Walter Orr Roberts

Building HAO, NCAR, and a Foundation for Scientific Innovation in Boulder

Cover of book entitled "Preliminary Plans for a National Institute for Atmospheric Research"

NCAR

Plan for a National Institute

This report summarizes the studies that took place in the years prior to the establishment of a national institute to be operated by a group of universities and supported by the National Science Foundation. It outlines the priorities and plans for what became the new National Center for Atmospheric Research.

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