NSF EPSCoR Regional Outreach:

All About Research Center Programs

April 2, 2019
Mobile, Alabama



Welcome and Discussion of Meeting Format

Yogesh Vohra, NSF EPSCoR CPU2AL Track-1 co-Director, Professor, and Associate Dean, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Alignment of EPSCoR and NSF Centers Loretta Moore, EPSCoR Section Head
Overview of Physics Frontiers Centers (PFC) Kathleen McCloud, NSF Program Director
Overview of Science and Technology Centers (STC) Dragana Brzakovic, NSF/OIA Senior Staff Associate
How to run an STC David Randall, Director of the Center for Multiscale Modeling of Atmospheric Processes
Overview of Engineering Research Centers (ERC) Deborah Jackson, NSF Program Director

How to run an ERC

David Bishop, Director of CELL-MET


Overview of Materials Research Science and Engineering Centers (MRSEC)

Daniele Finotello, NSF Program Director


Overview of Industry-University Cooperative Research Centers (IUCRC)

Prakash Balan, NSF Program Director