Materials in a New Era: Proceedings of the 1999 Solid State Sciences Committee Forum
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Proceedings of the 1999 Solid State Sciences Committee Forum
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The 1999 Solid State Sciences Committee Forum, entitled "Materials in a New Era," was held at the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C., on February 16-17, 1999. The forum was designed to launch the report entitled Condensed-Matter and Materials Physics: Basic Research for Tomorrow 's Technology. That report, part of the decadal survey series, Physics in a New Era, reviews some of the outstanding accomplishments in materials research over the last decade. It indicates some emerging areas and conveys the true excitement in the field from a perspective of basic science and potential societal impact.


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64 pages | 8.5 x 11
ISBN: 978-0-309-06799-7
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National Research Council. Materials in a New Era: Proceedings of the 1999 Solid State Sciences Committee Forum. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 1999.

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