Accession Number:

ADA517295

Title:

Why Should DoD Invest in Basic Research?

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR OF DEFENSE RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-03-17

Pagination or Media Count:

46.0

Abstract:

Why does DoD fund Basic Research -Generates discoveries, new knowledge, and improved understanding -Achieves technological superiority -Prevent technological surprise -Educates scientists and engineers in physical science disciplines -Ensures that scientific expertise and engineering rigor supports DoD technical decisions -Sustains the human talent and research infrastructure.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE