NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM Case Number: A14020004 Page 1 of 1 We assessed an allegation of possible data fabrication in a research publication. 1 We sought additional specific information about the publication and the results about which there was a concern, but were unable to acquire additional information. Therefore, we are unable to determine whether the allegation has substance, or whether there is an NSF link to the results called into question. This case is closed with no further action taken. NSF OIG Form 2 (11/02)
Data Tampering / Sabotage / Fabrication
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2014-03-25.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)