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NSF Speakers Bureau

Wed, 2019-12-11 11:20

The NSF Speakers Bureau is a volunteer group of scientists, engineers and other professionals who represent the agency and are passionate about sharing information on NSF's mission, programs and the exciting breakthroughs that have come from NSF-funded research.
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Protecting Research and Facilitating Collaboration

Wed, 2019-12-11 10:31

NSF is committed to safeguarding the integrity and security of science while also keeping fundamental research open and collaborative
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Open international research collaboration essential, must have safeguards, independent report finds

Wed, 2019-12-11 10:02

As part of its ongoing effort to keep international research collaboration both open and secure, the National Science Foundation (NSF) today released a report by the independent science advisory group JASON titled “Fundamental Research Security.”

NSF commissioned the report to enhance the agency’s understanding of the threats to basic research ...
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Media call: Upcoming study on research security

Tue, 2019-12-03 13:00

Media are invited to join a 30-minute call to learn about the upcoming release of the report the National Science Foundation (NSF) has commissioned from the independent JASON advisory group on maintaining basic research security in a rapidly changing world.

RSVP 24 hours ahead of time is required for participation. Please contact rmargetta@nsf.gov with the subject line “NSF JASON media call.” The call is for members of the media ...
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Announcements

Fri, 2019-11-08 08:00

Announcements

Fri, 2019-11-08 08:00

Brought to you by NSF

Mon, 2019-11-04 12:45

Every day you encounter something made possible by the National Science Foundation.
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Brought to you by NSF

Mon, 2019-11-04 12:45

Every day you encounter something made possible by the National Science Foundation.
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Brought to you by NSF

Mon, 2019-11-04 12:45

Every day you encounter something made possible by the National Science Foundation.
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NSF statement: New development in quantum computing

Wed, 2019-10-23 04:30

In Quantum supremacy using a programmable superconducting processor, in the Oct. 24 issue of the journal Nature, a team of researchers led by Google present evidence that their quantum computer has accomplished a task that existing computers built from silicon chips cannot. When verified, the result will add credence to the broader promise of quantum computing. In addition to funding a broad portfolio of quantum ...
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Nobel Prizes--The NSF Connection

Tue, 2019-10-22 11:29

When a scientist who has received federal funding is awarded the Nobel prize, the public can share both the pride and the research benefits. More than 200 laureates have been supported by the public through NSF.
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Nobel Prizes--The NSF Connection

Tue, 2019-10-22 11:29

When a scientist who has received federal funding is awarded the Nobel prize, the public can share both the pride and the research benefits. More than 200 laureates have been supported by the public through NSF.
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Nobel Prizes--The NSF Connection

Tue, 2019-10-22 11:29

When a scientist who has received federal funding is awarded the Nobel prize, the public can share both the pride and the research benefits. More than 200 laureates have been supported by the public through NSF.
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Announcements

Tue, 2019-10-08 10:32

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NSF leads federal partners in accelerating the development of transformational, AI-powered innovation

Tue, 2019-10-08 10:12

The National Science Foundation today announced the creation of a new program that will significantly advance research in AI and accelerate the development of transformational, AI-powered innovation by allowing researchers to focus on larger-scale, longer-term research.

The National Artificial Intelligence Research Institutes program anticipates approximately $120 million in grants next year to fund planning grants and up to six research institutes in order to advance AI research and ...
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NSF selects Margaret Martonosi to head Computer and Information Science and Engineering Directorate

Mon, 2019-09-23 16:45

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has selected Dr. Margaret Martonosi to serve as head of the Directorate for Computer and Information Science and Engineering.

In addition to her management experience in the computer and information science community and her research in computer architecture, Martonosi has been noted for her leadership in broadening participation in computer science education. Since 2017, she has served as director of the Keller Center for Innovation in ...
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NSF Awards Cooperative Agreement for Management and Operations of its Green Bank Observatory

Mon, 2019-09-23 09:00

Note: Members of the news media are invited to a 10:30 a.m. ET conference call with representatives from Green Bank Observatory and the National Science Foundation. For registration and call-in information, please contact Josh Chamot at jchamot@nsf.gov.

ALEXANDRIA, Va. - On Sept. 23, 2019, the National Science Foundation awarded Associated Universities, Inc. a five-year cooperative agreement for the continued operations of NSF's Green Bank Observatory (GBO). ...
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Media Telecon: NSF's Green Bank Observatory

Fri, 2019-09-20 15:26

Members of the news media are invited to a 10:30 a.m. ET conference call with representatives from the National Science Foundation and NSF's Green Bank Observatory for an update on the management and operations of the facility.

For registration and call-in information, please contact Josh Chamot at jchamot@nsf.gov.

Who:
Karen O'Neil, director, NSF's Green Bank Observatory
Harshal Gupta, NSF program officer for Green Bank ...
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New awards aim to improve online learning for today’s workforce

Thu, 2019-09-19 10:00

The National Science Foundation is making five new awards to create and study open-source learning platforms to train and reskill workers in fields ranging from engineering to manufacturing, with the support of a $10 million gift The Boeing Company made in 2018.

The University of Southern California, Purdue University, Northeastern University, the Colorado School of Mines and Oregon State University will each receive roughly $2 million to create online coursework that focuses on ...
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NSF names third PAWR wireless research platform in North Carolina's research triangle

Wed, 2019-09-18 08:00

The National Science Foundation (NSF) today announced the third award in its Platforms for Advanced Wireless Research (PAWR) program. In collaboration with an industry consortium of 30 networking companies and associations, NSF is supporting the development and deployment of a new PAWR platform based in Raleigh ...
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