Graduate Research Fellows and Their Work
What kind of research do NSF graduate research fellows (GRFs) do? What is the impact of their work? Below we offer a few examples. Coming soon: Special profiles of 60 Graduate Research Fellows published as part of the GRFP 60th anniversary celebration.
Steel Corrosion Deters Nuclear Waste
A study by NSF GRF Elizabeth Ferriss of the University of Michigan demonstrated that positive effects of steel corrosion should be considered in the design of nuclear waste repositories. Read more.
The Brain As Art
NSF GRF Carl E. Schoonover brings science to the public through the beauty of brain cells and structures, translating a highly technical field into the vision of an artist. Read more.