Grants and Contracts Awarded in January, 2014

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

Dairy Science

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Farkye, Nana
Improving the Sensory Attributes of Low Sodium Mozzarella Cheese
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
12-053
$21,083
07/01/12 - 06/30/13

Food Science & Nutrition

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Coleman, Brandon
Development of pistachio-based chocolate product
Meridian Nut Growers, LLC
14-040
$1,705
08/01/13 - 02/14/14

Recreation, Parks, & Tourism Administration

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Goldenberg, Marni
Outcomes of participation in First Descents
Shur Farms
14-143
$500
01/15/14 - 02/15/14

College of Architecture & Env Design

Architectural Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Lawson, John
Report and design guide for rigid wall-flexible diaphragm buildings
National Institute of Building Sciences
14-139
$21,000
01/01/14 - 09/29/14

College of Business

Orfalea College of Business

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Cerf, Douglas
Cal Poly SBDC for Innovation 2012 (Jobs Bill Program) - 2011 carry forward funding
U.S. Small Business Administration (Jobs Bill Act) via UC Merced
12-371
$1,750
01/01/12 - 12/31/13

College of Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
DeTurris, Dianne
Confidential
Lockheed Martin
14-032
$98,158
09/15/13 - 09/14/15
Puig-Suari, Jordi
Light Sail 1 mission
Planetary Society via Stellar Explorations
10-037
$-95,760
04/01/10 - 07/31/11
Puig-Suari, Jordi
Cal Poly LightSail
Planetary Society
14-151
$80,000
12/01/13 - 08/30/15

Mechanical Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Harding, Sarah
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Wolfpack Gear, Inc.
14-200
$2,500
01/01/12 - 12/31/12
Meagher, James M
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Specialized Bicycle Components, Inc.
14-108
$3,000
01/01/14 - 09/30/14

College of Science & Mathematics

Physics

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Keller, John
Campus-Based Research Experiences for Future Science Teachers: Expanding the Participation of Underrepresented Students in STAR: 2014-2015: Repeated Internships in Multiple Environments
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
14-132
$100,000
02/01/14 - 01/31/16

Total Awards in January, 2014: 11 Projects, $233,936