Accession Number : ADD095335

Title :   Critical Evaluation of Data in the Physical Sciences. A Status Report on the National Standard Reference Data System, January 1977.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL STANDARD REFERENCE DATA SYSTEM

Personal Author(s) : Rossmassler, Stephen A

Report Date : May 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 87

Abstract : This is a report on the status of the National Standard Reference Data System as of January 1977. Current activities and functions of the Office of Standard Reference Data are summarized. A complete list of data evaluation projects supported by the Office of Standard Reference Data during Fiscal Year 1977 is included; this list also includes projects which received financial support during the previous fiscal years, and which are still actively involved in some aspect of data compilation and evaluation. The list of projects includes continuing data centers in the United States whose activities fall within the scope of the system, but which are not formally affiliated with it. A list of publications resulting from the National Standard Reference Data program is provided. (Author)

Descriptors :   *DATA ACQUISITION, *PHYSICAL SCIENCES, *REPORTS, *TEST AND EVALUATION, TABULATION PROCESSES, TABLES(DATA), INFORMATION CENTERS, BUDGETS, FINANCE, DATA MANAGEMENT, ATOMIC PROPERTIES, MOLECULAR PROPERTIES, INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH, THERMODYNAMIC PROPERTIES, SOLID STATE ELECTRONICS, SOLID STATE CHEMISTRY, MECHANICAL PROPERTIES, NUCLEAR ENERGY

Subject Categories : Administration and Management

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE