Members Sign In

Publications & Reports

UIDP Conversations | Doug Maughan, NSF Convergence Accelerator

Subscribe to UIDP Conversations on Apple Podcasts and Spotify.

Doug Maughan | August 2020

Doug Maughan, office head for NSF’s Convergence Accelerator Program, on flexibility, new topics of research interest, and what happens in that niche between basic research and commercialization.


We’ve seen a whole range of partners—large multinationals, all the way down to small startups. And what is really quite interesting is that all of them can participate and play a role. And that’s not a normal environment.