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National Science Foundation's role in optical communications and information processing
Author(s): Albert B. Harvey
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Paper Abstract

In this presentation the topic surrounding NSF's role in the growing research area of optical communications & optical information processing is discussed. In particular, the interaction of university research and industrial participation is explored. Opportunities for joint projects, information exchange, sharing of equipment, expertise, and facilities among research partners is explored. The changing posture of NSF in terms of emphasis on education, cross-disciplinary activities, human resources and interaction with government labs and industry is introduced.

Paper Details

Date Published: 27 December 1990
PDF: 3 pages
Proc. SPIE 1347, Optical Information Processing Systems and Architectures II, (27 December 1990); doi: 10.1117/12.23429
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Albert B. Harvey, National Science Foundation (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1347:
Optical Information Processing Systems and Architectures II
Bahram Javidi, Editor(s)

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