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  February 11, 2002

The following grants were received through the Office for Sponsored Programs in December. The list represents only new proposals awarded, and excludes continuations. The list of grants is supplied to the Advance each month by the Office for Sponsored Programs and is printed in one or more issues, depending on space available.

Department Principal
Sponsor Amount Award Period
Agriculture & Natural Resources
COOP EXT Broderick, S. Norcross Foundation $11,600 12/01-12/02
A Grant Request to the Norcross Wildlife Foundation (Co-PI: Altshul, M.)
NAT RES M&E Miller, D. University of Florida $20,870 10/01-08/02
Study of Pesticide Spray Drift in Citrus Orchards
EKIN Maresh, C. Numico Research B.V., Wageningen, Netherlands $35,225 09/01-08/02
The Effect of During Drink Formula on Endurance Performance and Fluid Balance During Exercise
CHEM ENG Cooper, D. Aramco Services Co. $9,000 07/01-12/02
Emerging Technologies
CHEM ENG Mather, P. UConn Health Center $180,717 08/01-07/02
Advanced Reinforced Thermoplastics for Dental Applications (Co-PI: Weiss, R.)
CHEM ENG Wood, T. Electric Power Research Institute $65,000 08/01-08/02
Control of Biofouling Using Natural Furanones to Eliminate Biofilms
CIV ENG Dahmani, A. Town of Vernon, Conn. $35,000 07/01-06/03
Site Characterization and Laboratory Treatability Study for the Roosevelt Mills Site, Vernon, Conn. (Co-PI: Hoag, G.)
CIV ENG Garrick, N. Connecticut Dept. of Transportation $74,929 06/01-12/02
Implementation of Visualization Technologies to Create Simplified Presentations by Highway Agencies (Co-PI: Miniutti, P.; Westa, M.)
CIV ENG Mackay, A. Uniroyal Chemical $11,152 12/01-04/02
Propargite Removal by Coagulation and Flocculation
COMP SCI Santos, E. Sytronics Inc. $25,000 09/01-09/02
Intelligent Agents Support
ECE Zhu, Q. Donaghue Medical Research Foundation $179,992 01/02-12/04
3D Simultaneous Ultrasound and Near Infrared Diffusive Imaging for Breast Cancer Detection
METALL Alpay, P. NSF-DMR-Career Development Program $96,209 12/01-11/02
Ferrolectric Multilayers, Superlattices and Compositionally Graded Films
Liberal Arts and Sciences
CHEMISTRY Papadimitrakopoulos, F. Dept of Defense-U. S. Air Force $62,500 09/01-03/02
DNA-Assisted Photonic Crystal Fabrication (Co-PIs: Kumar, V.; Faquir, J.; Zhang, B.)
CSRA Barnes, C. The Skillman Foundation $357,000 12/01-01/03
The Skillman Project
ECONOMICS Carstensen, F. Connecticut Technology Council $14,500 11/01-06/02
The Economic Impact of the Software Cluster and Information Technology on the Economy of the State of Connecticut
ECONOMIC Carstensen, F. Conn. Dept. of Economic and Community Dev. $45,000 11/01-12/03
An Analysis of Tourism and the Connecticut Economy Fiscal Year 2001-02
MARINE Jadamec, R. Potomac Management Group, Inc. $62,497 08/01-06/02
Test and Evaluation of Carbon Monoxide Detectors
PHYSICS Dunne, G. NSF-Div. of International Programs $13,232 12/01-11/03
World-Line Investigations in Quantum Field Theory
POLI SCI Moore, K. NSF-Div of Social & Economic Science $74,960 01/01-08/02
Terror. Immigration and Civil Liberties in the United States: Small Grant for Exploratory Research
POLI SCI Robbins, M. Town of Wethersfield, Conn. $3,000 10/01-01/02
Affirmative Action Municipal Evaluation Project
PHARM SCI Bogner, R. Mixed Sources $8,500 12/01-12/02
UV Curable Table Coating
PHARM SCI Pikal, M. Mixed Sources $8,500 12/01-09/02
Purdue/UConn Center for Pharmaceutical Processing
PHARM SCI Pikal, M. Mixed Sources $8,500 12/01-12/02
Kinetics of Cold Duration

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