ASTRONOMY AND PHYSICS
A nationwide technology transfer network seeks to broaden and accelerate secondary use of NASA-developed technology
Because they are challenging and technologically demanding, NASA programs generate a great wealth of advanced technology. This
bank of technology is a national asset that can be reused to develop new products and processes, to the benefit of the U.S. economy in new companies, new jobs, and the resulting contribution to the Gross National Product.
(PICTURE CAPTION) KSC's Outreach program offers problem-solving assistance to regional businesses through the Southeast Regional Outreach Alliance. Shown on an Outreach telecom are, from left, Dan Culbertson, KSC Inreach program manager, SEan Roberts, Outreach manager for the Florida Technological Research and Development Authority; and Chuck Griffin, KSC Outreach program manager.