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January Contract and Grant Awards

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Belding, E.M. (Computer Science), $10,050, National Science Foundation-NSF, "NSF Student Travel Grant for 2017 ACM Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (HotMobile)."
Brooks, J.D. (Linguistics), Mithun, M. (Linguistics), Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, $53,132, Arcadia Fund, "Expanding the documentation of the Chini language and culture."
Campas-Rigau, O. (Mechanical Engineering), $500,000, National Science Foundation-NSF, "CAREER: Decoding the Mechanical Control of Tissue Growth."
Chavez-Garcia, M (Chicana and Chicano Studies), Bermudez, R.C. (Chicana and Chicano Studies), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $11,966, UC Mexus, "Chicana Welfare Rights: Alicia Escalante and the East Los Angeles Welfare Rights Organization, 1967-1974."
Clarke, K.C. (Geography), $293,002, DOD National Geospatial Intelligence Agency,nga(Frmly Imagery&Mapping), "Automated Level of Detail and Feature Extraction for 3D Indoor Mapping and Modeling."
Costello, C.J. (Donald Bren School of Environmental Science & Management), Marine Science Institute, $81,541, Nature Conservancy, "Task 10: TNC-Bren collaboration on climate-ready fisheries and frameworks for more effective fisheries and ocean management."
Cottle, J.M. (Earth Science), Earth Research Institute, $86,426, National Science Foundation-NSF, "Collaborative Research: Andean plutonic perspectives on generation, storage, and eruption of rhyolite."
D'Antonio, C.M. (Environmental Studies Program), Roberts, D.A. (Geography), Earth Research Institute, $56,284, UC Berkeley-UCB, "Restoration and Resilience of Endemic Bigcone Douglas-fir after the 2007 Zaca Fire."
D'Antonio, C.M. (Environmental Studies Program), Marine Science Institute, $195,668, Natl Fish And Wildlife Foundation, "Evaluation and restoration of degraded chaparral within Piru Fire perimeter."
Davis, F.W. (Donald Bren School of Environmental Science & Management), National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, $87,575, Jet Propulsion Laboratory-JPL, "Scoping Study for a Biodiversity Field Campaign."
Davis, F.W. (Geography), National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, $90,000, Electric Power Research Institute, "Case Studies of Conservation Actions (including Delisting)."
Dudley, T.L., Marine Science Institute, $200,000, Cal EPA Water Control Board, "Freshwater Mussel Assessment for Ventura/Los Angeles Region."
Dudley, T.L., Lambert, A., Marine Science Institute, $98,169, Natl Fish And Wildlife Foundation, "Assessment and Management of Invasive Riparian Plants in LPNF River Systems."
Ford, A., Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $1,500, UC Mexus, "Relationships between Ancient Maya Settlement and Soil Fertility and Drainage: Developing Collaborative Research on Tropical Sustainability."
Han, H.C. (Political Science), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $199,979, New Venture Fund, "How Organizations Build Collective Action."
Hawker, C.J. (Materials), Materials Research Laboratory, $900,000, DOW Chemical Company, "Project 7: Advanced Polymeric Materials."
Hawker, C.J. (Materials), Materials Research Laboratory, $0, DOW Chemical Company, "Dow Materials Institute (DowMI) at UCSB - Master Agreement."
Kyratzis, A. (Education), Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, $267,765, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, "Promoting Tri-lingual Early Literacy Development of Indigenous Migrant Mixtec Children in California: A Community-Based Preschool Program."
Langer, J.S., (Physics), $25,000, Oak Ridge National Lab, "Nonequilibrium Properties of Amorphous Materials."
Martin, C.L., (Physics), $107,753, Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy, "Confronting the 3D Orientation of Galactic Disks in Space: Disk Structure vs. Circumgalactic Gas Flows."
Mcclintock, W.J., Marine Science Institute, $30,507, Nature Conservancy, "Task 9: Abalone Length Data Technology."
Mezic, I., (Mechanical Engineering), $354,038, DN Office of Naval Research (ONR), "Koopman Modes, Mesohyperbolicity and Effective Diffusivity in Oceanographic Flows."
Mishra, U.K., (Electrical & Computer Engineering), $400,000, DN Office of Naval Research (ONR), "Investigation of N-Polar GaN MISHEMT Channel Design for Improved W-Band Performance."
Palmstrom, C.,(Electrical & Computer Engineering), $33,000, UC Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (LBNL), "Setting Stage for the Photoemission Studies of Topological and Novel Materials."
Pennathur, S. (Mechanical Engineering), California Nanosystems Institute, $1,625,000, American Diabetes Association, "Untethering diabetes through innovative engineering."
Santoro, A. (Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology), Marine Science Institute, $16,531, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, "Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship."
Squires, T., (Chemical Engineering), $1,451,684, National Institutes of Health, "Heterogeneous lung surfactant morphologies: effect on alveolar dynamics, and role in promoting acute respiratory distress syndrome."
Vigna, G., Kruegel, C., (Computer Science), $2,233,928, DN Office Of Naval Research (ONR), "CC*DNI DIBBs: Data Analysis and Management Building Blocks for Multi-Campus Cyberinfrastructure through Cloud Federation."
Weber, R. (Communication), Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies, $119,664, University of Southern California, "Moral Foundations of Movies. Examining the Virtuous Content and Financial Performance of Popular Films."
Weimbs, T. (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology), Neuroscience Research Institute, $1,381,500, NIH Diabetes, Digestive & Kidney Diseases, National Institute Of, "Role of renal crystal deposition in the progression of polycystic kidney disease."
Young, A. (Physics), California Nanosystems Institute, $761,043, National Science Foundation-NSF, "CAREER: Correlated Topological States in van der Waals Bilayers."

Belding, E.M. (Computer Science), $10,050, National Science Foundation-NSF, "NSF Student Travel Grant for 2017 ACM Workshop on Mobile Computing Systems and Applications (HotMobile)."

Brooks, J.D. (Linguistics), Mithun, M. (Linguistics), Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, $53,132, Arcadia Fund, "Expanding the documentation of the Chini language and culture."

Campas-Rigau, O. (Mechanical Engineering), $500,000, National Science Foundation-NSF, "CAREER: Decoding the Mechanical Control of Tissue Growth."

Chavez-Garcia, M (Chicana and Chicano Studies), Bermudez, R.C. (Chicana and Chicano Studies), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $11,966, UC Mexus, "Chicana Welfare Rights: Alicia Escalante and the East Los Angeles Welfare Rights Organization, 1967-1974."

Clarke, K.C. (Geography), $293,002, DOD National Geospatial Intelligence Agency,nga(Frmly Imagery&Mapping), "Automated Level of Detail and Feature Extraction for 3D Indoor Mapping and Modeling."

Costello, C.J. (Donald Bren School of Environmental Science & Management), Marine Science Institute, $81,541, Nature Conservancy, "Task 10: TNC-Bren collaboration on climate-ready fisheries and frameworks for more effective fisheries and ocean management."

Cottle, J.M. (Earth Science), Earth Research Institute, $86,426, National Science Foundation-NSF, "Collaborative Research: Andean plutonic perspectives on generation, storage, and eruption of rhyolite."

D'Antonio, C.M. (Environmental Studies Program), Roberts, D.A. (Geography), Earth Research Institute, $56,284, UC Berkeley-UCB, "Restoration and Resilience of Endemic Bigcone Douglas-fir after the 2007 Zaca Fire."

D'Antonio, C.M. (Environmental Studies Program), Marine Science Institute, $195,668, Natl Fish And Wildlife Foundation, "Evaluation and restoration of degraded chaparral within Piru Fire perimeter."

Davis, F.W. (Donald Bren School of Environmental Science & Management), National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, $87,575, Jet Propulsion Laboratory-JPL, "Scoping Study for a Biodiversity Field Campaign."

Davis, F.W. (Geography), National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis, $90,000, Electric Power Research Institute, "Case Studies of Conservation Actions (including Delisting)."

Dudley, T.L., Marine Science Institute, $200,000, Cal EPA Water Control Board, "Freshwater Mussel Assessment for Ventura/Los Angeles Region."

Dudley, T.L., Lambert, A., Marine Science Institute, $98,169, Natl Fish And Wildlife Foundation, "Assessment and Management of Invasive Riparian Plants in LPNF River Systems."

Ford, A., Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $1,500, UC Mexus, "Relationships between Ancient Maya Settlement and Soil Fertility and Drainage: Developing Collaborative Research on Tropical Sustainability."

Han, H.C. (Political Science), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $199,979, New Venture Fund, "How Organizations Build Collective Action."

Hawker, C.J. (Materials), Materials Research Laboratory, $900,000, DOW Chemical Company, "Project 7: Advanced Polymeric Materials."

Hawker, C.J. (Materials), Materials Research Laboratory, $0, DOW Chemical Company, "Dow Materials Institute (DowMI) at UCSB - Master Agreement."

Kyratzis, A. (Education), Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, $267,765, W.K. Kellogg Foundation, "Promoting Tri-lingual Early Literacy Development of Indigenous Migrant Mixtec Children in California: A Community-Based Preschool Program."

Langer, J.S., (Physics), $25,000, Oak Ridge National Lab, "Nonequilibrium Properties of Amorphous Materials."

Martin, C.L., (Physics), $107,753, Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy, "Confronting the 3D Orientation of Galactic Disks in Space: Disk Structure vs. Circumgalactic Gas Flows."

Mcclintock, W.J., Marine Science Institute, $30,507, Nature Conservancy, "Task 9: Abalone Length Data Technology."

Mezic, I., (Mechanical Engineering), $354,038, DN Office of Naval Research (ONR), "Koopman Modes, Mesohyperbolicity and Effective Diffusivity in Oceanographic Flows."

Mishra, U.K., (Electrical & Computer Engineering), $400,000, DN Office of Naval Research (ONR), "Investigation of N-Polar GaN MISHEMT Channel Design for Improved W-Band Performance."

Palmstrom, C.,(Electrical & Computer Engineering), $33,000, UC Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory (LBNL), "Setting Stage for the Photoemission Studies of Topological and Novel Materials."

Pennathur, S. (Mechanical Engineering), California Nanosystems Institute, $1,625,000, American Diabetes Association, "Untethering diabetes through innovative engineering."

Santoro, A. (Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology), Marine Science Institute, $16,531, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, "Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship."

Squires, T., (Chemical Engineering), $1,451,684, National Institutes of Health, "Heterogeneous lung surfactant morphologies: effect on alveolar dynamics, and role in promoting acute respiratory distress syndrome."

Vigna, G., Kruegel, C., (Computer Science), $2,233,928, DN Office Of Naval Research (ONR), "CC*DNI DIBBs: Data Analysis and Management Building Blocks for Multi-Campus Cyberinfrastructure through Cloud Federation."

Weber, R. (Communication), Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies, $119,664, University of Southern California, "Moral Foundations of Movies. Examining the Virtuous Content and Financial Performance of Popular Films."

Weimbs, T. (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology), Neuroscience Research Institute, $1,381,500, NIH Diabetes, Digestive & Kidney Diseases, National Institute Of, "Role of renal crystal deposition in the progression of polycystic kidney disease."

Young, A. (Physics), California Nanosystems Institute, $761,043, National Science Foundation-NSF, "CAREER: Correlated Topological States in van der Waals Bilayers."

 

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