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April 2011 Contract and Grant Awards

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Archuleta, R.J. (Earth Science), Earth Research Institute, $60,000, UC Berkeley, "Peer NGA-East Finite Fault Simulations."

Bazan, G.C. (Chemistry & Biochemistry), Center for Polymers & Organic Solids, $100,000, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, "Design of Microorganisms with Semiconducting Membranes for Sanitary Waste Remediation."

Billeci Hajda, C., Arts & Lectures, $30,000, National Endowment for the Arts, "Viva el Arte de Santa Barbara."

Carvalho, L. (Geography), Jones, C., Earth Research Institute, $30,000, National Science Foundation, "Decadal Variability of the American Monsoons: An Assessment of CMIP5 Simulations."

Cooper, D., Mathematics, $119,680, National Science Foundation, "FRG: Collaborative Research: Deformation Spaces of Geometric Structures."

D'Antonio, C.M. (Environmental Studies Program), Stahlheber, K.A. (Environmental Studies Program), Marine Science Institute, $13,163, National Science Foundation, "Dissertation Research: Islands of Invasion: Savanna Oak Trees and Plant Community Structure in California Grasslands."

Darian-Smith, E. (Global and International Studies), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $127,774, National Science Foundation, "New Indian Wars:  The Challenge of Indigenous Sovereignty."

Davis, F.W. (Bren School of Environmental Science & Management), Stoms, D.M., Earth Research Institute, $383,787, California Energy Commission, "Cumulative Biological Impacts Framework for Solar Energy Projects in the California Desert."

Davis, F.W., Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, $100,410, Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation, "Doris Duke Conservation Fellows Program - 2011."

Denbaars, S.P., Materials, $20,000, Transphorm, Inc., "Epitaxial Growth Development of GaN Material Including p Type Layers."

Dunne, T. (Bren School of Environmental Science & Management), Bray, E.N. (Institute for Computational Earth System Science), Earth Research Institute, $102,876, UC Sea Grant College Program, "Effect of Direct and Interactive Disturbances of the Streamflow Regime of the Middle San Joaquin River on Key Instream Abiotic Drivers of Chinook Salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha) Habitat."

Fredrickson, G.H. (Chemical Engineering), Material Research Laboratory, $39,995, Sandia National Laboratories, "Morphology Development During Solvent Evaporation in Thin Polymer Films."

Giddings, S.B., Marolf, D.M., Physics, $60,862, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, "Locality and the Emergence of Space and Time."

Halpern, B.S., National Center for Ecological Analysis & Synthesis, $66,774, Third Sector New England, "TSNE Human Impacts Mapping."

Hampton, S., Marsh, D.M., National Center for Ecological Analysis & Synthesis, $23,668, National Science Foundation, "An Undergraduate Network for Analyzing Plant Invasion in U.S. National Wildlife Refuges - A Workshop Proposal."

Holden, P.A. (Bren School of Environmental Science & Management), Earth Research Institute, $584,231, Southern California Coastal Water Research Project Authority, "SIPP."

Jayich, A. (Physics), California NanoSystems Institute, $480,000, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, "Nanoscale Probe of Magnetism Based on Artificial Atoms in Diamond."

Keller, A.A. (Bren School of Environmental Science & Management), Earth Research Institute, $103,713, Ohio Water Development Authority, "Water Quality Modeling of the Ohio State Component of the Ohio River Basin Water Quality Trading Program."

Kolstad, C.D. (Economics), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $299,909, California Air Resources Board, "ARB Economics Fellowship Program."

Krechetnikov, R., Mechanical Engineering, $450,000, National Science Foundation, "CAREER: Self-Sustained Interfacial Motions: Dynamics, Instabilities, and Singularities."

Maritorena, S., Siegel, D.A. (Geography), Earth Research Institute, $394,815, National Aeronautics & Space Administration Shared Services Center, "From UV to Fluorescence, a Semi-Analytical Ocean Color Model for MODIS and Beyond."

Meiburg, E.H., Mechanical Engineering, $299,881, National Science Foundation, "Formation and Evolution of Sediment Waves: Integration of Quantitative Modeling and Field Observations."

Nelson, N.B., Siegel, D.A. (Geography), Earth Research Institute, $677,807, National Aeronautics & Space Administration, "Bermuda Bio-Optics Project: Enhancement of Measurements for New Ocean Color Applications."

Ohlmann, C., Earth Research Institute, $37,450, UC Los Angeles, "Improving the Understanding of Submesoscale Eddies, Fronts, and Filaments with Coincident Satellite, In Situ, and Aircraft Measurements."

Polchinski, J.G., Physics, $54,329, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, "Gauge/Gravity Duality and the Emergence of Time and Space."

Roof, W.C. (Religious Studies), Moore, K. (Religious Studies), Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, $287,288, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, "Religion in the United States: Pluralism and Public Presence."

Saleh, O.A., Materials, $266,206, National Institutes of Health-National Institute of General Medical Sciences, "A Micromechanical Approach to Chromosome Structure."

Schimel, J.P. (Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology), Sistla, S.A. (Ecology, Evolution & Marine Biology), Earth Research Institute, $15,000, National Science Foundation, "Dissertation Research: Exploring the Impacts of Long-Term Warming on Arctic Soils: Linking Microbial Communities with Seasonal Biogeochemical Dynamics."

Squires, T., Chemical Engineering, $38,331, Procter & Gamble Company, "Measurement and Characterization of Weak Yield Stress Materials."

Stucky, G.D. (Chemistry & Biochemistry), California NanoSystems Institute, $115,800, Arnold and Mabel Beckman Foundation, "The 2011 Beckman Scholars Program."

Suh, S., Bren School of Environmental Science & Management, $483,507, National Institute for Food and Agriculture/USDA, "Sustainable Pathways to Achieving Biofuels Policy Goals."

Wan, Z., Earth Research Institute, $406,523, National Aeronautics & Space Administration Shared Services Center, "Science Data Analysis Including TIR BRDF Retrieval for Improvements of the MODIS Land-Surface Temperature/Emissivity Products in Long-Term Accuracy and Consistency."

Wilson, G.D. (Anthropology), Vanderwarker, A. (Anthropology), Institute for Social, Behavioral, & Economic Research, $270,000, National Science Foundation, "Collaborative Research - Living with War: The Impacts of Chronic Violence on Everyday Life in the Central Illinois River Valley."

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