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 National Academies Reports related to the Board on Global Science and Technology

2009:

Assessing the impactAssessing the Impacts of Changes in the Information Technology R&D Ecosystem: Retaining Leadership in an Increasingly Global Environment 

 

 

surveryofattitudesA Survey of Attitudes and Actions on Dual Use Research in the Life Science: A Collaborative Effort of the National Research Council and The American Association for the Advancement of Science 
 

 

beyondfortressBeyond Fortress America: National Security Controls on Science and Technology in a Globalized World
 

 

 

counteringbiologicalCountering Biological Threats: Challenges for the Department of Defense’s Nonproliferation Program Beyond the Former Soviet Union
 

 

 

globalsecurityengageGlobal Security Engagement: A New Model for Cooperative Threat Reduction

 

  

 

partnershipsemergingPartnerships for Emerging Research Institutions: Report of a Workshop

   

 

 

 

technology policy lawTechnology, Policy, Law, and Ethics Regarding US Acquisition and Use of Cyberattack Capabilities
 

 

 

avoidingtechnologysurpriseAvoiding Technology Surprise for Tomorrow’s Warfighter: A Symposium Report

  

 

 

datafederalData on Federal Research and Development Investments: A Pathway to Modernization

 

 

 

onbeingscientistOn Being a Scientist: Third Edition

 

 

 
 

persistent forecastingPersistent Forecasting of Disruptive Technology

 

 

 

risingabove2009Rising Above the Gathering Storm Two Years Later: Accelerating Progress Towards a Brighter Economic Future. Summary of a Convocation

 2008:

depthomelandsecurityDepartment of Homeland Security Bioterrorism Risk Assessment: A Call for Change

 

 

moleculestomindFrom Molecules to Minds: Challenges for the 21st Century: Workshop Summary
 

 

 

humanbehaviorHuman Behavior in Military Contexts





 

innovationglobalindustryInnovation in Global Industries: US Firms Competing in a New World




 

mineralsMinerals, Critical Minerals, and the US Economy



 

 

researchfutureskillsResearch on Future Skill Demands: A Workshop Summary

 

 

 

scienceprofessionalsScience Professionals: Master's Education for a Competitive World

 

 

 

offshoringengineeringThe Offshoring of Engineering:Facts, Unknowns, and Potential Implications







 



englishchineseEnglish-Chinese, Chinese-English Nuclear Security Glossary




 

frontiersengineeringFrontiers of Engineering:Reports on Leading-Edge Engineering from the 2007 Symposium




 

informationcommunicationInformation and Communication Technology and Peacebuilding: Summary of a Workshop



 

managingmaterialsManaging Materials for a Twenty-first Century Military




 

potentialimpacthighendThe Potential Impact of High-End Capability Computing on Four Illustrative Fields of Science and Engineering


 

sciencetechnologyfuturedevelopmentsScience and Technology and the Future Development of Societies: International Workshop Proceedings



 

statesciencetechnologyState Science and Technology Policy Advice: Issues, Opportunities, Opportunities, and Challenges: Summary of a National Convocation



 

useofdietaryUse of Dietary Supplements by Military Personnel

2007:

international educationInternational Education and Foreign Languages: Keys to Securing America's Future






scienceandsecurityScience and Security in a Post 9/11 World:A Report Based on Regional Discussions Between the Science and Security Communities






 


risingabove2007Rising Above the Gathering Storm: Energizing and Employing America for a Brighter Economic Future





sandtcounterterrorismScience and Technology to Counter Terrorism: Proceedings of an Indo-US Workshop
 2006:

criticaltechnologyassessmentCritical Technology Accessibility







hereorthereHere or There? A Survey of Factors in Multinational R&D Location -- Report to the Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable




impactglobalizationThe Impact of Globalization on Infectious Disease Emergence and Control:Exploring the Consequences and Opportunities, Workshop Summary - Forum on Microbial Threats
 


globalizationbiosecurityGlobalization, Biosecurity, and the Future of the Life Sciences






mineralrequirementsMineral Requirements for Military Personnel: Levels Needed for Cognitive and Physical Performance During Garrison Training



2005:

globalizationmaterials

Globalization of Materials R&D: Time for a National Strategy