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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Air Force Studies Board
Current Activities

Current Activities


National Security Space Defense and Protection


The Role of Experimentation Campaigns in the Air Force Innovation Life Cycle


Future Air Force Needs for Defense Against High-Speed Weapon Systems


Owning the Technical Baseline in the U.S. Air Force: A Workshop


Recently Completed Studies and Activities  


Optimizing the Acquisition Strategy of Secure and Reliable Electronic Components: Proceedings of a Workshop


Air Force Development Planning Roundtable


Improving the Air Force Scientific Discovery Mission: Leveraging Best Practices in Basic Research Management: A Workshop


Strategies to Enhance Communication Within the Air Force: A Workshop

Development Planning, A Strategic Approach to Future AIr Force Capabilities


Opportunities for the Employment of Simulation in U.S. Air Force Training Environments: A Workshop


U.S. Air Force Strategic Deterrence Military Capabilities in the 21st Century Security Environment

Review of Specialized Degree-Granting Graduate Programs of the Department of Defense (DoD) in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) and Management


Evaluation of U.S. Air Force Preacquisition Technology Development 

Examination of the U. S. Air Force's Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Workforce Needs in the Future and Its Strategy to Meet Those Needs

Examination of the U.S. Air Force's Aircraft Sustainment Needs in the Future and Its Strategy to Meet Those Needs


Improving the Effectiveness and Efficiency of U.S. Air Force Pre-Acquisition Development Planning