Table 5. Department of Defense obligations for science and engineering research and development to universities and colleges, by type of activity: FYs 1990–2015

(Dollars in millions)

Fiscal year Research Development
Total Advanced technology development Major systems development
1990 720.6 476.3 NA NA
1991 841.6 482.7 NA NA
1992 840.8 475.5 NA NA
1993 1,131.7 456.2 NA NA
1994 1,259.7 344.7 157.5 187.2
1995 1,107.8 503.3 152.9 350.4
1996 1,136.0 466.0 179.9 286.1
1997 1,040.7 479.5 188.8 290.6
1998 1,090.1 457.0 206.4 250.5
1999 1,152.0 537.0 213.2 323.8
2000 1,230.9 602.2 268.0 334.2
2001 1,371.5 582.8 101.5 481.3
2002 1,431.8 672.8 312.2 360.6
2003 1,550.1 675.1 309.4 365.7
2004 1,531.0 618.4 261.4 357.0
2005 1,596.3 566.1 254.2 311.9
2006 1,713.7 726.6 287.6 439.0
2007 1,955.7 695.5 339.0 356.6
2008 1,747.5 771.2 297.7 473.5
2009a 1,976.5 992.5 388.0 604.6
2010a 2,080.1 1,381.0 459.6 921.5
2011 2,024.8 1,088.2 345.5 742.8
2012 1,889.3 880.3 267.1 613.3
2013 1,669.1 839.2 299.0 540.3
2014 1,773.0 1,008.1 342.6 665.6
2015 1,934.9 742.0 185.6 556.4