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April 2008

April Awards Received:
11 totalling $5,667,915.70
April Proposals Submitted:
37 from 34 Principal Investigators
FY08 Year-to-Date Active Sponsored Projects:
597 as of April 30, 2008
FY08 Year-to-Date Active Investigators:
237 as of April 30, 2008

Awards Received in April 2008

External funding awards listed on this page are drawn from database records maintained in the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. An award is recorded as “received” on the date when the UM Accounting Office notifies the Principal Investigator (PI) and the ORSP that a grant account has been established for the project.

PI Name PI Department/Unit Sponsor Name Proposal Title Co-PI Name/s
Aranchuk, VyacheslavJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsMetroLaser, Inc./U.S, Department of DefenseOptical System for Identification of Friend or Foe
Cheng, AlexanderCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of AgricultureErosion Control Technology for Levees and Streambanks, and Determination of Sediment-Transport Rates in Diffused and Concentrated Flows
Eftink, MauriceGraduate SchoolNational Science FoundationAlliance for Graduate Education in Mississippi (AGEM)
Goulet, TamarBiologyNational Science FoundationCAREER: Octocoral Algal Symbioses-the Future of Caribbean Coral Reefs?
Lawhead, Pamela BComputer and Information SciencesU.S. Army Corps of EngineersAn Investigation of Terrain Reasoning for Casualty Collection Points
Oakley, CharlotteNational Food Service Management InstituteJohn S. Stalker Institute of Food and NutritionHealthy Cuisine for Kids in Massachusetts
Oakley, CharlotteNational Food Service Management InstituteU.S. Department of AgricultureNFSMI FY 2008 Grant
Seiner, JohnJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsCombustion Research and Flow Technology Inc./US Air Force Research LaboratoryEnhanced Acoustical Environment for Modern Weapons Bays - SBIR Phase 1 AF073-087
Seiner, JohnJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsCRAFT Tech/NASA Glenn Research CenterTurbulent Scalar Transport Model Validation for High Speed Propulsive Flows
Shariat-Madar, ZiaeddinPharmacologyPfizer, Inc.Evaluation of the Physiologic Effects of FXIa Inhibitors Possessing Plasma Kallikrein Activity
Wilkin, Noel ECenter for Pharmaceutical Marketing and ManagementInternational Academy of Compounding Pharmacists FoundationThe Role and Value of Compounded Prescription MedicationsBanahan, Benjamin
Lobb, William

Proposals Submitted in April 2008

External funding proposals listed on this page are drawn from database records maintained in the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs. A proposal is recorded as “submitted” on the date when the approval signature of the University’s Authorizing Institutional Representative is affixed.

PI Name PI Department/Unit Sponsor Name Co-PI Name/s
Avery, Mitchell AMedicinal ChemistryCenters for Disease Control and PreventionCutler, Stephen
Banahan, BenjaminCenter for Pharmaceutical Marketing and ManagementCenters for Medicare and Medicaid ServicesLobb, William
Pace, Patrick
Wilkin, Noel E
Beason, KimHealth, Exercise Science and Recreation ManagementU.S. Forest Service
Bell, Deborah HSchool of LawMississippi Bar Foundation/IOLTA Program
Byrd, H JosephPharmacy PracticeMississippi State Hospital
Carithers, TeresaNutrition and Hospitality ManagementMississippi Center for Health Policy Research/Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Chambers, JamesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsViking, Inc.Hickey, Craig
Cheng, AlexanderCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of Agriculture
Clancy, ThomasNational Center for Justice and Rule of LawMississippi State University/U.S. Department of Justice
Cremaldi, Lucien MPhysics and AstronomyFermi National Accelerator Laboratory/U.S. Department of Energy
Cremaldi, Lucien MPhysics and AstronomyUniversity of Notre Dame/National Science Foundation
Cutler, StephenMedicinal ChemistryNational Center for Research Resources
Davidson, Gregg RGeology and Geological EngineeringU.S. Department of Agriculture
Eftink, MauriceGraduate SchoolNational Science FoundationHoeksema, Jason
Hutchcraft, Elliott
Rhodes, Philip
Wadkins, Randy Mack
Gabrynowicz, JoanneNational Center for Remote Sensing, Air and Space LawThe U.S.-China Legal Cooperation Fund
Holland, Marjorie MBiologyU.S. Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research ServiceHighsmith, Ray
Hollis, KeithChemistry and BiochemistryNational Science FoundationChen, Wei-Yin
Godfrey, Murrell
Hammer, Nathan
Tschumper, Gregory S
Kim, YounghoonNutrition and Hospitality ManagementOxford Convention and Visitors BureauRuetzler, Tanya
Taylor, Jim
Liebenberg, AndreFinanceDeep South Center for Occupational Health and Safety/National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
Maginnis, P TobinComputer and Information SciencesHonda
McClendon, KatiePharmacy PracticeMississippi Institute for Improvement of Geographic Minority HealthRoss, Leigh Ann
McConnell, GermainSchool of EducationMississippi Commission for Volunteer Service/Corporation for National and Community Service
Metcalf, MichaelPublic Policy LeadershipU.S. Department of Education
Oakley, CharlotteNational Food Service Management InstituteJohn S. Stalker Institute of Food and Nutrition
Oakley, CharlotteSchool of Applied SciencesDelta Health Initiative/US Department of Health and Human ServicesKnight, Kathy
Pasco, David SNational Center for Natural Products ResearchKorea Association of Small Business Innovation ResearchKhan, Ikhlas
Prasad, S NCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of Agriculture
Prasad, S NCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of Agriculture
Repka, Michael APharmaceuticsHealth Resources and Services AdministrationMajumdar, Soumyajit
Ross, SamirNational Center for Natural Products ResearchElSohly Laboratories/National Institutes of Health
Sabatier, JamesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research ServiceChambers, James
Hickey, Craig
Showalter Otts, StephanieMississippi Law Research InstituteUniversity of Southern Mississippi/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
Sukanek, PeterChemical EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Vaughan, James GMechanical EngineeringNorthrop Grumman Ship Systems, Inc.Lackey, Ellen
Waddell, DwightHealth, Exercise Science and Recreation ManagementSchering-Plough HealthCare Products, Inc.
Weber, EricPublic Policy LeadershipMississippi Humanities Council/National Endowment for the Humanities
Yang, YiPharmacy AdministrationNovo Nordisk, Inc.

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