Advanced Technology Program


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Advanced Technology Program

A program sponsored by the National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST) which financially supports potentially commercialisable projects that need development before being brought to the marketplace.
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11069) and replaced the Advanced Technology Program
He also has advised the Bureau of the Census and the Advanced Technology Program of the National Institute of Standards and Technology on the measurement of R and D.
Two programs--the Manufacturing Extension Program (MEP) and the Advanced Technology Program (ATP), both designed to help smaller firms compete--have been reduced or eliminated from the past budgets by President Bush.
In 1987, the state legislature appropriated funds for applied research to diversify the state's economy through the Texas Advanced Technology Program (ATP).
Advanced Technology Program: Inherent Factors in Selection Process Are Likely to Limit Identification of Similar Research, GAO-05-759T, May 26, 2005
The Advanced Technology Program (ATP) supports research that accelerates the development of high-risk technologies with the potential for broad-based economic benefits for the nation.
Icoria also has a major grant from the National Institute of Standards & Technology's Advanced Technology Program.
Two of these award programs are the Advanced Technology Program (ATP) and the Small Business Innovation Research Program (SBIR, a two-phase program that provides small awards to encourage innovation from small companies (i.e., fewer than 500 employees).
Senate appropriations bill contains a $203-million grant for the Commerce Department's Advanced Technology Program, the U.S.
RheoGene, Inc., Norristown, PA, has been awarded a 3-year, $2 million grant from the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Advanced Technology Program (NIST-ATP) to develop novel techniques for site-specific insertion and control of therapeutic genes in human adult neural stem cells to treat incurable ocular diseases.
Starkville, MS-based SemiSouth Laboratories, Inc., a leading developer of silicon carbide diodes, transistors and merchant epitaxy, recently announced a new $2.7-million Advanced Technology Program (ATP) award from the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Air Force, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, the National Institute of Standards and Technology Advanced Technology Program, Gaithersburg, Md., the U.S.

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