NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDAT-ION OFFICE OF INSPECTGR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM II Case Number: A12030020 Page 1 of 1 II Through our proactive review of plagiarism, we discovered a significant amokt of copied text in an NSF proposal 1 and opened this case. A more detailed review found that thbauthor of the 1 source text was a collaborator on the proposal? Given the collaboration of th~ source author I with the PI on this project, and the fact that no other copied text was discover!d within the proposal, this case is clnsed. I ) 1 [Redacted] 2 [Redacted] NSF OIG Form 2 ( 11102)
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2012-04-23.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)