Accession Number : ADA953938

Title :   A Study of the Function and Operation of the Naval Research Laboratory,

Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s) : Coolidge,W. D. ; Murphree,E. V. ; Buckley,O. E.

Report Date : 1948

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : Topics in this 1948 report, nicknamed 'The Buckley Report,' include: The Place and Function of the NRL in the Navy; General Considerations Underlying the Choice of Projects at NRL; the Expanding Purview of NRL; Applied Research vs. Development; Systems Development; Size of NRL--Physical equipment, and Personnel; Relationship of Uniformed and Civilian Personnel; Civil Service Practices; Organization; Type Testing and Qualification Testing; and Travel and Telephone Facilities.

Descriptors :   *Naval research laboratories, *Military research, Research management

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE