US budget pact signals end to R&D growth

Kramer, David
June 2011
Physics Today;Jun2011, Vol. 64 Issue 6, p26
Academic Journal
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%.


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