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Dasgupta wins 2016 AFOSR YIP Award



The Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) announced that it will award approximately $20.6 million in grants to 56 scientists and engineers from 41 research institutions and small businesses who submitted winning research proposals through the Air Force’s Young Investigator Research Program (YIP). Assistant Professor Neil Dasgupta is one of the recipients of the 2016 AFOSR YIP Award.

The YIP is open to scientists and engineers at research institutions across the United States who received Ph.D. or equivalent degrees in the last five years and who show exceptional ability and promise for conducting basic research. Dasgupta’s proposal title is: Atomically-Precise Interfacial Modification of Low-Density Nanostructured Composites.

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