Supercomputers : A Key to U.S. Scientific, Technological, and Industrial Preeminence

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This definitive new volume brings together scientists from government, industry, and the academic worlds to explore ways in which to capitalize on resources for new ventures into the next generation of supercomputers. The wealth of information on state-of-the-art scientific developments contained in this single volume makes Supercomputers an invaluable resource for management scholars and government policymakers interested in high technology companies and strategic more

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  • Hardback | 265 pages
  • 156 x 234 x 15mm | 553g
  • Praeger Publishers Inc
  • Westport, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 0275926222
  • 9780275926229

About J. R. Kirkland

J. R. KIRKLAND is a senior partner in FBA Inc., a Washington-based government relations firm. He is currently a Senior Research Fellow at the IC2 Institute. J. H. POORE is Professor of Information and Computer Science at Georgia Institute of Technology. He has served as Executive Director of the Committee on Science and Technology, 98th Congress. of the Department of Computer Science at the University of Tennessee at more

Table of contents

Introduction National Issues and Perspectives Perspectives of Supercomputer Manufacturers The Role and Scope of Federal Agencies in Supercomputer Development Supercomputers and the University Industrial Applications of Supercomputer Technology Bibliography of Literature on Supercomputers Indexshow more