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Author: DIANE Publishing Company
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: contracts, fees, substantially, higher, california, university, management, modest, reforms, made, energy
Number of Pages: 56
Published: 1994-12-01
ISBN-10: 078811512X
ISBN-13: 9780788115127

Provides information on the 5-year contracts that went into effect in 1992 between the Energy Dept. (DOE) & the Univ. of California for the management & operation of the Los Alamos Nat. Lab., the Lawrence Livermore Nat. Lab., & the Lawrence Berkeley Nat. Lab. Contains recommendations designed to insure that (1) DOE has adequate controls over the Univ. of Cal., including the research projects the Univ. sponsors at the labs., & (2) DOE's proposed changes in contracting policy are cost-effective & fair.

Author: Gary Boss
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: national, laboratory, reforms, implementing, progress, energy, uncertain, department
Number of Pages: 74
Published: 1998-06-01
ISBN-10: 0788179160
ISBN-13: 9780788179167

The U.S. Department of Energy (DoE) manages the largest laboratory (lab.) system of its kind in the world, with 23 labs. in 14 states, a combined budget of over $10 billion a year, and a staff of about 60,000. DoE's stewardship of the lab. complex has been questioned over the past 20 years by various advisory groups, which have identified management weaknesses in the way DoE manages its lab. system. This report: identifies the recommendations by various advisory groups for addressing management weaknesses at DoE and the labs.; and evaluates how DoE and its labs. have responded to these recomme

Author: Michael R. Bromwich
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: laboratory, explosives, related, cases, misconduct, alleged, investigation, practices, fbi
Number of Pages: 575
Published: 1997-08
ISBN-10: 0788170872
ISBN-13: 9780788170874

This investigation concerned allegations of wrongdoing & improper practices within certain sections of the FBI Lab. These involved some of the most significant prosecutions in the recent history of the Dept., including the World Trade Center & OK City bombings. They implicated fundamental aspects of law enforcement: the reliability of the procedures employed to analyze evidence, the integrity of the persons engaging in that analysis, & the trustworthiness of the testimony by FBI Lab. examiners. The invest. lasted more than 18 months & addressed a large number of allegations; most were not subs

Author: Christoph Meinel
Publisher: Universitätsverlag Potsdam
Keywords: day, lab, soc, future, proceedings
Number of Pages: 86
Published: 2011
ISBN-10: 3869561149
ISBN-13: 9783869561141

Author: Vannahme, Christoph
Publisher: KIT Scientific Publishing
Keywords: chip, systeme, lab, laser, organischer, integration
Number of Pages: 150
ISBN-10: 3866447078
ISBN-13: 9783866447073

Author: Sharon Harper
Publisher: IDRC
Keywords: science, religion, development, intersection, reflections, temple, market, lab
Number of Pages: 264
Published: 2000
ISBN-10: 0889369208
ISBN-13: 9780889369207

Author: Cristina T. Chaplain
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: limit, onboard, research, challenges, significant, spacer, station, international
Number of Pages: 39
Published: 2010-06
ISBN-10: 1437927343
ISBN-13: 9781437927344

In 2010, after about 25 years of work and the expenditure of billions of dollars, the International Space Station (ISS) will be completed. According to NASA, the ISS crew will then be able to redirect its efforts from assembling the station to conducting research. In 2005, Congress designated the ISS as a national lab.; in addition, NASA is required to provide a research management plan for the ISS National Lab. This report reviewed the research use of the ISS, and: (1) identified how the ISS is being used for research and how it is expected to be used once completed; (2) identified challenges
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