Detailed professional information for scientists and scholars worldwide. The profiles in Pivot include contact information, positions held, publications, patents, funding received, and a first-person narrative describing current research activities and expertise. Profiles also include direct links to e-mail, a personal home page, an online curriculum vitae, patent abstracts (and full text where available), publication abstracts, and received funding.
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