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Summary

The Laboratory for Astrophysics is established at the National Air and Space Museum to conduct research on the development and testing of infrared spectroscopic instruments for ground-and space-based astronomical observations.

Subject

  • Laboratory for Astrophysics (National Air and Space Museum)
  • National Air and Space Museum

Category

Chronology of Smithsonian History

Notes

  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 371, Box 5, "The Torch," December 1988, p. 2.
  • Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 7098, "Robert McC. Adams Chronology."

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

October, 1988

Topic

  • Astrophysics
  • New Programs
  • Laboratories
  • Research

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