Accession Number:

ADA164501

Title:

Chronology: From the Cambridge Field Station to the Air Force Geophysics Laboratory, 1945-1985

Descriptive Note:

Special rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE GEOPHYSICS LAB HANSCOM AFB MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1985-09-06

Pagination or Media Count:

130.0

Abstract:

This chronology covers the entire history 1945-1985 of the Air Force Geophysics Laboratory and its three predecessor organizations. The latter consist of the Cambridge Field Station, the Air Force Cambridge Research Center, and the Air Force Cambridge Research Laboratories. The CHRONOLOGY lists major organizational developments and events relating to scientific programs. It also includes illustrations and appendices. The work is intended to provide a historical reference for staff at the Laboratory and at related government agencies. Keywords Air Force research Geophysics Solar radiations Space physics Ionospheric physics Aeronomy Meteorology Optical physics Infrared technology Seismology Geodesy Gravity Balloon technology Rocket instrumentation Solid state sciences and Electromagnetic propagation.

Subject Categories:

  • Astrophysics
  • Atmospheric Physics
  • Geodesy
  • Seismology
  • Radiofrequency Wave Propagation

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE