Network New Hampshire Now (NNHN) has awarded a contract to NH-based Green Mountain Communications Inc. to construct NHSafeNet, a wireless public safety microwave network that will improve the communications, efficiency and emergency readiness of state and local agencies.
A live webcast, titled Labs, Data Centers, and High-Tech Facilities,will be presented by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) on July 7, 2011, from 1:30 to 3:00 p.m. EDT.
Dale Sartor and Paul Mathew of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and
Will Lintner of DOE's Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP), will present
best practices to meet Federal mandates to improve the energy performance of
laboratories, data centers, and other high-tech facilities and examine trends
across these facilities.
Research Administration has completed an analysis of workload and will be changing the Grant and Contract Administrator (GCA) for several departments, effective July 1st.
The revised “Find your Grant and Contract Administrator” listing includes two notable changes: New Hampshire State agreements for all departments will now be handled by a single GCA, Dianne Hall, and each department is now paired with both a primary GCA and an alternate.
The US Department of Education
(US ED) has determined that, as a result of final Congressional action on FY
2011 appropriations, there are not sufficient funds available in 2011 to
support new awards under these programs:
Undergraduate International Studies and Foreign Language
International Research and Studies (IRS) Program
Fulbright-Hays Faculty Research Abroad (FRA) Fellowship
Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad (DDRA)
100 scientists and engineers from academia and industry in Europe, Asia, and both North and South America will be coming to UNH for an an international research conference on the subject of polymer nanoparticles. The International Polymers Colloid Group (IPCG) Polymer Colloids Conference 2011 has been organized by Professor
John Tsavalas and Emeritus Professor Donald Sundberg of the UNH Materials Science Program.
In a free webinar at 2:00 PM (EST) on June 16, 2011,
Lisa Kurek (Managing Partner of Biotechnology Business Consultants [BBC]) will discuss both the differences and similarities between Small
Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer
(STTR) Grants and Contracts.
This 40-minute webinar will cover:
- Real vs. perceived differences between SBIR and STTR
Misconceptions – especially as it pertains to University participation