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Assessment of Technology Development in NASA's Office of Space Science Contents     EXECUTIVE SUMMARY   1  1   INTRODUCTION   5      References,   8  2   ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY DEVELOPMENT   9      Planning,   9      Assessment of the Current Process,   12      Cross-Enterprise Technology,   14      Long-Term Technology Development,   15      Implementation,   15      Core Competencies,   16      Roles of NASA Headquarters and the Centers,   21      Infrastructure,   22      Workforce Development,   22      Organizational Interdependencies,   23      Role of Chief Scientist,   25      Full-Cost Accounting,   25      Performance Measurement,   26      Data Collection,   26      Technology Insertion,   27      Follow-up,   28      References,   28  3   SUMMARY   30      Response to Managing the Space Sciences,   30      Addressing Congressional Concerns,   32      List of Recommendations,   32      Planning,   32      Implementation,   33      Infrastructure,   33      Performance Measurement,   34      Reference,   34     APPENDIXES       A  FY 1998 Congressional Appropriations Report Language   37     B  Request from NASA's Office of Space Science   39     C  Statement of Task   42     D  Meeting Agendas   44     E  Draft Technology Policy Statement from NASA's Office of Space Science   48     F  Biographical Information   51