Mieke Meurs (economics) received a grant for $200,000 from the Open Society Foundation (OSF) to support the organizational strengthening of the program for Gender Analysis of the Economy.
Demetrios Poulio (physics) received a grant for $460,631 from NASA to continue work on the project "Laser, Fiber, and Optical Technology." The new total awarded to date is $1,618,040.
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