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Physics Today 4 (4), 4–6 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067224
Physics Today 4 (4), 7–11 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067225

The U.S. standard kilogram (shown slightly less than natural size in the photograph above) plays an important role in the work of the National Bureau of Standards, an agency of the government established fifty years ago by act of Congress to insure the uniformity and accuracy of all standards of measurement.

Physics Today 4 (4), 12–13 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067194

A Report from Washington

Physics Today 4 (4), 14–21 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067195

Infrared spectroscopy, a field of physics which has passed through many periods of romantic discovery, has in recent years been of great use to applied research—not only in physics but in many adjacent sciences.

Books

Physics Today 4 (4), 23 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067196
Physics Today 4 (4), 23–24 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067197
Physics Today 4 (4), 24 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067198
Physics Today 4 (4), 24 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067199
Physics Today 4 (4), 25 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067200

Measurement of Low Temperatures; Tinplate Handbook; Tables for Conversion of X‐ray Diffraction Angles to Interplanar Spacing; Proceedings of Symposium on Improved Quality Electronic Components; Journal of the Franklin Institute; Report on Standard Samples for Spectrochemical Analysis; The Effects of Noise on Man.

Physics Today 4 (4), 25 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067201

News and Views

Physics Today 4 (4), 26 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067202

Waterman named first director

Physics Today 4 (4), 26 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067203

France and Italy offer financial aid

Physics Today 4 (4), 26–27 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067204

Foreign scholars wish to teach here

Physics Today 4 (4), 27 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067205

Emergency issues discussed

Physics Today 4 (4), 27 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067206

Industrial data not being withheld

Physics Today 4 (4), 27–28 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067207

Yale's Geochronometric Research Center; The James Forrestal Research Center

Physics Today 4 (4), 28 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067208

New centers of distribution in Northeast

Physics Today 4 (4), 28 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067209

MIT courses in probability, acoustics; atoradiogaphy at Oak Ridge.

Physics Today 4 (4), 28 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067210

NOL needs scientists; so does Civil Service.

Physics Today 4 (4), 28–29 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067211

Michigan State invites applications; CENCO offers fellowships; Florida State assistantships available; New research corporation grants.

Obituaries

Physics Today 4 (4), 29 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067213
Physics Today 4 (4), 29 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067214
Physics Today 4 (4), 29 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067215
Physics Today 4 (4), 29 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067216

We Hear That

Physics Today 4 (4), 30 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067218

Meetings

Physics Today 4 (4), 31 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067219

West Coast Meeting reported

Physics Today 4 (4), 31–32 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067220

Fall Meeting in New England

Physics Today 4 (4), 32 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067221

At University of Alabama

Physics Today 4 (4), 32–33 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067222

Low temperature physics in England; Nuclear Engineering Symposium.

Calendar of Events

Physics Today 4 (4), 34–35 (1951); https://doi.org/10.1063/1.3067223
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