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August 2009

August Awards Received:
30 totalling $14,241,984.51
August Proposals Submitted:
40 from 31 Principal Investigators
FY10 Year-to-Date Active Sponsored Projects:
432 as of August 31, 2009
FY10 Year-to-Date Active Investigators:
229 as of August 31, 2009

Awards Received in August 2009

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, T.Division of Outreach and Continuing EducationMississippi Institutions of Higher Learning/State of MississippiReading Institute: Integrating Literacy Skills in the Content Areas for Middle School Teachers (Grades 6,7, and 8)Love, Fannye E
Berti, EmanuelePhysics and AstronomyNational Science FoundationGravitational Waves from Black Hole Binaries: Modeling, Astrophysics and Strong-field Tests
Burnham, ThomasOffice of the Dean of EducationMississippi Department of EducationMississippi Teacher Fellowship Program (FA 10)Webb, Whitney Thompson
Burnham, ThomasSchool of EducationMississippi Department of EducationMississippi Principal Corps (FY 09-10)Letzring, Timothy D
Buskes, Gerard JMathematicsU.S. Department of EducationGraduate Assistance in Areas of National Need - Math PhDs at the University of MississippiCole, Donald
Cavaglia, MarcoPhysics and AstronomyNational Science FoundationMississippi Participation in LIGOs Search for Gravitational Waves
Chambers, JamesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of AgricultureDevelopment of Active and Passive Acoustic Measurements to Improve the Production and Profitability of U.S. Aquaculture
Clark, AliceOffice of Research and Sponsored ProgramsMississippi Technology AllianceExecutive Leadership of Mississippi Technology Alliance (MTA)
Clark, AliceOffice of Research and Sponsored ProgramsMississippi State University/National Science FoundationInnovations through Computational SciencesDavis, Steven R
Doerksen, Robert
Ritchie, Jason E
Wadkins, Randy Mack
Dang, XinMathematicsIndiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis/NSFThei-Sen Estimators in Semiparametric Mixed Models
Glisson, AllenElectrical EngineeringJackson State University/U.S. Army Space and Missile CommandVertical Integration for Missile Defense Surveillance DataDaigle, John N
Elsherbeni, Atef Z
Goggans, Paul M
Goulet, TamarBiologyNational Science FoundationClass Generated Community Clicker Cases: testing a novel pedagogic approach connecting science and non-major students in large introductory biology classes
Gross, Alan MPsychologyDeSoto County School DistrictClinical Psychology Training Program Contractual Agreement between DeSoto County School District and the University of Mississippi (FY 09-10)
Gross, Alan MPsychologyOxford Public School DistrictClinical Psychology Training Program Contractual Agreement between Oxford School District and the University of Mississippi, Department of Psychology (FY 09-10)
Hensley, DesireeOffice of the Dean of LawMississippi Bar Foundation/IOLTA ProgramChild Advocacy and Low-Income Taxpayer Clinics
Highsmith, RayNational Institute of Undersea Science TechnologyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationNational Institute for Undersea Science and Technology Integrated Research and Technology Development: Three Year Science Plan and Budget FY09Lutken, Carol
Slattery, Marc
Johnson, JaySociology and AnthropologyU.S. Forest ServiceChallenge Cost-Share Agreement
Mattern, Daniell LChemistry and BiochemistryUniversity of Alabama/National Science FoundationOptimally Designed Unimolecular Rectifiers
Metcalf, MichaelModern LanguagesInstitute of International Education/National Security Education ProgramChinese Language Flagship ProgramDyer, Donald
Murthy, SathyanarayanaPharmaceuticsNational Institutes of HealthElectropulsation Mediated Drug Therapy for Onychomcosis
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center/Department of PediatricsUMMC Department of Pediatrics/UM School of Pharmacy Practice Agreement
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Mississippi Medical CenterUniversity of Mississippi School of Pharmacy/Department of Pharmacy Practice/UMMC Department of Medicine/Division of Infectious Disease Agreement
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeBaptist Memorial Hospital/North MississippiUniversity of Mississippi School of Pharmacy and Baptist Memorial Hospital North Mississippi
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Mississippi Medical CenterUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center/University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy/Department of Pharmacy Practice Contract for Residency Training Program Support (FY 09-10)
Showalter Otts, StephanieMississippi Law Research InstituteNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationNational Sea Grant Law CenterWilkins, William
Sukanek, PeterChemical EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationNASA EPSCoR Reconfigurable Antennas and Reflectarrays for NASA Space Science MissionsElsherbeni, Atef Z
Yang, Fan
Tekwani, BabuNational Center for Natural Products ResearchU.S. Department of DefenseNatural Product Leads for Antileishmania Drug DiscoveryIlias, Muhammad
Nanayakkara, N P Dhammika
Walker, LarryNational Center for Natural Products ResearchU.S. Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research ServiceDevelopment of Natural Products from Plants and Microbes for Replacement of Synthetic Pesticides (Amendment No. 5)
Waxler, RogerJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationRemote Infrasonic Monitoring of Natural Hazards
West-Strum, DonnaPharmacy AdministrationVirginia Commonwealth University/AACPBaseline Evaluation of Science of Safety at US Colleges of Pharmacy Bentley, John

Proposals Submitted in August 2009

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
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureLafayette Oxford Foundation for Tomorrow
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureNational Endowment for the Arts
Altinakar, MustafaNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringSavannah River National Laboratory (SRNL)
Angle, TimothyDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationAcademy of Applied Science/U.S. Army, Navy, and Air ForcePhillips, Justin
Boyd, Carol MinorSocial WorkMississippi Department of Human Services - Division of Family & Children Services
Burnham, ThomasSchool of EducationMississippi Department of EducationLetzring, Timothy D
Cavaglia, MarcoPhysics and AstronomyNational Science Foundation
Chen, YixinCenter for Intelligence and Security StudiesNational Science FoundationGustafson, Scott
Lawhead, Pamela B
Waddell, Dwight
Clark, AliceJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research Laboratory
Clark, AliceOffice of Research and Sponsored ProgramsMississippi Technology Alliance
Dasmahapatra, Asok KNational Center for Natural Products ResearchAlcoholic Beverage Medical Research Foundation
Dass, AmalaChemistry and BiochemistryU.S. Air Force/Office of Scientific Research
Easson, Gregory LGeology and Geological EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationMomm, Henrique
Gabrynowicz, JoanneNational Center for Remote Sensing, Air and Space LawNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Gochfeld, DeborahNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Science Foundation
Gross, Alan MPsychologyOxford Public School District
Gross, Alan MPsychologyDeSoto County School District
Hamann, MarkPharmacognosyKraft Foods, Inc.
Highsmith, RayBiologyU.S. Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research ServiceOchs, Clifford
Jo, SeongbongPharmaceuticsNational Science Foundation
Johnson, JaySociology and AnthropologyU.S. Forest Service
Lutken, CarolMississippi Mineral Resources InstituteU.S. Department of EnergyMcGee, Thomas M
Metcalf, MichaelModern LanguagesInstitute of International Education/NSEPDyer, Donald
Moraes-Cerdeira, Rita MNational Center for Natural Products ResearchWellGen, Inc./NIH
Oakley, CharlotteNational Food Service Management InstituteU.S. Department of Agriculture
Ownby, TedCenter for the Study of Southern CultureLafayette Oxford Foundation for Tomorrow
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeBaptist Memorial Hospital/North Mississippi
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center/Department of Pediatrics
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center
Shelton, EllenDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationMississippi State University/Mississippi Department of Education
Slattery, MarcPharmacognosyUniversity of New Hampshire/National Science Foundation
Slattery, MarcPharmacognosyNational Science Foundation
Summers, DonPhysics and AstronomyNational Institute of Standards and Technology
Summers, DonPhysics and AstronomyNational Science FoundationCremaldi, Lucien
Tschumper, Gregory SChemistry and BiochemistryUT-Battelle/Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Tschumper, Gregory SChemistry and BiochemistryNational Science FoundationAvery, Mitchell A
Davis, Steven R
Doerksen, Robert
Wadkins, Randy Mack
Tschumper, Gregory SChemistry and BiochemistryNational Science Foundation
Waddell, DwightHealth, Exercise Science and Recreation ManagementNational Science FoundationChen, Yixin
Gustafson, Scott
Lawhead, Pamela B
Wells, BarbaraOffice of the Dean of PharmacyHealth Resources and Services AdministrationHufford, Charles
Willett, Kristine LPharmacologyOak Ridge Associated UniversitiesAydin, Nurdan

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