Travel Grant Opportunity to Attend Technical Interchange Meeting – Ohio Aerospace Institute

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Travel Grant Opportunity

NASA EPSCoR Technical Interchange Meeting

Informed by Nature: A Workshop on Biomimicry and Aerospace
August 2-4, 2016, Ohio Aerospace Institute, 22800 Cedar Point Road, Cleveland, OH

A groundbreaking multi-day event including a series of technical talks, panel discussions, and site visits that highlight new approaches to developing enabling technologies for aerospace applications. Speakers will include experts, innovators, and disruptive thinkers from academia, industry and government.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Materials Processing and Structures Inspired by Nature
  • Human Survivability and Persistence of Life in Hostile Environments
  • Guidance & Navigation, Communications and Swarm Dynamics
  • Novel Propulsion and Sustainable Energy Conversion Concepts
  • Biomimetic Technologies for Surface Mobility and Operations

Please submit a one-page abstract (~ 500 words) by April 1, 2016 via email to: Al Hepp ( or Peter Niewiarowski (  Content from the meeting as ppt’s and/or pdf’s posted on a publicly-available website.

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