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The Periodic Table: One of man’s crowning scientific achievements … and a treasure trove of passion, adventure, betrayal, and obsession
The term “Open innovation” was originated and developed in this 2003 Harvard Business School Press book by Henry Chesbrough, based on his research on the innovation practicles of large multinational companies.
A charrette (pronounced [sh u h- ret ]), often Anglicized to charette or charet and sometimes called a design charrette , is an intense period of design or planning activity. [ edit ] Charrettes in general
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“If he could see me now.” The biggest influence on my writing was my high school English teacher, Harold Keables.
Bessemer Venture Partners is perhaps the nation's oldest venture capital firm, carrying on an unbroken practice of venture capital investing that stretches back to 1911.
Richard K. Lester and Michael J. Piore, Innovation – The Missing Dimension , Harvard University Press, Fall 2004.
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The Road to Serfdom is a book written by the Austrian-born economist and philosopher Friedrich von Hayek (1899–1992) between 1940–1943, in which he "warned of the danger of tyranny that inevitably results from government control of economic decision-making through central planning ," [ 1 ] and in which he argues that the abandonment of individualism and classical liberalism inevitably leads to a loss of freedom , the creation of an oppressive society, the tyranny of a dictator and the serfdom of the individual.
Hughes' book, an exhaustive study of electrification from 1880 to 1930, primarily focuses on the development of electric grids in the United States, Great Britain, and Germany. Hughes is primarily concerned with working out a complex conceptual framework for understanding technology as system.
This appendix contains definitions of basic, applied, and fundamental research quoted from various sources. DOD Financial Management Regulation, DOD 7000.14-R, Vol. 2B, Ch. 5: Basic research is systematic study directed toward greater knowledge or understanding of the fundamental aspects of phenomena and of observable facts without specific applications towards processes or products in mind.