THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences
Board on Physics and Astronomy
Committee on Radio Frequencies
Spectrum Management for Science in the 21st Century
This new report by the National Research Council explores the scientific uses of the radio spectrum. It portrays the science that is currently being conducted using the radio spectrum; identifies the emerging and compelling scientific opportunities in the relevant fields; and makes recommendations on realizing these opportunities.
This briefing was for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on November 2, 2009 and can be found, in its entirety, on the Web site of the National Academies Press.