NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM Case Number: A13040053 Page 1 of 1 NSF OIG received an allegation of plagiarism in a pending NSF proposa1. 1 Our analysis identified allegedly copied text, so we contacted the Subject2 regarding the allegation. Based on his response, we determined the Subject was the original author of the allegedly copied text, and that he collaborates frequently with the identified source's author. Therefore, there is no evidence to substantiate an allegation of plagiarism. Accordingly, this case is closed with no further action taken. NSF OIG Form 4 (11/02)
Intellectual Theft Plagiarism (Verbatim)
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2013-06-13.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)