Accession Number : ADA317663

Title :   ONR AASERT Summer 1996 Research Teams.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly rept. 24 Jun-2 Aug 96,

Corporate Author : ELIZABETH CITY STATE UNIV NC

Personal Author(s) : Hayden, Linda

PDF Url : ADA317663

Report Date : 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 61

Abstract : The AASERT Summer Research Program is part of a trio of programs at ECSU funded by ONR. They include the parent grant Nurturing ECSU Research Talent (NERT), NERT-I(Instrumentation) and Augmentation Award for Science and engineering Research Training(AASERT). The AASERT grant provides funds or the summer component while NERT-I provides instrumentation for both NERT and AASERT. Student development activities have included the following: (a) Recruitment of high ability minority students; (b) Providing a summer program for recruited students; (c) Providing research experiences; (d) Providing a mentor, graduate school counseling and GRE preparation; (e) Providing financial support for students in the form of research assistantships; and (f) Providing funds for student travel. This report documents the summer research activities of the NERT and AASERT program.

Descriptors :   *SOFTWARE ENGINEERING, *COMPUTER COMMUNICATIONS, *RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, FRACTALS, INFORMATION TRANSFER, DISTRIBUTED DATA PROCESSING, LOCAL AREA NETWORKS, CHAOS, MATHEMATICAL PROGRAMMING, WIDE AREA NETWORKS, HYPERTEXT, PACKET SWITCHING.

Subject Categories : Computer Systems
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE