Journal of Failure Analysis and Prevention

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Technology Innovation Program Seeks Comments on Potential Future Funding Areas

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is asking for public comment on four white papers that outline potential areas for research funding grants under the Institute’s Technology Innovation Program (TIP). The papers outline national needs for new and improved technologies in the areas of monitoring and repair of the civil infrastructure, manufacturing technologies for advanced materials, enabling technologies for an electric power “smart grid,” and technologies for health care based on proteomics, data analysis, and biomanufacturing. The full text of the Nov. 6, 2009, Federal Register notice with this request for comments is available at Comments on the papers will be accepted through Sept. 30, 2010.

The four white papers that are the subject of the current call for comments are:
  • Advanced Sensing Technologies and Advanced Repair...

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