Center for Research in Space Technologies (CREST)

Innovation and Economics

CREST faculty analyze and advise on development and management of technology portfolios.  Our interdisciplinary team merges policy, economics, systems engineering, and advanced computing to evaluate risks and impacts associated with technology development.

Graph of the valley of death- plotting level of development against available resources. The valley of death exists between the intersection of lines of opposite slopes (existing research resources, and existing commercialization resources)

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