List of Proposals Submitted 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

Agribusiness

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Hurley, Sean
NRI: A Technology and Market Feasibility Analysis of Utilizing Remote Sensing Imaging Mounted on an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Improving Decision Making on California Viticulture
National Science Foundation (NRI)
14-181
$832,121
1/1/15 - 12/31/17

Animal Science

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Campos-Chillon, Fernando
Cryopreservation and evaluation of epigenetic changes of in-vivo and in-vitro produced Jersey cattle embryos
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
14-184
$40,000
7/1/13 - 6/30/15

Natural Resources Management & Environmental Sciences

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Bisbing, Sarah
Southern Area Sudden Oak Death Monitoring Plan
U.S. Dept of Agriculture (Forest Service)
14-203
$33,236
8/1/14 - 7/31/15
Surfleet, Christopher
Hydrologic characteristics of summer stream temperatures in Little Creek and Scotts Creek at the Swanton Pacific Ranch
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
14-182
$40,000
7/1/13 - 6/30/15
Surfleet, Christopher
McIntire-Stennis - The hydrologic response of conifer removal for meadow restoration in the Sierra Nevada
U.S. Dept of Agriculture (NIFA)
14-209
$45,000
10/1/13 - 9/30/17

Wine and Viticulture

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Cooper, James
Evaluation of continuous flow vermicompost systems for use in conventional specialty crop production
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
14-183
$274,980
7/1/13 - 6/30/16

College of Architecture & Env Design

Architectural Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
McDaniel, Cole
Classroom shake-up
National Science Foundation (IUSE)
14-202
$173,449
7/1/14 - 6/30/17

College of Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Mehiel, Eric
FDSS: Integrating Space Science into the Cal Poly Aerospace Engineering Department and Astronautics Concentration: A New Tenure-Track Faculty Position
National Science Foundation (FDSS)
14-174
$1,078,963
9/1/14 - 8/31/19
Puig-Suari, Jordi
Cal Poly LightSail
Planetary Society
14-151
$125,000
12/1/13 - 8/30/15

Biomedical and General Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Pal, Saikat
Rapid quantification of bone anatomy from MRI
CSUPERB: New Investigator
14-204
$14,980
7/1/14 - 8/31/15

Civil & Environmental Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Muleta, Misgana
Collaborative Research - The Value of Rain: Social Benefit Cost Analysis of Rainwater Harvesting Programs
John Randolph Haynes Foundation via California State University, Long Beach
14-195
$65,981
9/1/14 - 8/31/17

Computer Science

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Wood, Zoe
MRI: RUI: Development of an Autonomous Mobile Receiver Array for Tracking Coastal Fish
National Science Foundation (MRI) via Harvey Mudd College
14-128
$98,002
9/1/14 - 8/31/17
Wood, Zoe
Junior High AspireIT Summer Camp
National Center for Women & Information Technology (NCWIT) at University of Colorado
14-222
$4,500
3/1/14 - 8/31/14

Electrical Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Dolan, Dale
EADS Battery Technology Review
Electricore, Inc.
14-123
$8,994
1/24/14 - 2/24/14
Dolan, Dale
EADS-CP-01: MEA failure simulations
European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS) Inc.
14-171
$19,991
12/15/13 - 8/30/14

Mechanical Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Chen, John
Does active learning build grit?
National Science Foundation (REAL)
14-109
$499,457
7/1/14 - 6/30/17
Chen, John
Collaborative Research: True Grit -- Active Learning and the Character Trait of Grit
National Science Foundation (REE)
14-179
$109,605
7/1/14 - 6/30/17
Davol, Andrew
Fee-for-Service Agreement, Mechanical Engineering Rapid Prototyping Lab
Various Sponsors
14-199
$0
1/1/14 - 12/31/14
Harding, Sarah
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Wolfpack Gear, Inc.
14-200
$2,500
1/1/12 - 12/31/12
Klisch, Stephen M.
Preliminary data for experimental and computational analyses of knee joint loading in weight control exercises
CSUPERB: Research Development Grant Program
14-194
$14,972
6/1/14 - 12/31/15
McFarland, Lee
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Tanimura & Antle
14-029
$3,000
10/1/13 - 6/30/14
McFarland, Lee
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
FMC Technologies-Schilling Robotics. LLC
14-149
$3,000
10/1/13 - 6/30/14
Meagher, James M
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Solar Turbines Incorporated
14-146
$3,000
10/1/13 - 6/30/14
Meagher, James M
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Oceanit
14-185
$3,000
10/1/13 - 6/30/14
Murray, William R
A simplified, highly-integrated upper-stage propulsion module with a thrust-vectoring nozzle
NASA-STTR via Innovative Engineering Solutions
14-178
$43,793
4/1/14 - 9/30/14
Schuster, Peter
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Medtronic, Inc..
14-141
$2,500
1/2/13 - 12/31/13
Schuster, Peter
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Medtronic, Inc..
14-142
$2,500
1/2/13 - 12/31/13

College of Liberal Arts

History

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Murphy, Kate
Scholars Award: Slaving science: natural knowledge and the British slave trade, 1660-1807
National Science Foundation (STS)
14-207
$152,726
9/1/14 - 6/30/17

Psychology & Child Development

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Caldwell, Roslyn
The Bakari© Mentoring Program at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo: A Prevention and Intervention Program for At-Risk Adolescents (2014-2015)
San Luis Obispo County (Community Based Organization/Preventive Health Grant Program)
14-197
$29,446
7/1/14 - 6/30/15

College of Science & Mathematics

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Ruttenberg, Benjamin
Parrotfish grazing on coral reefs: developing a conservation metric
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) via National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
14-216
$70,888
8/1/14 - 7/31/15

Biological Sciences

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Adams, Nikki
IOS Preliminary Proposal: PSS, IEP: RUI: Effects of ultraviolet radiation on maternal investment and the biochemistry of sea urchin eggs and embryos
National Science Foundation (IOS)
14-191
$0
-
Francis, Clinton
Preliminary Proposal: RUI: The costs of noise pollution: stress, behavior, and fitness
National Science Foundation (DEB)
14-213
$0
-
Francis, Clinton
Preliminary Proposal: Collaborative Research: RUI: Direct and indirect effects of natural sounds on the structure of vertebrate insectivore communities
National Science Foundation (DEB)
14-214
$0
-
Ruttenberg, Benjamin
Quantifying parrotfish grazing on coral reefs: developing a metric for management and conservation
NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program via Florida International University
14-176
$10,211
7/1/14 - 6/30/15
Tomanek, Lars
MRI: Acquisition of an ultra high resolution – quadrupole-time-of-flight (Q-ToF) mass spectrometer
National Science Foundation (MRI)
14-127
$842,540
8/1/14 - 7/31/17
Tomanek, Lars
IOS Preliminary Proposal: Collaborative Research: Elucidating the role of food availability on dynamic, multiscale signaling networks that regulate sirtuin-dependent stress tolerance in mussels
National Science Foundation (IOS)
14-196
$0
-

Chemistry and Biochemistry

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Fernando, Raymond
Handheld Paint Corrosion Sensor
Army - SBIR via Tanner Research, Inc.
14-198
$5,966
7/1/14 - 3/1/15

Kinesiology

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Tseng, Marilyn
A Biobehavioral Model of Diabetes Risk in Chinese Immigrants
National Institutes of Health (R01) via Fox Chase Cancer Center
14-190
$240,396
12/1/14 - 11/30/19

Physics

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Project Dates
Jasbinsek, John
MRI: Acquisition of Electrical Resistivity Imaging Equipment for Groundwater Studies in Central California
National Science Foundation (MRI)
14-125
$271,776
8/1/14 - 7/31/15
Keller, John
2014 STAR Program: Preparing Future Teachers through Mentored Marine Research Experiences
National Marine Sanctuary Foundation
14-189
$70,000
2/1/14 - 1/31/15
Keller, John
STEM Teacher and Researcher Program (STAR): Research Experiences for Pre-Service and Early Career Teachers
NASA
14-212
$0
8/1/14 - 12/31/19

Total Proposals Submitted in January, 2014: 41 Proposals, $5,236,473 Requested