Division of Civil, Mechanical and Manufacturing Innovation
Manufacturing Enterprise Systems
Apply to PD 13-1786 as follows:
For full proposals submitted via FastLane:
standard Grant Proposal Guidelines apply.
For full proposals submitted via Grants.gov:
NSF Grants.gov Application Guide; A Guide for the Preparation and Submission of NSF Applications via Grants.gov Guidelines apply
(Note: The NSF Grants.gov Application Guide is available on the Grants.gov website and on the NSF website at:
Full Proposal Window: January 15, 2014
February 15, 2014
January 15 - February 15, Annually Thereafter
Full Proposal Window: September 1, 2014
October 1, 2014
September 1 - October 1, Annually Thereafter
Due dates repeat annually. Please reference the CMMI main page for further specifics concerning unsolicited proposal submission windows.
Investigators wishing to serve on a proposal review panel should email the Program Director with a short biographical sketch and a list of areas of expertise.
The MES program supports research on design, planning, and control of operations in manufacturing enterprises. Research is supported that is both grounded in an interesting and relevant application and requires the development of novel analytical and computational methodologies that may be of broader interest. Topics of interest include supply chain optimization and management; production planning and scheduling; monitoring and control of manufacturing processes; and maintenance and repair. Of particular interest are methods that incorporate increasingly rich enterprise process and product information and models, methods that address sustainability, and methods that incorporate characteristic uncertainty and risk.
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In response to this program solicitation, proposers may opt to submit proposals via Grants.gov or via the NSF FastLane system.
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