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NSF Award Highlights

a blood sample can help identify traumatic brain injury

Detecting traumatic brain injuries in the field

Blood test could identify proteins that result from head trauma...

Research Areas: Biology

wild type and genetically modified alga strains

Squeezing Fat From Algae

Scientists help algae regulate and produce fat suitable for biofuel...

Research Areas: Earth & Environment

a 3-d nanostructure responds to pulses of polarized light

Sensing the Invisible

Nanohybrid sensors shine a new light on tiny substances ...

Research Areas: Nanoscience

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NSF Local Research Assets

Image from an NSF Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC).

Quantum and Spin Phenomena in Nanomagnetic Structures

QSPINS conducts collaborative research on new magnetic structures and materials at the nanometer scale, with the aim of developing fundamental understanding of their properties and related phenomena....

Type: Program Centers

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