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Why Canada’s research granting councils mean so little to this government’s agenda

NSERC, SSHRC and CIHR, Canada’s main granting agencies in support of university research are not doing well. Their total absence from Budget 2015 is only one of many symptoms indicating how tired they are. 1,224 more words

R&D Policy

Two Photonics NMI Finalists Expected By End Of April

The New York Team submitted their application through SUNY Polytechnic Institute (Albany Nanotech) on March 31st. The team includes MIT, RIT, SUNY Polytech, University of Arizona, University of Rochester, USC Santa Barbara and others. 160 more words

Photonics

UBC's free fall in university rankings

University rankings may be questionable. Their evaluation criteria may be flawed or unrepresentative. They may be based on false or manipulated data provided by some institutions. 1,572 more words

R&D Policy

SPIE Digs Deeper Into Industry

If you missed this presentation at Photonics West, SPIE’s Steven Anderson and his staff have been busy digging deeper.

http://www.newyorkphotonics.org//pdf/PW15%20Anderson%20_%20Breakfast%20%20_%20Final.pdf

Photonics

Consortiums Compete for Establishment of Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation

Funding Opportunity Announced

Through a Funding Opportunity Announcement  (FOA) made on Nov. 6, the U.S. Department of Defense is calling for concept papers for the establishment of an Integrated Photonics Institute for Manufacturing Innovation (IP-IMI). 445 more words

Economic Development

Congresswoman Slaughter's Letter to Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary Andre J. Gudger

Yesterday, September 30, 2014, Congresswoman Louise Slaughter wrote a letter to André Gudger, Acting Deputy Assistance Secretary of Defense in the DoD Office of Manufacturing & Industrial Base Policy ( 106 more words

Economic Development

New York Photonics Annual Meeting

Thursday, September 4, 2014
3:30PM – 6:30PM
Rochester Museum & Science Center
Registration begins at 3:00PM

The registration landing page is here

Opening remarks by… 230 more words

Economic Development