DataNet Prospective Principal Investigators Informational Meeting
November 8, 2007
An informational meeting for prospective Principal Investigators was held Tuesday, November 6, 2007, NSF Stafford I building, Arlington, Virginia. The informational meeting was webcast for remote viewing and archived for delayed viewing.
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