Grants and Contracts Awarded in September, 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

BioResource and Agricultural Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Burt, Charles
Reducing energy use and optimizing operations at Seven Rivers well field in the Pecos River Basin
State of New Mexico, Interstate Stream Commission
14-059
$50,000
09/15/13 - 06/30/14

Food Science & Nutrition

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Nazmi, Aydin
FoodCorps program evaluation: Food security
AmeriCorps via FoodCorps, Inc.
13-314
$22,520
06/01/13 - 10/31/14

Natural Resources Management & Environmental Sciences

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Piirto, Douglas
McIntire-Stennis Forestry Research Program (2012-2013)
U.S. Dept of Agriculture (NIFA)
13-182
$3,045
10/01/12 - 09/30/13
Vaughan, Karen
Quantification of outcomes generated using multi-scale geomorphic classification systems in predictive and update modes of digital soil mapping
U.S. Dept of Agriculture - NRCS
14-039
$49,208
09/25/13 - 09/30/15

College of Architecture & Env Design

City & Regional Planning

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Clark, Chris
Guadalupe General Plan Assistance
City of Guadalupe
14-061
$5,000
09/01/13 - 06/30/14
Del Rio Nascimento, Vicente
California Circle area vision plan
City of Milpitas
14-073
$13,300
09/23/13 - 01/31/14
Nuworsoo, Cornelius
San Juan Bautista draft general plan
City of San Juan Bautista
14-043
$36,000
09/01/13 - 06/30/14

College of Business

Accounting

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Cerf, Douglas
Gates-Gregg Transmission Project economic benefits report
Pacific Gas & Electric Company
14-053
$2,800
09/15/13 - 10/31/13

College of Engineering

Aerospace Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
DeTurris, Dianne
Confidential
Lockheed Martin
14-032
$74,007
09/15/13 - 09/14/14
Puig-Suari, Jordi
IDIQ Task Assignment TA9-018: Poly-Picosatellite Orbital Deployer (P-POD) Electro-Magnetic Interference (EMI) Shielding Improvement Project: Phase 2 Finalize and Qualify Design
NASA - Kennedy Space Center
14-020
$106,621
08/01/13 - 03/15/14

Civil & Environmental Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Nelson, Yarrow M.
Phytoremediation study for the Santa Susana field laboratory
DOE via CDM Federal Programs Corporation
13-261
$35,000
05/03/13 - 12/31/14
Nelson, Yarrow M.
Bioremediation study for the Santa Susana field laboratory
DOE via CDM Federal Programs Corporation
13-262
$35,000
05/03/13 - 12/31/14
Nelson, Yarrow M.
Natural attenuation study for the Santa Susana field laboratory
DOE via CDM Federal Programs Corporation
13-263
$28,695
05/03/13 - 12/31/14

Electrical Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Slivovsky, Lynne
Industry Supported Senior Project - UGV/UAV Teaming-5D Overwatch kit
5D Robotics
14-002
$3,000
09/18/13 - 09/17/14

Mechanical Engineering

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Birdsong, Charles
Low cost collision avoidance system
Gas Technology Institute via Operatons Technology Development NFP
13-304
$112,368
07/01/13 - 06/30/14

College of Liberal Arts

Philosophy

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Lin, Patrick
SBE: Small: Collaborative: Safeguarding Cyberspace with Ethical Rules for Cyberwarfare
National Science Foundation (SaTC)
13-142
$52,075
10/01/13 - 09/30/16

College of Science & Mathematics

Biological Sciences

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Tomanek, Lars
Signaling mechanisms in the crustacean molting gland
National Science Foundation via Colorado State University
13-006
$41,421
03/15/13 - 02/28/17
White, Crow
Maximizing the value of offshore aquaculture development in the context of multiple ocean uses
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration via California Sea Grant via UC Santa Barbara
13-358
$34,430
09/01/13 - 08/31/14

Chemistry and Biochemistry

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Neff, Grace Ann
Central coast science project 2013-2014
U.S. Dept of Education via University of California, Office of the President - California Science Project
13-253
$14,465
07/01/13 - 06/30/14

Physics

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Bennert, Vardha
RUI: The Origin of the Black Hole Mass Scaling Relations
National Science Foundation (RUI)
13-071
$70,504
09/01/13 - 08/31/17

College of Student Affairs

Student Life & Leadership

PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Project Dates
Harkins, Joy
California's VIP (Volunteer Infrastructure Program) Fellows and Leaders 2013-14
Corporation for National and Community Service (AmeriCorps) via Napa County Office of Education
14-058
$150,434
09/09/13 - 07/09/14

Total Awards in September, 2013: 21 Projects, $939,893