Accession Number:

ADA630953

Title:

Global Emerging Sciences and Technology Assessment

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 20 Sep 2013-19 Sep 2015

Corporate Author:

FRIEDLAND (PETER) CUPERTINO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2015-12-21

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

The goal of this project is to analyze all of the factors that provide guidance into choosing the best basic research investments for AFOSR outside the United States. Part 1 will focus on the AsiaPacific Region, nominally the coverage area for the Asian Office of Aerospace Research and Development AOARD. The study will take three different cuts into the Region a broad look at what academic research institutions have grown to international prominence through independent rating organizations and trends related to that a country specific detailed analysis for the nations most prominent in the region for ST Australia, India, Japan, Korea, Singapore, and Taiwan along with some thoughts about smalleremerging ST nations Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Thailand, and Vietnam and the incredible growth in prominence of basic science in China even though AFOSR cannot invest in that country and, a discipline-specific analysis for the key sciencetechnology areas of interest to AFOSR AeronauticalSpace Sciences, Biotechnology, BrainCognitive Science, ChemistryMaterials Sciences, Computer Science, Mathematics, and PhysicsElectronics.

Subject Categories:

  • Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE