Reports

Studies and programs related to engineering and technology cut across the many operational units of The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. The results of these activities are published as reports and proceedings that add to the growing body of knowledge on engineering and technology practice and policy.

You can order these publications or read them online at the website of the National Academies Press. Most reports are available as free PDFs.

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NAE Annual Report
  • Provides details on the scope and depth of NAE work performed in 2018. These activities have been conceived and executed to pursue our goal of providing objective, independent advice to the federal government and the engineering community and to proactively promote the technological welfare of the nation.

  • Logo Institute
    ISBN0-309-10042-9
    Copyright2006
    Women scientists and engineers face barriers to success in every field of science and engineering. As a result, the country is deprived of an important source of talent. Without a transformation of academic institutions to bring down such barriers, the future vitality of the U.S. research base ...
    Authoring institutionCommittee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy, National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine
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    ISBN0-309-10041-0
    Copyright2006
    In the last 40 years, the number of women studying science and engineering (S&E) has increased dramatically. Women now earn 51 percent of S&E bachelor’s degrees and 37 percent of PhDs, including 45 percent in biomedical fields. Nevertheless, the number of women (especially African ...
    Authoring institution Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy National Academy of Sciences National Academy of Engineering Institute of Medicine
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    ISBN0-309-09323-6
    Copyright2005
    In October 2003, a group of experts met in Beijing under the auspices of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chinese Academy of Engineering, and National Academy of Engineering/National Research Council of the National Academies to continue a dialogue and eventually chart a rational course of energy ...
    Authoring institutionNational Research Counci, National Academy of Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chinese Academy of Engineering
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    ISBN309095476
    Copyright2005
    This volume includes 14 papers from the National Academy of Engineering Tenth Annual U.S. Frontiers of Engineering (USFOE) Symposium held in September 2004. USFOE meetings bring together 100 outstanding engineers (ages 30 to 45) to exchange information about leading-edge technologies in a range of ...
    Authoring institutionNational Academy of Engineering
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    ISBN978-0-309-08973-9
    Copyright2003
    Drawing on the findings of sector-specific workshops, e-mail surveys, research literature, expert testimony, and committee and panel members expertise, this National Academy of Engineering study assesses the qualitative impact of academic research on five industries network systems and ...
    Authoring institutionNational Academy of Engineering
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    ISBN978-0-309-03482-1
    Copyright1984
    Honoring the deceased members and international members of the National Academy of Engineering, this volume is an enduring record of the many contributions of engineering to humankind. This second volume of Memorial Tributes covers the period from January 1979 to April 1984.
    Publication DateAugust 21, 1984
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    ISBN978-0-309-03776-1
    Copyright1987
    Since the initial laser beam in 1960, use of lasers has mushroomed, opening new frontiers in medicine, manufacturing, communications, defense, and information storage and retrieval. Lasers: Invention to Application brings together a series of chapters by eminent scientists spanning the broad ...
    Authoring institutionNational Academy of Engineering
    Publication DateJanuary 1, 1987
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    ISBN978-0-309-03738-9
    Copyright1987
    The U.S. national security export controls system--which was instituted to impede Soviet acquisition of high technology from the West--is both necessary and appropriate. Balancing the National Interest provides a thorough analysis of this controls system, examining the current system of laws, ...
    Authoring institutionNational Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine
    Publication DateJanuary 1, 1987
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    ISBN978-0-309-56404-5
    Copyright1987
    Authoring institutionNational Academy of Engineering and National Research Council
    Publication DateJanuary 1, 1987
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    ISBN978-0-309-03844-7
    Copyright1988
    Design and Analysis of Integrated Manufacturing Systems is a fresh look at manufacturing from a systems point of view. This collection of papers from a symposium sponsored by the National Academy of Engineering explores the need for new technologies, the more effective use of new tools of ...
    Authoring institutionNational Academy of Engineering
    Publication DateJanuary 1, 1988
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    ISBN978-0-309-03842-3
    Copyright1988
    The technological revolution has reached around the world, with important consequences for business, government, and the labor market. Computer-aided design, telecommunications, and other developments are allowing small players to compete with traditional giants in manufacturing and other fields. ...
    Authoring institutionProceedings of the Sixth Convocation of The Council of Academies of Engineering and Technological Sciences
    Publication DateJanuary 1, 1988
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    ISBN978-0-309-03846-1
    Copyright1988
    In the past 50 years the development of a wide range of medical devices has improved the quality of people's lives and revolutionized the prevention and treatment of disease, but it also has contributed to the high cost of health care. Issues that shape the invention of new medical devices and ...
    Authoring institutionNational Academy of Engineering and Institute of Medicine
    Publication DateJanuary 1, 1988
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