Essays Tagged: "Research and development"

The Nature of Scientific Progress as described in T.H. Kuhn's model of paradigms and revolutions, and Larry Laudan's model of research traditions

is that present science is not created out of thin air, but rather, was a product of many years of research and development. This idea in itself implies that there is progress in science. Scientific ... science and culture are T.H. Kuhn's model of paradigms and revolutions, and Larry Laudan's model of research traditions. If science is viewed in a naïve sense, where every theory is just a logical co ...

(8 pages) 261 1 3.0 Apr/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

Advantages of technology in the international market

t cost and increase the profit margin. Chrysler, General Motors and Ford have formed an alliance in research and development to avoid duplication. These alliances are not only with domestic companies ...

(3 pages) 210 0 3.5 Oct/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Atomic Bombing of World War II

s was making the atomic bomb it named the operation the Manhattan Project because much of the early research was done in New York City. The program was organized when the Germans discovered nuclear fi ... atomic bomb. The program's first leader was Vannevar Bush, who was the head of the National Defense Research Committee and the Office of Scientific Research and Development. The next leader was Gen. L ...

(4 pages) 123 1 3.5 Jan/1995

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II


this approach allows the industries and entrepreneurs to recover the enormous costs involved in the research and development of genetic engineering. It promotes the development of products to benefit ... analyses, experimentation, and investigation.There is a second side to this coin-it means that the researchers can assert an excessive price to their 'product' while eliminating any competition for a ...

(2 pages) 66 0 2.5 Jan/1996

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Stouffer's Strategy Implementation in Italy MGT 448: Global Business Strategies

an resource requirements, legal and ethical issues, information technology, cultural awareness, and research and development and supply chain management. After an analysis is completed, the company, i ... hey're capable of delivering compensation and providing social security benefits in dual currencies.Research and development (R & D)This division of the company is very important in the success of ...

(8 pages) 685 4 4.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Challenging Topgrading concepts of maximizing human resources and reduces cost.

ne process. Niche markets destroyed by the global market place. Technological advantages reduced by research and development initiatives. What would then be the competitive advantage crucial to busine ...

(13 pages) 355 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Usage of databases.

Databases in my organizationThe Research and Development department of Vistakon is lacking a database at this time. We currently use ... s a mistake the time period will start over. This is a good way to let the competition get ahead in Research, and could cause a possible disaster for the company. Databases allow for an easy report to ...

(2 pages) 362 1 2.3 Aug/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Transfer of Technology in Developing Country.

could be best achieved through via the turnkey method, licensing agreements, patent and trade mark, research and development agreements etc. there various transfer mechanisms contain various technical ...

(4 pages) 147 0 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Technology

Iasi - Fascinating Places.

When people think of Iasi, they think of strong and diverse higher education system, powerful research and development, and of a vast poll of cultural and architectural treasures. These make the ...

(3 pages) 44 0 3.5 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays

Advertising : best way to do it.

omotional campaigns that get people excited about the product. People who work in advertising plan, research, create, produce, and place ads for their clients. The clients are people who have a produc ... tising. Most advertising agencies have at least five departments, contact, planning, and marketing; research and development; media; creative; and production. However, sometimes in large advertising c ...

(8 pages) 404 0 3.7 Nov/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Lunar Bases.

thinks it would be interesting to have the moon be a tourist place, but they have more emphasis on research and development. The Lunar Resource Co.'s Artemis Project has one of the best ideas so far, ...

(1 pages) 24 0 2.4 Nov/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Astronomy

ASIMO Humanoid Robot by Honda

newest humanoid robot ASIMO, which stands for Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility. "Honda's basic research and development in humanoid robotics began in 1986 with the goal of developing an autonomou ...

(3 pages) 49 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Engineering

Case Study - Intel This is a strategic management case

llowing key drivers (which are discussed in detail in Question 2):*Market leadership and Innovation*Research and Development*Strategic Alliances*Good Human Resource Management*Benchmarking*BrandingKEY ... the dynamic industry Intel is operating in, innovation can be obtained through investing heavily in Research and Development (R&D).All the above-mentioned strengths may only feature in an organisa ...

(12 pages) 1193 3 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies

Intel operating environment and swat

shed it self as a reliable trust worthy company committed to its customers and the PC market. While research and development of the next generation of central processors was under way other manufactur ... Ideology. It has had a three Point Strategy wrapped around its vision of maintaining a world class research and development program.Three Point Corporate Strategy Increase architectural and te ...

(2 pages) 156 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

NEC Radical inovation

large technology companies, during the late eighties and early nineties, NEC looked to establish a research facility that would give back to the community and further NEC's technological strength. L ... s home office at the prestigious Princeton University. In addition to the close proximity of NEC's research facility NEC set guidelines and direction for the talent, they recruited from the surroundi ...

(1 pages) 32 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Vickers, Inc

arly sales decline from 1990 thu 1994. They have lost their edge in their market due to the lack of research and development and small businesses pirating their product. They are also struggling with ... chasing a new piece of equipment, this takes away from additional sales on brand new finished goods.Research & DevelopmentThe Vickers' Product Engineering and Product Management groups have been r ...

(8 pages) 80 1 3.5 May/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

Position Paper - Federal Handouts

blic resources; direct grants; corporate tax reductions and loopholes; giveaways of publicly funded research and development to private profit-making companies; and tax breaks for wealthy individuals" ...

(2 pages) 35 0 3.5 Jun/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays

Understanding the Impact of Technology

products were replaced by new ones- now it onlytakes 4 or 5 years. Companies must be innovative in research anddevelopment programs in order to gain any competitive advantage, ormaintain an already e ... orporation musthave the technological competence to make use of any innovativetechnology that their research and development programs develop. The rapid development of technology in today's wor ...

(1 pages) 79 1 2.5 Jul/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

What type of exploratory research designs would you suggest for each of the following situations? Justify your answers using specific illustrations and examples.

2. What type of exploratory research designs would you suggest for each of the following situations? Justify your answers using ... of the following situations? Justify your answers using specific illustrations and examples.a. The research and development director of Louis Vuitton suggests a new type of cologne for men that could ... opularity of a new brand of dishwashing detergent produced by Proctor and Gamble.a) In developing a research design for this particular situation, it would first be a consideration that Louis Vuitton ...

(4 pages) 163 0 3.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Marketing

Geneticist:Career Choices

n biology, chemistry, or genetics, and a master's degree in genetics. However, to have authority in research and development, a Ph. D or a M.D. are needed. As a beginning salary without any experience ... and a Ph. D, the average salary is over $120, 000. Opportunities for advancement are directing the research and having the credibility to be allowed to test out your own hypotheses. Related occupatio ...

(1 pages) 23 0 2.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers