August 7, 2014
On August 7th 2014, NSF awarded a new Industry/University Collaborative Research Center (I/UCRC) on Multi-functional Integrated System Technology (MIST). The MIST Center, co-directed by Prof. Toshikazu Nishida at UF and Peter Jiann-Shiun Yuan at UCF, is to facilitate integration of novel materials, processes, devices, and circuits into multi-functional systems through research partnerships between university, industry, and government stakeholders. The research mission of MIST Center is to innovate More than Moore technologies for smart systems in the Internet of Things era. The 5-year Phase-I MIST Center funding consists of $1,000,000 from NSF and $3,000,000 from industry. At UCF, the interdisciplinary collaboration team consists of faculty members from ECE, MAE and MSE.