Grants and Contracts Awarded in November, 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

Animal Science

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Campos-Chillon, Fernando
Establishment of Bovine Embryo SNiP Analysis Technology at Cal Poly
CSU - Agricultural Research Institute
13-061
$3,340
07/01/12 - 06/30/14
Livingston, Kimberly
Evaluation of Danisco Product A and B in a 56-day Ross 708 study on performance, carcass quality, and immune function
DuPont Industrial Biosciences, Danisco (UK) Limited
13-270
$93,331
09/01/13 - 01/31/14

BioResource and Agricultural Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Burt, Charles
Central Asia irrigation efficiency
World Bank Group
13-120
$4,000
12/21/12 - 12/31/13

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
$12,000
01/01/13 - 12/31/13

College of Engineering

Civil & Environmental Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Pal, Nirupam
Task #11: Cleaning and remediation of drill cutting mud by soil washing followed by bioremediation
BiOWiSH Technologies Inc
14-085
$44,327
10/01/13 - 06/30/14
Pal, Nirupam
Task #12: Product development and product testing for wastewater and agronomy
BiOWiSH Technologies Inc
14-086
$46,113
10/01/13 - 07/15/14

Electrical Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Dolan, Dale
High efficiency portable air conditioner (with 3 phase motor)
U.S. Dept of Energy via Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (University of California)
14-021
$22,242
09/06/13 - 07/31/14
Prodanov, Vladimir
Smart Strip: Smart Sensing Power Bar
U.S. Dept of Energy via Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (University of California)
14-019
$15,000
09/06/13 - 07/31/14

Materials Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Harding, Trevor
Task #6 - Effects of silicon content in electrochemical corrosion resistance of carbon steel
Chevron Energy Technology Co.
14-105
$3,500
11/01/13 - 06/15/14

Mechanical Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
McFarland, Lee
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
FMC Technologies-Schilling Robotics. LLC
14-149
$3,000
10/01/13 - 06/30/14
Meagher, James M
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering)
Oceanit
14-185
$3,000
10/01/13 - 06/30/14

College of Science & Mathematics

Biological Sciences

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Keil, David
Collaborative Proposal: Harnessing the Power of Herbarium Specimens to Understand the Changing Flora of a Biodiversity Hotspot in Peril
National Science Foundation (BRC) via University of California Santa Barbara
09-332
$10,407
09/01/10 - 08/31/14
White, Crow
Ecosystem thresholds and indicators for marine spatial planning
Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation via University of California, Santa Barbara
13-357
$34,278
09/01/13 - 08/31/16

Chemistry and Biochemistry

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Zhang, Shanju
Surfactant-Induced Multiscale Assembly of Aqueous Conjugated Polymers
American Chemical Society - Petroleum Research Fund - Undergraduate Research
13-217
$65,000
03/01/14 - 08/31/17

College of Science & Mathematics

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Wendt, Dean
Comprehensive assessment of marine coatings
U.S. Dept of the Navy, Office of Naval Research
12-136
$25,000
01/01/12 - 12/31/14
Wendt, Dean
Investigations into the Settlement and Attachment of Biofouling Marine Invertebrates
U.S. Dept of the Navy, Office of Naval Research
12-137
$25,000
02/01/12 - 01/31/15

Total Awards in November, 2013: 16 Projects, $409,538