Beta-Testing Agreement


Beta-Testing Agreements are appropriate for limited term evaluation and applications development of new software, technology, or equipment platforms by the Frederick National Laboratory in collaboration with an external commercial partner. It may involve placement of instrumentation and/or materials in ATRF partnership laboratory space.

Key Attributes

  • Includes a Beta-Testing Research Plan
  • Provisions for temporal placement and use of instrumentation and reagents
  • In-kind resource commitments (no funding)
  • Data publishing provisions

Sample Beta-Testing Agreement

For more information, contact:

Vladimir M. Popov, Ph.D.
Director, Partnership Development Office
(301) 846-5739