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pure research

[′pyu̇r ri′sərch]
(science and technology)
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Several implications follow in so defining applied and pure research in business management.
Apart from pure research activities, standards are the basis for testing and it is from the national standardization activities that many similarities or differences will stem.
Even in the most advanced European capitalist societies, where social stability permits the intelligentsia to enjoy a great margin of distance from current events in order to indulge in pure research, we find that during times of crisis or war or sudden social transformations the intelligentsia usually moves closer to the world of politics.
Jim Northup, Vice President, General Manager of Veeco's MBE Operations, commented, "KOPTI is known worldwide for developing pioneering breakthroughs which bridge the gap between pure research and industrial production.
Instead of focusing on pure research, he wonders if the station should concentrate on technology transfer.
Now, this new infrastructure, financed by an investment of over $1 million from the Canada Foundation for Innovation and Alberta Innovation and Advanced Education, will draw researchers and students from across the world to implement both applied and pure research in Alberta.
Naugatuck was one of the few industrial laboratories in Canada to carry out pure research, experimenting with new rubber, chemical and plastics products.
And it was a vindication of the colossal, state-backed investment in pure research and outlandishly specialised equipment that has come to be known as Big Science.
CIMA (University of Navarra) brings pure research closer to its clinical application, carrying out high-quality scientific work in the service of humankind, combating diseases that cause great suffering and for which no cure has yet been discovered.
But the glass remains half empty because a lot of the research being financed is pure research, whereas what beekeepers and farmers need is applied research as well.
She said that literally half of students' and faculty members' time at Mist is spent doing pure research, which makes it "a great opportunity for researchers to develop their research skills".
According to a poll conducted by Washington's Pure Research Centre, 87 percent Pakistanis did not support the suicide attacks.