The Scientific Instrument Commission is a constituent group in the Division of History of Science and Technology (DHST) under the International Union of History and Philosophy of Science and Technology (IUHPST). It seeks to encourage scholarly research on the history of scientific instruments, and the preservation and documentation of collections of instruments, as well as their use within the wider discipline of the history of science.

Upcoming conference:

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XXXVI Scientific Instrument Symposium
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
23 - 29 July 2017

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