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Dr. Pramod Khargonekar, NSF Assistant Director for Engineering, shares his thoughts on emerging ideas, frontier research areas, and national needs. 

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November 21, 2014 - The solicitation to establish National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure is now available; the deadline for Letters of Intent is February 2, 2015. 

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Research Experiences for Teachers (RET) in Engineering and Computer Science
(NSF  15-536) Posted January 8, 2015

Science of Learning: Collaborative Networks
(NSF  15-532) Posted December 19, 2014

Critical Resilient Interdependent Infrastructure Systems and Processes
(NSF  15-531) Posted December 18, 2014

Cultivating Cultures for Ethical STEM
(NSF  15-528) Posted December 12, 2014

Research Coordination Networks
(NSF  15-527) Posted December 2, 2014

Upcoming Due Dates See All

Partnerships for Innovation: Building Innovation Capacity
(NSF  14-610) Full Proposal: January 28, 2015

Designing Materials to Revolutionize and Engineer our Future
(NSF  14-591) Full Proposal: January 29, 2015

National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure
(NSF  15-519) Letter of Intent: February 2, 2015

Software Infrastructure for Sustained Innovation - SSE & SSI
(NSF  14-520) Full Proposal: February 2, 2015, SSE proposals

Fundamental Research Program for Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers
(NSF  11-570) Full Proposal: February 4, 2015

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Photo of Deborah Goodings, CMMI Division Director Deborah Goodings to Lead NSF Division of Civil, Mechanical, and Manufacturing Innovation
Updated January 26, 2015
probing disordered and ordered regions New technique helps probe performance of organic solar cell materials
Released January 23, 2015
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Released January 20, 2015
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February 3, 2015  - February 4, 2015
I/UCRC: Center for Embedded Systems (CES) IAB Meeting
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April 13, 2015  - April 15, 2015
I/UCRC: Center for Visual and Decision Informatics (CVDI) IAB Meeting
Partnership Meeting

April 15, 2015
Spring 2015: ENG Advisory Committee Meeting
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Integrative Strategies for Understanding Neural and Cognitive Systems
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Dear Colleague Letter: Information on the Engineering for Natural Hazards (ENH) Program within the Division of Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Innovation (CMMI)
Dear Colleague Letter: US-South Korea Collaborative Research in Advanced Manufacturing
Dear Colleague Letter: I/UCRC Clusters for Grand Challenges, a Collaborative Opportunity for Research to Address Grand Challenges
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