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Optics research contract decisions
Author(s): B. D. Guenther; Robert Lontz
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Paper Abstract

The environment of power in which the optics research manager works has a significant influence on the formulation of programs and decisions regarding individual proposals for research. The concept of the government official surrounded by a wheel of power centers is applied to a typical Defense Department agency and the implications for contract decisions examined.

Paper Details

Date Published: 23 March 1981
PDF: 7 pages
Proc. SPIE 0260, Management of Optics, (23 March 1981); doi: 10.1117/12.959663
Show Author Affiliations
B. D. Guenther, U.S. Army Research Office (United States)
Robert Lontz, U.S. Army Research Office (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0260:
Management of Optics
Richard L. Hartman, Editor(s)

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