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In a DoD press release about the awards, Dr. Bindu Nair, deputy director of the Basic Research Office, said, “We live in a dynamic world, and many of the challenges we face are social or have social elements to them. Knowledge and methodologies generated from Minerva awardees are an important source of new ideas from the social science community to better understand the social aspects that are inherent to security and stability.”LEARN MORE ABOUT THE GRANT AND THE MINERVA RESEARCH INITIATIVE
Dashun Wang’s work on the science of collaborative research, as it relates to team success and failure, received a grant from the National Science Foundation. Under the Foundation’s Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences (SBE) directorate, the grant supports interdisciplinary research and training in the social, behavioral and economic sciences, including SBE’s intersections with other science and engineering fields.
The Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) awarded Dashun Wang a grant as part of its Young Investigator Research Program (YIP), which supports scientists and engineers who show exceptional ability and promise. The program is designed to foster creative basic research in science and engineering, enhance early career development of outstanding young investigators, and increase opportunities to recognize the Air Force’s mission and related challenges in science and engineering.
The Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) awarded Dashun Wang and James Evans the DEEP project: Discovering the Extent of Estimable Prediction in Science and Technology (2015-2019).
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