NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION OFFICE OF INSPECTOR GENERAL OFFICE OF INVESTIGATIONS CLOSEOUT MEMORANDUM Case Number: I-17-0004-O Page 1 of 1 In multiple complaints, a scientist1 alleged at least six researchers had committed crimes by publishing in a research field that he considered he owned. Despite our request to clarify his allegations and to provide evidence supporting them, the scientist did not do so. Lacking sufficient substance to pursue the allegations, this case is closed. 1 NSF OIG Form 2 (11/02)
Published by the National Science Foundation, Office of Inspector General on 2017-03-22.
Below is a raw (and likely hideous) rendition of the original report. (PDF)