A process is a coherent set of activities that share the aim of transforming value or that affect other processes that transform value. Examples are R&D (creating and accruing value), manufacturing (production), office work and administration (supports other processes), etc.
In the NRP-CAS system, a process can take in work (time spent doing something, using skills), use resources (equipment, space, etc.), consume resources (glue, chemicals, wood, etc.) and cite (designs, methods, etc.).
Processes are structured into projects