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Improving NASA's Technology for Space Science Improving NASA's Technology for Space Science NOTICE MEMBERSHIP PREFACE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY CHAPTER 1 CHAPTER 2 Committee on Space Science Technology Planning CHAPTER 3 CHAPTER 4 ACRONYMS Aeronautics and Space Engineering Board BIOGRAPHIES Commission on Engineering and Technical Systems BIBLIOGRAPHY APPENDIX A Space Studies Board APPENDIX B APPENDIX C Commission on Physical Sciences, APPENDIX D Mathematics, and Applications APPENDIX E National Research Council file:///C|/SSB_old_web/nasatechmenu.htm (1 of 3) [6/18/2004 11:37:30 AM]

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Improving NASA's Technology for Space Science NOTICE MEMBERSHIP PREFACE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 1. INTRODUCTION Study Origins NASA and Technology Development The Integrated Technology Plan 2. SPACE SCIENCE AND THE INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGY PLAN Background Information The Astrophysics and Space Physics Division The Earth Science and Applications and Solar System Exploration Division The Life Science Division The Microgravity Science and Applications Division 3. SPACE TECHNOLOGY AND THE INTEGRATED TECHNOLOGY PLAN The OAST Space Technology Program The Integrated Technology Plan OAST's Space Technology Program and Technology Needs Evaluation Processes Findings and Recommendations 4. GENERAL FINDINGS AND RECOMMENDATIONS General Findings General Recommendations ACRONYMS AND ABBREVIATIONS BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION BIBLIOGRAPHY APPENDICES A. Study Origin and Statement of Task B. Workshop Participants file:///C|/SSB_old_web/nasatechmenu.htm (2 of 3) [6/18/2004 11:37:30 AM]

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Improving NASA's Technology for Space Science C. Estimating NASA Funding for Technology for Space Science D. Past Recommendations on Technology for Space Science E. OSSA and OAST Technology Needs Matrices NATIONAL ACADEMY PRESS, 1993 Last update 7/6/00 at 11:44 am Site managed by Anne Simmons, Space Studies Board The National Academies Current Projects Publications Directories Search Site Map Feedback file:///C|/SSB_old_web/nasatechmenu.htm (3 of 3) [6/18/2004 11:37:30 AM]