Beatrice Bressan brings together a number of outstanding examples of successful cross-disciplinary technology transfer originating in fundamental physics research, which dramatically impacted scientific progress in areas which changed modern society
A must-have for policy makers, technology companies, investors, strategic planners in research and technology, as well as attractive reading for the research community.
Additional sections of the book deal with knowledge management and technology transfer including their economic aspects
Many of them were developed at CERN, a hotbed of fundamental inventions in particle physics
This book deals with breakthrough developments being applied in the world of IT, consumer electronics, aviation, and material sciences
While each chapter has been drafted by an expert in the field, the editor has carefully edited the whole to ensure a coherent overall structure