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Cooperative - 70NANB22H172

OVERVIEW

Original Description
PURPOSE: EXPAND THE SCIENTIFIC AND TECHNOLOGICAL CAPABILITIES OF APPLICANTS SPECIALIZED CENTER (CGRI), WHICH WILL SERVE AS A CORE TEST FACILITY FOR GRAPHENE AND GRAPHENE-LIKE MATERIALS.ACTIVITIES TO BE PERFORMED: ESTABLISH A UNIFIED TESTING PROGRAM WITHIN A CORE TESTING FACILITY THAT IS DEDICATED TO GRAPHENE AND SIMILAR MATERIALS. ACQUIRE NECESSARY EQUIPMENT TO EXPAND THESE CAPABILITIES. PARTNER WITH NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL BODIES, SUCH AS INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR STANDARDIZATION, AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARDS INSTITUTE, NATIONAL PHYSICAL LABORATORY AND NIST TO UTILIZE THE CURRENT AND IN-DEVELOPMENT TESTING AND CHARACTERIZATION GUIDELINES TO DELIVER COMPLETE SOLUTIONS TO END USERS.EXPECTED OUTCOMES: ENHANCEMENT OF THE GLOBAL COMPETITIVENESS OF U.S. INDUSTRIES, ABILITY TO CATER TO THE NEEDS OF LOCAL, REGIONAL, AND NATIONAL STAKEHOLDERS OF GRAPHENE AND GRAPHENE-LIKE MATERIALS, SUCH AS COMPANIES, STATE, AND FEDERAL AGENCIES, AND RESEARCH INSTITUTIONS, AND POSITIVE ECONOMIC IMPACT FOR MISSISSIPPI, SOUTHEAST REGION, AND THE NATION.INTENDED BENEFICIARIES: NIST: GRAPHENE RESEARCH IS AN IMPORTANT MISSION FOR NIST. A CORE TESTING FACILITY FOR GRAPHENE AND GRAPHENE-LIKE MATERIALS THAT COULD FACILITATE BRIDGING BETWEEN SCIENCE-BASED DISCOVERY AT ITS HIGHEST LEVEL, I.E., NANOSCIENCE, AND ENGINEERING APPLICATIONS AND MARKET WOULD BE BENEFICIAL. MISSISSIPPI: ENHANCE MISSISSIPPI SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY INFRASTRUCTURE, AID IN THE DEVELOPMENT AND MAINTENANCE OF A MORE ROBUST SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY WORKFORCE AND DIVERSIFY AND IMPROVE MISSISSIPPI'S ECONOMY. PUBLIC: THE CORE TESTING FACILITY FOR GRAPHENE AND GRAPHENE-LIKE MATERIALS WILL BRING ABOUT TRANSFORMATIVE TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATIONS, ENHANCING THE GLOBAL COMPETITIVENESS OF U.S. INDUSTRIES, BOOSTING REGIONAL AND NATIONAL ECONOMY, AND BENEFITING THE SOCIETY OVERALL. A HOPED-FOR OUTCOME IS FOR INNOVATIONS DEVELOPED IN THE U.S. TO BE MANUFACTURED IN THE U.S. SUBRECIPIENT ACTIVITIES: THE RECIPIENT DOES INTEND TO SUB AWARD FUNDS.
Assistance Type
Cooperative Agreement (B)
Place of Performance
University, Mississippi 38677-1848 USA
Related Opportunity
None

STATUS

Period of Performance

10/1/22

Start Date

9/30/23

End Date
0% Complete

Funding Split

$2.0M

Federal Obligation

$0.0

Non-Federal Obligation

$2.0M

Total Obligated
100.0% Federal Funding
0.0% Non-Federal Funding

ACTIVITY TIMELINE

SUBGRANT AWARDS

TRANSACTION HISTORY

ADDITIONAL DETAIL

Award ID FAIN
70NANB22H172
SAI Number
70NANB22H172_0
Award ID URI
EXE
Awardee Classifications
Public/State Controlled Institution Of Higher Education
Awarding Office
1333ND DEPT OF COMMERCE NIST
Funding Office
1333ND DEPT OF COMMERCE NIST
Last Modified: 9/20/22