• News & Events

    2015 Seedling Phase I Awards Announced

    December 18, 2014

    Four proposals were selected for Seedling Phase I funding in 2015. + Read More

  • News & Events

    Free Virtual LEARN/Seedling Seminar, January 13–15, 2015

    The NASA Aeronautics Research Institute (NARI) will present a 3-day virtual technical seminar on January 13–15, 2015 to showcase innovative concepts developed by Seedling and LEARN researchers, featuring work from the 2014 Seedling and LEARN Phase I funds. This seminar will be online, free, and open to everyone. + Read more

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    Free Technical Talk

    November 20, 2014

    NARI hosted a free talk on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. PST entitled Research, Technology, and Challenges for Safe Self-Driving Car Operations, by Dr. Dmitri Dolgov of Google. + Read more

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    Seedling Researcher Featured in NASA Tech Briefs

    September 1, 2014

    Seedling Principal Investigator Vivake Asnani's project entitled The Vibration Ring – A global vibration and noise control solution for rotating machines has been featured in NASA Tech Briefs. + Read more.


NARI is a virtual institute that is comprised of distributed multi-institutional, multi-disciplinary research teams to address a broad range of cutting-edge aeronautics research questions.

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NARI supports NASA's Aeronautics Research Mission Directorate's objective to invest in early-stage innovative and novel concepts to revolutionize the future of aeronautics.

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The Institute manages and coordinates research and competition efforts for the agency, both within and outside of NASA.