Dr. Thomas F. Christian is Director for the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR), where he guides the management of the entire basic research investment for the Air Force. Dr. Christian leads a staff of 200 scientists, engineers and administrators in Arlington, Va., and foreign technology offices in London, Tokyo and Santiago, Chile. Read more
FY 2016 Young Investigator Research Program (YIP) Awards Announced
AFOSR awards grants to 56 scientists and engineers from 41 research institutions and small businesses who submitted winning proposals through the Air Force's Young Investigator Research Program (YIP). Congratulations to all of our 2016 YIPs!
Click here to find the full list of award winning proposals and new AFOSR principal investigators.
Doing Business with AFOSR
We discover, shape, and champion basic research that profoundly impacts the future Air Force. Learn more about AFOSR and how we accomplish our mission.