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Main Title Assessing the value of research in the chemical sciences : report of a workshop /
Publisher National Academy Press,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 40358521
ISBN 0309061393; 9780309061391
Subjects Chemistry--Research--Economic aspects--Evaluation--Congresses. ; Chemical engineering--Research--Economic aspects--Evaluation--Congresses. ; Chemistry--economics. ; Chemical Engineering--economics. ; Research--economics. ; Evaluation Studies.
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EJEM  QD40.A735 1998 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 01/07/2005
Collation xii, 125 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Presentations given at the workshop held Sept. 1997 in Washington, D.C. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
1. Measuring the Return on Investment in R&D: Voices from the Past, Visions of the Future / David A. Hounshell -- 2. The Sources of Commercial Technological Innovation / Don E. Kash -- Panel Discussion: Introductory Session -- 3. Assessing the Value of Research at IBM / Joseph M. Jasinski -- 4. Evaluating Materials Chemistry Research / James W. Mitchell -- 5. The Technology Value Pyramid / Trueman D. Parish -- Panel Discussion: Industrial Session -- 6. Patents and Publicly Funded Research / Francis Narin -- 7. Research as a Critical Component of the Undergraduate Educational Experience / K. Barbara Schowen -- 8. Scholarly Research: Oxymoron, Redundancy, or Necessity? / Jules B. LaPidus -- 9. Assessing University-Industrial Interactions / Richard K. Koehn -- Panel Discussion: Academic Session -- 10. Assessing the Value of Research at the Department of Energy: A Perspective from the Office of Basic Energy Sciences / Patricia M. Dehmer -- 11. Assessing the Value of Research at the National Science Foundation / Judith S. Sunley -- 12. National Institutes of Health Response to the Government Performance and Results Act / Mary Groesch -- Panel Discussion: Government Session -- App. B. Origin of and Information on the Chemical Sciences Roundtable.