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Started 10th Mar, 2022

The effect of laboratory and non-laboratory facilities on a researcher's research

How much does the existence of advanced laboratories and appropriate financial budgets and different support for a researcher's research affect the quality and quantity of a researcher's work?

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11th Mar, 2022
Len Leonid Mizrah
Authernative, Inc., USA
Many sciences cannot function at all, unless they have laboratories, for instance physics, chemistry, medicine, biology, pharmacology, and plenty of other ones. Those labs, and their equipment and technologies are necessary prerequisites for successful research. This is due to the fact that most sciences are essentially based on experimental facts.
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11th Mar, 2022
Len Leonid Mizrah
Authernative, Inc., USA
Many sciences cannot function at all, unless they have laboratories, for instance physics, chemistry, medicine, biology, pharmacology, and plenty of other ones. Those labs, and their equipment and technologies are necessary prerequisites for successful research. This is due to the fact that most sciences are essentially based on experimental facts.
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Laboratories is a backbone in science , it is necessary for development of physics , chemistry, pharmacy etc.... Because this fields of science is used to develop our life style using practical result and this practical result comes from laboratories of different science field.
Non laboratories theories are just an idea , hypothesis and this may be correct or not.
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11th Mar, 2022
Francisco Manuel Marquez
University of Turabo / Universidad AGM-Gurabo Campus
Hello everyone,
Instrumental and economic resources are crucial for the scientific development of a laboratory. It is true that when these resources fail, the only option, which often works (and very well) is collaboration with other research centers, but this route greatly limits the development potential of many research groups...
Many times, the managers of universities (especially those that are not clearly defined towards research), consider the investment in scientific instrumentation and in "seed funds" for new researchers, a loss of money that is not justified by the results. The relevant scientific advance, when these limitations exist, focuses on already consolidated centers, which receive public funds with minimal effort, compared to lower-level centers, which are taking off, and which have very little access to public research funds.
Best,
Fran
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