Accession Number : AD0432000

Title :   U. S. ARMY CHEMICAL INFORMATION AND DATA SYSTEM.

Descriptive Note : Status rept. no. 1,

Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH OFFICE WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Brown, R. T. ; Noye, F. W.

Report Date : FEB 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The current status is reported of the Army Chemical Information and Data System (CIDS), a part of the U. S. Army STINFO program. The background and chronological development of CIDS are presented along with the accomplishments and forecasts. Separate appendixes are devoted to details of Phase I, Development of Army Chemical Typewriter and Atom-by-Atom Structural Search Methods; Phase II, Development of Action Plan and Establishment of Central Processing Facility; Phase III, Communication and ADP Equipment; Phase IV, 'Software' for CIDS; and Phase V, Inventory of Army Chemical Data Holdings and Requirements. A sixth appendix summarizes participation by other than DoD agencies. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DOCUMENTS, CHEMISTRY), (*CHEMISTRY, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL), CHEMICAL COMPOUNDS, DATA PROCESSING, DATA STORAGE SYSTEMS, ARMY.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE