Accession Number:

ADA483615

Title:

Manufacturing the Future: Federal Priorities for Manufacturing Research and Development. Report of the Interagency Working Group on Manufacturing R&D, Committee on Technology, National Science and Technology Council

Descriptive Note:

Special rept.

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COUNCIL WASHINGTON DC COMMITTEE ON TECHNOLOGY

Report Date:

2008-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

103.0

Abstract:

This report of the Interagency Working Group IWG on Manufacturing Research and Development RD outlines three areas of opportunity for manufacturing RD and describes critical manufacturing technology issues that need to be addressed in each area in order to make progress. areas are 1 manufacturing for the hydrogen economy 2 nanomanufacturing and 3 intelligent and integrated manufacturing. The report also describes Federal activities in the three areas and current and planned collaborative efforts. Finally, the report provides an overview of important cross-cutting issues that affect RD for all three areas.

Subject Categories:

  • Information Science
  • Industrial Chemistry and Chemical Processing
  • Electrochemical Energy Storage

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE