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Plagiarism (Verbatim)

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)

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Case Number: A12030021                                                                                                                Page 1 of 1

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         Through our proactive review of plagiarism, we discovered a significant am~unt of copied text in                                           1
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         an NSF proposal 1 and opened this case. A more detailed review found that the author of the                                                1
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         source text was a collaborator on the proposal. 2 Given the collaboration of thet
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         with the PI on this project, and the fact that no other copied text was discovered within the
         Proposal, this case is closed.                                                                    1\

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