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The Center was successfully launched in July 2007. Phase II status was formally granted beginning July 1, 2012 and going to June 30, 2017.
Support comes through a grant by the National Science Foundation and through industry sponsorship.
Current projects include the development of smart materials and devices for vehicle use. This pre-competitive technology is shared among contributing members.
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Sponsors currently include 11 industrial members (1 with 2 memberships and 1 with four memberships) and 4 invited observers. One membership is via the National Science Foundation's SBIR program.