley in making arrangements for speakers and handling the manuscripts. The staff of the NML Text Editing Facility are acknowledged for their substantial contributions of typing and editing support.

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79 p. : ill., portraits. ; 28 cm.

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  • National Bureau of Standards 80th Anniversary Colloquium Series, Washington D.C., February-March 1981

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Johnson, Donald R. Science and Technology: the Challenges of the Future, report, May 1982; Washington D.C. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc502613/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.