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New Dear Colleague Letters
  • Optics and Photonics (NSF 14-091) More....
  • Supporting Scientific Discovery through Norms and Practices for Software and Data Citation and Attribution (NSF 14-059) More....
  • Opportunity for Support of Innovative Managing Director Models in I/UCRC Organizations (NSF 14-029)  More.....
  • Research on Privacy in Today's Networked World (NSF 14-021)  More.... 
  • Stimulating Integrative Research in Computational Cognition (NSF 14-019) More...
  • SaTC EAGERs Enabling New Collaborations Between Computer and Social Scientists (NSF 14-016)  More...
  • US Ignite:  Seeking Next-Generation Public Sector Applications for Ultra-Fast, Programmable Networks (NSF 13-121)  More.....
  • OFR-NSF Partnership in Support of Research Collaborations in Finance Informatics (NSF 13-093)  More... 

All CISE Dear Colleague Letters can be found at:  http://www.nsf.gov/cise/dcl/

New Report from CISE-funded Workshop

The report from the NSF-sponsored Cybersecurity Ideas Lab contains actionable recommendations for enhancing the security of the Internet ecosystem. Download it here: Interdisciplinary Pathways towards a More Secure Internet.

Announcing Division Director for CNS
CISE is pleased to announce the reappointment of Dr. Keith Marzullo to the position of Division Director for Computer and Network Systems (CNS), effective July 2014.  More…
Recently Announced Funding Opportunities See All

Partnerships for International Research and Education
(NSF  14-587) Posted July 21, 2014

Interdisciplinary Research in Hazards and Disasters
(NSF  14-581) Posted July 9, 2014

Documenting Endangered Languages
(NSF  14-580) Posted July 7, 2014

Facilitating Research at Primarily Undergraduate Institutions:
(NSF  14-579) Posted July 1, 2014

US-Japan Big Data and Disaster Research
(NSF  14-575) Posted June 9, 2014

Upcoming Due Dates See All

NSF/Intel Partnership on Cyber-Physical Systems Security and Privacy
(NSF  14-571) Preliminary Proposal: July 29, 2014, Required for participation in the Ideas Lab workshop to be held August 12-16, 2014. Not required for full proposals that were not developed through the Ideas Lab.

Wireless Innovation between Finland and US
(NSF  14-563) Full Proposal: August 1, 2014

EPSCoR Research Infrastructure Improvement Program Track-1:
(NSF  14-558) Full Proposal: August 5, 2014

ADVANCE: Increasing the Participation and Advancement of Women in Academic Science and Engineering Careers
(NSF  14-573) Letter of Intent: August 11, 2014, Partnerships for Learning and Adaptation Networks: Institutions of Higher Education (PLAN IHE)

International Research Experiences for Students
(NSF  12-551) Full Proposal: August 19, 2014

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News See All
diagram showing how real-time adaptive low-dose CT-scan enabled by customized computing works Taking great ideas from the lab to the fab
Released July 17, 2014
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Released July 16, 2014
News From the Field
a robot plays Angry Birds using a tablet Georgia Tech team pairs humanoid with popular game to help kids with rehabilitation
Released July 10, 2014
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a single chip Research could lead to dramatic energy savings at data farms
Released July 1, 2014
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Discoveries See All
robot Tele-robotics puts robot power at your fingertips
University of Washington research enables robot-assisted surgery and underwater spill prevention
Released  July 23, 2014

Dogs Dispatches from a connected future
Researchers from academia, government and industry team up to create networked solutions to society's problems
Released  July 22, 2014

Visualization of a rotating and highly magnetized progenitor star Everything is better in 3-D
Supercomputer-powered supernova simulations shed light on distant explosions
Released  July 2, 2014

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July 28, 2014
CISE Research Initiation Initiative (CRII) Program Webinar
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October 6, 2014  - October 7, 2014
NSF Grants Conference - Arlington, VA
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STEM-C Partnerships: Computing Education for the 21st Century
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