TITLE

With 2012 budgets set, the outlook for R&D clouds up

AUTHOR(S)
Kramer, David
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Physics Today;Feb2012, Vol. 65 Issue 2, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the U.S. federal science and technology budget for fiscal year (FY) 2012. Topics covered include the research and development (R&D) budgets for the U.S. Department of Energy, the U.S. Department of Defense, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Also mentioned is the 2011 Budget Control Act.
ACCESSION #
71895836

 

Related Articles

  • FY2009 Federal R&D Funding: Potential Winds of Change Currently Stalled.  // R&D Magazine;Dec2008, Vol. 50 Issue 7, p39 

    The article analyzes the way the U.S. government plans to fund research and development (R&D) in fiscal year (FY) 2009. It is said that the passage of appropriations for the Departments of Defense (DOD), Homeland Security (DHS), and Veteran's Affairs (VA) has increased the possibility that...

  • Two Spending Bills in the Works. Baumann, David; Smallen, Jill; Mitchell, Charlie // National Journal;9/23/2006, Vol. 38 Issue 38, p75 

    The article reports on the status of the fiscal 2007 Defense and Homeland Security appropriations bills in the U.S. Congress. Republicans agreed to transfer $4 billion from defense accounts into social programs on the Defense spending bill. The Homeland Security spending bill was delayed over a...

  • President, Congress unveil innovation initiatives.  // Issues in Science & Technology;Mar2006, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p27 

    The article comments on the ACI proposed by U.S. President George W. Bush. The proposal has added to the debate on innovation policy. As detailed in a white paper released by the Office of Science and Technology Policy, ACI advocates doubling research funding at the National Science Foundation,...

  • Defense Watch.  // Defense Daily;7/20/2012, Vol. 255 Issue 16, p4 

    The article presents several trends and developments in the aerospace and defense sector in the U.S. The U.S. government has planned to spend 500 billion dollars on Pentagon over the next decade. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has...

  • Proposed Defense Budget Doesn't Please Navy, Shipyards. Graves, Brad // San Diego Business Journal;02/25/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 8, p10 

    Focuses on the issues regarding the 2003 budget allocation for the Department of Defense in the U.S. Insufficiency of the spending plans for the development and acquisitions of unmanned vehicles; Concerns of shipbuilding companies on the issue; Revisions proposed relative on the spending plan.

  • Appropriations Bill Has Good News for Navy and Marine Corps. Becker Jr., Fred R. // Officer;Dec98, Vol. 74 Issue 11, p40 

    Evaluates the Authorization and Appropriations law in the United States. Impact of the law on major funding needs of the Department of Defense (DoD); How the law was incorporated on several divisions of DoD.

  • President Clinton Signs DOD Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2001.  // Contract Management;Oct2000, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p39 

    Reports on U.S. President Bill Clinton's signing into law the U.S. Department of Defense Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2001.

  • DOE, DOD funds are in flux. Powers, Mary B.; Kramer, David // ENR: Engineering News-Record;5/29/95, Vol. 234 Issue 21, p15 

    Reports on the planned cuts in the funding of the Departments of Energy and Defense. Closed door meeting; Reactions; Expectations; Related legislation; Competition between environmental restoration and military programs.

  • Homeland Security: DHS Needs a Strategy to Use DOE's Laboratories for Research on Nuclear, Biological, and Chemical Detection and Response Technologies: GAO-04-653. Aloise, Gene // GAO Reports;5/24/2004, p1 

    Success in the war against terrorism requires the United States to effectively research, develop, and deploy technologies to detect and respond to the use of nuclear, biological, and chemical weapons. The Homeland Security Act of 2002 gave the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) the ability to...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics