Administration announces three advanced-manufacturing initiatives

05/15/2013 | Nature (free content) · Defense News

The Obama administration plans to invest $200 million in an initiative to create three advanced-manufacturing innovation institutes. These centers will focus on digital manufacturing, lightweight composites and next-generation power sources. The Pentagon will oversee the digital manufacturing and lightweight composites operations as it expects they can lead to new weapon development as well as commercialized uses.

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