This Broad Agency Announcement (BAA) is intended to solicit pre-proposals for AFPMB for those parts of development not related to the development of a specific system or hardware procurement in accordance with Title 2, Subtitle A, Chapter II, Part 200 CFR. The purpose of this BAA is to identify the best available science, and as such, there are no set-asides associated with any awards resulting from this BAA. Specific areas of interest are described in the â€śAreas of Interestâ€ť section of this BAA. This Announcement provides a general description of project areas, including specific areas of interest, general information, evaluation and selection criteria, and proposal preparation instructions. All documentation and or Attachments that are required with the submission of a full proposal, if requested, are described in the Mandatory Proposal Forms section of this announcement.