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Fraunhofer Society

A. Duff Mitchell

Fraunhofer Society

a unique German contract research organization comes to America

by A. Duff Mitchell

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Published by The Office in Washington, DC (14th Street & Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington 20230) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft,
  • Research institutes -- Germany,
  • Research institutes -- United States,
  • Research, Industrial -- Germany,
  • Research, Industrial -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementA. Duff Mitchell for U.S. Department of Commerce, Office of Technology Policy
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Commerce. Assistant Secretary for Technology Policy
    The Physical Object
    Pagination95 p. :
    Number of Pages95
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13624265M
    OCLC/WorldCa40427616

    Fraunhofer may refer to. Joseph von Fraunhofer (–), German physicist; Fraunhofer (crater), a lunar crater Fraunhofer Society (Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft), a large German research organization; Fraunhofer diffraction, far-field diffraction; Fraunhofer lines, spectral lines of the Sun; Fraunhofer distance, between near field and far field. Background and book contents. The book notes that, at a presentation to the Fraunhofer Society, Brandenburg and his team's presentation of the technology that could re-create the fidelity of a recording on a CD at one-twelfth the size created a stir."Do you realize what you’ve done?" asked a listener to the team. "You’ve killed the music industry!"Publisher: Viking.

    Buy Spectrum of Belief: Joseph von Fraunhofer and the Craft of Precision Optics (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders/5(5). The Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Optics and Precision Engineering (IOF), also referred to as the Fraunhofer IOF, is an institute of the Fraunhofer Society for the Advancement of Applied Research (FHG). The institute is based in activities are attributed to applied research and development in the branch of natural sciences in the field of optics and precision engineering.

    The Fraunhofer Society is a German research organization with 72 institutes spread throughout Germany, each focusing on different fields of applied s employees scientists and engineers and with an annual research budget of about € billion it is the biggest organization for applied research and development services in people: Reimund Neugebauer (President). The Fraunhofer Society: a unique German contract research organization comes to America by A. Duff Mitchell (Book); Forschung für den Markt: Geschichte der Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft by Helmuth Trischler (Book).


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Joseph Ritter von Fraunhofer (/ ˈ f r aʊ n ˌ h oʊ f ər /; German: [ˈfraʊnˌhoːfɐ]; 6 March – 7 June ) was a Bavarian physicist and optical lens made optical glass and achromatic telescope objective lenses, invented the spectroscope, and developed diffractionhe discovered and studied the dark absorption lines in the spectrum of the sun now Born: 6 MarchStraubing, Electorate of Bavaria in.

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