The monthly magazine features short summaries of major technical developments, highlights of work in progress, major speeches and statements by bureau management, and a listing of NBS publications. The table of contents for the current issue is: weights and measures--new challenges in today's marketplace; the money side of the lead paint problem; the consumer comes face-to-face with the computer; a primer on temperature scales--centrigrade/Celsius, fahrenheit, Kelvin; monitoring the exchange of power--new calibration system for electrical industries; highlights; two new glass standards; and computer program for heating/cooling loads in buildings available.
Monthly Report National Bureau of Standards
- Pub Date:
- October 1976
- Units Of Measurement;
- Weight (Mass);
- International System Of Units;
- Engineering (General)