NSF STEM Scholarships To Give Students An Opportunity To Excel In EngineeringOakland University is looking for 16 academically talented and financially needy students to award $4,800 per year engineering scholarships for up to four years.
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WSU Prof Gets NSF Grant To Lay Scientific Foundation Of 'Patient Centered Medical Home'Kai Yang, Ph.D., professor of industrial and systems engineering in the College of Engineering at Wayne State University, has received a collaborative research grant from the National Science Foundation for the project, “An Allocation Model with Dynamic Updates for Balanced Workload Distribution on Patient-Centered Medical Homes.”
Jeff Bocan: Hidden Tech-Driven Gems Make America a Richer NationBeringea Managing Director Jeff Bocan’s latest Huffington Post blog entry, “The Scientific 'Antiques Roadshow': Hidden Tech-Driven Gems Make America a Richer Nation,” recaps his experiences as a venture capital faculty member at the National Science Foundation's Innovation Corps program, delivered in partnership with the University of Michigan.
Kettering University Gets NSF Grant For New Science InstrumentKettering University will be adding a CHNSO Elemental Determinator for Multidisciplinary Applied Research and Instruction, thanks to a $70,698 National Science Foundation Major Research Instrumentation grant.
University Investors Fast-Track Tech To Market Through New UM ProgramDream big. That’s the main lesson that the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps program taught Harvey Elliott, one of the more than 80 inventors and entrepreneurs who participated in the eight-week program that culminated Thursday at the University of Michigan.
Michigan Tech Leads International Study of Social, Environmental Impacts of Biofuel ProductionIs it possible to develop and produce biofuels in a sustainable way, without harming people or the environment? What policies need to be put in place to help that happen?
Nano-Origami Project Combines Art, EngineeringEngineers and artists at the University of Michigan will receive nearly $2 million from the National Science Foundation for a four-year research campaign to find out whether the ancient art of origami could bring nanotechnology into the third dimension.
UM To Play Leading Role In NSF Innovation CorpsIn a move designed to fast-track more research from the lab to the real world, the University of Michigan was named one of two new nodes of the National Science Foundation's Innovation Corps program, NSF officials announced today at an I-Corps anniversary celebration in Washington, D.C.
Lawrence Tech Wins Grant For Interdisciplinary Computer Center Lawrence Technological University has won a $72,414 grant from the National Science Foundation for a new computing center for undergraduate interdisciplinary computer science research.
Michigan Tech Solves Mystery Of Missing Isle Royale WolvesDuring their 2012 Winter Study, Michigan Technological University population biologist John Vucetich and wildlife ecologist Rolf Peterson started wondering where the wolves of Isle Royale National Park had gone. Now they know -- for at least three of them.
New WMU Device A Cut Above For Hard, Brittle MaterialsA new, high-tech device that generates intense pressure and heat to cut hard and brittle materials has been developed by Western Michigan University researchers. They say it could soon have a huge commercial impact on the machining of difficult-to-machine engineered components.
UM Researcher Involved In $10M Project To Advance Computer ProgrammingMaking computer programming faster, easier and more intuitive is the goal of a new $10 million National Science Foundation project that involves a University of Michigan researcher and is based at the University of Pennsylvania.
WSU Researchers: Federal Grants Will Enable Wireless InnovationWayne State University researchers are helping create the wireless networking future in metropolitan Detroit with the help of national initiatives.
NSF Grant To Help Wayne State Predict Fatty Liver ProblemsPredicting problems in one of the body's most complex organs soon may become easier because of work being done by Wayne State University researchers.