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Engineering Partnerships


The Bridge, Volume 26, Number 3/4, Fall-Winter 1996
Articles
  • [Periodical Article]

    The Two Cultures Revisited

    The gulf in understanding between scientists and nonscientists may be traceable to an educational system that neglects the historical importance of scientific and technological developments. I want to speak this morning about the recent past and the immediate future of science, ... Read More

    Author: Jonathan R. Cole

    Engineering Partnerships

    Release date: Fall 1996

    Volume: 26

    Number: 3/4

  • [Periodical Article]

    On Basic Research

    To close out the symposium, four distinguished panelists (Marye Anne Fox, Thomas Malone, David Goldston, and Linda Cohen) were asked to make brief presentations on various aspects of government-university-industry partnerships. Short excerpts from these talks appear below next to the speakers' ... Read More

    Author: Panel Discussion

    Engineering Partnerships

    Release date: Fall 1996

    Volume: 26

    Number: 3/4

  • [Periodical Article]

    Investing in Technological Leadership

    Despite lessening federal support, U.S. research universities remain a vital component of the nation's system of knowledge creation and technology transfer. This symposium is organized on the principle that government, industry, and universities all have a role to play in order for our ... Read More

    Author: Thomas E. Everhart

    Engineering Partnerships

    Release date: Fall 1996

    Volume: 26

    Number: 3/4

  • [Periodical Article]

    Trends in Engineering and Science: An Industry View

    From increased student interest in engineering, to the use of science road maps, the next decade promises a host of new developments and opportunities. Engineers know better than anyone the significance of systems. A fundamental system, of course, is society itself, which is the ... Read More

    Author: Robert W. Galvin

    Engineering Partnerships

    Release date: Fall 1996

    Volume: 26

    Number: 3/4

  • [Periodical Article]

    Partnership in Flux (editorial)

    The 1996 NAE Annual Meeting symposium focused on cooperation among industry, universities, and government for U.S. technological leadership in the twenty-first century. Today, the United States leads the world in all three sectors. American democracy, our capitalistic system, and our open ... Read More

    Author: William J. Spencer

    Engineering Partnerships

    Release date: Fall 1996

    Volume: 26

    Number: 3/4

  • [Periodical Article]

    Government: What Kind of Partner

    A new focus on industry relationships characterizes cooperative R&D initiatives at both the state and federal level. I would like to share my thoughts about what kind of a partner government is, with industry and universities, in helping to create the extraordinary scientific and ... Read More

    Author: Richard F. Celeste

    Engineering Partnerships

    Release date: Fall 1996

    Volume: 26

    Number: 3/4