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May 2010

May Awards Received:
21 totalling $2,957,704.36
May Proposals Submitted:
34 from 28 Principal Investigators
FY10 Year-to-Date Active Sponsored Projects:
587 as of May 31, 2010
FY10 Year-to-Date Active Investigators:
279 as of May 31, 2010

Awards Received in May 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
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureYoknapatawpha Arts CouncilSeventeenth Oxford Conference for the Book
Al-Ostaz, AhmedCivil EngineeringUT-Battelle/U.S. Dept of Energy/U.S. Dept of Homeland SecurityNano-Enhanced and Bio-Inspired Composite Materials for Mitigation and Protection of TIH Railcars.and Stationary Tanks Against High Power ImpactCheng, Alexander
Rajendran, Arunachalam
Song, Chung
Buchannon, RobinNational Food Service Management InstituteFlorida Department of EducationFlorida DOE - Healthy Cuisine for Kids and HUSSC
Buchannon, RobinNational Food Service Management InstituteGeorgia Department of EducationGeorgia DOE 2010
Buchannon, RobinNational Food Service Management InstituteOregon Department of EducationOregon DOE - CACFP Training
Cavaglia, MarcoPhysics and AstronomyNational Science FoundationCatching a New Wave: Gravitational Wave Astronomy as a Probe of the Universe
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
Cremaldi, LucienPhysics and AstronomyFermi National Accelerator Laboratory/U.S. Department of EnergyR&D for the CMS Pixel Detector Upgrade
Easterbrook, NormanFord Center for the Performing ArtsNew England Foundation for the ArtsLar Lubovitch Dance Company - North Star
Gochfeld, DeborahNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Science FoundationCollaborative Research: Host-Environment-Pathogen Interactions in a Model Coral Disease System
Highsmith, RayNational Institute of Undersea Science TechnologyNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationNational Integrated Research and Technology Development: OAR Charter Fund Request
Mallory, StephenLegal StudiesMississippi Office of Homeland SecurityHomeland Security in MississippiWigginton, Michael
McWhite, LeighUniversity LibrariesInstitute for Museum and Library ServicesPreserving & Digitizing Recordings in the Modern Political Archives at the University of Mississippi
Murthy, SathyanarayanaPharmaceuticsNational Institutes of HealthTransdermal Delivery of Iron
Nagle, Dale GPharmacognosyNational Cancer InstituteAnticancer Drug Discovery that Targets Tumor HypoxiaZhou, Yu-Dong
Nordstrom, Timothy WPolitical ScienceUniversity of Mississippi Medical CenterUMMC Economic Impact Analysis
Ochs, CliffordBiologyU.S. Army Corps of Engineers/Engineer Research and Development CenterEvaluation of Silver Carp (Hypopthalmichthys molitrix) as a Competitor with Native Fishes of the Lower Mississippi River System: Current Effects and Future Prospects
Pedigo, Susan DianeChemistry and BiochemistryNational Science FoundationDynamics of Strand-Crossover Formation in CadherinHammer, Nathan
Shelton, EllenDivision of Outreach and Continuing EducationNational Writing ProjectNational Writing Project 2010 Funding Application - Continuation ReportAngle, Timothy
Vaughan, James GMechanical EngineeringNorthrop Grumman Ship Systems/U.S. NavyPultrusion Materials Characterization in Support of Aperstructures ProgramLackey, Ellen
Ward, Joseph PHistoryMissouri Office of the Secretary of StateInternship at Archives Division of the Missouri Office of the Secretary of State

Proposals Submitted in May 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
Abadie, AnnCenter for the Study of Southern CultureSouth Arts
Andrews, WilliamUniversity MuseumsNational Endowment for the Humanities
Brown, RobertPolitical ScienceUniversity of Mississippi Medical Center
Buchannon, RobinNational Food Service Management InstituteFlorida Department of Education
Buchannon, RobinNational Food Service Management InstituteGeorgia Department of Education
Buchannon, RobinNational Food Service Management InstituteOregon Department of Education
Buchannon, RobinNational Food Service Management InstituteFlorida Department of Education
Clark, AliceNational Center for Natural Products ResearchNational Institute of Allergy and Infectious DiseasesAgarwal, Ameeta
Cremaldi, LucienPhysics and AstronomyFermi National Accelerator Laboratory/U.S. Department of Energy
Cremaldi, LucienPhysics and AstronomyNational Institute of Standards and TechnologySummers, Don
Cremaldi, LucienPhysics and AstronomyUniversity of Notre Dame/National Science Foundation
Cremaldi, LucienPhysics and AstronomyUniversity of Notre Dame/National Science Foundation
Dasmahapatra, Asok KNational Center for Natural Products ResearchBill & Melinda Gates FoundationKhan, Ikhlas
Davis, CynthiaMississippi Judicial CollegeMississippi Department of Public Safety/U.S. Department of Justice
Doerksen, RobertMedicinal ChemistryUniversity of Arkansas/National Institutes of Health
Easson, Gregory LUniversity of Mississippi Geoinformatics CenterAmericaView Inc.Robinson, Harold
Easterbrook, NormanFord Center for the Performing ArtsNew England Foundation for the Arts
Ford-Wade, M.Health, Exercise Science and Recreation ManagementU.S. Department of Health and Human ServicesPrzybyla, Sarahmona
Glisson, AllenElectrical EngineeringNational Institute of Standards and TechnologyElsherbeni, Atef Z
Glisson, SusanWilliam Winter Institute for Racial ReconciliationFoundation to Promote Open Society
Hamann, MarkPharmacognosyNational Institutes of HealthTomioka, Takashi
Higdon, Carolyn WilesCommunication Sciences and DisordersMississippi Department of Health/U.S. Department of Education
McCurdy, ChristopherMedicinal ChemistryNational Institute on Drug AbuseAvery, Bonnie A
Murthy, SathyanarayanaPharmaceuticsBill & Melinda Gates FoundationRepka, Michael A
Repka, Michael APharmaceuticsBill & Melinda Gates FoundationMurthy, Sathyanarayana
Rutherford, DavidPublic Policy LeadershipMississippi State University/National Science FoundationLovorn, Carley
Sabatier, JamesJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsU.S. Army Research Office
Showalter Otts, StephanieMississippi Law Research InstituteNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationWilkins, William
Smith, LaurieBarksdale Reading InstituteMississippi Department of Human ServicesAnders, Sheri
Song, ChungCivil EngineeringMississippi Department of Transportation
Sukanek, PeterChemical EngineeringNational Aeronautics and Space Administration
Ward, Joseph PHistoryMissouri Office of the Secretary of State
Waxler, RogerJamie Whitten National Center for Physical AcousticsNational Science Foundation
Zhou, Yu-DongPharmacognosyU.S. Department of Defense

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