To UCSB Site Back to Office of Research Main Page To Office of Research Main Page
ToolboxResearcher's Toolbox Seminar CalendarSeminar Calendar Print PreviewPrint Version

Content

October Contract and Grant Awards

Data provided by Office of Research. “()” represent investigators’ home departments when those are different from the administering unit.

Abu-Omar, M., Chemistry & Biochemistry, $125,000, UC Berkeley, “Time-Released Options for Water Treatment.”

Alizadeh, M., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $120,000, Oregon State University, “S&CC-IRG Track 2: Smart & Connected Kids for Sustainable Energy Communities.”

Banerjee, K., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $129,483, Japan Science and Technology Corporation (Japan), “Performance Improvement and Exploring the Application of Two-Dimensional TMDC Complementary MISFETs by applying LSI Process.”

Barandiaran, J. (Global and International Studies), Damluji, M.N. (Film Studies), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $225,000, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, “Energy Justice in Global Perspective.”

Beltz, G.E. (Mechanical Engineering), Castellanos, M.L. (Campus Outreach Initiatives), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $600,000, UC Mesa Program, “UCSB 2017-2020 MESA Schools Program.”

Blackwell, A.D. (Anthropology), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $260,000, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology, “Behavioral Flexibility in an Invasive Species: Functions, Mechanisms, Invasion Ecology, and Genetics.”

Bowers, J.E., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $40,000, Morton Photonics, “Integrable high-performance analog optical modulators.”

Costello, C.J. (Donald Bren School of Environmental Science & Management), Marine Science Institute, $47,870, Nature Conservancy, “TASK 17: Technical training in the Economics of Fisheries Management for Mexican decision makers.”

Dogic, Z., Physics, $110,000, U.S.-Israel Binational Science Foundation, “Designing reconfigurable flagella-based polymeric Materials.”

Garcia, M. (Chicana and Chicano Studies), Chicano Studies Institute, $1,500, UC Mexus, “The Sal Castro Memorial Bi-Annual Conference on the Emerging Historiography of the Chicano Movement.”

Goard, M. (Molecular, Cellular & Developmental Biology), Theogarajan, L. (Electrical & Computer Engineering), neuroscience research institute, $723,398, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, “Neurotechnology Hub: Nemonic: Next-generation multiphoton neuroimaging consortium.”

Goulias, K.G., Geography, $610,000, ITALCONSULT, “Qatar Activity-Based Model Framework: Development of QATAR ABM.”

Jacobs, E., Psychological & Brain Sciences, $69,761, Brain and Behavior Research Foundation, “Characterizing sex differences in dopamine neurotransmission in humans: A pharmacological raclopride/FMT PET study.”

Janowicz, K., Clarke, K.C. (Earth Science), Geography, $63,937, George Mason University, “Siemens NSF spatiotemporal innovation center membership.”

Levi, C.G., Materials, $440,000, Questek Innovations, “Materials Genome Tools to Accelerate CMAS-resistant Thermal Barrier Coating (TBC) Design for Aero-Turbine Application.”

Liu, A.Y. (English), Douglass, J.H. (English), Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, $1,100,000, Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, “WhatEvery1Says.”

Love, M.S., Bull, A., Marine Science Institute, $64,155, Exxon Mobil Upstream Research Company, “Worldwide Oil and Gas Platform Decommissioning: A Review of Practices and Reefing Options.”

McMeeking, R.M. (Mechanical Engineering), Materials, $50,000, National Science Foundation, “I-Corps Fall Cohort 2017- Nama Development.”

Menard, G., Chemistry & Biochemistry, $55,000, UC Cancer Research Coordinating Committee, “Vanadocene Phosphates: ROS Generation and Cancer Therapeutic.”

Michaelsen, J.C. (Geography), Stratton, E., Earth Research Institute (CCBER), $350,000, Cal Resource Agency/Miscellaneous Agencies, “North Campus Open Space Coastal Habitat Enhancement Program.”

Plaxco, K.W. (Chemistry & Biochemistry), Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies, $281,656, Diagnostic Biochips, Inc., “Continuous In Vivo Acetylcholine Monitoring with Electrochemical Aptamer-Based Sensors.”

Plaxco, K.W., Chemistry & Biochemistry, $99,529, Aptatek Biosciences, Inc., “E-AB sensors for the point-of-care quantification of phenylalanine.”

Robertson, E.B. (History of Art & Architecture), Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, $170,111, Terra Foundation for American Art, “Chiura Obata: A California Modern.”

Schneider, B.E. (Sociology), Charity Hudley, A.H. (Linguistics), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $1,161,320, ED U.S. Department of Education Miscellaneous Agencies, “The UCSB McNair Scholars Program.”

Schow, C.L., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $40,500, Freedom Photonics Llc, “High-Speed Free-Space Optical Link for Cryogenic Focal Plane Array Read-Out.”

Sharkey, J. (Department of Counseling, Clinical, and School Psychology), Gevirtz Graduate School of Education, $105,000, Santa Barbara County, “Evaluation of Veterans Entering Treatment Services: An Enhancement and Expansion of the Veterans Treatment Court.”

Shukla, S., Geography, $40,000, UC San Diego, “Constructing Climate Resilient Communities, Landscapes, and Coasts in California and Nevada.”

Siegel, D.A. (Geography), Nelson, N.B., Earth Research Institute, $1,336,256, NASA Miscellaneous Centers, “Synthesizing Optically- and Carbon Export-Relevant Particle Size Distributions for the EXPORTS Field Campaign.”

Siegel, D.A. (Geography), Earth Research Institute, $3,955,297, NASA Miscellaneous Centers, “Synthesizing Optically- and Carbon Export-Relevant Particle Size Distributions for the EXPORTS Field Campaign.”

Siegel, D.A. (Geography), Nelson, N.B., Earth Research Institute, $928,165, NASA Miscellaneous Centers, “Synthesizing Optically- and Carbon Export-Relevant Particle Size Distributions for the EXPORTS Field Campaign.”

Squires, T. (Chemical Engineering), Materials research laboratory, $566,136, DOW Chemical Company, “Project 8: Fundamentals of Emulsion Stability.”

Stratton, E., Earth Research Institute (CCBER), $75,000, Goleta West Sanitary District, “North Campus Open Space (NCOS) Public Access Implementation Project.”

Strukov, D., Electrical & Computer Engineering, $99,981, Samsung, “Mixed-Signal Artificial Neural Networks Based on Flash Memory for Fast and Energy-Efficient Computation.”

Van der Ven, A., Levi, C.G., Materials, $1,200,000, National Science Foundation, “DMREF: GOALI: Integrated framework for Design of Evolving Alloy-Oxide Heterostructures.”

Yan, X., Computer Science, $180,835, Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd., “Machine learning algorithm selection for storage resource management.”

Young, H.S. (Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology), Marine Science Institute, $9,238, UC Davis, “LTREB Renewal: Collaborative Research: Scaling up and scaling out at the Kenya Long-term Exclosure Experiment (KLEE).”

Zhang, L., Chemistry & Biochemistry, $1,122,222, National Institutes of Health, “Insertion Into Unactivated/Deactivated C(sp3)-H Bonds Enabled by Oxidatively Generated, Highly Reactive a-Oxo Gold Carbenes: A Safe Non-Diazo yet More Potent Approach.”

Zok, F.W., Levi, C.G., Materials, $420,000, Siemens (Incl U.S. Subsidiaries) (Germany), “High Temperature Oxide Composites and Coatings.”

Office of Research, UC Santa Barbara | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use
Copyright © 2010-2017 The Regents of the University of California, All Rights Reserved. | UCSB website
View Site Map | Accessibility