NASA EPSCoR Stimuli Publication

NASA EPSCoR Stimuli is a summary collection of college and university basic research and technology development reports impacting NASA’s earth science, aviation, and human and robotic deep space exploration programs. This document addresses research which is relevant to NASA’s mission, and currently administered by the agency’s Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research.

NASA EPSCoR CAN ISS Flight Award

Congratulations to University of Delaware Assistant Professor Tyler Van Buren (Mechanical Engineering) on his awarded proposal “Turbulence decay of a bubble/sediment laden liquid in ISS microgravity”! Selected by NASA for 2022 funding, Dr. Van Buren’s research will ultimately fly on the International Space Station.

2020 NASA EPSCoR CAN Research Award

Congratulations to University of Delaware’s Mary A. S. Lighthipe Professor Xiao-Hai Yan and Unidel Edward G. Jefferson Chair Professor Cathy H. Wu on the submission of a successful proposal in NASA’s national competition! The proposal, “NASA EPSCoR Research Project: Building a Competitive and Sustainable Delaware Remote Sensing Big Data Center for Cutting-Edge Coastal and Environmental… Continue reading 2020 NASA EPSCoR CAN Research Award

Introducing the 2021/2022 Delaware Space Grant Graduate Fellows

Douglas Austin (DSU Applied Chemistry) As a graduate research student, Douglas’ focus is to explore chemistry and find ways to remediate contaminants from waterways. He is researching new material to expand material science and aid in understanding carbon quantum nanodots. “Whether my future is in the industry or academia, graduate school has been one of… Continue reading Introducing the 2021/2022 Delaware Space Grant Graduate Fellows

Introducing the 2021/2022 Delaware Space Grant Undergraduate Tuition Awardees

Victoir Cahoon (DSU Chemistry) Victoir is a senior at Delaware State University studying Chemistry. He loves to have leadership roles and recommends others to embrace any opportunity that comes their way. Victoir plans to take the DAT in the Fall of 2022 and participate in research before matriculating into dental school in Fall of 2023. Mersi… Continue reading Introducing the 2021/2022 Delaware Space Grant Undergraduate Tuition Awardees