In November 2014, the Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science published the Danish Code of Conduct for Research Integrity. According to the Code, it “provides the research community with a framework to promote commonly agreed principles and standards. The Code of Conduct aims to support a common understanding and common culture of research integrity in Denmark.”
The Code identifies...
"Snow & Ice Can Damage Fuel Storage Tanks"
The New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services wants to remind residents that snow and ice can damage outdoor heating oil/propane/natural gas tanks, and the piping connecting the tank to the building.
Damage to tanks, filters, and associated piping can result in gas leaks and heating oil spills. Gas leaks are an explosion/fire hazard, and...
The UNH Research Digest collects research news stories from across the University and provides brief summaries that showcase the breadth and depth of our research, scholarly activity, and artistic endeavors.
Preview a few of November’s stories below. Find the rest of the November Digest articles at the UNH Research Office web site: http://www.unh.edu/research/unh-research-digest.
The UNH Institutional Review Board for the Protection of Human Subjects in Research (IRB) has set its Spring 2015 semester meeting schedule, available at http://www.unh.edu/research/irb-meeting-schedule.
Please contact Julie Simpson (603/862-2003) in Research Integrity Services with any questions.
In its September 2014 Semiannual Report to Congress, the National Science Foundation (NSF) Office of Inspector General (OIG) reports on a series of misconduct investigations, involving data falsification and fabrication, and plagiarism (starting on page 25). The report details plagiarism in NSF proposals from Maine to Florida to California.
Of interest is a case wherein a professor at a Florida...