Accession Number:

ADA413237

Title:

2002 Assessment of the Office of Naval Research's Air and Surface Weapons Technology Program

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC NAVAL STUDIES BOARD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2002-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

65.0

Abstract:

The mission of the Office of Naval Research ONR is to maintain a close relationship with the research and development community to support long-range research, foster discovery, nurture future generations of researchers, produce new technologies that meet known naval requirements, and provide innovations in fields relevant to the future Navy and Marine Corps Accordingly, ONR supports research activities across a broad range of scientific and engineering disciplines As one means of ensuring that its investments appropriately address naval priorities and requirements and that its pro- grams are of high scientific and technical quality, ONR requires that each of its departments undergo an annual review with a detailed focus on about one-third of the reviewed departments programs The Air and Surface Weapons Technology program reviewed in this report resides within the Strike Technology Division Code 351 of the Naval Expeditionary Warfare ST Department Code 35 of ONR At the request of ONR, the National Research Council NRC established the Committee for the Review of ONRs Air and Surface Weapons Technology Program to review and evaluate discovery and invention DI thrusts ordnance, directed energy, gun weaponry, precision targeting and guidance, and propulsion and aeromechanics and air and surface weapons objectives, components, and interfaces in two of ONRs Future Naval Capabilities FNCs programs Time Critical Strike and Missile Defense. The committee selected the review criteria.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE