Applied Research


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Applied Research

Research conducted for a specific, often commercial, purpose. That is, applied research is the opposite of research for its own sake. One may conduct applied research on how to make a more efficient light bulb; this would contrast with research on how electricity works in an ideal universe. See also: Research and Development.
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Applied research efforts with three- to six-year development cycles were left with residual financing, if any.
Commenting on the drivers of behavior and goals of both investor groups, Kelly McKenna, global head of the State Street Center for Applied Research said: "While investors have never been as aware of their micro and macro environments, they are exhibiting behaviors that are divorced from their stated investment objectives.
The Xstrata Nickel Sustainable Energy Centre encompasses 4,500 square feet of applied research space, along with room for the new School of Renewable Energies and Environmental Studies.
CHICAGO -- More than half of individual charitable donors plan to give the same amount or more to philanthropic causes in 2009 despite the recession, according to a recent survey conducted by Cygnus Applied Research, a leading market research and fundraising consulting firm specializing in the not-for-profit sector.
Dr Elena Gaura, director of the Cogent Computing Applied Research Centre said: "The purpose of the launch is to introduce leading academics and companies to the research and consultancy elements of the new centre.
Sheridan College was among the first to receive CITO funding for applied research.
Glycotek, LLC Hershey Center for Applied Research 1214 Research Boulevard, Suite 1012 Hummelstown, PA 17036
SCRA's Applied Research and Development Affiliate, ATI, has an existing working relationship with Victory Solutions, Inc.
Three "pillars" for concentration by the centre have been identified, including education of new people in the industry, technology for use in welding and materials joining and applied research of new techniques and materials, says Pacey.
The Hershey Center for Applied Research (HCAR) announced today a new tenant in Building One: Penn State Hershey Sleep Research and Treatment Center (Sleep Center).
formerly a program area manager of the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, has been hired as president and chief executive officer of the newly established Virginia Tech Applied Research Corporation, announced Robert Walters, vice president for research at Virginia Tech.
The province agency has been making money accessible for applied research projects for the past two years for a wide range of programming.
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