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February 2016 Contract and Grant Awards

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Banerjee, K., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $720,000, University of Illinois, "Next-Generation VLSI Interconnects and Passives Based on 2-Dimensional Materials."

Bildsten, L., Physics, $2,400,000, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, "A Moore Foundation Initiative in Time-Domain Astrophysics: New Theoretical Insights into Cosmic Cataclysms."

Campagnari, C.F., Physics, $74,436, Fermi Research Alliance, "Fermilab CMS LPC Distinguished Researcher Program 2016."

Caselle, J.E., Marine Science Institute, $65,000, Nature Conservancy, "Task Agreement #5: Scientific and strategic support of TNC Oceans initiatives."

Dudley, T.L., Marine Science Institute, $129,944, USDI Fish and Wildlife Service, "Research and Restoration Through the Santa Clara River Reserve: A Proposal to Develop a University of California Research and Education Station."

Dudley, T.L., Long, R.W. (Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology), Marine Science Institute, $1,499, UC Mexus, "Surveys of Insect Communities in the Colorado River Delta."

Eckstein, M.P., Psychological & Brain Sciences, $229,854, Mayachitra, Inc., "Object Cueing Using Biomimetic Approaches to Visual Information Processing."

Eckstein, M.P., Juni, M.Z., Psychological & Brain Sciences, $119,190, DOD National Geospatial Intelligence Agency, "Machine enabled collective wisdom in complex visual search."

Fredrickson, G.H. (Chemical Engineering), Materials Research Laboratory, $125,000, Samsung, "Theoretical and Computational Studies of DSA for Advanced DRAM."

Gehlbach, H.S. (Education), Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, $141,283, Spencer Foundation, "The Right Climate for a New Experiment: Adding Content to Social Interventions in Environmental Education."

Goard, M. (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology), Neuroscience Research Institute, $746,999, National Institutes of Health, "Dissection of the neural circuitry of short-term memory in behaving."

Gwinn, E.G., Physics, $460,000, National Science Foundation, "DNA-Protected Silver Clusters for Atomically Precise Nanophotonics and Wiring."

Hacker, B. (Earth science), Cottle, J.M. (Earth Science), Earth Research Institute, $332,772, National Science Foundation, "Collaborative Research: Characterizing and Modeling Crustal Recycling."

Hacker, B. (Earth Science), Earth Research Institute, $260,623, Boise State University, "PIRE: ExTerra Field Institute and Research Endeavor (E-FIRE)."

Hayes, C.S., Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology, $15,000, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, "Engineering bacteriocins for specific targeting of pathogenic bacteria."

Hayes, C.S., Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology, $1,475,786, National Institutes of Health, "Molecular Mechanisms of anti-bacterial contact-dependent growth inhibition (CDI)."

Heeger, A.J. (Physics), California NanoSystems Institute, $120,000, Capacitor Sciences, Inc, "A New Approach to Organic Photovoltaics."

Hespanha, J.P., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $300,000, Toyon Research Corporation, "Demonstration of a Local Carrier-Based Precision Approach and Landing System (LC-PALS)."

Keller, E.A. (Earth Science), Earth Research Institute, $9,264, UC Sea Grant College Program, "The Impact of Sea-Level Rise on Coastal Erosion: Using the Coming 2015-2016 El Niño as a Surrogate for 50-100 years of Expected Sea-Level Rise in Central California."

Klamkin, J., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $499,990, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, "PICULS: Photonic Integrated Circuits for Ultra-Low Size, Weight and Power."

Klamkin, J., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $7,000, University of Massachusetts, "Monolithic Microwave Photonic Integrated Circuit (MMPIC)."

Koegel, L. (Department of Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology), Koegel, R. (Department of Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology), Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, $900,000, Weitz Family Foundation, "Pivotal Response Treatment Training and Parent Education."

Liebling, M., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $200,000, Toyon Research Corporation, "Measuring Whole Body Fluorescence and Movement in Freely Swimming Transgenic Zebrafish for Measuring Stress from Exposure to Environmental Stressors."

Michaelsen, J.C. (Geography), Stratton, E., Earth Research Institute (CCBER), $923,718, Land Trust for Santa Barbara County, "North Campus Open Space Devereux Creek Flood Plain Restoration Project."

Mishra, U.K., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $600,000, Office of Naval Research (ONR), "III-N Hot Electron Transistors for high-frequency amplification."

Murray-Clay, R., Physics, $581,620, National Science Foundation, "CAREER: Origins of Structure in Planetary Systems."

Park, J.S. (Asian American Studies), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $34,258, Russell Sage Foundation, "Coming Into an Awareness:  Status and Illegality Among Children and Young Adults in American Law."

Rodwell, M.J., Gossard, A.C. (Materials), Electrical & Computer Engineering, $500,000, University of Notre Dame, "32nm/3 THz Transistors for 2THz Interconnects."

Rose, K., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $150,000, Lg Industrial Systems Co., "Advanced transform-domain prediction in video coding."

Sandoval, C., Swarbrick, S.L., Marine Science Institute, $61,920, USDI Fish and Wildlife Service, "Exhibits for the Coal Oil Point Reserve Nature Center."

Sharkey, J. (Department of Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology), Quirk, M. (Department of Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology), Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, $58,000, Santa Barbara County, "Reducing Racial and Ethnic Disparities by Addressing Barriers to the School to College Pipeline - 2016."

Spera, F. (Earth Science), Earth Research Institute, $251,997, National Science Foundation, "Collaborative Research: Thermodynamics of magma mixing."

Stratton, E., Earth Research Institute (CCBER), $18,000, Santa Barbara Foundation, "Restoration of the eastern mesa top at Campus Point along the CA Coastal Trail."

Visell, Y. (Media Arts & Technology Program), California Nanosystems Institute, $408,330, National Science Foundation, "CPS: Breakthrough: From Whole-Hand Tactile Imaging to Interactive Simulation."

Visell, Y. (Media Arts & Technology Program), California Nanosystems Institute, $499,650, National Science Foundation, "CHS: Small: ETouch - Amplifying the Sense of Touch."

Weld, D., Physics, $712,610, National Science Foundation, "CAREER: Quantum Emulation of Strongly Driven Interacting Systems."

Young, H.S. (Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology), Marine Science Institute, $119,499, National Science Foundation, "SG Collaborative Research: The Changing Role on Watering holes in Concentrating Parasites in a Changing Climate."

Zhang, Y., Montell, C. (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology), Neuroscience Research Institute, $460,500, NIH Deafness & Other Communication Disorders, Natl Institute On, "Exploring the molecular and cellular basis of food texture sensation in Drosophila."

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