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Frontiers of Materials Research: A Decadal Survey
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FRONTIERS OF MATERIALS RESEARCH:
A DECADAL SURVEY

 

The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine will conduct Frontiers of Materials Research: A Decadal Survey by the request of the Department of Energy and the National Science Foundation. The committee's final report will be aimed at federal agencies that support materials research, science policymakers, and researchers in materials research and other fields.

 

Statement of Task

 

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SUBMIT INPUT

 

Community input on key developments, challenges, and future directions for the field of materials research is critical for the success of this decadal survey.  To upload comments or documents for the committee, please fill out our community input form

 

 

SURVEY EVENTS

 

Town Hall at APS March Meeting
Room 266, Ernest Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA
March 16, 2017 from 3:30-4:30pm
Event Information


 

CONTACT US
 

Please e-mail questions or comments to:

Erik Svedberg, Study Director
esvedberg@nas.edu

 

Jim Lancaster, Board Director
jlancaster@nas.edu
 

 

  BACKGROUND READING

 

condensed-matter-coverThe Board on Physics and Astronomy and the National Materials and Manufacturing Board has a long history of reports on the future of materials science.  Click the links below to download past reports for free:

 

Condensed Matter and Materials Physics: The Science of the World Around Us

Materials Science and Engineering for the 1990s: Maintaining Competitiveness in the Age of Materials