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OKLAHOMA

Dr. Victoria Duca-Snowden, OK EPSCoR Director

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Research Infrastructure Development

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Solid-state Radar Transceiver Optimization through Adaptive Pulse Compression for Spaceborne and Airborne Radars

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Advanced Digital Radar Techniques for the Next Generation of Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) and Student Training

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A Nanostructured Energy Harvesting and Storage System for Space and Terrestrial Applications

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Radiation Smart Structures with H-rich Nanostructured Multifunctional Materials

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Extracting the Photonic Spectrum for the Long Range Exploration of Space: A Hybrid Photovoltaic Photon Upconversion and Biological System for Energy Production and Life Support

Senator Jim Inhofe

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Senator James Lankford

NASA EPSCoR Stimuli 2014 -15

Representative Jim Brindenstine (1st District)

Representative Tom Cole (4th District)

NASA EPSCoR aligns with OneOklahoma, the state’s Strategic Plan for Science and Technology in Oklahoma and supported university research in core S&T industry sectors - agriculture, energy, weather, aviation, biotech, sensors, and unmanned vehicle systems. It provided significant opportunity to foster research clusters among institutions and develop partnerships with science and technology companies: 17 new collaborations among researchers, private industry, and government resulted in external funding of $3,400,200. STEM education was advanced through 37 new or revised courses developed by EPSCoR funded faculty. Internships led to full-time employment for seven students with two science and technology companies and supported 181 students working on advanced degrees in STEM. NASA funding benefitted Oklahoma’s economic development, such as the project in which researchers developed instruments for radiation detection in space. Technology was transferred to instrumentation monitoring proton and heavy ion beams used in cancer radiation treatments, now utilized by an Oklahoma company.

EPSCoR Stimuli 2014-15  

NASA Office of Education’s Aerospace Research & Career Development (ARCD) is pleased to release NASA EPSCoR Stimuli, a collection of univers...

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