NSF Solicits New Proposals for Cyber Discovery (CDI)November 14, 2009
The NSF issued a "dear colleague" letter solciiting new proposals for the Cyber-enabled Discovery and Innovation (CDI) program.
Type I: January 4, 2010 to February 4, 2010
Type II: January 5, 2010 to February 5, 2010
Preliminary proposals are not required.
From the solicitation:
CDI seeks ambitious, transformative, multidisciplinary research proposals within or across the following three thematic areas:
- From Data to Knowledge: enhancing human cognition and generating new knowledge from a wealth of heterogeneous digital data;
- Understanding Complexity in Natural, Built, and Social Systems: deriving fundamental insights on systems comprising multiple interacting elements; and
- Virtual Organizations: enhancing discovery and innovation by bringing people and resources together across institutional, geographical and cultural boundaries.