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Corporate entry CSIR National Standards Laboratory (1939 - 1973)

Council for Scientific and Industrial Research

From
1 January 1939
Australia
To
1973
Functions
Weights or Measurement Industries, Industrial or scientific research and Analytical Services

Summary

The National Standards Laboratory was established in 1939. The Laboratory consisted of three Sections; Electrotechnology, Metrology and Physics. The Laboratory continued to operate after its Sections became Divisions, in 1945.

Published resources

Books

  • Historical Directory of Council for Scientific and Industrial Research and Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, 1926-1976, CSIRO, Canberra, 1978, 101 pp. Details
  • Wright, J. F. H., Measurement in Australia, 1938-1988: a History of Australia's National Standards Laboratory, CSIRO, Division of Applied Physics, Sydney, 1998, 142 pp. Details
  • Wright, J.F.H., Measurement in Australia 1938-1988: a History of Australia's National Standards Laboratory, CSIRO Australia, Sydney, 1989, 134 pp. Details

Online Resources

See also

Ailie Smith