The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology (S&T) Directorate Office of University Programs (OUP) sponsors the DHS Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions to provide faculty and student research teams with the opportunity to conduct research at the university-based DHS Centers of Excellence (DHS Centers).
Goal to reduce congestion that wastes $6.2B per year
Honorees in medicine, music, philosophy, physics, public administration
Scientists receive $3 million National Science Foundation grant for new device
Girish Deshpande develops portable, handheld device to reduce toxicity