Compact Disc on the history of ultrasound

Made by Eastman Kodak Company, 1982-1989.

The Ultrasonics Institute was internationally recognised as a world leader in the development of medical uses for ultrasound, commencing in 1959. The Institute’s work followed on from that of its precursor, the Ultrasonics Research Section of the National Acoustic Laboratories in Sydney.

The Ultrasonics Institute team were the first world-wide to provide superior image definition and clarity by developing ‘grey scale’ imaging. This was a way of picking fine differences in ultrasound echoes bou...


Compact disc, with case, 'History of Ultrasound-Australia', plastic / aluminium, made by Eastman Kodak Company, compiled by the Ultrasonics Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, [1982-1989]

Compact disc titled 'History of Ultrasound - Australia', contained in plastic case. The disc contains information regarding the history of work carried out at the Ultrasonics Institute.


128 mm
123 mm
4 mm


Compact disc manufactured by Eastman Kodak Company and compiled by the Ultrasonics Institute.
Eastman Kodak Company 1982-1989


Gift of CSIRO, Telecommunications and Industrial Physics Division, 2007
16 July, 2007

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Compact Disc on the history of ultrasound 2015, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 24 November 2017, <>
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