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National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources

Overview
Works: 192 works in 305 publications in 1 language and 25,795 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Forecasts 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: QA76.9.A25, 005.8
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Most widely held works about National Research Council (U.S.).
 
Most widely held works by National Research Council (U.S.).
Harnessing light : optical science and engineering for the 21st century by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

8 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 2,217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Black and smokeless powders : technologies for finding bombs and the bomb makers by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,941 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, a response to a Congressional mandate, focuses on ways to improve public safety by preventing bombings involving smokeless or black powders and apprehending the makers of the explosive devices. It examines technologies used for detection of explosive devices before they explode -- including the possible addition of marking agents to the powders -- and technologies used in criminal investigations for identification of these powders -- including the possible addition of taggants to the powders -- in the context of current technical capabilities
Containing the threat from illegal bombings : an integrated national strategy for marking, tagging, rendering inert, and licensing explosives and their precursors by National Research Council Staff( )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Antarctic treaty system : an assessment : proceedings of a workshop held at Beardmore, South Field Camp, Antarctica, January 7-13, 1985 by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

4 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 1,769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents papers on the establishment of the Antarctic Treaty System, organized under four broad sections: Legal and political background; Antarctic science; The Antarctic environment: management and conservation of resources; Institutions
Supercomputers : directions in technology and applications( )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 1,520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geodesy in the year 2000 by Committee on Geodesy( )

3 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 1,494 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

International role of U.S. geoscience by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

2 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saving Cape Hatteras Lighthouse from the sea : options and policy implications by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,479 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Scaling up : a research agenda for software engineering by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

3 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 1,424 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Space science in the twenty-first century : Imperatives for the decades 1995 to 2015 : Astronomy and astrophysics by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global trends in computer technology and their impact on export control by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report consists of individual assessments focusing on the supply of computer technology and how it is evolving in the United States and Coordinating Committee for Multilateral Export Control (CoCom) countries. It also provides an overview of the Soviet computing industry, the status of major computing technologies there, and an assessment of the impact of Mikhail Gorbachev's reforms on the future of Soviet computing, and the trends in the Council for Mutual Economic Assistance (CMEA) countries. The report examines how transfer of computer technologies can be controlled for national security purposes without retarding innovation and commercial development in the field, and concludes with recommendations for the Department of State and other parties to administer a more flexible control regime
Meteorological support for space operations : review and recommendations by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 1,194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Roles of industry and the university in computer research and development : a report by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

3 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 1,192 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fire suppression substitutes and alternatives to halon for U.S. Navy applications by National Research Council Staff( )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Drought Management and Its Impact on Public Water Systems : Report on a Colloquium Sponsored by the Water Science and Technology Board by Water Science and Technology Board Staff( )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 444 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on a colloquium sponsored by the Water Science and Technology Board, this book addresses the need for research toward the problems of water management during drought episodes. It covers such topics as the causes and occurrence of drought, drought management options, acceptable risks for public systems, and legal and institutional aspects of drought management
Computers at risk : safe computing in the information age by National Research Council (U. S.)( )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 441 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Long-lived space observatories for astronomy and astrophysics by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Valuing health risks, costs, and benefits for environmental decision making : report of a conference by National Research Council Staff( Book )

4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great Lakes water levels : shoreline dilemmas : report on a colloquium by National Research Council (U.S.)( )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Black and smokeless powders : technologies for finding bombs and the bomb makers
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Black and smokeless powders : technologies for finding bombs and the bomb makersContaining the threat from illegal bombings : an integrated national strategy for marking, tagging, rendering inert, and licensing explosives and their precursorsAntarctic treaty system : an assessment : proceedings of a workshop held at Beardmore, South Field Camp, Antarctica, January 7-13, 1985Supercomputers : directions in technology and applicationsGeodesy in the year 2000Scaling up : a research agenda for software engineeringSpace science in the twenty-first century : Imperatives for the decades 1995 to 2015 : Astronomy and astrophysicsFire suppression substitutes and alternatives to halon for U.S. Navy applications
Alternative Names

controlled identityAssembly of Mathematical and Physical Sciences (U.S.)

controlled identityNational Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Geosciences, Environment, and Resources

controlled identityNational Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Applications

Assembly of mathematical and physical sciences

Assembly of mathematical and physical sciences Etats-Unis

Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources

Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources (U.S.)

National research council

National research council Etats-Unis Commission on physical sciences, mathematics, and resources

National Research Council (U.S.). Commission on Physical Sciences, Mathematics, and Resources

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English (62)