• Short Summary

    LED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE U.S.S.R. ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, THE PARTY OF RUSSIAN SCIENTISTS?

  • Description

    LED BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE U.S.S.R. ACADEMY OF SCIENCES, THE PARTY OF RUSSIAN SCIENTISTS NOW ON A VISIT TO BRITAIN TODAY (FRIDAY) TOURED BRITAIN'S NATIONAL PHYSICAL LABORATORY AT TEDDINGTON.

    THEY WERE MET BY THE ACTING DIRECTOR, MR. J.V. DUNWORTH, WHO SHOOK HANDS WITH THE PRESIDENT, MR. M.V. KELDYSH, AND ACADEMICIANS SEMENOV, SISAKYAN, BOGOLYUBOV, PROFESSOR KRASNOV, DR. FILLIPOV AND MR. VERESHOHETIN.

    THE LABORATORY'S WORK RELATING TO FLIGHT ABOVE 5 TIMES THE SPEED OF SOUND, AND RESEARCH ON FLOW OVER HIGHLY SWEPT WINGS FOR TRANSONIC AND SUPERSONIC SPEEDS WAS EXPLAINED TO THE RUSSIAN VISITORS.

    IN THE BASIC PHYSICS DIVISION THEY SAW DEMONSTRATED THE GENERATION OF SUB MILLIMETRE WAVELENGTHS, WHILE A NEW ENGLISH ELECTRIC LEO COMPUTER WAS OPERATED. THESE AND OTHER SUBJECTS UNDER THE PRESENT SCRUTINY OF LEADING BRITISH SCIENTISTS WERE DISCUSSED WITH THE RUSSIANS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA240X7V2UCN8B8H9N8ASJ7SWST
    Media URN:
    VLVA240X7V2UCN8B8H9N8ASJ7SWST
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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