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Instrumentation Division, 1973-1981

MS. Eng. c. 2495
Held at the Weston Library

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Computational Resources Committee.

This was established in 1979 "to discuss the policy of the Laboratory for satisfying in-house computational needs"; the first meeting was 23-24 March (Chairman: S. Brenner).

Folder H.198 (= closed). Papers, memoranda, Kendrew's manuscript notes, minutes of meetings etc., February 1979 - October 1980, on all matters affecting the organisation and future of the group; includes deliberations over the choice of a midi-computer system for which a separate Computer Planning Group was set up on 10 July 1980 whose minutes are also included. There are also reports and submissions by various other sub-groups on computing needs and organisation.

Computer Users' Group.

Folder H.199 (= closed). Minutes of meetings 1-10 (8 August 1979 - 13 February 1981), memoranda.

Research proposals and projects.

Folder H.200. High voltage electron microscopy (not taken up at EMBL). Correspondence, 1973-1975.

Folder H.201. Detectors.

Correspondence and papers, 1975-1981, on various types of detectors, including the "position-sensitive detector" developed for research programmes at DESY and ILL and on behalf of other European laboratories; much of this work was done by A. Gabriel. Folder includes patent applied for, information on workshops held on detectors, reports on research going forward elsewhere, collaboration with other laboratories.

Folder H.202. Cell sorters. Correspondence and papers, 1976-1978.


  • 1973-1981


5 folders

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Eng. c. 2495

Former reference:

NCUACS 11/4/89/H.198-202

Repository Details

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