The Foundations of DRTE
(F.T. Davies)

A Brief History of CRC
(Nelms, Hindson)

The Early Days
(John Keys)

CRC's Pioneers


Bits and Pieces


The Alouette Program
The ANIK B Projects
David Florida Laboratory
Defence Communications
Detection Systems
The DRTE Computer
Doppler Navigation
HF Radio Resarch
The ISIS Program
Janet - Meteor Burst Communications
Microwave Fuze
Mobile Radio Data Systems
Prince Albert Radar Lab.
Radar Research
Radio Propagation Studies
Radio Warfare
Search and Rescue Satellite
Solid State Devices
Sounding Rockets
Trail Radio


John Barry - Doppler Navigation
John Belrose - The Early Years
Bert Blevis - The Role of the Ionosphere and Satellite Communications in Canadian Development
Bert Blevis - The Implications of Satellite Technology for Television Broadcasting in Canada
Richard Cobbold - A Short Biography of Norman Moody
Peter Forsyth - the Janet Project
Del Hansen - The RPL Mobile Observatory
Del Hansen - The Prince Albert Radar Laboratory 1958-1963
LeRoy Nelms - DRTE and Canada's Leap into Space
Gerald Poaps' Scrapbook
Radio Research in the Early Years
John Wilson - RPL as I Recall It, 1951-1956



Annual Reports





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Bradford, l964

Bradford, M.,"SPL-2 Programmer's Manual", D.R.T.E. Electronics Lab Report No. 1143, Ottawa, November, 1964

Braun, 1977

Braun, E., Macdonald, S., "The Transistor and Attitude To Change", American Journal of Physics, vol. 45, no. 11, Nov. 1977, pp.1061-1065

Braun, 1982

Braun,E., Macdonald, S., "Revolution in Miniature", Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982

Cobbold, 1958

Cobbold, R.S.C. "The Charge Storage In A Junction Transistor During Turn-off In The Active Region", D.R.T.E., Electronics Lab., Report No. 55083-4, Ottawa, 1958

Cobbold, 1959 Cobbold,R.S.C., "The Control Unit For The D.R.T.E. Computer, D.R.T.E. Electronics Lab. Report No. 1024,0ttawa,November,1959
Cobbold & Florida, 1960 Cobbold, R.S.C., Florida, C.D. "The D.R.T.E. Computer Order Code", D.R.T.E. Electronics Lab. Report No. 5083-8, Ottawa, March 1960
Cobbold, l961 Cobbold,R., "Magnetic Core Memory" United States Patent No. 2,995,733
Cobbold, 1985 Interview with Richard Cobbold, 1985. National Museum of Science and Technology, Ottawa.
Florida, 1955 Florida, C.D., "Decimal-To-Binary and Binary To-Decimal Conversion Methods, With Particular Reference To Their Use In Floating Point Computers", D.R.T.E.. Electronics Lab. Report No. 5059-4, Ottawa, October 1955
Florida,1957 Florida, C.D., 'Binary Arithmetic Systems For Use In Computing Machines", D.R.T.E. Electronics Lab. Report No. 55059-2, Ottawa, January,l955
Florida, l955a Florida,C.D., "An analysis of the Complementary Pair Trigger Circuit", paper presented at the 1957 Transistor and Solid State Circuits Conference, sponsored by the IRE-AIEE, Feb. 14-15, 1957, Philadelphia, Pa.
Florida, 1959 Florida, C.D., "A Non-restoring Method For The Extraction Of The Binary Square Root, And Its Mechanization", D.R.T.E. Electronics Lab. Report No. 5083-6, Ottawa, February, 1959
Florida, 1959 Florida,C.D., "A Floating Point Arithmetic Unit", D.R.T.E. Electronics Lab. Report No. 5083-7, Ottawa, February,l959.
Florida, l960 Florida, C.D., "The DRTE Solid State Digital Computer", appeared in the Proceedings of the Canadian Conference For Computing And Data Processing, University of Toronto, l960, Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1960.
Lake, l960 Lake, G.T. "A Digital Decimal To Binary And Binary To Decimal Converter", D.R.T.E., Electronics Lab., Report No. 1044,0ttawa,1960
Lake, 1962 Lake, G.T., "SPL-1 Symbolic Programming Language - A Users Manual", D.R.T.E. Electronics Lab Report No. 1099, Ottawa, December, 1962
Lake, 1985 Interview with G.T. Lake 1985,National Museum of Science and Technology, Ottawa.
Longstaff, 1984 Interview with Fred Longstaff, 1984. National Museum of Science and Technology, Ottawa.
Moody, 1985 Interview with Norman Moody, 1985. National Museum of-Science and Technology, Ottawa
Moody & Cobbold, l962 Moody, N., Cobbold, R., *Monostable Transistor Switching Circuit", Canadian Patent N0.636,768
Rajchman, l961 Rajchman,J.A., "Computer Memories: a Survey of the State of the Art", appeared in Proceedings of the IRE, Vol. 49, No. 1, January, 1961, pp.l-416.
Richards, l967 Richards, R.K., "Electronic Digital Components and Circuits", Princeton: Van Nostrand Comp. Inc., 1967
Royal Comn., 1956 "The Electronics Industry In Canada", Prepared by The Canadian Business Service Ltd., for The Royal Commission On Canada's Economic Prospects", Hull, Canada: Queen's Printer,l956.
Rywak, 1984

Interview with John Rywak, 1984. National Museum of Science and Technology, Ottawa.

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