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Journal of Research of the National Bureau of Standards, Section C: Engineering and Instrumentation

The Journal of Research of NIST and its predecessors report NIST research and development in metrology and related fields of: physical science, engineering, applied mathematics, statistics, biotechnology, information technology.

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Volume 64C

 ISSN: 0022-4316

Issue 1

Issue 2

Issue 3

Issue 4

Issue 1 January 1960


Corrections, p. ii

Power loss and operating temperature of tires, p. 1
Stiehler, R.D., Steel, M.N., Richey, G.G., Mandel, J., Hobbs, R.H.

Effects of antioxidants on asphalt durability, p. 13
Beitchman, Burton D.

Temperature stratification in a non venting liquid helium Dewar, p. 19
Scott, L.E., Robbins, R.F., Mann, D.B., Birmingham, B.W.

Expansion engines for hydrogen liquefiers, p. 25
Brown, E.H.

A statistical chain-ratio method for estimating relative volumes of mail to given destinations, p. 37
Severo, N.C., Newman, A.E.

Standard free ·air chamber for the measurement of low energy X -rays (20 to 100 kilovolts-constant-potential), p. 49
Ritz, V.H.

Transmittance of materials in the far infrared, p. 55
Plyler, Earle K.; Blaine, L. R.

Equipment and method for photoelectric determination of image contrast suitable for using square wave targets, p. 57
Rosberry, F.W.

Formation of silver sulfide in the photographic image during fixation, p. 65
Pope, Chester I.

Capacitor calibration by step-up methods, p. 75
Zapf, T.L.

Issue 2 April 1960


Measurement of cobalt-60 and cesium-137 gamma rays with a free-air chamber, p. 87
Wyckoff, H.O.

Apparatus for the measurement of the normal spectral emissivity in the infrared, p. 99
Maki, A.G.; Stair, R.; Johnston, R.G.

Electrostatic deflection plates for cathode-ray tubes. I. Design of single-bend deflection plates with parallel entrance sections. II. Deflection defocusing distortion of single-bend deflection plates with parallel entrance sections, p. 103
Frenkel, L.

The functional synthesis of linear plots, p. 115
Vinti, J.P., Dressler, R.F.

Radiation field from a rectangular source, p. 121
Hubbell, J.H., Bach, R.L., Lamkin, J.C.

Microwave attenuation measurements with accuracies from 0.0001 to 0.06 decibel over a range of 0.01 to 50 decibels, p. 139
Engen, G.F., Beatty, R.W.

Effect of oleophobic films on metal fatigue, p. 147
Frankel, H. E.; Bennett, J. A.; Holshouser, W. L.

Ratio-recording spectroradiometer, p. 151
Hammond III, H.K.; Holford, W.L.; Kuder, M.L.

An intermittent-action camera with absolute time calibration, p. 159
Hefley, G.; Doherty, R.H.; Berger, E.L.

Issue 3 July 1960


A new method of measuring gage blocks, p. 173
Saunders, J.B.

Gage blocks of superior stability: initial developments in materials and measurement, p. 175
Meyerson, M.R.; Young, T.R.; Ney, W.R.

Variation of resolving power and t ype of test pattern, p. 209
Washer, F.E.; Tayman, W.P.

A multiple isolated-input network with common output, p. 225
Allred, C.M.; Cook, C.C.

Phase angle master standard for 400 cycles per second, p. 229
Park, J.H.; Cones, H.N.

Disturbances due to the motion of a cylinder in a two-layer liquid system, p. 241
Carpenter, L.H.; Keulegan, G.H.

Issue 4 October 1960


Error analysis of a standard microwave phase shifter, p. 261
Schafer, G.E.; Beatty, R.W.

A method of controlling the effect of resistance in the link circuit of the Thomson or Kelvin double bridge, p. 267
Ramaley, D.

Automatic precise recording of temperature, p. 271
Ross, G.S.; Dixon, H.D.

Gimbal device to minimize the effects of off-center loading on balance pans, p. 277
Bowman, H. A.; Macurdy, L. B.

Response of microchemical balances to changes in relative humidity, p. 281
Almer, H. E.

Chemical changes occurring during the weathering of two coating-grade asphalts, p. 287
Greenfeld, Sidney H.

Characteristics of fifteen coating-grade asphalts, p. 299
Greenfeld, Sidney H.

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