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Main Title Engineering research and America's future : meeting the challenges of a global economy /
CORP Author National Academy of Engineering. Committee to Assess the Capacity of the U.S. Engineering Research Enterprise.
Publisher National Academies Press,
Year Published 2005
OCLC Number 62222002
ISBN 0309096421; 9780309096423; 0309549914; 9780309549912
Subjects Engineering--Research--United States. ; Technological innovations--United States.
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EJBM  TA160.4.N28 2005 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/06/2006
Collation x, 50 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 31-34).
Contents Notes
Engineering research : the engine of innovation -- Challenges to sustained leadership -- Imbalance in the research portfolio -- Decline in long-term research -- Erosion of the engineering research infrastructure -- Endangered technical workforce -- Role of colleges and universities -- Discovery-innovation institutes : a path ahead.