Accession Number : ADA579363


Title :   (Congressional Interest) Institute for Science, Space and Security (ISSS)


Descriptive Note : Final performance rept. 1 Jul 2006-31 Dec 2011


Corporate Author : COLORADO UNIV AT COLORADO SPRINGS


Personal Author(s) : Nelson, Jenenne


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a579363.pdf


Report Date : 19 Mar 2012


Pagination or Media Count : 79


Abstract : This report covers research, educational offerings, and outreach activities between 1 July 2006 and 31 December 2011 in the National Institute of Science, Space, and Security Centers (NISSSC), located at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS). The NISSSC is the umbrella Institute for all of the following Centers: The Center for Space Studies (CSS), the Trauma, Health and Hazards Center (THHC), the Center for Homeland Security (CHS), and the Center for STEM Education (CSTEME). Centers were funded by this grant to develop research and education initiatives to address the grant objectives. Highlights from each of the Centers by year are presented over the entire grant period. Additionally, a discussion related to the sustainability of each Center within the Institute is presented.


Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE RESEARCH , *EDUCATION , *HOMELAND SECURITY , *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , *SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH , *SPACE SCIENCES , HAZARDS , HEALTH , MATHEMATICS , REPORTS , SECURITY , TRAUMA , UNIVERSITIES


Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Humanities and History
      Civil Defense
      Defense Systems
      Astronautics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE