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NSF Award Highlights

two robots work together to reconfigure two structures

Adaptable robots learn to work together

Alternative programming language eliminates the need for human intervention ...

Research Areas: Engineering

artist's illustration of the prochloroccocus bacteria in a drop of seawater

What diversity lies in a millimeter of ocean water?

One species' multiple subpopulations are a model for understanding marine phytoplankton ...

Research Areas: Earth & Environment

soft polymers with hollow centers coated with a stiffer polymer can change shape on demand

Morphing surfaces optimize aerodynamics

Surfaces change texture from smooth to dimpled and back again ...

Research Areas: Engineering

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NSF Local Research Assets

A conceptual rendering of a biological machine

Center for Emergent Behaviors of Integrated Cellular Systems

EBICS seeks to create a new scientific discipline for building living, multi-cellular machines that solve real world problems in health, security, and the environment....

Type: Program Centers

Images from NSF-funded Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers.

Center for Resource Recovery and Recycling

The goal of the Center for Resource Recovery and Recycling is to advance materials recovery and recycling science, engineering, and education....

Type: Program Centers

Images from NSF-funded Industry/University Cooperative Research Centers.

Center for Healthcare Organization Transformation

The Center for Healthcare Organization Transformation conducts research supporting major management, clinical, and information technology innovations in health care....

Type: Program Centers

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