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Manufacturing USA Annual Report, FY 2018



Robert G. Rudnitsky, Michael F. Molnar, Frank W. Gayle, Hong Liang, Lisa J. Fronczek, Said Jahanmir, Zahraha S. Brunner


This annual report documents the progress of the Manufacturing USA program in meeting its goals and describes the major accomplishments of the Manufacturing USA institutes in fiscal year 2018.
Advanced Manufacturing Series (NIST AMS) - 600-5
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Manufacturing USA 2018 Annual Report,, Manufacturing USA, NIST, Department of Commerce, America Makes, DMDII, IACMI, Power America, Nextflex, LIFT, AIM Photonics, AFFOA, CESMII, RAPID, REMADE, NIIMBL, BioFabUSA, ARM, advanced manufacturing, National Network for Manufacturing Innovation, NNMI, valley of death, missing middle, competitiveness, technology transfer, workforce development, economic growth, DOC, AMNPO.


Rudnitsky, R. , Molnar, M. , Gayle, F. , Liang, H. , Fronczek, L. , Jahanmir, S. and Brunner, Z. (2019), Manufacturing USA Annual Report, FY 2018, Advanced Manufacturing Series (NIST AMS), National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD, [online], (Accessed May 25, 2024)


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Created September 17, 2019