Accession Number:

ADA196733

Title:

Emerging Technologies Program Integration Report. Volume 1. Narrative, Analyses and Assessment

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

SCIENCE APPLICATIONS INTERNATIONAL CORP MCLEAN VA

Report Date:

1987-05-04

Pagination or Media Count:

152.0

Abstract:

The objective of the Emerging Technologies Program is to identify key technology areas of high interest to the DoD, for investment purposes. The two volumes of this integration report assess and synthesize information gathered through a Delphi survey, defense needs prioritization workshops, and assessments of high priority areas. Volume I of the report contains the actual narrative, analysis, and assessments that have been developed in Volume II are the background, Delphi and workshop data from which the analysis and assessments were drawn. The specific technologies considered are command, control, and communications directed energy manufacturing biotechnology human factors mobility, search and surveillance and electronic warfare. Keywords Electronic warfare Surveillance Emerging technologies Technology forecasting Command and Control technologies Directed energy technologies Manufacturing Biotechnology Man machine systems Mobility.

Subject Categories:

  • Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering and Control of Production Systems
  • Countermeasures
  • Directed Energy Weapons
  • Human Factors Engineering and Man Machine Systems
  • Command, Control and Communications Systems

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE