Annual Report of the Assembly of Mathematical and Physical Sciences for Calendar Year 1978 (January 1, 1978 - December 31, 1978).
NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC ASSEMBLY OF MATHEMATICAL AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES
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Each year the Assembly must develop and approve a program plan and budget, which its chairman then presents to the Governing Board of NRC, generally at its January meeting. This Annual Report for Calendar Year 1978 is based on material included in the program plan. The Assembly oversees the implementation of this program, assists in the review of reports resulting from program activities, identifies qualified individuals to serve on boards and committees of the Assembly, and, with Governing Board approval, organizes new activities in response to federal and other requests or to needs and opportunities it has identified. The section on Highlights of CY 1978 describes major accomplishments of Assembly committees during the past year it is followed by a section on New Studies Planned for CY 1979. The main body of the Annual Report describes each activity in the Assembly program in greater detail and provides information on membership. Terms of most members conclude on June 30 of the year shown following their names.
- Administration and Management
- Numerical Mathematics