Florian Metzler

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

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Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (8)

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The Transistor, an Emerging Invention: Bell Labs as a Systems Integrator Rather Than a ‘House of Magic’

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Oct 2020
Florian Metzler
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Transistor, Systems Integration, Convergence, Informal Knowledge, Emerging Invention, Bell Labs

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Sustaining Global Competitiveness in the Provision of Complex Products and Systems: The Case of Civilian Nuclear Power Technology

MIT Political Science Department Research Paper No. 2013-3
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 03 Apr 2013
Florian Metzler and Edward Steinfeld
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Political Science
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nuclear power, technology transfer, industrial catch-up, systems integration, national competitiveness, Asia, China

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Radical Technological Innovations and How to Promote Them

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Jul 2023
Florian Metzler
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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radical innovation, performance limits, S-curve jumps, redomaining, innovation policy

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Probing Neutrons and Purported Fission Daughter Products from Gas-Loaded, Laser-Irradiated Metal-Hydrogen Targets

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Apr 2023 Last Revised: 11 Dec 2023
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), University of Cambridge, University of Zurich and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Quantum engineering, excitation transfer, neutron emission, metal-hydrides

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The Spectrum of Nuclear Energy Innovation

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 07 Aug 2023
Florian Metzler and Jonah Messinger
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Cambridge
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nuclear energy; innovation; fission; fusion; energy policy

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Tracing Competencies and Product Requirements in Technology Space: A New Perspective on Firm and Industry Evolution

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Jan 2021
Florian Metzler
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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firm evolution, industry evolution, disruption, innovation, resource-based view, dynamic capabilities, competencies

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Timing as a Capability: Emerging Technologies and Managerial Decision-Making

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 May 2022
Florian Metzler
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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dynamic capabilities; knowledge gap; emerging technologies; transistor; smartphome

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Identifying intellectual dark matter: for more transformative discoveries, we need to embrace scientific ambiguity

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 29 Nov 2023
Florian Metzler and Jonah Messinger
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and University of Cambridge
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intellectual dark matter, ambiguity, discovery, transistor, nuclear fission, superconductivity, low-energy nuclear reactions