Tomorrow is now

Australia, 1973

Film
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The work of the Post Office research laboratories in Melbourne in a brief coverage of six of the many current research projects. These are: testing of telephones, operation of the time and frequency standard, the effect and control of plume radiation on aerial systems, microwave propagation testing, experiments with optical fibres and trials conducted with a computer controlled exchange.

Credits

production company

Department of Postmaster-General

Duration

00:15:17:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1973

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

013439

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Research, Industrial - Australia

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Australia. Postmaster-General's Dept.

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Communications - History

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Telecommunication - Australia

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Australia

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

History → Technology and civilization

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Laboratories

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Technology and civilization

Short films

Short films → Short films - Australia

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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