The mission of the N.C. Office of Science, Technology & Innovation is to improve the economic well‐being and quality of life of all North Carolinians through advancing science, technology, and innovation. Rob Atkinson, president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, described this week’s market slip as a temporary reaction. Position-wise, it is ranked 17th in the number of citations received and 34th in the number of citations per paper across the field of science and technology (among nations publishing 50,000 or more papers). Saama Technologies Incorporation, the Big Data analytics solutions and services company, headquartered in the Silicon Valley, plans to invest US$ 2 million to create the largest pure play data science and analytics hub in India. Today’s technology has been in the process of development for thousands of years. The ways people use, reconfigure, and contest scientific knowledge and technology.
Ms Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State with Independent Charge for the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, outlined plans of setting up a committee to examine and expeditiously implement measures to improve India’s innovation landscape. The Institute of Science & Technology is the professional body for specialist, technical and managerial staff. The Department of Space/ Indian Space Research Organisation (DOS/ISRO) and Kuwait Institute of Scientific Research (KISR) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on cooperation in the field of exploration and use of outer space. Sign up to receive updates on the latest RAND reports, journal articles, and blog posts focusing on Science and Technology.
A specialized dictionary covering terms in the life, earth, and physical sciences, such as the online Science Dictionary on A science dictionary includes many technical terms with precise, specialized meanings—terms not normally found in general dictionaries—making it an invaluable resource for students and professionals in scientific fields.
I think we’ll see an objective that benefits both Stanford engineering graduates and for blue-collar workers with high school degrees here in the United States,” Autry said. The Indian Institute of Science (IISc), Bangalore has become the first Indian institution to enter the Top 100 universities ranking in engineering and technology.
National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), an autonomous organisation under the Union Ministry of Culture, is engaged in the establishment of Science Centres across the country. IFPRI Director General Shenggen Fan on how science and technology can help to feed 9 billion sustainably by 2050. It also has two undergraduate majors, Biology & Society and Science & Technology Studies. Through its teaching as well as its research, the department is playing a notable role in building the emerging discipline of Science & Technology Studies (STS). Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur (IIT-Kharagpur) and National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for research project to develop technology to construct maintenance free highways in India. The policy ‘Vision S&T 2020′ would articulate the country’s future towards self-reliance and technological independence in the 21st century.