Accession Number : ADA191839

Title :   Department of Defense Statement on the Technology Base to the Subcommittee on Defense Industry and Technology of the Committee on Armed Services, United States Senate, 100th. Congress, Second Session,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR OF DEFENSE RESEARCH AND ENGINEERING WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Duncan, Robert C

PDF Url : ADA191839

Report Date : 18 Mar 1988

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The prime functions is to ensure coordination of technology programs of the Services and the Defense Agencies. Every scientist, engineer and R&D manager has, as part of his normal duties, the responsibility for assuring that his work is in harmony with other work in his field or technical interest area. The data bands, documentation centers, analysis centers, professional societies and literature are tools to assist individuals and organizations in accomplishing this important task. Within DDR&E, special procedures are undertaken to enhance technology coordination. The second important subject addressed in the summer study was improving the transition of technology from the laboratory to new or existing weapon systems.

Descriptors :   *DEFENSE SYSTEMS, *DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE, *GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT, *INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION, BANDS(STRIPS), FUNCTIONS, INDUSTRIES, SCIENTISTS, SENATE, SUMMER, TRANSITIONS, UNITED STATES, WEAPON SYSTEMS, MILITARY PROCUREMENT, RESOURCE MANAGEMENT, ACQUISITION

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Economics and Cost Analysis
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE