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Educating the Engineer of 2020: Adapting Engineering Education to the New Century

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Information Technology (IT)-Based Educational Materials:Workshop Report with Recommendations

In the last half-century, we have witnessed the birth and development of a new era: the information age. Information Technology (IT), the primary vehicle of the information age, has transformed the modern workplace and is pervasive in the development of ...

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Raising Public Awareness of Engineering

The public has little awareness or appreciation of engineering as the source of technology. The engineering community spends mightily to try to improve public awareness, but an NAE-commissioned survey of activities intended to raise public awareness found little coordination among ...

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Technically Speaking: Why All Americans Need to Know More About Technology

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From Scarcity to Visibility: Gender Differences in the Careers of Doctoral Scientists and Engineers -- Summary

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Female Engineering Faculty at U.S. Institutions:A Data Profile

Several federal agencies asked the National Research Council to document the participation of women engineers in academic institutions within the United States by creating a directory that can be used to announce programs and other formal communications. In response, the ...

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Forecasting Demand and Supply of Doctoral Scientists and Engineers: Report of a Workshop on Methodology

This report is the summary of a workshop conducted by the National Research Council in order to learn from both forecast makers and forecast users about improvements that can be made in understanding the markets for doctoral scientists and engineers. ...

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Linking the Construction Industry: Electronic Operation and Maintenance Manuals: Workshop Summary

Public agencies, private corporations, nonprofit institutions, and other organizations regularly invest millions of dollars in acquiring buildings and other constructed facilities to support their lines of business. For this investment, the owner receives a complex structure composed of hundreds of ...

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Building a Diverse Work Force:Scientists and Engineers in the Office of Naval Research

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Marine Structures Research Recommendations:Recommendations for the Interagency Ship Structure Committee's FYs 1998-1999 Research Program

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