College Park, Maryland      June 6 - 10 , 2004

M1-B2 (09:00): Forty years of neutron scattering - a personal view (Plenary)

J. M. Rowe (NIST Center for Neutron Research; Clifford G. Shull Prize Lecture)

This talk will present a personal view of the trends in neutron research over the past 40 years, illustrated by examples from the author's own research interests and management activities. It will include a brief history of neutron source development in the USA, as seen by an inveterate committee member. The development of the NIST Center for Neutron Research will be discussed in some detail, particularly as it relates to new science opportunities and user activity.

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