30 Jun '15, 4pm

DOD Names New Class of National Security Science and Engineering Fellows

The Department of Defense (DoD) recently announced the selection of seven distinguished university faculty scientists and engineers forming the next new class of National Security Science and Engineering Faculty Fellows (NSSEFF). The NSSEFF program awards grants to top-tier researchers from U.S. universities to conduct long-term, unclassified, basic research of strategic importance to DoD. These grants engage the next generation of outstanding scientists and engineers in the most challenging technical issues facing the department. Up to $3 million of research support will be granted to each NSSEFF fellow for up to five years. The fellows conduct basic research in core science and engineering disciplines that underpin future DoD technology development. This year's topics included quantum information science, engineering biology, neuroscience, nanoscience, novel engineered m...

Full article: http://www.defense.gov/releases/release.aspx?releaseid=17362

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