NAICS Code Description

541715 - Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences (except Nanotechnology and Biotechnology)

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This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in conducting research and experimental development (except nanotechnology and biotechnology research and experimental development) in the physical, engineering, and life sciences, such as agriculture, electronics, environmental, biology, botany, computers, chemistry, food, fisheries, forests, geology, health, mathematics, medicine, oceanography, pharmacy, physics, veterinary and other allied subjects.

Cross-References. Establishments primarily engaged in--

  • Conducting research and experimental development in nanotechnology--are classified in U.S. Industry 541713, Research and Development in Nanotechnology;
  • Conducting research and experimental development in biotechnology (except nanobiotechnology)--are classified in U.S. Industry 541714, Research and Development in Biotechnology (except Nanobiotechnology);
  • Providing physical, chemical, or other analytical testing services (except medical or veterinary), such as acoustics or vibration testing, calibration testing, electrical and electronic testing, geotechnical testing, mechanical testing, nondestructive testing, or thermal testing--are classified in Industry 541380, Testing Laboratories;
  • Providing veterinary testing services--are classified in Industry 541940, Veterinary Services; and
  • Providing medical laboratory testing for humans--are classified in U.S. Industry 621511, Medical Laboratories.
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Index Entries for 541715
541712541712541715Aerospace research and development (except prototype production)
541712541712541715Agriculture research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Bacteriological research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Biology research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Botany research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Chemical research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Computer and related hardware research and development laboratories or services (except nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Dental research and development laboratories or services
541712541712541715Electronic research and development laboratories or services (except nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Engineering research and development laboratories or services (except nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Entomological research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Environmental research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Experimental farms
541712541712541715Fisheries research and development laboratories or services
541712541712541715Food research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Forestry research and development laboratories or services
541712541712541715Genetics research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Geological research and development laboratories or services (except nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Guided missile and space vehicle engine research and development
541712541712541715Guided missile and space vehicle parts (except engines) research and development
541712541712541715Health research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Industrial research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Life sciences research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Mathematics research and development laboratories or services
541712541712541715Medical research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Observatories, research institutions
541712541712541715Oceanographic research and development laboratories or services
541712541712541715Photonics research and development services (except nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Physical science research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Physics research and development laboratories or services (except nanotechnology research and development)
541712541712541715Veterinary research and development laboratories or services (except biotechnology and nanotechnology research and development)

Top Businesses by Annual Sales for 541715 – Click for Complete Profiles:

Iqvia Holdings IncDurhamNC
General Atomic Tech CorpSan DiegoCA
Inventiv Health IncBostonMA
Research Foundation ForAlbanyNY
Covance IncPrincetonNJ
Pharmaceutical Product Dev LLCWilmingtonNC
Johns Hopkins Univ Appl PhysicLaurelMD
Aerospace CorporationEl SegundoCA
Leidos Biomedical Research IncFrederickMD
Fujitsu Laboratories Amer IncSunnyvaleCA