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Papers on the Instrumentation Review Panel, 1972 - 1973

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Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 11/7

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers regarding the Instrumentation Review Panel:

Papers relating to the meeting of the Instrumentation Review Panel on 18 October 1972, regarding the agenda (IRP 3); classification of documents (IRP 2); membership list (IRP 3); I.R.P. present arrangements (IRP 4); and the I.R.P. Research Fellowship at the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh (IRP 5). The papers also include APG 229, V.C. Reddish's proposal for a focal reducer and a multi-star spectrometer system.

Correspondence with B.N. Watts of the Science Research Council, London, regarding an invitation for E.M. Burbidge to become a member of the Instrumentation Review Panel, 1972

A draft of a report on the first Instrument Review Panel meeting of 22 November 1972, including E.M. Burbidge's own annotated copy.

A draft of a report on the first Instrument Review Panel meeting by E.M. Burbidge, J. Ring and D.W.N. Stibbs, 1972.

Correspondence with B.N. Watts of the Science Research Council, 1973, regarding the minutes of the Instrument Review Panel meeting of 11 December 1972, including a letter from V.C. Reddish of the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh, querying the minutes, and a copy of the minutes.

An application by J. Ring of Imperial College, London, for a research grant to study the application of certain commercial image tubes in a photo-electron counting mode for astronomical use, 1973, including a photocopy of a previous application by Ring to set up an instrumentation group











Dates

  • 1972 - 1973

Conditions Governing Access

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Extent

1 envelope(s) (1 envelope)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

EMB 7

Finding aid date

2006-07-13 12:11:27+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

Part of the Cambridge University Library Repository

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