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Science and Technology Development Indicators in the Arab Region

Samia Satti O.M. Nour
2005 Science Technology & Society  
This paper employs both descriptive and comparative approaches to discuss science and technology (S&T) development in Arab countries in the Gulf and Mediterranean regions.  ...  human development index, it is the Mediterranean countries that perform better in most of the S&T input and output indicators.  ...  Furthermore, countries in both Arab regions lag behind the world's developed and leading developing countries in terms of the same input and output indicators.  ... 
doi:10.1177/097172180501000204 fatcat:3to3gz6lhjhhdaoorf7wjch33e

The Emergence of Novel Science-related Fields: Regional or Technological Patterns? Exploration and Exploitation in United Kingdom Nanotechnology

Martin Meyer, Dirk Libaers, Jae-Hwan Park
2011 Regional studies  
The observation of parallel strengths (and correspondingly also weaknesses) in science, technology, and firm activity in the various regions raises questions about the extent to which it is possible to  ...  We identified strengths for regions, such as the South-East, the East of England, London, and to a lesser extent the Northwest all of which are strong in science, technology, and innovation activity across  ...  Cluster N n (nano, UK) [in %] n (univ) [in %] Focus  ... 
doi:10.1080/00343401003792468 fatcat:ilgk7swvtfakveglte7ivwqjbi

The Emergence of Novel Science-Related Fields: Regional or Technological Patterns? Exploration and Exploitation in UK Nanotechnology

Martin Meyer, Dirk Libaers, Jae Hwan Park
2010 Social Science Research Network  
Our results point to regional concentrations of scientific and technological activity as well as a concentration of nanotechnology firms in the well-established 'science hubs'.  ...  An extensive literature addresses the emergence of new technologies in their geographical and cognitive context.  ...  The observation of parallel strengths (and correspondingly also weaknesses) in science, technology, and firm activity in the various regions raises questions about the extent to which it is possible to  ... 
doi:10.2139/ssrn.1621705 fatcat:sl2ec5zsavh37a2rsga7gtyera

Research on the capabilities of regional technological innovation development in China

Lv Yan
2011 2011 2nd IEEE International Conference on Emergency Management and Management Sciences  
With the development of economy and society, technological innovation has become an important factor of supported the sustainable development of regional economy, it is the guarantee of sustained regional  ...  This essay to interaction effects of technological innovation and regional economic development as the theme, elaborated advantages in the interaction between technological innovation and regional economic  ...  Currently, humans are experiencing a global revolution in science and technology, the inexorable trend of technology is promoting rapid development of regional economy and society. 21st century is dominated  ... 
doi:10.1109/icemms.2011.6015635 fatcat:vm6udl3afjdipgo2ekmanm5wla

Determination of the legal framework for localization science and technology valleys and technology incubators in nuclear activitiesys and technology incubators in nuclear activities

Osama Mostafa Atout
2021 Technology Audit and Production Reserves  
It is will lead to an increase in the chances of their success and sustainability, especially since Nuclear technology is used in many fields of industry, medicine, and agriculture.  ...  The object of research in science and technology valleys and technology incubators, which for governments are the best investment of the scientific energies of scientists and innovators.  ...  Acknowledgments This research was supported in part by Nuclear Materials Authority, the Arab Republic of Egypt.  ... 
doi:10.15587/2706-5448.2021.222782 fatcat:ugntn23cmrekpny3u3nlzz5hhu

Research on the concentration, potential and mission of science and technology innovation in China

Ziyang Li, Hongwei Shi, Hongda Liu, Mehdi Keshavarz-Ghorabaee
2021 PLoS ONE  
According to the calculation results of provincial scientific and technological innovation concentration and innovation potential, an in-depth interpretation of the spatial distribution of my country's  ...  Mastering the status quo and late-comer advantages of technological innovation in my country's provinces is an important prerequisite for accurately positioning the innovation mission of each province.  ...  of science and technology innovation in China.  ... 
doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0257636 pmid:34634048 pmcid:PMC8504756 fatcat:ekqvr62zpvczhf34mrg7mzq4ca

The state of science and technology in Africa (2000–2004): A scientometric assessment

Anastassios Pouris, Anthipi Pouris
2008 Scientometrics  
This article reports for first time the state of science and technology in the African Continent on the basis of two scientometric indicators -number of research publications and number of patents awarded  ...  In comparison India produced 2.4% and Latin America 3.5% of the World's research. More detailed analysis reveals that research in Africa is concentrated in just two countries -South Africa and Egypt.  ...  Examples of this are the OECD based Network of Experts on Science and Technology Indicators (NESTI); the European Union's Eurostat; UNESCO's Institute of Statistics; the Network on Science and Technology  ... 
doi:10.1007/s11192-009-0419-x fatcat:yqghkfpfjzgrxcbjnljgigdvki

Turning good science into successful businesses: The technology transfer systems in the UK and Germany

Hannah Kettler, Steve Casper
2001 Journal of Commercial Biotechnology  
Germany's relatively late entry into the industry and its new companies' tendency to focus in platform technology and diagnostics segments as opposed to therapeutics (as is the case in the UK) can be linked  ...  In the biotechnology industries, the technology transfer process serves as a crucial bridge linking public science to commercial enterprise.  ...  Acknowledgement Our research was partly ®nanced by a Targeted Social-Economic Research Grant under the Third Research and Technological Framework Programme of the European Commission.  ... 
doi:10.5912/jcb383 fatcat:sa3xdslwf5fdrdipy46b255l3q

Building a Regional Structure of an Information Society on the Basis of e-Administration

Ewa Ziemba, Celina M. Olszak
2012 Issues in Informing Science and Information Technology  
The aim of this paper is to present basic assumptions underlying the idea of information society and to show the main works related to the evolution and implementation of information society development  ...  strategy for a Polish region.  ...  Its mission is to enable citizens to use knowledge, information and ICT commonly and freely in harmonious development of social, economic and personal dimension.  ... 
doi:10.28945/1622 fatcat:ngjmtjijmveermzz72o2igvf3y

A model for the design and development of a Science and Technology Park in developing countries

Maruf Sanni, A.A. Egbetokun, W.O. Siyanbola
2010 International Journal of Management and Enterprise Development  
He attended Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Nigeria, where he obtained his Bachelor of Science degree. He has interest in area of technology management and policy.  ...  The paper concludes that economies in transition should see STPs as having a distinctive organizational structure as a result of its myriads of collaborations and partnerships.  ...  Introduction The establishment of institutions to support high technology firms and other instruments of technology diffusion is imperative to national and regional development (Amsden, 1989) .  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijmed.2010.029761 fatcat:nzarow2gnvc6lonfppsp4abiky

Avalanche forecasting in a heavy snowfall area using the snowpack model

Hiroyuki Hirashima, Kouichi Nishimura, Satoru Yamaguchi, Atsushi Sato, Michael Lehning
2008 Cold Regions Science and Technology  
The empirical equations formulated by Yamanoi and Endo (2002) were most suitable for this region for simulating SI; therefore, they were incorporated into the SNOWPACK model.  ...  We describe the use of a snow cover model -SNOWPACK -for a heavy snowfall area. The area along the Sea of Japan received record-breaking snowfall in the winter of 2005/2006.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENT This study was supported by Special Coordination Fund for the Promotion of Science and Technology, and grant from the Ministry of Education, Science, Sports and Culture, Japan (No. 17800006  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.coldregions.2007.05.013 fatcat:xstro6btgrapfcp3rbwtdfuyre

Science and Technology Diplomacy and the Power of Students: The Case of Iranian Student in Malaysia

Abbas Ghanbari Baghestan, Mehrnoosh Akhtari-Zavare, Hadi Khani
2019 Figshare  
Using Malaysia as a specif case, the study shows a significant relationship between the presence of Iranian students in Malaysia and the growth of scientific and academic collaboration between the two  ...  The results of the study show that, with 5569 joint publications and as part of the 10,239 authors from both countries, Iranian students in Malaysia havecontributed to 10.13% of Iran's international joint  ...  Likewise, its total contributions for regional scientific publications increased from 14.8% in 2005 to 28.6% in 2016 (ranked no. 1 in the region).  ... 
doi:10.6084/m9.figshare.7927214.v1 fatcat:47nb5m3atzchhbzcwsxwkt6nlm

The Deep Participation of Zhejiang Private Science and Technology Enterprises in the Integrated Development of the Yangtze River Delta

Xiaomin Yin, Siqi Yu, Arpit Bhardwaj
2022 Computational Intelligence and Neuroscience  
The causes of the problem mainly include the concept bottlenecks and capacity limitations of private technology companies, the institutional dilemma of cooperation between regional governments and regional  ...  Private science and technology enterprises are the main force in building a high-level innovative province in Zhejiang, and are also the driving force for the province's high-quality integration into the  ...  Among them, innovative leading enterprises, high-tech enterprises, science and technology-based small and medium-sized enterprises are the front-runners of private technology enterprises.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2022/5667656 pmid:35528351 pmcid:PMC9076312 fatcat:gvweztkhxjarjexp2xvhi6ux5a

Achieving environmental sustainability and growth in Africa: the role of science, technology and innovation

Christian Webersik, Clarice Wilson
2009 Sustainable Development  
This article examines pressing environmental challenges Africa is facing and discusses the role of science and technology solutions in meeting these challenges.  ...  As the current food crisis shows, it is important as this article argues to rethink not only agricultural policies, but also agricultural practices, and particularly the role science and innovation can  ...  Acknowledgements The authors wish to acknowledge the Sustainable Development Governance programme at UNU-IAS and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, without which this article could not have  ... 
doi:10.1002/sd.411 fatcat:kaqxxo3uargh7gpsg5ykmpelje

Coupling and Interaction between Regional Science and Technology Finance and High-quality Economic Development based on the Empirical Data of Anhui Province

Maolin Zhao, Meiju Zhang, Zejiong Zhou
2022 Frontiers in Sustainable Development  
This paper selects the panel data of 16 prefecture level cities in Anhui Province from 2010 to 2019, uses the entropy method to calculate science and technology finance and high-quality economic development  ...  The research shows that science and technology finance and high-quality economic development in Anhui Province is developing steadily and well.  ...  Acknowledgments This work is supported by Anhui philosophy and Social Sciences Planning Project (AHSKF2021d13), Anhui University of Finance and economics graduate education and teaching construction project  ... 
doi:10.54691/fsd.v2i5.692 fatcat:w46mritbzbd6djycjiqdvxyokq
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