Calimetrics, energy conversion devices, Polaroid receive ATP award for high-density disc research

January 1998
EMedia Professional;Jan1998, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p20
Academic Journal
Reports that Calimetrics, Energy Conversion Devices and Polaroid Corp. have been named as recipients of a United States government Advanced Technology Program (ATP) award for the development of optical disc storage technologies. Goal of the research program; Funding provided by the research award to the Multiple Optical Recording Enhancements (MORE) Joint Venture.


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