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April 2010

April Awards Received:
25 totalling $6,245,331.47
April Proposals Submitted:
43 from 39 Principal Investigators
FY10 Year-to-Date Active Sponsored Projects:
577 as of April 30, 2010
FY10 Year-to-Date Active Investigators:
277 as of April 30, 2010

Awards Received in April 2010

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
Angle, TimothyDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationInstitutions of Higher Learning/Gear UP Mississippi/U.S. Dept of EducationSummer College Exploration and Math Academy
Barlow, AngelaCurriculum and InstructionPhil Hardin Foundation2010 MAMTE State-wide Symposium
Cavaglia, MarcoPhysics and AstronomyNational Science FoundationMississippi Participation in LIGOs Search for Gravitational Waves
Dyer, DonaldModern LanguagesNational Security AgencyMississippi StarTalk 4
ElSohly, MahmoudNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institute on Drug AbuseProduction, Analysis and Distribution of Cannabis, and Marijuana Cigarettes, and Related MaterialsKhan, Ikhlas
Ervin, ElizabethCivil EngineeringNational Science FoundationBRIGE: Infrastructure Health Evaluation via Experimental Techniques-Scholarship Supplement for C. Bonnington
Haley, BryanSociology and AnthropologyMississippi State University/Mississippi Band of Choctaw IndiansGeophysical Survey, Nanih WaiyahJohnson, Jay
Heyworth, GregoryEnglishNational Park Service/Center for Preservation Technology and TrainingDigital Recovery of Water Damaged Manuscripts using Transportable Multispectral Imaging Laboratory
Hickey, CraigJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research ServiceAcoustic/Seismic Technology to Characterize Sediment Movement and Deposition in Surface Waters and Evaluate Dam Structural StabilityChambers, James
Lambert, LaurelNutrition and Hospitality ManagementFoodservice Systems Management Education CouncilMeasurement of dietetics majors' food knowledge, attitudes, and experience with various culturesKim, Younghoon
McCurdy, ChristopherMedicinal ChemistryNational Institute on Drug AbuseNovel Pharmacologic Interventions for Drugs of Abuse
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeMississippi State HospitalMississippi State Hospital and University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy Agreement (2010/2011)
Sabatier, JamesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsOffice of Naval ResearchLaser Shearography System for Defense Research and Education
Seiner, JohnJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsLancer SystemsThermal and Acoustic Damping Testing
Showalter Otts, StephanieMississippi Law Research InstituteUniversity of Southern Mississippi/National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationMississippi-Alabama Sea Grant Outreach Program - Legal ComponentPace, Niki
Showalter Otts, StephanieMississippi Law Research InstituteUniversity of Southern Mississippi/National Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationImplications of Takings Law on Innovative Planning for Sea Level Rise in the Gulf of Mexico
Sukanek, PeterChemical EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationMississippi Space Grant College and Fellowship Program
Wang, SamNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringU.S. Department of AgricultureImproving Erosion and Sediment Transport Models and Development in Support of USDA Agencies
Waxler, RogerJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationRemote Infrasonic Monitoring of Natural Hazards
Waxler, RogerJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Space and Missile Defense CommandAdvanced Acoustic Sensor Technology Research (ASTER)
Willett, Kristine LPharmacologyU.S. Army Corps of Engineers/Engineer Research and Development CenterDistribution, Bioaccumulation and Toxicity of Nanosilver Particles in Medaka (Oryzias latipes)
Willett, Kristine LPharmacologyNational Institutes of HealthBaP-mediated Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity
Williamson, John SMedicinal ChemistryU.S. Department of Defense/Dept of the Army/USAMRAAFungal Endophytes as a Source for Anti-Malarial Drug Leads
Wu, WeimingNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringU.S. Army Corps of Engineers/Engineer Research and Development CenterImplementation of Advanced Modeling Technologies in Coastal Inlets Research Program CMS2D/3D Models
Zjawiony, Jordan KPharmacognosyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill/National Institutes of HealthDiterpines as Selective Kappa Opioid Receptor Agonists - subcontract

Proposals Submitted in April 2010

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
Al-Ostaz, AhmedCivil EngineeringNational Science FoundationCheng, Alexander
Mullen, Christopher L
O'Haver, John
Rajendran, Arunachalam
Song, Chung
Allen, SusanSocial WorkCouncil on Social Work Education/John A. Hartford FoundationCampbell, Fontaine
Shaw, Jill
Williams-Jenkins, Sherry
Ashfaq, KhalidNational Center for Natural Products ResearchElSohly Laboratories, Inc.
Barlow, AngelaCurriculum and InstructionSpencer Foundation
Carrington, WSchool of LawMississippi Bar Foundation/IOLTA Program
Chen, Wei-YinChemical EngineeringU.S. Dpt of Energy-National Energy Technology LabMattern, Daniell L
Chen, Wei-YinChemical EngineeringU.S. Dpt of Energy-National Energy Technology LabMattern, Daniell L
Chen, YixinComputer and Information SciencesNational Science Foundation
Clancy, ThomasNational Center for Justice and Rule of LawU.S. Department of Justice
Clancy, ThomasNational Center for Justice and Rule of LawU.S. Department of Justice
Clark, AliceOffice of Research and Sponsored ProgramsNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Cutler, StephenMedicinal ChemistryNational Center for Research Resources
Davis, Steven RChemistry and BiochemistryU.S. Army Research Office
Day, ElaineBiologyNational Science FoundationGoulet, Tamar
Dennis, MelissaUniversity LibrariesMississippi Humanities Council
Easterbrook, NormanFord Center for the Performing ArtsInstitute for Museum and Library Services
Ervin, ElizabethCivil EngineeringU.S. Navy
Gabrynowicz, JoanneNational Center for Remote Sensing, Air and Space LawNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Gladden, JosephJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsCalifornia Institute of Technology, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA
Goulet, TamarBiologyNational Science Foundation
Gustafson, ScottPsychologyHealth Resources and Services Administration
Hensley, DesireeSchool of LawMississippi Bar Foundation/IOLTA Program
Lawhead, Pamela BInstitute for Advanced Education in Geospatial SciencesU.S. Department of Justice/National Institute of JusticeEasson, Gregory L
Jensen, Carl
Majumdar, SoumyajitPharmaceuticsElSohly Laboratories/National Institutes of HealthRepka, Michael A
Mallory, StephenLegal StudiesMississippi Office of Homeland SecurityWigginton, Michael
Metcalf, MichaelOffice of the ProvostSuder FoundationCanty, Ann L
Murray, NathanJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of EnergyGilbert, Kenneth
Jansen, Bernard
Raspet, Richard
Ownby, TedCenter for the Study of Southern CultureChisholm Foundation
Rhodes, PhilipComputer and Information SciencesNational Science Foundation
Riche, DanielPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Southern Mississippi/National Institutes of Health
Riche, DanielPharmacy PracticeChromaDex
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeMississippi State Hospital
Seiner, JohnJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsTORCH Technologies, Inc.Jansen, Bernard
Murray, Nathan
Shariat-Madar, ZiaeddinPharmacologyElSohly Laboratories, Inc.
Slattery, MarcPharmacognosyNational Science FoundationRimoldi, John M
Stover, KaylaPharmacy PracticeAstellas Pharma US, Inc.Cleary, John D
Summers, DonPhysics and AstronomyNational Science FoundationCremaldi, Lucien
Tekwani, BabuNational Center for Natural Products ResearchElSohly Laboratories, Inc.
Tekwani, BabuNational Center for Natural Products ResearchElSohly Laboratories, Inc.
Walker, LarryNational Center for Natural Products ResearchU.S. Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research ServiceKhan, Ikhlas
Wang, SamNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringU.S. Department of Agriculture
Watson, JudsonEnglishMississippi Humanities Council/National Endowment for the Humanities
Wilson, KathrynNational Food Service Management InstituteU.S. Department of Agriculture

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