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Lucky, R. W.

Overview
Works: 35 works in 96 publications in 2 languages and 2,934 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: TK5102.3.U6, 384.0973
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Most widely held works by R. W Lucky
Renewing U.S. telecommunications research ( )
6 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The modern telecommunications infrastructure made possible by research performed over the last several decades is an essential element of the U.S. economy. The U.S. position as a leader in telecommunications technology, however, is at risk because of the recent decline in domestic support of long-term, fundamental telecommunications research. To help understand this challenge, the National Science Foundation asked the NRC to assess the state of telecommunications research in the United States and recommend ways to halt the research decline. This report provides an examination of telecommunications research support levels, focus, and time horizon in industry, an assessment of university telecommunications research, and the implications of these findings on the health of the sector. Finally, it presents recommendations for enhancing U.S. telecommunications research efforts
Silicon dreams : information, man, and machine by R. W Lucky ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Principles of data communication by R. W Lucky ( Book )
18 editions published between 1968 and 1981 in English and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Computer communications by Paul Eliot Green ( Book )
12 editions published between 1974 and 1986 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lucky strikes-- again by R. W Lucky ( )
8 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Creating a DOD strategic acquisition platform report of the Defense Science Board by United States ( )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 144 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The United States must be prepared to respond to a broad set of national security missions, both at home and abroad. Yet many deficiencies exist in defense capabilities needed to support these missions - systems are aging and technologies are becoming obsolete. The interoperability of communication systems continues to be a major concern on the battlefield. A robust acquisition process is critical to sustain a strong arsenal of effective weapon systems. This report offers recommendations for rebuilding the defense acquisition process, drawn from numerous reports over the past few years prepared by the Defense Science Board, an advisory body to the Secretary of Defense. We believe this report offers useful insight for the Secretary of Defense and his transition team to address critical acquisition challenges
Introduction to optical communications by R. W Lucky ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes how digital communications and the invention of the laser led to the development of optical communications
Inventing the future with Robert Lucky ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In part 1, Robert Lucky discusses the world of "virtual space," America's competition with Japan and how society's needs and wants determine the direction of technology. In part 2, he discusses how computers and humans will learn to coexist, and then shares his visions for the future
Robert Lucky inventing the future ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this program Robert Lucky, executive director at AT & T Bell Laboratories, "discusses America's competition with Japan, how society's needs and wants determine the direction of technology, and the world of "virtual space.""--Container
The dilemma of broadband access by R. W Lucky ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Dr. Robert Lucky discusses the current state of the telecommunications industry and its impact on the future technological advances. He tries to make sense of the industry in the 1990's, contemplating the ideal situation of running optical fiber to every home. The dilemma is that in order to achieve broadband access, you need a fiber to your home ... but you can't have one. Just when the industry seemed to have a reasonably evolutionary path to wiring the nation's homes, it was caught up in the turbulence of meag-deals, the expansion of the Internet, the waning of interest on video-on-demand, and battle cry of competition. According to Lucky, economics, the market, and the technological intertwine in a patchwork quilt of access alternatives that no longer seem to have a direction or theme
Applications of communications theory ( )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The electronic cottage--how near, how far? ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inventing the future with Robert Lucky ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In part 1, Robert Lucky discusses the world of "virtual space," America's competition with Japan and how society's needs and wants determine the direction of technology. In part 2, he discusses how computers and humans will learn to coexist, and then shares his visions for the future
Dēta tsūshin no genri ( Book )
2 editions published in 1973 in Japanese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Introduction to optical communications by R. W Lucky ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Techniques for adaptive equalization of digital communication systems by R. W Lucky ( Book )
2 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Video and computers converging technologies IV by Video and computers: converging technologies ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Teleconference, held at the Shea Auditorium on the campus of William Paterson State College, is designed to provide a clearer understanding of new educational technologies. Speakers include New Jersey Governor Jim Florio, Dr. Robert Lucky, V.P. of research at Bell Labs, Al Koppe, V.P. of Public Affairs at New Jersey Bell, and Dr. Fred Hoffstetter, Associate Provost at the University of Delaware
The quickening of science communication by R. W Lucky ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mission Impact of Foreign Influence on DoD Software ( )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Software has become the central ingredient of the information age, increasing productivity, facilitating the storage and transfer of information, and enabling functionality in almost every realm of human endeavor. However, as it improves the Department of Defense's (DoD) capability, it increases DoDs dependency. Each year the Department of Defense depends more on software for its administration and for the planning and execution of its missions. This growing dependency is a source of weakness exacerbated by the mounting size, complexity and interconnectedness of its software programs. It is only a matter of time before an adversary exploits this weakness at a critical moment in history. The software industry has become increasingly and irrevocably global. Much of the code is now written outside the United States (U.S.), some in countries that may have interests inimical to those of the United States. The combination of DoDs profound and growing dependence upon software and the expanding opportunity for adversaries to introduce malicious code into this software has led to a growing risk to the Nation's defense. A previous report of the Defense Science Board, "High Performance Microchip Supply", discussed a parallel evolution of the microchip industry and its potential impact on U.S. defense capabilities. The parallel is not exact because the microchip fabrication business requires increasingly large capital formation - a considerable barrier to entry by a lesser nation-state. Software development and production, by contrast, has a low investment threshold. It requires only talented people, who increasingly are found outside the United States. The task force on microchip supply identified two areas of risk in the off-shoring of fabrication facilities - that the U.S. could be denied access to the supply of chips and that there could be malicious modifications in these chips. Because software is so easily reproduced, the former risk is small
Abstracts of papers by 1976, Ronneby) International Symposium on Information Theory (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers ( Book )
1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Laki, R.
Lucky, R. W.
Lucky, Robert W.
Lucky, Robert Wendell.
Languages
English (78)
Japanese (2)
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