The paper gives a general survey of the main institutions where research in optics is carried on in Great Britain. A more detailed account is given of the activities of the Light Division, National Physical Laboratory, the Optics Department, British Scientific Instrument Research Association, and the Technical Optics Section, Imperial College of Science and Technology.
© 1962 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: November 7, 1961
Published: May 1, 1962
W. D. Wright, L. A. Sayce, and K. W. Greenland, "Optics in Great Britain," Appl. Opt. 1, 230-238 (1962)