Grants and Contracts Awarded in April, 2013

Listed by College, Department and PI


Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences
Architecture & Env Design
Business
Engineering
Liberal Arts
Science & Mathematics
Student Affairs
Other


College of Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences

Agribusiness

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Hurley, Sean
Economic Feasibility of a Biological Wastewater Treatment System for California Dairies
Sustainable Conservation
13-268
$47,522
03/01/13 - 09/30/15

Food Science & Nutrition

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Coleman, Brandon
Banana-based frozen fruit product formulation
Shiffman Consulting, Inc.
12-361
$1,219
06/25/12 - 06/30/13
Lathrop, Amanda
Acquisition of Analytical Equipment To Improve Research Capabilities and Student Education in Food Safety and Food Analysis
Southern California Institute of Food Technologists Section (SCiftS)
13-209
$15,075
06/01/13 - 03/31/14

Horticulture & Crop Science

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Brown, J Wyatt
Development of a Post-harvest Wash Treatment To Extend the Shelf-Life of Ready-To-Eat Strawberries and Inhibit Microbial Growth
Naturipe Berry Growers, Inc.
13-254
$14,964
02/01/13 - 06/30/13

College of Business

Economics

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Hamilton, Stephen
The impact of AB32 on the competitiveness of California food-processing industries
California Air Resources Board
13-163
$249,983
03/01/13 - 08/31/14

College of Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Abercromby, Kira
Refurbishment of the micro VCM equipment
Nasa via Jet Propulsion Lab
13-231
$3,493
04/10/13 - 09/13/13

Civil & Environmental Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Nelson, Yarrow M.
Testing the efficacy of the fermentation of food waste for the production of fuel ethanol
Diversified Ethanol Inc.
13-173
$3,900
04/15/13 - 10/01/13

Mechanical Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Mello, Joseph D.
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Vetel Diagnostics
13-316
$2,500
09/01/12 - 08/31/13

College of Liberal Arts

Graphic Communication

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Levenson, Harvey
Confidential
Confidential
11-158
$24,995
11/01/10 - 06/30/13

College of Science & Mathematics

Biological Sciences

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Clement, Sandra
Characterization of protein phosphatase interactions with the mRNA binding protein tristetraprolin
CSUPERB: Faculty-Student Collaborative Research: New Investigator
13-197
$14,718
07/01/13 - 12/31/14
Clement, Sandra
Investigating the role of 14-3-3 in the p38 MAP kinase-dependent inactivation of TTP, a key mRNA binding protein regulating cytokine gene expression in mammalian cells
CSUPERB: Presidents' Commission Scholars Grant Program
13-241
$6,000
05/01/13 - 10/01/13
Hardy, Kristin
Impacts of 4-nonlyphenol on immunocompetence and disease susceptibility in Pacific oysters, Crassostrea gigas
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration via California Sea Grant
12-254
$39,999
02/01/13 - 01/31/14
Ruttenberg, Benjamin
Barbuda Blue Halo Initiative
Waitt Foundation
13-111
$23,000
04/01/13 - 07/31/13
Taylor, Emily
Additional Characterization of the Ecology of the Southern Pacific Rattlesnake (Crotalus oreganus helleri) on Vandenberg Air Force Base
U.S. Dept of the Air Force, Vandenberg Air Force Base
13-317
$8,925
04/15/13 - 09/30/13
Tomanek, Lars
Signaling mechanisms in the crustacean molting gland
National Science Foundation via Colorado State University
13-006
$30,742
03/15/13 - 02/28/17

Physics

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Holtzapple, Robert
RUI: Cornell Electron-Positron Storage Ring Beam Physics Research at the California Polytechnic State University at San Luis Obispo
National Science Foundation (RUI)
11-086
$90,000
05/15/11 - 04/30/12

Other

University Police Department

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Cramer, Marlene
Homeland Security Grant Program for 2010-11: Increasing Secure Critical Infastructure
U.S. Dept of Homeland Security via CA Emergency Management Agency via CSU Chancellor's Office
11-049
$25,625
02/27/13 - 04/30/13

Total Awards in April, 2013: 17 Projects, $602,660