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The National Physical Laboratory: INSPECTION BY THE GENERAL BOARD

    Naturevolume 140pages3638 (1937) | Download Citation



    THE annual inspection of the work in progress at the National Physical Laboratory was made on June 22, by the General Board and also by about two thousand visitors, who were received in the High Voltage Laboratory by Sir William Bragg, president of the Royal Society, chairman of the Board, Lord Rayleigh, chairman of the Executive Committee, and Sir Frank Smith, director of the Laboratory. Amongst the numerous exhibits in the eight departments of the Laboratory the following may be mentioned.

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