NSF-DHS funding to develop and share infrastructure modeling data
March 30, 2017
The National Science Foundation (NSF), in collaboration with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), announces its intention to fund research to develop and make available simulated and synthetic data on interdependent critical infrastructures (ICIs), and thus to improve understanding and performance of these systems.
See NSF Dear Colleague Letter: Simulated and Synthetic Data for Infrastructure Modeling (SSDIM) (NSF 17-074) for more information.
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