Author: Robert Mills

Woodcut Print Wins 2018 Biorenewables Art Competition

A five-color woodcut print has been named best-in-show at the ninth annual Biorenewables Art Competition held Apr. 20, 2018. Rachel Deutmeyer, a graduate student in the Art and Visual Culture (AVC) program at Iowa State University, won for her work entitled “Theodore.” The work becomes part of the Biorenewables Research Laboratory’s permanent art collection, and … Continue reading Woodcut Print Wins 2018 Biorenewables Art Competition

Ghosh Wins Best Poster Award

Arpa Ghosh, a student of BEI director Robert C. Brown, won a Best Poster Presentation Award at the 5th Graduate and Professional Student Research Conference on April 11, 2018 at Iowa State University. Her poster was entitled, “Fermentable sugars from woody biomass using THF/water and acid catalyst.” The award was given to the eight best … Continue reading Ghosh Wins Best Poster Award

Funding Opportunities | NASA Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2018

Sponsor: NASA: Science Mission Directorate Title Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2018 (ROSES–2018), NNH18ZDA001N Website: https://science.nasa.gov/researchers/sara/grant-solicitations Pre-Proposal/LOI: YES, Notice of Intent (may be recommended or required depending on which which section you apply to) Deadline: Deadline changes depending on which section you apply to. See solicitation, or “Topics” section below. Topics: Examples of  … Continue reading Funding Opportunities | NASA Research Opportunities in Space and Earth Sciences 2018

Funding Opportunities: W.M. Keck Foundation Research Program

Sponsor: W. M. Keck Foundation Title Research Program Website: http://www.wmkeck.org/grant-programs/research Pre-Proposal/LOI: n/a Deadline: May 1, 2018, or November 1, 2018 Funding range: $500,000 – $2,000,000+ Topics: Project Type: Science and Engineering projects that are distinctive and novel in their approach, question the prevailing paradigm, or have the potential to break open new territory in their … Continue reading Funding Opportunities: W.M. Keck Foundation Research Program

Funding Opportunity | National Science Foundation (NSF) Energy, Power, Control, and Networks (EPCN)

Sponsor: National Science Foundation (NSF) Title Energy, Power, Control, and Networks (EPCN) Website: https://www.nsf.gov/funding/pgm_summ.jsp?pims_id=505249 Pre-Proposal/LOI: none mentioned Deadline: November 1, 2018 (Guidelines [18-7607] not yet posted) Funding range: TBA Topics: The Energy, Power, Control, and Networks (EPCN) Program supports innovative research in modeling, optimization, learning, adaptation, and control of networked multi-agent systems, higher-level decision making, and dynamic resource … Continue reading Funding Opportunity | National Science Foundation (NSF) Energy, Power, Control, and Networks (EPCN)



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