OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM We received an allegation that the subject1plagiarized ideas from an earlier NSF proposal2 submitted by the complainant3 into the subject's more recently submitted NSF proposal.4 We learned from the complainant the history of his past interactions with the subject. First, we determined that there was no copied text in the subject's proposal. Second, we found no evidence that the idea presented by the complainant in his NSF proposal was plagiarized in the subject's proposal. This case is closed and no further action will be taken. I NSF OIG Folin 2 (1 1/02)
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2007-05-25.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)