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National Academy of Sciences (US) Committee on Criteria for Federal Support of Research and Development. Allocating Federal Funds for Science and Technology. Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 1995.

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Allocating Federal Funds for Science and Technology.

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EAcronyms

AAAS

American Association for the Advancement of Science

ACE

Angiotensin converting enzyme

AIDS

Acquired immune deficiency syndrome

ARPA

Advanced Research Projects Agency

ATP

Advanced Technology Program

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

COSEPUP

Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy

CRADA

Cooperative research and development agreement

DHHS

Department of Health and Human Services

DNA

Deoxyribonucleic acid

DOD

Department of Defense

DOE

Department of Energy

DVA

Department of Veterans Affairs

EPA

Environmental Protection Agency

FDA

Food and Drug Administration

FFRDC

Federally funded research and development center

FS&T1

Federal science and technology

GDP

Gross domestic product

GOCO

Government-owned, contractor-operated laboratory

GOGO

Government-owned, government-operated laboratory

GPRA

Government Performance and Results Act of 1993

GPS

Global positioning system

HIV

Human immunodeficiency virus

HUD

Department of Housing and Urban Development

MEP

Manufacturing Extension Partnerships program

NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NIH

National Institutes of Health

NIST

National Institute of Standards and Technology

NOAA

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NSF

National Science Foundation

NSTC

National Science and Technology Council

ODDR&E

Office of the Director of Defense Research and Engineering

OMB

Office of Management and Budget

ONR

Office of Naval Research

OSTP

Office of Science and Technology Policy

R&D

Research and development

RISC

Reduced instruction set computing

TRP

Technology Reinvestment Program

USAID

U.S. Agency for International Development

USDA

U.S. Department of Agriculture

USGS

U.S. Geological Survey

VLSI

Very large scale integrated circuit program

A term introduced by the committee to denote the science and technology base that underlies the broader national R&D enterprise, as well as the pool of federal funding that supports that base.

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A term introduced by the committee to denote the science and technology base that underlies the broader national R&D enterprise, as well as the pool of federal funding that supports that base.

Copyright © 1995, National Academy of Sciences.
Bookshelf ID: NBK45550
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