Grants and Contracts Awarded in July, 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
Cai, Xiaowei
Determinants of California agricultural land values
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
14-047
$30,000
07/01/13 - 06/30/16
Higgins, Lindsey
Pilot economic stochastic simulation model for small- to medium-sized wineries
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
14-049
$5,000
07/01/13 - 06/30/16
Hurley, Sean
Peer review of Chloropicrin ban study produced by Goodhue, et al.
California Strawberry Commission
14-011
$2,769
07/01/13 - 08/31/13

Animal Science

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Livingston, Kimberly
New Investigator funding: Evaluation of the probiotics and prebiotics on pullet and laying hen performance
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
14-050
$20,000
07/01/13 - 06/30/15
Livingston, Kimberly
Seed funding to research the macrophage clearance of salmonella enteritidus when pre-treated with prebiotics and probiotics in vitro
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
14-051
$5,000
07/01/13 - 06/30/14

BioResource and Agricultural Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Burt, Charles
Improved Management of Agricultural Irrigation Canal Deliveries
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute (Systemwide)
11-159
$75,260
07/01/11 - 06/30/13
Howes, Daniel
Improving Flow Measurement Accuracy at Farm Delivery Gates in California
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute (Systemwide)
12-140
$135,354
07/01/12 - 06/30/14
Styles, Stuart
Irrigation Evaluation Program 2013-2016
CA Dept of Water Resources
13-141
$223,500
07/01/13 - 06/30/16

Dairy Science

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Jimenez-Flores, Rafael
Production of novel ingredients with modified biological activity from the partial hydrolysis of milk protein under supercritical (SC)-CO2.
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
13-056
$56,760
07/01/12 - 06/30/15
Lascano, Gustavo
Improving the efficiency of nitrogen utilization in growing precision fed dairy heifers by altered rumen protein degradability.
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
13-045
$20,000
07/01/12 - 06/30/14

Food Science & Nutrition

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Choudhury, Gour
Green Approaches to Reduce Water Use and Discharge Salinity in California Winery and Food Processing Cleaning Operations
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute (Systemwide)
12-141
$150,000
07/01/12 - 06/30/15
Hall, Laura
Effects of Pistachio Feedings on Body Composition, Bone Density and Erythrocyte Membrane Incorporation of Fatty Acids
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
13-138
$20,000
07/01/12 - 06/30/14
Lammert, Amy
Hedonic Test of Algal Flour Containing Products: Three Cookies
Solazyme Roquette Nutritionals LLC
13-192
$6,520
01/15/13 - 05/30/13

Natural Resources Management & Environmental Sciences

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Surfleet, Christopher
Seed funding for research on the hydrologic response of meadow restoration in the Sierra Nevada Mountains
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
14-052
$5,000
07/01/13 - 06/30/14

Recreation, Parks, & Tourism Administration

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Hendricks, William
2012 California Public Opinions and Attitudes Survey on Outdoor Recreation
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
13-051
$13,124
07/01/12 - 06/30/14

College of Architecture & Env Design

City & Regional Planning

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Conn, W. David
2013 California state multi-hazard mitigation plan revision - SMART field work
California Emergency Management Agency
14-007
$26,666
07/15/13 - 12/31/15

College of Business

Accounting

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Sperow, Elisabeth
Cal Poly Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (2013)
Internal Revenue Service - (LITC)
12-280
$45,000
01/01/13 - 12/31/13

Industrial Technology

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
York, Jonathan
Coleman Foundation Faculty Entrepreneurship Fellowship - 2013
The Coleman Foundation
13-307
$26,000
07/23/13 - 06/30/14

College of Engineering

Biomedical and General Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Clague, David
ARC Task 099-S.1 Subtask: Smartphones and Lateral Flow & Paper-Microfluidic Assays : Characterization and Improvement of Limits of Detection (LOD)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) via UC Santa Cruz, University Affiliated Research Cntr.
13-331
$5,102
05/01/13 - 08/31/13

Civil & Environmental Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Lundquist, Trygve
Development and documentation of sludge clean-out methods for tidal flow wetlands
Living Machine Systems, L3C
14-015
$15,000
07/01/13 - 09/30/13

Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Pan, Jianbiao
Mark ink testing - environmentally improved formulation
Raytheon Company
13-347
$17,766
06/01/13 - 05/30/14

Mechanical Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Niku, Saeed
Industry Supported Student Project (Mechanical Engineering)
Michael Goren
14-036
$5,000
10/01/12 - 09/30/13

College of Liberal Arts

Modern Languages

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Kennelly, Brian
Gay counter-acculturation
San Luis Obispo County Community Foundation
14-016
$1,000
04/01/13 - 10/31/13

College of Science & Mathematics

Biological Sciences

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Taylor, Emily
NIH-NIGMS Bridges to the Baccalaureate Program
National Institutes of Health via Allan Hancock College
08-183
$9,335
09/30/08 - 08/31/14
Wendt, Dean
Barnacle attachment testing
Teledyne Scientific
11-025
$14,190
08/31/10 - 12/31/13

Chemistry and Biochemistry

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Zhang, Shanju
EAGER: RUI: Vertically aligned bulk heterojunctions by combining screen printing and lyotropic liquid crystal processing
National Science Foundation (EAGER - RUI)
13-324
$99,906
08/01/13 - 11/30/14

Kinesiology

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Phelan, Suzanne
Prevention of Postpartum Weight Retention in Low Income WIC Women
National Institutes of Health (R01)
11-111
$578,280
07/01/11 - 06/30/16

Physics

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Christiansen, Jodi
RUI: Analysis of TeV Gamma-rays from AGN and Dark Matter
National Science Foundation (RUI)
11-087
$64,921
09/01/11 - 08/31/14

College of Student Affairs

Student Academic Services

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Margarito, Cesar
Student Support Services for Low-Income, First-Generation and Disabled Students (2010-2015)
U.S. Dept of Education
10-116
$274,193
09/01/10 - 08/31/15

Total Awards in July, 2013: 29 Projects, $1,950,646