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Mechanics & Engineering Materials

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Any proposal submitted in response to this funding opportunity should be submitted in accordance with the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) that is in effect for the relevant due date to which the proposal is being submitted. The NSF PAPPG is regularly revised and it is the responsibility of the proposer to ensure that the proposal meets the requirements specified in this solicitation and the applicable version of the PAPPG. Submitting a proposal prior to a specified deadline does not negate this requirement.


The Mechanics and Engineering Materials Cluster supports fundamental research aimed at advances in the transformation and use of engineering materials efficiently, economically, and sustainably.  The cluster’s programs support research topics relating to materials that span multiple time scales and length scales.


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