ERIC Number: EJ532745
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Firm Utilization of University Scientific Research.
Tornquist, Kristi M.; Hoenack, Stephen A.
Research in Higher Education, v37 n5 p509-34 Oct 1996
A study used publication statistics to investigate the collaboration and research use of scientists in the computer equipment and aircraft industries. Results reveal that these industries are using research generated by university scientists, and that collaboration between sectors is occurring. Geographic proximity is linked to increased collaboration, suggesting local efforts may be fruitful for institutions. (Author/MSE)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, Aerospace Industry, Computer Science, Cooperation, Educational Trends, Faculty Publishing, Geographic Distribution, Higher Education, Industry, Publications, Research Administration, Research Utilization, School Business Relationship, School Policy, Scientific Research, Technology Transfer, Trend Analysis
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A