ERIC Number: EJ270241
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Oct
Reference Count: 0
Differences Between Physics in Industry and Academia.
Pritchard, David E.
Physics Today, v35 n10 p9,77 Oct 1982
Compares and contrasts industrial and university physics departments, focusing on the group dynamics and work environment of a corporate physics (General Motors). A major difference between these departments lies in the motivation for and evaluation of research, not in the selection of research topics. (Author/JN)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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