The University of New Mexico recently welcomed Dr. Charles Matson, Chief Scientist, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, The Basic Research Directorate Of The Air Force Research Laboratory, to discuss an overview of AFOSR including funding opportunities for faculty and students.
The visit included meetings with University leadership and faculty about research related to the Air Force.
During the information session, Dr. Matson stressed the importance of basic research, and highlighted relevant funding opportunities and addressed questions and comments from the audience. Dr. Matson toured research laboratory facilities at the Physics and Astronomy Department and Electrical and Computer Engineering Department. This visit was made possible by Dr. Sudhakar Prasad and the Office of the Vice President for Research (http://research.unm.edu). For more information about AFOSR opportunities, visit: https://community.apan.org/wg/afosr/. Check out the photos from Dr. Matson’s visit: https://www.flickr.com/gp/unmresearch/c5g6LF