The 70th birthday of Prof. Dr August Žáček

@article{1956The7B,
  title={The 70th birthday of Prof. Dr August Ž{\'a}{\vc}ek},
  author={},
  journal={Cechoslovackij fiziceskij zurnal},
  year={1956},
  volume={6},
  pages={204-205}
}
  • Published 1956
  • Cechoslovackij fiziceskij zurnal
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The Shaping of Interwar Physics by Technology: The Case of Piezoelectricity
TLDR
It is shown that commercial, social, and military powers shaped interwar research through institutions aimed at fostering technology, some of them newly founded, and by a general view that academic research should help technology, a position that became more common at the time.