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  • 1953
  • The precursor to the Council for Tobacco Research was created by the tobacco industry in January 1954, mainly through the efforts of Philip Morris , following the infamous Frank Statement formulate at the Plaza Hotel meeting in New York by the companies in 1953. (sourcewatch.org)
  • Council
  • The Board of UK Research and Innovation has confirmed the appointment of the ESRC's new Council - the senior decision making body of the organisation. (esrc.ac.uk)
  • The original name of Tobacco Industry Research Committee (TIRC), changed (with a internal restructure) exactly ten years later to the Council for Tobacco Research in January 1964. (sourcewatch.org)
  • social
  • Research has produced findings of scholarly significance, publishing an article titled "Origins of Homophily in an Evolving Social Network", in the American Journal of Sociology. (wikipedia.org)
  • This article looks at patterns of friendship as indicated by email sending patterns, and, more broadly, shows the promise of using technological and internet-based sources in social science research. (wikipedia.org)
  • So-defined mountain research is situated at the nexus of natural sciences, social sciences and humanities. (wikipedia.org)
  • provides
  • 29.10.18) The DFG web portal "GERiT - German Research Institutions" provides users all over the world with an efficient and flexible way to explore the German research landscape. (dfg.de)
  • development
  • In a narrower sense, mountain research focuses on mountain regions, their description and the explanation of the human-environment interaction in (positive) and the sustainable development of (normative) these areas. (wikipedia.org)
  • Find
  • It was then known as the Tobacco Industry Research Committee and promoted as an attempt to find alternative reasons why tobacco smokers frequently got lung cancer (other than the obvious) but it operated mainly as a propaganda generator, giving grants to friendly scientists who knew which side of the bread was to be buttered. (sourcewatch.org)
  • scientific
  • c) Some genuine research was done secretly via "Special Project" grants handled by corporate lawyers, rather than passed though the Scientific Advisory Board. (sourcewatch.org)
  • people
  • Our research could change the lives of thousands of people paralysed by spinal cord injury. (spinal-research.org)
  • In a broader sense, mountain research is considered any research in mountain regions: for instance disciplinary studies on Himalayan plants, Andean rocks, Alpine cities, or Carpathian people. (wikipedia.org)
  • portal
  • GERiT is an information portal on German research institutions provided by the DFG in partnership with DAAD and HRK. (dfg.de)
  • GERiT replaces the previous web portal, Research Explorer. (dfg.de)
  • industry
  • Consisting of eleven members representing research, industry and the digital world, the commission will contribute to the DFG's fundamental positioning on the topic. (dfg.de)
  • Neither the Advisory Board nor the Tobacco Industry Research Committee makes any effort to direct the administration of a research project or to influence its course. (sourcewatch.org)
  • open
  • This platform allows the open research community to explore transformative concepts in deeply programmable cloud services, design, and core technologies. (utexas.edu)