Dr. Rajiv Mishra wins DoD FY17 Research Equipment Award

Congratulations to Dr. Rajiv Mishra for being selected to receive of Department of Defence FY17 Research Equipment Award for his proposal "Multi-Physics materials processing equipment."

Awards are administered through a merit competition jointly conducted by the Army Research Office, Office of Naval Research, and Air Force Office of Scientific Research. Solicited proposals target university investigators conducting science and engineering research of importance to national defense. Pertinent research underpins advances in materials, structures, and manufacturing science; quantum and nanosciences; computing and networks; electronics, electromagnetics, and electro optics; acoustics; neuroscience; fluid dynamics; robotics and artificial intelligence; and ocean, environmental, and life sciences and engineering. The annual DURIP awards process is highly competitive.  Collectively, the service research offices received 685 proposals, requesting $283 million in funding, of which the most meritorious proposals were selected. Awards range from $53 thousand to $1.4 million, and with an average of approximately $300 thousand per award.

For more information, please view the official DoD news release