The Research Authority organized a session about collaborative BSF-NSF research focusing on a new Materials Science program on Tuesday 23 June 2015. In addition, the session featured a presentation about other joint programs in the social & neural sciences.
Guest Speaker: Prof. Zeev Rosenzweig.
Prof. Rosenzweig is formerly the director of the international program of the chemistry division of the NSF, & also currently BSF's representative in Washington, DC for BSF affairs. Prof. Rosenzweig described the new program, explained the differences between submission to the NSF and to the ISF or BSF, and pointed out possibly pitfalls in the NSF applications. Prof. Rosenzweig answered questions regarding both the BSF-NSF materials program, & BSF-NSF opportunities.