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The Marine Transportation System and the Federal Role:Measuring Performance, Targeting Improvement -- Special Report 279

TRB Special Report 279 - The Marine Transportation System and the Federal Role: Measuring Performance, Targeting Improvement calls upon the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) to take the lead in assessing the performance of and improving the nation's entire marine ...

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Summary of a Forum on Spectrum Management Policy Reform

In 2003, the Department of Commerce’s Spectrum Policy Initiative was established with the objective of promoting a more efficient and beneficial use of the spectrum. As part of that Initiative, a series of public forums about spectrum management policy ...

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Growing Vulnerability of the Public Switched Networks:Implications for National Security Emergency Preparedness

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Transport Protocols for Department of Defense Data Networks:Report to the Department of Defense and the National Bureau of Standards

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The Mathematical Sciences' Role in Homeland Security: Proceedings of a Workshop

Mathematical sciences play a key role in many important areas of Homeland Security including data mining and image analysis and voice recognition for intelligence analysis, encryption and decryption for intelligence gathering and computer security, detection and epidemiology of bioterriost attacks ...

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Signposts in Cyberspace: The Domain Name System and Internet Navigation

The Domain Name System (DNS) enables user-friendly alphanumeric names—domain names—to be assigned to Internet sites. Many of these names have gained economic, social, and political value, leading to conflicts over their ownership, especially names containing trademarked terms. Congress, ...

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Avoiding Surprise in an Era of Global Technology Advances

The global spread of science and technology expertise and the growing commercial access to advanced technologies with possible military application are creating potentially serious threats to the technological superiority underpinning U.S. military strength. Key to dealing with this situation ...

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Getting Up to Speed: The Future of Supercomputing

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Statistical Analysis of Massive Data Streams: Proceedings of a Workshop

Massive data streams, large quantities of data that arrive continuously, are becoming increasingly commonplace in many areas of science and technology. Consequently development of analytical methods for such streams is of growing importance. To address this issue, the ...

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(Sackler NAS Colloquium) Mapping Knowledge Domains

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