Published Resources Details Journal Article
- Origins of the Australian Physics Community
- Historical Studies
- vol. 20, April, 1983, pp. 383-400
- Chronological Classification 1901- Natural Sciences Physical Sciences
It was not until well into the twentieth century that physics was perceived to have a role to play in the economic life of Australia. Before that, it was generally regarded as a purely intellectual discipline suitble only for study in universities..
- Carlson 1983