ISBN-10:
0471185086
ISBN-13:
9780471185086
Pub. Date:
11/08/1999
Publisher:
Wiley
Managing Science: Management for R and D Laboratories / Edition 1

Managing Science: Management for R and D Laboratories / Edition 1

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ISBN-13: 9780471185086
Publisher: Wiley
Publication date: 11/08/1999
Series: Wiley Series in Beam Physics and Accelerator Technology Series , #8
Pages: 378
Product dimensions: 6.38(w) x 9.67(h) x 0.96(d)

About the Author

CLAUDE GELÈS (retired) was a technical manager at CERN (European Laboratory for Particle Physics).

GILLES LINDECKER is Head of Strategic Planning at CERN. MEL MONTH, PhD, is a scientist and educator at Brookhaven National Laboratory.

CHRISTIAN ROCHE, PhD, was formerly Associate Director for Forecasting and Planning at CERN.

Table of Contents

THE MANAGEMENT STRUCTURES.

Raisons d'Être.

Institutions and Decision-Making Systems.

Organization and Communications.

Policy Implementation.

Project Methodology and Management.

Infrastructure.

Human Resources Management.

Financial Statements.

Cost Assessment and Management.

Logistics.

General Services.

Supply Chain.

THE HUMAN DRAMA.

The Psycho-Social Life Case Study: The Failure Mode.

Performance.

Knowledge.

Money.

Judgment Case Study: Planning and Serendipity.

Epilogue: A Summary of the Nature of the Origins of Stagnation and Failure.

Selected References.

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