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January 2008

January Awards Received:
26 totalling $2,604,495.50
January Proposals Submitted:
27 from 23 Principal Investigators
FY08 Year-to-Date Active Sponsored Projects:
568 as of January 31, 2008
FY08 Year-to-Date Active Investigators:
232 as of January 31, 2008

Awards Received in January 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
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureMississippi Arts Commission/National Endowment for the Arts2008 Oxford Conference for the Book
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureMississippi Humanities Council/National Endowment for the HumanitiesFifteenth Oxford Conference for the Book
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureYoknapatawpha Arts CouncilFifteenth Oxford Conference for the Book
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureOxford Tourism CouncilFifteenth Oxford conference for the Book
Chen, Wei-YinChemical EngineeringBabcock & Wilcox Power Generation Group, Inc.Device for Feeding Particles at Low and Steady Rate
Church, CharlesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsTufts University/National Institutes of HealthUltrasonic Image Guidance for HIFU Cancer TreatmentRaymond, Jason
Cole, DonaldGraduate SchoolJackson State University/National Science FoundationMississippi Alliance for Minority Participation Program
Elsherbeni, Atef ZElectrical EngineeringDiversified Technologies, Inc./U.S. NavyAnalysis and Design of Antennas, Sensors, and RFID TagsKishk, Ahmed
Yang, Fan
Ferreira, DaneelPharmacognosyPOM Wonderful LLCMicrobial Transformation of Pomegranate Constituents
Gilbert, KennethJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Space and Missile Defense CommandAcoustic Technology Research: New and Innovative Ideas for Advanced Technology ExploitationSeiner, John
Gilbert, KennethJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsNational Institute of Aerospace/NASA Langley Research CenterNCPA Support for National Institute of Aerospace Acoustic ResearchDavis, Sara
Di, Xiao
Gilbert, KennethJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsPreparatory Commission for the Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban TreatyTesting and Evaluation and Post-Certification Activities (Unscheduled Maintenance at IS52, Diego Garcia)
Gurley, WalterSmall Business Development CenterU.S. Small Business AdministrationMississippi Small Business Development CentersVanderlip, M.
Hamann, MarkPharmacognosyKraft Foods, Inc.Determining the Phytochemistry of Sweet Extracts from Plant X2
Highsmith, RayCenter for Water and Wetlands ResourcesMS Dpt of Environmental Quality/EPAUniversity of Mississippi Summer Ecology Day Camp
Jackson, ColinBiologySoutheastern Louisiana University/Environmental Protection AgencyDevelopment of an index of Biotic Integrity for Lake Pontchartrain Basin Wetlands (Phase II)
Johnson, JaySociology and AnthropologyThe Chickasaw Nation Division of Housing and Tribal DevelopmentA Geophysical Survey of 20 Acre Chickasaw Village Site in Lee County, Mississippi
Jones, TerronPhysical PlantMississippi Emergency Management AgencyMississippi Statewide Warning Siren InitiativePearson, Ashton
McConnell, GermainCurriculum and InstructionJackson Public School DistrictMississippi Teacher Corps Training GrantGuest, Ben
Muir, ThomasJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsMiltec Corporation/U.S. Army Operational Test CommandSeismic Sensor Support
Shelton, EllenDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationMississippi State University/Mississippi Writing/Thinking InstituteMississippi Writing Thinking Institute 2007-2008
Sukanek, PeterChemical EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationMississippi Space Grant Consortium (Supplement 10-Year 3 Augmentation)O'Haver, John
Van Slyke, JeffreyUniversity Police DepartmentMississippi Emergency Management Agency/Federal Emergency Management AgencyHazard Mitigation Grant Program (HMGP) Project 1604-0017 University of Mississippi Communications ConsoleSwann, Charles
Vaughan, James GMechanical EngineeringBayerPultrusion Characterization for Polyurethane Composites, Part XIVLackey, Ellen
Waxler, RogerJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Space and Missile Defense CommandAdvanced Acoustic Sensor Technology Research (ASTER)
Williamson, John SMedicinal ChemistryUniversity of Southern Mississippi/National Science FoundationEntrepreneurship at the Interface of Polymer Science and Medicinal Chemistry - IGERTAvery, Mitchell A
Borne, R.
McCurdy, Christopher
Rimoldi, John M

Proposals Submitted in January 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
Aranchuk, VyacheslavJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsMetroLaser, Inc./U.S, Department of Defense
Aranchuk, VyacheslavJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of Agriculture/Cooperative State Research, Education and Extension ServiceSabatier, James
Banahan, BenjaminCenter for Pharmaceutical Marketing and ManagementCumberland Emerging Technologies, Inc.
Chang, YunheeNutrition and Hospitality ManagementCenter for Retirement Research at Boston College
Church, CharlesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsTufts University/National Institutes of HealthRaymond, Jason
Church, CharlesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsNational Institutes of Health
Church, CharlesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsNational Institutes of Health
Cremaldi, Lucien MPhysics and AstronomyU.S. Department of Energy
Ding, YanNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringU.S. Department of DefenseJia, Yafei
Wang, Sam
Dougherty, BarbaraCenter for Educational Research and EvaluationNational Science FoundationHarper, Maxine
Easson, Gregory LUniversity of Mississippi Geoinformatics CenterNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationHossain, A.K.M.
Easson, Gregory LUniversity of Mississippi Geoinformatics CenterNational Science FoundationJohnson, Elizabeth
Mita, Dath
Ervin, ElizabethCivil EngineeringNational Science Foundation
Gross, Alan MPsychologyAmerican Psychological AssociationYoung, Christopher
Hamann, MarkPharmacognosyNational Institutes of Health
Hammer, NathanChemistry and BiochemistryNational Science FoundationHollis, Keith
Ostrovskii, Igor
Henyan, NickolePharmacy PracticeASHP Foundation
Jo, SeongbongPharmaceuticsU.S. Department of Defense
McCaffrey, DavidPharmacy AdministrationMississippi Pharmacists Association
Nordstrom, Timothy WPolitical ScienceNational Science Foundation
Parker, JackieOffice of the Dean of EducationMississippi Department of Education
Shariat-Madar, ZiaeddinPharmacologyNational Science Foundation
Shelton, EllenDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationNational Writing Project
Slattery, MarcPharmacognosyNational Science Foundation
Speth, RobertPharmacologyAmerican Heart AssociationKaramyan, Vardan
Surbeck, CristianeCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of AgricultureJackson, Colin
Wu, Weiming
Valliant, MelindaNutrition and Hospitality ManagementGeneral Mills

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