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Scope Note: Created For = NAHSTE

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

2 reports relating to the detection of ships and aircraft, c. 1941 and no date

Identifier: Coll-37/C.255
Scope and Contents

2 reports relating to the detection of ships and aircraft:

‘Report on the Use of Radiation of Wave-Length 5-10 cms. for the Detection and Automatic Following of Aircraft and Ships'. The material consists of a 16 page typescript, with photographs, regarding the Klystron and magnetron, no author or date, c. 1941).

‘Reception of R.D.F. [Radio Direction Finding] by ships at sea'. The material consists of a manuscript note and diagrams, no author or date.

Dates: c. 1941 and no date

File titled 'MRC Panel on Genetic Effects', 1957-1961

Identifier: Coll-41/10/36
Scope and Contents

The material chiefly relates to Medical Research Council Committee meeting papers, circulars, correspondence and copies of reports.

Dates: 1957-1961

File titled 'Radiation: effects of bomb tests etc', 1956-1965

Identifier: Coll-41/10/42
Scope and Contents

Contains various correspondence concerning Waddington's involvement with raising awareness of the biological effects of radiation and his involvement with the Panel on the Genetic Effects of Nuclear and Allied Radiation, including a copy of the draft report to be transmitted by the Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation to the General Assembly of the United Nations (01 October 1957).

Dates: 1956-1965

File titled 'Radiation - Hazards', 1962

Identifier: Coll-41/10/43
Scope and Contents

Contains responses to the publication of a letter on the biological effects of radiation in the Daily Telegraph (17 May 1962), signed by Waddington and other biologists, titled 'Biologists' Concern Over Effects of Radiation' from C.H Waddington and others'. Also includes mounted Telegraph press cuttings from May 1962, including the 17 May article itself.

Dates: 1962

Folder of Hermann J. Muller offprints, initialled by Charlotte Auerbach, 1952-1966

Identifier: Coll-1255/12/1/18
Scope and Contents

Contains a mix of reprinted articles and typed copies of articles from other publications, chiefly on subjects such as radiation, the future of man and the role of science in society.

Dates: 1952-1966

Notebook titled 'Antirrhinum X-rays / 1938 / G.H. Beale', 1938

Identifier: Coll-1255/5/5
Scope and Contents

Notebook contains chiefly notes relating to the results of irradiation on Antirrhinum plants.

The notebook has been written in from both ends.

Dates: 1938