Proposal Development Workshop for Small Teams and Single PI

OSP invites you to register for a day-long workshop starting at 9:00 am on Thursday January 8 2015 Hands-on Proposal Writing Workshop: Pursuing Single-PI and Small Team Grants @ Havener Center Missouri Room 207A. The workshop presenters are Dr. Lucy … [Continue reading]

Spotlight on CBSE

The Center for Biomedical Science and Engineering (CBSE) is a multidisciplinary research center with a mission to research and develop advanced biomaterials, devices and therapeutics for applications in the biomedical industry. The objectives of the … [Continue reading]

Friday Report 11/28/2014

A few interesting proposal opportunities have pooped up this Thanksgiving week.  Peruse these few: Science Technology and Society (STS) National Science Foundation (NSF) The STS program supports research that uses historical, philosophical, and … [Continue reading]

Technology 2015

Want to be inspired to new ideas and needs?  Here are two recommendations: Dr Krishnamurthy recommends this Video from Bloomberg. This 45 minute the Year Ahead: Innovation gives a great view of things peaking over the near horizon. And I would … [Continue reading]

Unmanned Mobile Systems Interest Group

KM Isaac at MAE notes that Missouri S&T has worked out a license with the FAA to fly some drones (also known as Unmanned Aerial Systems) at the nearby University of Missouri Wurdack Farm research station. This provides a capability to a number of … [Continue reading]

Water-Energy-Food Nexus Interest Group

It is amazing how some things just beg to be considered together -- at least a research interest group thinks so when they look at mega water, energy and food systems.  The interest group is an informal and open to anyone party that has been meeting … [Continue reading]

Brain Interest Group (BIG)

Nationally an emphasis is being pushed and funded to get at "Understanding the Human Brain" and a research interest group, an informal and open for anyone to join party, has been meeting. An immediate objective is a NSF EPSCoR Track 2 proposal due … [Continue reading]

Save these dates

Monday December 15th -- the research center directors and the Vice Provost Research will conduct an offsite annual planning session (retreat) at the Technology Development Center from 9 am until 3 pm. Tuesday December 16th -- an appreciation lunch … [Continue reading]

Survey of the research staff

Paula DeLong notes that a survey link has been sent to 50 people who are assigned roles in various research support roles around the campus. Missouri S&T’s strategy “Rising to the Challenge” is ambitious for research. The Office of Sponsored … [Continue reading]

Friday Report 11/21/2014

Here is a sample of a few really interesting research grants that were publicly solicited this week. Check out PIVOT is you want to find more. DOE Funds Sustainable and Holistic Integration of Energy Storage and Solar PV (SHINES) NIH Seeks P50 … [Continue reading]