TITLE

US budget pact signals end to R&D growth

AUTHOR(S)
Kramer, David
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Physics Today;Jun2011, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the effect of continuing resolution (CR) that was signed by U.S. President Barack Obama on the research and development (R&D) programs in the U.S. It states that the CR will end the development in federal research programs and the President hoped to increase budget for science and technology (S&T). It mentions that the applied research programs of the Department of Energy (DOE) in renewable energy and energy efficiency were slashed by 18%.
ACCESSION #
62004293

 

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