National Science Foundation launches AI research pilot

The U.S. National Science Foundation, in collaboration with 10 federal agencies and 25 private sector, nonprofit, and philanthropic organizations, has launched the National Artificial Intelligence Research Resource (NAIRR) pilot.

UTSA gets $2M NSF grant for energy-efficient AI development

Professor Fidel Santamaria from the University of Texas at San Antonio's College of Sciences has received a $2 million grant from the National Science Foundation's Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation program.

Sean Jones appointed deputy laboratory director for Science and Technology at Argonne National Laboratory

Argonne National Laboratory has announced the appointment of Sean Jones as the new Deputy Laboratory Director for Science and Technology, effective from October 9.

UC San Diego creates $10M NSF Data Science institute

A National Science Foundation initiative has created a $10 million dollar Data Science institute led by computer and data scientists at University of California San Diego.

NSF awards $1.2M grant to UC Santa Cruz for research on social wearables

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $1.2 million grant to a team led by Katherine Isbister, professor of computational media at UC Santa Cruz.