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March 2009

March Awards Received:
35 totalling $13,560,197.51
March Proposals Submitted:
40 from 34 Principal Investigators
FY09 Year-to-Date Active Sponsored Projects:
566 as of March 31, 2009
FY09 Year-to-Date Active Investigators:
249 as of March 31, 2009

Awards Received in March 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
Aranchuk, VyacheslavJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command Armaments Research Development and Engineering CenterStandoff Photoacoustic Spectroscopic Detection of ExplosivesSabatier, James
Barlow, AngelaInstitute for Innovation in Mathematics EducationCisco Learning InstituteCisco Learning Institute: K-5 Elementary Mathematics Specialists
Barlow, AngelaCenter for Educational Research and EvaluationMississippi Department of EducationDeveloping Effective Leadership and Teaching Alternatives (Project DELTA)
Burgett, RichardJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research OfficeTime Division Multiplexing of a Multi-Beam LDV to Increase Scanning SpeedAranchuk, Vyacheslav
Cheng, AlexanderCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of AgricultureErosion Control Technology for Levees and Streambanks and Determination of Sediment-Transport Rates in Diffused and Concentrated Flows
Cheng, AlexanderCivil EngineeringU.S. Department of AgricultureErosion Control and Stabilization Technology for Alluvial Channels and Earthen Embankments
Clark, AliceOffice of Research and Sponsored ProgramsUniversity of Mississippi Medical CenterContract for Services to UMMC
Cremaldi, LucienPhysics and AstronomyFermi National Accelerator Laboratory/U.S. Department of EnergyPixel Travel FY09 Supplement
Davis, CynthiaMississippi Judicial CollegeMississippi Division of Public Safety Planning/U.S. Dept of JusticeState Advisory Group (SAG) Activities (Supplement)
Easson, Gregory LUniversity of Mississippi Geoinformatics CenterDelta Regional AuthorityImplementing a Multi-County GISRobinson, Harold
ElSohly, MahmoudNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institute on Drug AbuseProduction, Analysis and Distribution of Cannabis, Marijuana Cigarettes and Related MaterialsKhan, Ikhlas
Gilbert, KennethJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command Armaments Research Development and Engineering CenterAdvanced Development of Acoustic Technologies (Area 4 of Acoustic BAA)
Gurley, WalterSmall Business Development CenterU.S. Small Business AdministrationMS Small Business Development Center - Technology CenterForster, Robert
Haley, BryanSociology and AnthropologyURS Corporation/Texas Gas Transmission, LLCGeophysical Survey of Two Sites, Quitman County, MississippiJohnson, Jay
Haley, BryanSociology and AnthropologyParsons Brinckerhoff GroupGeophysical Survey: Bladensburg, MarylandJohnson, Jay
Hartman, KimberlyCurriculum and InstructionInstitutions of Higher LearningBlue Ribbon Redesign of Undergraduate Teacher Preparation ProgramsPepper, Susan Kaye
Holmes, ErinPharmacy AdministrationCardinal HealthRxSync Service© Implementation and Evaluation ProjectBanahan, Benjamin
Howard, JoshuaHistoryJapan FoundationThe Support Program for Organizations in Japanese Studies
Jacob, MelissaNational Center for Natural Products ResearchFlorida Agricultural and Mechanical University/National Institutes of HealthDevelopment of New Agents Against Cryptococcal InfectionsAshfaq, Khalid
Kartiganer, Donald MEnglishOxford Convention and Visitors Bureau2009 Faulkner & Yoknapatawpha Conference
Lackey, EllenMechanical EngineeringAnalex Corporation/NASALightning Indirect Effects Analysis of Graphite Composite StructuresHutchcraft, Elliott
Vaughan, James G
Lackey, EllenMechanical EngineeringAmerican Composites Manufacturing AssocStandards DevelopmentVaughan, James G
Noonan, BriceBiologyMS Dpt of Wild/Fish/ParksYazoo Darter, Etheostoma raneyi: A Proposal to Examine Population Status, Distributional Changes, and Habitat Use of an Endemic, Nongame Species
Oakley, CharlotteNational Food Service Management InstituteU.S. Department of Agriculture2009 USDA Grant - National Food Service Management Institute
Ownby, TedCenter for the Study of Southern CultureYoknapatawpha Arts Council2009 Blues Today Symposium
Raspet, RichardPhysics and AstronomyU.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command Armaments Research Development and Engineering CenterLow Frequency Wind Noise Reduction (Area 6 of Acoustic BAA)Gilbert, Kenneth
Talmadge, Carrick
Sabatier, JamesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsGeorgia Institute of Technology/U.S. Army Research OfficeHuman Signatures for Personnel Detection
Seiner, JohnJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsCombustion Research and Flow Technology Inc./US Air Force Research LaboratoryImproving Weapons Bay Acoustical Environments Phase II SBIR AF07-256
Swann, CharlesMississippi Mineral Resources InstituteMS IHL/FEMADisaster Plan Mentoring For Mississippi Universities
Vaughan, James GMechanical EngineeringNorthrop Grumman Ship Systems/U.S. NavyPultrusion Materials Characterization in Support of Aperstructures ProgramLackey, Ellen
Walker, LarryNational Center for Natural Products ResearchU.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel CommandDevelopment of Safer Drugs for Malaria and Leishmaniasis in U.S. Troops, Civilian Personnel and TravelersNanayakkara, N P Dhammika
Tekwani, Babu
Wells, BarbaraOffice of the Dean of PharmacyWalgreensWalgreens Diversity Scholarship
Wicker, Nancy LArtAmerican Council of Learned SocietiesGoldsmiths, Patrons, and Women: Typology, Chronology, and the Social Life of Early Medieval Scandinavian Jewelry
Willett, Kristine LPharmacologyU.S. Army Corps of Engineers/Engineer Research and Development CenterDistribution, Bioaccumulation and Toxicity of Nanosilver Particles in Medaka (Oryzias latipes)
Young, JohnPsychologyMississippi Children's Home SocietyClinical and Program Evaluation Services for Mississippi Children's Home Society

Proposals Submitted in March 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
Aranchuk, VyacheslavJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command Armaments Research Development and Engineering CenterSabatier, James
Aranchuk, VyacheslavCenter for Water and Wetlands ResourcesU.S. Army Armament Research and Development CenterSabatier, James
Boyd, Carol MinorSocial WorkMS St Dpt of Human Services
Buskes, Gerard JMathematicsU.S. Department of EducationCole, Donald
Cantu, Joe TurnerTheatre ArtsOxford Convention and Visitors BureauAngle, Timothy
Chen, Wei-YinChemical EngineeringNational Science FoundationCizdziel, James
Easson, Gregory LGeology and Geological EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationSlattery, Marc
Easson, Gregory LGeology and Geological EngineeringNational Geospatial-Intelligence AgencyMomm, Henrique
Wilkins, Dawn E
Ekimov, AlexanderJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command Armaments Research Development and Engineering CenterSabatier, James
ElSohly, MahmoudNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institute on Drug AbuseKhan, Ikhlas
Ferreira, DaneelPharmacognosyTriton BioPharma, LLC
Frazier, GarthJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command Armaments Research Development and Engineering CenterGilbert, Kenneth
Frazier, GarthJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command Armaments Research Development and Engineering CenterGilbert, Kenneth
Raspet, Richard
Goulet, TamarBiologyNational Science Foundation
Haley, BryanSociology and AnthropologyParsons Brinckerhoff GroupJohnson, Jay
Hartman, KimberlyCurriculum and InstructionInstitutions of Higher LearningPepper, Susan Kaye
Hickey, CraigJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Department of Agriculture/Agricultural Research ServiceChambers, James
Jia, YafeiNational Center for Computational Hydroscience and EngineeringNational Geospatial-Intelligence AgencyDing, Yan
Hossain, A.K.M.
Kartiganer, Donald MEnglishOxford Convention and Visitors Bureau
Lackey, EllenMechanical EngineeringMedtronicsVaughan, James G
Lackey, EllenMechanical EngineeringAmerican Composites Manufacturing AssocVaughan, James G
Mantena, PrabhakarMechanical EngineeringU.S. Department of Defense-Navy/Webcore Technologies, Inc.
McGee, Thomas MMississippi Mineral Resources InstituteIntelligent Optical Systems, Inc./Department of Defense - Navy
Muir, ThomasJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command Armaments Research Development and Engineering CenterSabatier, James
Pasco, David SNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institutes of HealthMoraes-Cerdeira, Rita M
Pugh, Nirmal
Repka, Michael APharmaceuticsNational Institutes of HealthAvery, Bonnie A
Majumdar, Soumyajit
Ross, Leigh AnnPharmacy PracticeDelta Health Alliance/Health Resources and Services AdministrationWells, Barbara
Schafer, EllenHealth PromotionAmerican College Health Foundation
Schafer, EllenStudent Health ServicesU.S. Department of Justice/Office of Violence Against WomenKeena, Linda
Sims, JamesPharmacognosyAmerican Parkinson Disease Association Inc
Slattery, MarcPharmacognosyNational Science FoundationRimoldi, John M
Willett, Kristine L
Sufka, KennethPsychologyNovus International, Inc.
Sukanek, PeterChemical EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationElsherbeni, Atef Z
Yang, Fan
Sukanek, PeterChemical EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space AdministrationAl-Ostaz, Ahmed
Cheng, Alexander
Rajendran, Arunachalam
Swann, CharlesMississippi Mineral Resources InstituteMS IHL/FEMA
Vaughan, James GMechanical EngineeringRobert M. Hearin Support Foundation
Wells, BarbaraOffice of the Dean of PharmacyWalgreens
Wicker, Nancy LArtAmerican Council of Learned Societies
Willett, Kristine LPharmacologyU.S. Army Corps of Engineers/Engineer Research and Development Center
Zjawiony, Jordan KPharmacognosyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel Hill/National Institutes of Health

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