CSIRO Division of Radiophysics. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation. (1940-1996)

Also known as
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation. CSIRO Division of Radiophysics. (1940-1996)
CSIRO. Division of Radiophysics.
CSIRO. Division of Radiophysics. (1940-1996)
CSIRO. Institute of Physical Sciences.
CSIRO. Institute of Physical Sciences. Division of Radiophysics. (1940-1996)
Function
Industrial or Scientific Research; Telecommunications
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http://nla.gov.au/anbd.aut-an35055704
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https://nla.gov.au/nla.party-463134

Biographies

The Division of Radiophysics was first established in 1940, replacing the Radiophysics Laboratory. The Division continued to operate up until 1996, when it was merged with the Division of Applied Physics to become the Division of Telecommunications and Industrial Physics.

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Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. CSIRO Division of Radiophysics
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. 1939-1984: a Picture History of CSIRO Radiophysics
    Deane, John
    Published: CSIRO, Melbourne, 1985
  3. The Genesis of Solar Radio Astronomy in Australia
    Orchiston, Wayne, Slee, Bruce and Burman, Ron
    Published: 2006
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 9, 1, 35-56
  4. A History of the Potts Hill Radio Astronomy Field Station
    Davies, R.D.
    Published: 2005
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 8, 2, 87-96
  5. Historical Directory of Council for Scientific and Industrial Research and Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, 1926-1976
    Published: CSIRO, Canberra, 1978
  6. Cloud physics research 1949-1984 and beyond
    Ryan, Brian
    Published: CSIRO Publishing, Melbourne, 1997
    Series: Windows on Meteorology: Australian Perspective, 142-161
  7. Primary description of agency CA 4374; CSIR/ (from 1949) CSIRO, Division of Radiophysics. Registration of entity: 23 September 1987
    Published: National Archives of Australia, 2000
    Series: RecordSearch
  8. The contribution of the CSIRO Division of Radiophysics Potts Hill and Murraybank Field Stations to international radio astronomy
    Wendt, Harry
    Published: Centre for Astronomy, James Cook University, Townsville (Qld), 2008
  9. The contribution of the Division of Radiophysics Potts Hill field station to international radio astronomy
    Wendt, H., Orchiston, W. and Slee, B.
    Published: Springer, New York, 2011
    Series: Highlighting the history of astronomy in the Asia-Pacific Region: proceedings of the ICOA-6 conference. Astrophysics and space science proceedings, 379-431
  10. The Contribution of the Division of Radiophysics Murraybank Field Station to international radio astronomy
    Wendt, Harry, Orchiston, Wayne and Slee, Bruce
    Published: Springer, New York, 2011
    Series: Highlighting the history of astronomy in the Asia-Pacific Region: proceedings of the ICOA-6 conference. Astrophysics and space science proceedings, 433-79
  11. Chris Christiansen and the Criss Cross
    Orchiston, Wayne and Matthewson, Don
    Published: 2009
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 12, 1, 11-32
  12. The origins and development of extragalactic radio astronomy: the role of the CSIRO's Division of Radiophysics Dover Heights Field Station in Sydney
    Orchiston, Wayne and Robertson, Peter
    Published: 2017
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 20, 3, 289-312
  13. Trevor Pearcey and the First Australian Computer: a Lost Opportunity?
    Willis, J. B. and Deane, J. F.
    Published: 2006
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 17, 2, 209-225
  14. Brian John Robinson, 1930-2004
    Whiteoak, J. B. and Sim, H. L.
    Published: 2006
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 17, 2, 263-281
  15. The Radiophysics Field Stations and the Early Development of Radio Astronomy
    Orchiston, Wayne and Slee, Bruce
    Published: Springer, Dordrecht, 2005
    Series: The New Astronomy: Opening the Electromagnetic Window and Expanding our View of Planet Earth, 119-168
  16. W. N. Christiansen and the Development of the Solar Grating Array
    Wendt, Harry, Orchiston, Wayne and Slee, Bruce
    Published: 2008
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 11, 3, 173-84
  17. The Beginnings of Australian Radio Astronomy
    Sullivan, Woodruff T.
    Published: 2005
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 8, 1, 11-32
  18. The Radiophysics Field Station at Penrith, New South Wales, and the World's first Solar Radiospectrograph
    Stewart, Ronald, Wendt, Harry, Orchiston, Wayne and Slee, Bruce
    Published: 2010
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 13, 1, 2-15
  19. The contribution of the Georges Heights experimental radar antenna to Australian radio astronomy
    Orchiston, Wayne and Wendt, Harry
    Published: 2017
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 20, 3, 313-40
  20. The contribution of the AN/TPS-3 radar antenna to Australian radio astronomy
    Wendt, Harry and Orchiston, Wayne
    Published: 2018
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 21, 1, 65-80
  21. John Paul Wild 1923-2008
    Frater, R. H. and Ekers, R. D.
    Published: 2012
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 23, 212-27
  22. John Paul Wild AC CBE FAA FTSE. 17 May 1923 - 10 May 2008
    Frater, R. H. and Ekers, R. D.
    Published: 2012
    Series: Biographical Memoirs Fellows of the Royal Society, 58, 327-46
  23. The history of early low frequency radio astronomy in Australia, 1: the CSIRO Division of Radiophysics
    Orchiston, Wayne, George, Martin, Slee, Bruce and Wielebinski, Richard
    Published: 2015
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 18, 1, 3-13
  24. W. N. Christiansen and the Initial Australian Investigation of the 21cm Hydrogen Line
    Wendt, Harry, Orchiston, Wayne and Slee, Bruce
    Published: 2008
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 11, 3, 185-93
  25. The history of early low frequency radio astronomy in Australia, 2: Tasmania
    George, Martin, Orchiston, Wayne, Slee, Bruce and Wielebinski, Richard
    Published: 2015
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 18, 1, 14-22
  26. The Australian Solar Eclipse Expeditions of 1947 and 1949
    Wendt, Harry, Orchiston, Wayne and Slee, Bruce
    Published: 2008
    Series: Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 11, 1, 71-8
  27. Bernard Yarnton Mills AC FAA. 8 August 1920 - 25 April 2011
    Frater, R. H., Goss, W. M. and Wendt, H. W.
    Published: 2013
    Series: Biographical Memoirs of Fellows: Royal Society of London, 59, 215-39
  28. Federation and Meteorology
    Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre
    Published: 2001
  29. Obituary - John Masterson
    Sim, Helen
    Published: 2009
    Series: ATNF News, 67, 8-11
  30. Payne-Scott, Ruby Violet (1912-1981), Physicist, Radio Astronomer and School Teacher
    Hooker, Claire and Goss, W. M.
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 2012
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 18, 268
  31. Bernard Yarnton Mills 1920-2011
    Frater, R. H., Goss, W. M. and Wendt, H. W.
    Published: 2013
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 24, 294-315
  32. The Sun Has Set on a Brilliant Mind: John Paul Wild (1923-2008), Solar Radio Astronomer Extraordinaire
    Stewart, Ronald, Orchiston, Wayne and Slee, Bruce
    Published: Springer, New York, 2011
    Series: Highlighting the History of Astronomy in the Asia-Pacific Region: Proceedings of the ICOA-6, 527-42
  33. Wilbur Norman Christiansen 1913-2007
    Frater, R. H. and Goss, W. M.
    Published: 2011
    Series: Historical Records of Australian Science, 22, 215-28
  34. Technology in Australia 1788-1988
    Academy of Technological Sciences and Engineering
    Published: Australian Science and Technology Heritage Centre, Melbourne, 2000
  35. CSIRO ATNF says Farewell to Pat Sykes
    Crawshaw, Tony
    Published: 2009
    Series: ATNF News, 67, 22-24

Resources by CSIRO Division of Radiophysics. Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation. (113)

  1. Research activities of the CSIRO Division of Radiophysics
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  2. Biennial report / CSIRO Division of Radiophysics
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  3. CSIRO Radiophysics - information
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  4. Information sheet / CSIRO, Division of Radiophysics
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  5. Research activities of the CSIRO Division of Radiophysics / editor, R.X. McGee
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  6. Background papers for review of the Division of Radiophysics
    CSIRO. Division of Radiophysics
    [ Book : 1979 ]
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  7. RPR
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  8. Divisional input to the review of the Division, 1 and 2 August, 1983 / CSIRO Division of Radiophysics
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  9. Radiophysics : images of five decades 1939-1989 / CSIRO Division of Radiophysics
    CSIRO. Division of Radiophysics
    [ Book : 1989 ]
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  10. Report of the Review Committee on Astronomy in the Division of Radiophysics / CSIRO Division of Radiophysics
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    [ Book : 1985 ]
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