Recent Funded Research Grants

College of Engineering

Recent Funded Research Awards


FISCAL YEAR 2016        

Ramachandran,S. / Tandon,A.

PHY NSF Competition between mixed-layer instabilities in shallow fronts at subtropical latitudes(Period: 03/15/2016 to 02/28/2019) $223,297

Chalivendra, Vijaya

MNE Corsair Innovations Fundamental evaluation of FEAM and FEAM structures relative to optimizing their impact energy absorption and functional properties (Period: 01/28/2016 to 01/27/2017) $84,182

Brigham, C. / Chalivendra,V. / Ferreira,T.

BNG- MNE    Provost / Multidisciplinary Seed Funding Program In vivo degradation polyhydroxyalkanoate biodegradable plastic fibers in a mouse model system  (Period: 01/01/2016 to 06/30/2016) $13,600

Brigham, C. / Silby,M. / Bucci,V. /Neto,C. / Rasapalli,S.

BNG- BIO- CHM    Provost / Multidisciplinary Seed Funding Program Discovery of novel compounds which reduce bacterial virulence  (Period: 01/01/2016 to 06/30/2016) $28,515

Khatib,F. / Bucci,V. / Silby,M.

CIS- BIO  Provost / Multidisciplinary Seed Funding Program Leveraging evolution to develop therapeutics against enteropathogenic E.coli (Period: 01/01/2016 to 06/30/2016) $28,909

Bhowmick, S. / Kershaw,T.

MNE- PSY Provost / Multidisciplinary Seed Funding Program Exploring design innovation in freshman Mechanical Engineering students in the freshly retooled Freshman Engineering Curriculum(Period: 01/01/2016 to 06/30/2016) $2,030

Vasudev,M. / Mayes,M.

BNG-CHM Provost / Multidisciplinary Seed Funding Program A computational and experimental study of self-assemble peptide nanotubes for energy applications (Period: 01/01/2016 to 06/30/2016) $13,000

Kim, Yong

BNG CVIP - MA Innovation Commercialization Seed Fund MTTC Technology - Phase 2 (Period: 10/01/2015-5/15/2016) $40,000

Fiondella, Lance

ECE NSF CSR:SMALL: Robust Algorithms for an Open Source Software Reliability Tool (Period:  10/01/2015 to 09/30/2017) $124,999

Fiondella, Lance

ECE NASA LANGLY RESEARCH CTR Rotorcraft tradespace exploration incorporating reliability engineering II (Period:09/01/2015 to 12/31/2016) $2,067

Price, Richard

PHY NSF Collab. Research: Sparse Spectral-tau Methods of Binary Neutron Star Initial Data (Period: 09/01/2015 to 08/31/2016) $124,999

Cory, Lester

CRE MA EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES Chapter 257: 3.75% Settlement (Period: 07/07/2015 to 06/30/2016) $2,925

Fiondella, Lance

ECE DEPT. OF HOMELAND SECURITY Dynamic transportation network vulnerability assessment algorithms (Period: 7/01/2015 to 06/30/2016) $30,000

 Sengupta, Suku

 CEN  NSF  Collab. Research: GOALI: Sustainable Phosphorus Recovery from Agricultural Waste (Period:  07/01/2015 to 06/30/2018)  $131,582

Kim, Yong

BNG US ARMY NATICK SOLDIER RD&E CTR Applying Flock Technology to Warfighter Needs: Military Helmet Pads (Period: 06/30/2015-03/31/2017) $158,206
FISCAL YEAR 2015        

Mogawer, Walaa 

CEN-HSRC FEDERAL HWY ADMIN / MA DOT Implementation of SHRP2 Technologies; Preservation Approaches for High Traffic  (Period: 06/03/2015-06/30/2017) $119,978
Cory, Lester ECE MA REHABILITATION COMMISSION Center for Rehabilitation Engineering-MSA (Period:  06/04/2015-06/30/2015) $7,300
MacDonald, Daniel CEN OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH The Role of Scale in the Development & Evolution of Stratified Shear Turbulence (Period: 05/03/2015-01/31/2017) $114,044

Buck, John

ECE ONR Adaptive Beamforming and Random Matrix (Period 3/12/2014-12/31/2017) $122,169 

Fiondella, Lance

ECE NASA LANGLEY RESEARCH CTR / NATL INST OF AEROSPACE Rotorcraft Tradespace Exploration Incorporating Reliability Engineering (Period: 04/15/2015-08/31/2015) $23,055
Fiondella, Lance ECE US DEPT OF DEFENSE / UMA Robust Software Reliability Modeling and Tools (Period: 03/01/2015-02/29/2016) $60,000
Fiondella, Lance ECE US DEPT OF DEFENSE / UMA Project 2: Robust Software Reliability Modeling and Tools (Period: 03/01/2015-02/29/2016) $25,000
Wang, Honggang ECE NSF NeTS:EAGER: A Cross-Layer End-to-End Performance Modeling Approach for Large-Scale Wireless Networks with Node Cooperative Behavior  (Period:  10/01/2014-09/30/2016) $109,619

Wang, H./       Kasilingam, D./             Li, Y./Xing, L./       Michel, H.

ECE NSF MRI: Acquisition of COMET, A Cognative Radio Multimedia Network Testbed for Multimedia Communication Research + Educatoin  (Period:  09/01/2014-08/31/2016) $274,494

Wang, Honggang/ Yong Kim

ECE NSF CCSS: Collab. Research: Developing a Physical-Channel Based Lightweight Authentication System for Wireless Body Area Networks  (Period:  09/01/2014-08/31/2017) $155,912

Wang, Honggang

ECE NSF SCH: EXP: Collab. Research: Design of a Wearable Biosensor System with Wireless network for remote (Period:  09/01/2014-08/31/2017) $360,202

Khanna, Gaurav 

PHY NSF Renewal: An Evaluation of Video-Gaming Technologies for Scientific High-Performance Computing in Gravitational Physics (Period: 09/01/2014-08/31/2016) $50,905

Tandon, Amit 

MNE NSF Collab. Research: Role of Mixed Layer Eddies on Phytoplankton Productivity (Period: 09/01/2014-08/31/2018) $324,615

Liu, Hong

ECE S&T/ PRESIDENT'S OFFICE Cybersecurity Curriculum Initiation Funding (Period: 09/01/2014- ) $9,000

Wang, Jay / Witzig, S.

ECE NSF Establishing a Collaborative Interdisciplinary Model for Recruiting (Period: 09/01/2014-08/31/2017) $29,958

Payton, Karen

ECE SPEECH TECHNOLOGY + APPLIED RESEARCH CORP / NIH DMX: Enabling Technology for Separation + Enhancement of Mixed Signaals (Period:  08/22/2014-08/31/2015) $305,592

Tootkaboni, Masdak

CEN NSF  CAREER: Predictive Analysis of Stability-Critical Structures (Period: 09/01/2014-03/31/2019)            $400,000

Tootkaboni, Masdak

CEN NSF Collab. Research: Geometric Flaw-Tolerant Optimal Structures and Material Microarchitectures via Stochastic Topology Optimization (Period: 08/01/2014-07/31/2017) $187,855

Tootkaboni,M. / Raessi, M.

CEN MNE S&T/ PRESIDENT'S OFFICE University of Massachusetts Center for Advanced Coatings (UMassCAC)  (Period:  07/01/2014-06/30/2015)  $68,000

Fiondella, Lance

ECE DEPT. OF HOMELAND SECURITY Mitigating the Impact of Transportation Network Disruptions on Evaculation (Period: 07/01/2014-06/30/2015) $25,000

Mogawer, Walaa 

CEN-HSRC MA DOT Evaluating the Performance of a Typical NE Asphalt Mixture Designed Using Asphalt Binders Modified with Re-refined (Period: 12/19/2014-12/31/2015) $550,131

Mogawer, Walaa 

CEN-HSRC US DOT/RI DOT Using Green Technology to Provide a Crack Resistant Thin Overlay in RI (Period: 12/15/2012-12/31/2015) $90,040

Mogawer, Walaa 

CEN-HSRC AUBURN UNIVERSITY TSRST Testing (Period: 08/18/2014-10/31/2014) $2,250
FISCAL YEAR 2014        
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC UNIV. OF VERMONT/ NE TRANSPORTATION CONSORTIUM HMA Mixtures Containing Recycled Asphalt Shingles (RAS): Low Temperature and Fatigue Performing (Period 06/01/2014-05/31/2016) $249,785
Bala, Ram CIS ONR Distributed Architecture to Address Communication Challenges in Achieving Multi-UUV Autonomy (Period 06/01/2014-05/31/2015) $224,997
Khanna,G. /Kagan,D. PHY SILICON VALLEY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION Black Holes and Quantum Mechanics (Period: 06/01/2014-05/31/2015) $2,000
Khanna,Gaurav PHY U.S. DEPT OF DEFENSE/ HIGH PERFORMANCE TECHNOLOGIES, INC. High-Precision Floating-Point Operations Using Hardware Single-Precision Operation (Period: 03/05/2014-08/31/2014) $42,750
Fortier, P. /Miller, H. /Bala, R. ECE  CEN  CIS   U. S. DOT Expansion of Remote Sensing Using Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technology (Period 02/15/2014-02/14/2016) $391,751
Tandon, Amit  PHY ONR    Coastal and Submesoscale Process Studies for ASIRI (Period: 02/01/2013-09/30/2017) $647,173
Kim, Yong BNG     LUNA INNOVATIONS, INC. Auxetic Textiles for Improved Blast/Ballistic Protection(Period: 01/14/2014-05/10/2015) $150,000
Brigham, C. / Silby, M. / Bucci,V. BNG   BIO PROVOST/MULTIDISCIPLINARY SEED FUNDING PROGRAM Understanding microbial dynamics to improve biotechnological applications (Period: 01/01/2014 - 6/30/2014) $22,000
Brown, David ECE ONR    Flextensional Transducer Modeling + Training-Physics Based Energy Approach (Period: 01/01/2014-12/31/2016) $60,375
Fortier,P. / Sethares,K. /Chin,E. ECE  NUR  PROVOST/MULTIDISCIPLINARY SEED FUNDING PROGRAM The effect of mobile self-monitoring on self-care behaviors in heart failure + COPD patients (Period: 01/01/2014-06/30/2014) $20,000
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC UNIV. OF VERMONT NETC 10-3 Low Temperature and Moisture Susceptibility of RAP Mixtures with Warm Mix Technology (Period: 09/16/2013-09/15/2015) $150,158
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC UNIV. OF VERMONT NETC 06-4 Preventive Maintenance and Timing of Applications (Period: 09/16/2013-9/15/2015) $242,909
Ferreira, T.  / Bhowmick, S.  BNG  MNE NSF / BROWN UNIVERSITY Northeast Ethics Education Partnership (Period: 09/15/2013-08/31/2016) $67,998
Raessi, Mehdi  MNE NSF    Collab. Research: Analysis and Design of Textured Super-Hydrophobic Surface(Period: 09/01/2013-08/31/2016 ) $214,583
Khanna, Gaurav  PHY NSF    Numerical Modeling of Large Mass-ratio Black Holes Binaries Using Time Domain (Period: 09/01/2013-08/31/2015) $77,570
O'Rielly, Grant  PHY UMASS PRESIDENT'S OFFICE FY14 Creative Economy (Period: 09/13/2013 - ) 33,000
Kasilingam, Dayalan  ECE GENERAL MOTORS CORP. NEW PROJECT TO AWARD-Micro-Doppler-Based Target Classification Using Automotive MIMO Radar(Period: 8/23/2012-12/31/2014) $9,000
O'Rielly, Grant  PHY NSF    IRES: Student Participants in Photonuclear Physics Research at MAX-Lab, Sweden (Period: 08/01/2013-07/31/2016) $249,695
Xing, Luidong   ECE NSF    NEW PROJECT TO AWARD-REU:CSR:Small:Collab Research: Bridging Reliability Analysis and Reality in Sensor Systems (Period: 08/01/2011-07/31/2014) $16,000
Miller, Heather  CEN UNIV.  OF NEW HAMPSHIRE NETC 07-1, In-Pace Response Mechanisms of Recycled Layers Due to Temperature & Moisture (Period: 07/01/2013-03/31/2016) $26,900
Ferreira, T. / Bhowmick,S /  Neto,C. / Rasapalli,S. BNG   MNE CHM PROVOST/MULTIDISCIPLINARY SEED FUNDING PROGRAM Zebra fish in-vivo model to validate pharmacological + biomaterial studies (Period: 07/01/2013-09/30/2013) $28,000
Buck, John  ECE LOGGERHEAD INSTRUMENTS Implementing Algorithms to Process Motion Data for Dead-Reckoning Animal Tag Data (Period: 07/01/2013-09/30/2013) $7,000
FISCAL YEAR 2013        
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC MA DOT MA DOT Pavement Profiler Certification, Evaluation of the Effect of Reduced Gyr (Period: 04/23/2013-06/30/2016) $255,563
 Calvert, Paul BNG U.S. ARMY NATICK RESEARCH Photovoltaic Fabrics (Period: 03/01/2013-08/31/2014) $1,802,710
Gendron, Paul  ECE ONR Requirements for vendor Magnetic Sensors Employed for Underwater Surveillance System (Period: 02/28/2013-02/27/2015) $75,000
Tandon, Amit  PHY   Coastal and Submesoscale Process Studies for ASIRI (Period: 02/01/2013-09/30/2017) $53,871
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC CHA CONSULTING/NY STATE THRUWAY AUTHORITY Innovative Pavement Preservation Materials + Technologies for the NY State Thruway Authority (Period:  01/08/2013-07/08/2013) $75,000
Buck, John  ECE ONR Co-Prime Sensor Array Signal Processing (Period: 01-01-2013-12-31-2017) $80,774
Li, Yifei ECE ONR Monolithic Microwave Photonic Integrated Circuits (Period: 01/01/2013-12/31/2015) $142,555
Meressi, Tesfay MNE UMASS BOSTON Urban MA Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (Period: 09/15/2012-08/31/2013) $43,230
Sengupta, Suku CEN NSF Joint NSF-DST Workshop on Implementation of Sustainable Technologies of Water (Period: 09/02/2012-08/31/2014) $41,745
Vokkarane, Vinod CIS NSF NeTS:Small:Coordinated Advance Reservation for Grid over Optical Networks (CARGONET) (Period: 09-01-2012-08-31-2015) $305,169
Raessi,M./ Tootkaboni,M. /Cowles,G. MNE  CEN NSF A Comprehensive Computational Framework for Analysis and Optimization of Wave (Period:  09/01/2012-08/31/2015) $368,221
Tootkaboni, Masdak CEN NSF Uncertainty quantification + model validation in thin-walled structures (Period: 09/01/2012-08/31/2015) $215,255
Rahbar, Nima CEN NSF CAREER: Mechanics of Bio-Inspired Multilayered Structures (Period: 09/01/2012-08/31/2017) $400,000
Kasilingam, Dayalan  ECE GENERAL MOTORS, CORP. Micro-doppler-Based Target Classification Using Automotive MIMO Radar (Period: 08/23/2012-12/31/2014) $60,820
Kim, Yong BNG ONR/LUNA INNOVATIONS, INC. Auxetic Textiles for Improved Blast/Ballistic Protection(Period: 07/07/2012-10/01/2013) $49,500
FISCAL YEAR 2012        
Holtta-Otto, Katja MNE NSF CAREER: Measuring and Modeling Innovation and Risk in Engineering (Period: 06/01/2012-05/31/2017) $400,000
Ferreira, T. / Neto,C. / Liberty,A. BNG   CHM CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY In vivo validation of anti-cancer effects of cranberry extracts (Period: 06/01/2012-05/31/2013) $25,000
Zhang,X. / Sethares,K. CIS    CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY iHands: Intelligent Health Advising and Decision-support System Prototype(Period: 06/01/2012-05/31/2013) $10,000
Bhowmick, Sankha MNE CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY New Generation Functionalized Scaffolds for Controlled Cellular Growth for Tissue Engineering(Period: 06/01/2012-05/31/2013) $6,676
Jennings,S. / White, S. SUS CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY FY12-13 Adaptive Economy Lifelines for the Underserved (Period: 06/01/2012-05/31/2013) $9,175
Holtta-Otto,K. / Kershaw,T. MNE NSF Investigating the Innovation Capabilities of Undergraduate Engineering Students (Period: 05/01/2012-04/30/2014) $100,000
Li, Yifei ECE AFOSR RF Frontend on  a Monolithic Integrated Circuit (Period: 04/15/2012-4/14/2017) $999,637
Pennell, Kelly CEN NSF / BROWN UNIVERSITY Reuse in RI: A State-based Approach to Complex Exposures (Period: 04/01/2012-03/31/2013) $55,690
Rahbar, Nima CEN U.S. ARMY RESEARCH OFFICE Biological Materials Science Symposium, Orlando (Period: 03/05/2012-03/04/2013) $5,000
Chalivendra,V. / Kim, Y. MNE   BNG MA TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER CTR. Greener High Strength, Lightweight and Low Cost Structural Composites using Sustainable Natural Fibers (Period: 03/01/2012-02/28/2013) $40,000
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC MA EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF TRANSPORTATION/FEDERAL HWY. ADMIN. Field Monitoring of Experimental Hot Mix Projects Placed in MA (Period: 02/28/2012-06/0/2015) $282,742
Tandon, Amit  PHY WHOI Interpreting the Ocean's Interior from Surface Data (Period: 02/28/2012-12/30/2012) $60,001
Rahbar, Nima CEN NSF Biological Materials Science Symposium, Orlando, March 11-15, 2012 (Period: 02/15/2012-01/31/2013) $4,000
Buck, John  ECE ONR Radom Matrix Theory for Adaptive Beamforming (Period: 01/01/2012-12/31/2014) $404,213
Jennings, Susan SUS U.S. DOL/BROCKTON AREA WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BD. TRAINING FY12 Clean Energy State Energy Sector Partnership (Period: 01/01/2012-12/31/2012) $22,820
Tandon, Amit  PHY UMASS PRESIDENT'S OFFICE MOPE: Multi-scale Ocean Modeling in Support of the Pioneer Array (Period: 01/01/2012-12/31/2012) $20,000
Kim, Yong BNG ENGINEERED YARNS COMPANY Electrostatically Flocked Graphite Fiber Interface (Period: 11/01/2011-08/31/2012) $21,033
Buck, John  ECE ONR IEEE Underwater Acoustic Signal Processing Workshop (Period: 10/01/2011-12/31/2012) $5,000
Meressi,T. /O'Connor, K. MNE NSF CUSP-NOYCE Teach! Southcoast STEM (Period:  10/01/2011-09/30/2014) $569,104
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC MA DOT Determination of the Proper Virgin Binder Grader for RAP-HMA Mixes (Period: 09/15/2011-06/30/2014) $449,456
Huang,W. /Chalivendra, V. MNE NSF Multi-scale Modeling of Fractural Topography and Contract Analysis for Radio-frequency (RF) MEMS (Period:  09/01/2011-08/31/2014) $269,383
Khanna, Gaurav  PHY NSF Gravitational Wave Physics Simulations on AFRL CONDOR Supercomputer (Period:  09/01/2011-08/31/2013) $48,798
Jennings, Susan SUS ISLAND FOUNDATION Leveraging a Sustainable Future in Southeastern Massachusetts (Period: 08/01/2011-06/30/2012) $15,000
Sengupta,S. / Bhowmick,S. CEN   MNE NSF MRI: Acquisition of Nanospider for Development of Next Generation of Polymeric (Period: 08/01/2011-07/31/2012) $118,350
Sengupta, Sukalyan CEN NSF Collab. Research: Development & Testing of Fundamentals of Environmental Engineering (Period: 08/01/2011-07/31/2013) $72,780
Xing,L. / Vokkarane, V. ECE   CIS NSF CRS: Small:Collab. Research: Bridging Reliability Analysis and Reality in Sensor Systems (Period: 08/01/2011-07/31/2014) $261,616
Cory, Lester CRE MA REHAB. COMMISSION MA Rehab. Commission FY12 (Period: 07/02/2011-06/30/2012) $159,800
Zarrillo,M. / Bala,R. / Miller,H. / Wang, H PHY  CIS  CEN  ECE U.S. DOT Data Collection via CRS & SI Technology to Determine when to Impose SLR (Period: 07/01/2011-06/30/2013) $425,524
FISCAL YEAR 2011      
Rice, John MNE MA CLEAN ENERGY CTR. Reducing our Transportation Carbon Footprint with UMD's Z-Axis Technology (Period: 06/15/2011-06/14/2012) $40,000
Raessi, Mehdi  MNE CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY Performing Fast Numerical Simulations of Interfacial Flows Using GPUs-Applications in Energy Systems and Material Processing (Period: 06/02/2011-05/31/2012) $6,500
Tandon, Amit  PHY WHOI Bridge Account (from Natl Aero & Space Admin/Boston Univ) (Period 06/01/2011--8/31/2011) $30,000
Wang, Honggang ECE CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY A Biometric-based Security System for Healthcare Monitoring in Wireless Body Area Networks (WBAN) (Period:  06/01/2011-05/31/2011) $6,615
Rahbar, Nima CEN MEETROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART Repair of a Historical Marble Statue at NY Metropolitan Museum (Period: 06/01/2011-05/31/2012) $10,000
Rahbar,N. / Tootkaboni, M. CEN CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY Mechanics of Bamboo (Period: 06/01/2011-05/31/2012) $6,657
Bala, Ram CIS ONR Situationally Aware Task Consensus Among a Team of Heterogeneous AUV's (Period:  04/05/2011-04/04/2013) $150,000
Brown, David ECE ONR Training in Electroacoustic Transducer Modeling with Examples of Low Frequency (Period: 04/01/2011-12/31/2013) $450,002
Rancour, David ECE SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (SBA) Advanced Technology & Manufacturing Center (Period: 04/01/2011-03/31/2013) $325,000
Khanna, Gaurav  PHY SILICON VALLEY COMMUNITY FOUNDATION Applying HPC Techniques to CDT Simulations (Period: 04/01/2011-03/31/2012) $3,750
Kim, Yong BNG MA CLEAN ENERGY CTR. Ultra Effective Fiber-Based Bioconversion Media Materials for Air/Water Bieremediation (Period:  03/01/2011-02/29/2012) $40,000
Li, Y. / Kasilingam,D. ECE ONR Instrumentation for RF/ Photonics Testbed (Period:  02/01/2011-01/31/2012) $236,576
Jennings, Susan SUS U.S. DOL/BROCKTON AREA WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BD. TRAINING Southeastern Partnership for Clean Energy Careers (Period: 01/11/2011-12/31/2011) $67,738
Raessi, Mehdi  MNE SUNWELL TECHNOLOGIES Numerical Simulations & Analysis of the Refrigeration System Developed by Sunwell (Period: 01/01/2011-12/31/2012) $41,250
Vokkarane, Vinod CIS CHANCELLOR'S INNOVATION IN TEACHING AWARD Interactive Textbook (Period: 12/20/2010-06/30/2012) $3,000
Laoulache, Raymond MNE TACO, INC. To Develop Heat Exchanger Test Protocols and Analyze Empirical Test Data (Period:  11/01/2010-09/30/2011) $46,688
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC MA DOT Continued Operation of Pavement Profiler Correlation + Certification (Period:  10/07/2010-10/06/2011) $267,000
Jennings, Susan SUS DOE Weatherization Assistance Program (Period: 10/01/2010-09/30/2012) $964,215
Pennell, Kelly CEN NSF/BROWN UNIV. Exposure Pathways, Dissolution Kinetics, & Fate of Nano-Silver in the Environment (Period:  10/01/2010-09/20/2011) $25,829
Pennell, Kelly CEN NATL INST. OF ENVIR. HEALTH/BROWN UNIV. Reuse in RI: A State-Based Approach in Complex Exposures (Period: 09/01/2010-03-01-2014) $215,870
Vokkarane, Vinod CIS U.S. DOE COMMON: Coordinated Multi-layer Multi-domain Optical Network Framework (Period:  09/01/2010-08/31/2013) $524,991
Payton, Karen ECE NIH/INST. ON DEAFNESS & COMMON DISORDERS Blind Source Separation (Period:  09/01/2010-08/31/2011) $29,988
Khanna, Gaurav  PHY NSF GOALI: An Exploration of the Use of OpenCL for Numerical Modeling & Data Analysis (Period: 09/01/2010-08/31/2012) $166,499
Li, Yifei ECE NRL Spatially Modulated Gain Waveguide Electro-optic Laser (Period:  08/17/2010-02/17/2012) $199,880
Calvert, Paul BNG NSF/DUKE UNIV. Elastomeric Capture Microarticles for High Sensitivity Biodetection (Period:  08/15/2010-07/31/2011) $10,028
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC U.S. DOT/UNIV. OF NH Evaluation of Plant-Produced High-Percentage RAP Mixtures in the Northeast (Period:  08/11/2010-12/31/2013) $149,348
Rice, John MNE PROGENY SYSTEMS CORP. External Pipe Sound Pressure Level Sensor (Period: 07/26/2010-01/28/2011) $20,984
Liu, Hong ECE S&T/ PRESIDENT'S OFFICE Anytime-Anywhere-Anyway (AAA) (Period:  07/01/2010-06/30/2012) $100,000
Ferreira, Tracie BNG CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY FY11 Cranberry (Period: 07/01/2010-06/30/2011) $21,000
Ferreira, Tracie BNG CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY FY11 Healey(Period: 07/01/2010-06/30/2011) $3,750
Jennings, Susan SUS U.S. DOL/BROCKTON AREA WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BD. TRAINING Southeastern Partnership for Clean Energy Careers (Period: 07/01/2010-12/31/2010) $42,262
Jennings, Susan SUS U.S. DOL/BROCKTON AREA WORKFORCE INVESTMENT BD. TRAINING FY11 Clean Energy State Energy Sector Partnerships (Period: 07/01/2010-12/31/2010) $8,400
FISCAL YEAR 2010      
O'Rielly, Grant  PHY CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY Collab. Outreach Program: UMD Observatory Phase II (Period: 06/01/2010-05/31/2011) $9,800
Fisher, Robert PHY NSF MRI-R2: Acquisition of a Heterogenous Terascale Shared Campus Computing Facility (Period:  06/01/2010-05/31/2011) $199,480
Lee, Chi Keung (Ken) CIS CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY Database Crawling: Exploring Database-Generated Dynamic Web Pages (Period: 06/01/2010-05/31/2011) $6,057
Vokkarane, Vinod CIS CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY ARGON: Advance Reservation for Next-Generation Optical Networks (Period:  06/01/2010-05/31/2011) $10,000
Wang, Jay PHY TCR ENGINEERING Computer Modeling and Visualization of Physical Systems (Period: 06/01/2010-06/01/2012) $28,000
Zarrillo, Marguerite  PHY NSF TC: Collab. Research: Pay-As-You-Go Security and Privacy for Integrated Transportation Payment Systems (Period: 06/01/2010-05/31/13) $100,000
Chalivendra, Vijaya MNE NSF Development of Micro Tensile Tester Operated in Atomic Force Microscopy (Period: 04/01/2010-03/31/2011) $27,799
Fan, Qinguo MTX CLEMSON UNIVERSITY NTC/Blue Light Curable Ink Chemistry for Textile Digital Printing (Period: 04/01/2010-01/30/2011) $50,000
Bhowmick, Sankha MNE COVIDIEN Functionalization of Biopolymers (Period: 03/30/2010-12/31/2010) $30,000
Jennings, Susan SUS US DEPT. OF LABOR /BCC Energy Efficiency and Construction Enhancement-Stepping Stone (Period: 03/15/2010-03/15/2011) $50,000
Tandon, Amit  PHY NATL AERO & SPACE ADMIN./ BOSTON UNIV. Interpreting the Ocean's Interior from Surface Data (Period: 03/01/2010-02/28/2013) $59,395
Bergandy, Jan CIS NSF/ BCC CAITE II - Commonwealth Alliance for IT Education (Period: 12/01/2009-11/30/2011 ) $60,000
Jennings, Susan SUS SOUTHEASTERN ENVIRONMENTAL ED. ALLIANCE Sustainability Library Resource Corners (Period: 11/23/2009-11/22/2010) $850
Friedman, Peter MNE SANDIA NATL LAB /US DOE Experimental Study of Oil-Brine Mixing in the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (Period:  10/22/2009-12/31/2010) $79,680
Bhowmick, Sankha MNE NSF Collab. Research: Use of Novel Heat Spreader Tech for Reduction (Period: 10/01/2009-09/30/2012) $134,353
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC FEDERAL HWY. ADMIN./ NE TC NE Transportation Consortium Research Study 03-6:Fix it First (Period: 10/01/2009-09/30/2011) $45,842
Khanna, Gaurav  PHY NSF Alternative Technologies for Numerical Relativity + Ligo Data-Analysis (Period: 09/15/2009-08/31/2011) $160,560
Huang, Wenzhen MNE NSF GOALI: A Mode-Based Math Model for Geometric Variation & Tolerance Control (Period: 09/01/2009-08/31/2012) $170,000
O'Rielly, Grant  PHY UMASS PRESIDENT'S OFFICE Y10 Creative Economy Pathway (Period: 09/01/2009-08/31/2010) $39,000
Calvert /Peck /Bhowmick /Fowler /Chalivendra /Kim MTX   MNE  U.S. DEPT. OF EDUCATION Center for Regenerative Biomaterials (Period: 09/01/2009-08/31/2010) $95,000
Calvert, Paul MTX ENGINEERED YARNS COMPANY STTR Phase I:Co-extruded Electroded Fiber Sensors and Actuators (Period: 09/01/2009-06/30/2011) $45,500
Zarrillo, Marguerite  PHY US DOT /UMASS AMHERST Integrated Transportation Payment Systems:Principles, Concepts, and Applications (Period:  09/01/2009-07/31/2011) $5,550
Tandon, Amit  PHY NSF Collab. Research: On the Importance o Submesoscale Processes to Ocean Productivity (Period: 09/01/2009-08/31/2012) $328,384
Rice, John MNE PROGENY SYSTEMS CORP. Store-Aircraft Interface Force Measurement Systems (Period: 07/01/2009-02/15/2010) $18,383
 Jennings,S. /Peck,R. SUS/  COE UMASS PRESIDENT'S OFFICE FY10 Creative Economy Growing (Period: 07/01/2009-06/30/2010) $15,000
FISCAL YEAR 2009      
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION (FAA) Pavement Rehabilitation Strategies (Period: 06/18/2009-06/17/2010) $43,000
Chalivendra, Vijaya MNE NSF Collab. Research Mechanical + Electrical Response of Novel Polymer (Period: 06/01/2009-05/31/2012) $134,838
Jennings, Susan SUS SOUTHEASTERN ENFIRONMENTAL ED. ALLIANCE Sustainability Teacher Training & Community Training (Period: 05/22/2009-11/21/2009) $5,000
Khanna, Gaurav  PHY FOUNDATIONAL QUESTIONS INSTITUTE (fqxI) Summer Support for Graduate Student to Extend Scope of MS Thesis (Period: 05/18/2009-04/17/2010) $3,750
Bhowmick, Sankha MNE GRADIENT RESEARCH LLC Tonsil Thermal Therapy (Period: 05/17/2009-12/31/2009) $32,950
Kim, Yong MTX CLEMSON UNIVERSITY NTC /2009 Basic Research (Period: 05/01/2009-04/30/2010) $2,609
Fan, Qinguo MTX CLEMSON UNIVERSITY NTC/Blue Light Curable Ink Chemistry for Textile Digital Printing (Period: 05/01/2009-04/30/2010) $32,500
Fowler, Alex MNE MA RENEWABLE ENERGY TRUST FUND Fuel Cell Installation & Training (Period: 03/16/2009-06/30/2010) $30,800
Jennings, Susan SUS MA/ BRIDGEWATER STATE UNIVERSITY Sustainability Summer Camp for Middle Schoolers (Period: 03/01/2009-12/31/2009) $12,210
Zarrillo, Marguerite  PHY IBI GROUP Transit Mgmt. System / NB ITS Deployment (Period: 03/01/2009-12/31/2009) $20,000
Bala,R. /Davis, J. CIS  ATMC FEDERAL HWY. ADMINISTRATION/ IBI GROUP Vessel Detection System/ NB ITS Deployment (Period:  03/01/2009-12/31/2009) $110,000
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC MASS. HWY. DEPARTMENT Mass. Highway Pavement Profiler Certification Sites (02/25/2009-12/31/2009) $100,000
Mogawer, Walaa  CEN-HSRC TOWN OF WELLESLEY Selection of Pavement Preservation Strategies (Period: 02/20/2009-02/19/2010) $33,817
Fan, Qinguo MTX MA TECHNOLOGY COLLABORATIVE High-Speed Digital Printing (Period: 02/03/2009-05/29/2009) $21,500
Buck, John  ECE ONR Stochastic Eigenanalysis (Period:  01/01/2009-09/30/2011) $337,288
Mogawer, W. /ATMC CEN-HSRC NETC Coordination Services 2009 (Period: 01/01/2009-12/31/2009) $139,309
Hsu, Jong Ping PHY Z TECHNOLOGY Semi-Quantum Computer + Transition Between Classical + Quantum Mechanics (Period: 01/01/2009-12/31/2011) $16,500
Zhang, Xiaoqin CIS RAYTHEON INTELLIGENCE & INFO SYSTEMS/ UMH Negotiation Strategies in Distributed Control Problems (Period: 11/12/2008-08/29/2009) $20,000
Bala, Ram CIS ONR Integration of Ocean Dynamics (Period: 11/03/2008-09/30/2010) $150,000
Tandon, Amit  PHY ONR Submesoscale Routes to Lateral Mixing in the Ocean (Period: 10/17/2008-12/31/2013) $166,281
Bala /Vokkarane /Zhang /Michel /Xing CIS  ECE INTERNAL /COE SAFE Cluster (Period: 10/16/2008-06/30/2010) $25,000
Bhowmick /Chalivendra /Fowler /Sengupta /Warner /Calvert MNE MTX INTERNAL /COE Bio & Environmental Materials Cluster (Period: 10/16/2008-06/30/2010) $25,000
Chalivendra /El Wakil /Bhowmick MNE INTERNAL /COE Bone Replacements (Period: 10/06/2008-06/30/2010) $25,000
Kasilingam, Dayalan  ECE PROGENY SYSTEMS CORP. Phase II - Miniaturized Wireless Data Application (Period: 10/01/2008-11/22/2009) $133,401
Heather, Miller CEN THOMPSON FARLAND Infrastructure Sustainability: Properties of SE M A Soils (Period: 09/30/2008-09/30/2009) $8,267
Khanna, Gaurav  PHY NATL PHILANTHROPIC TRUST Numerical Techniques for Solving Models of Quantum Gravity (Period: 09/01/2008-08/31/2009) $15,166
Xing, Luidong   ECE NSF CSR-EHCS: SM:Efficient Dynamics Combinational Models (EDCM) for Reliability Analysis of Complex Dynamic Systems (Period:  09/01/2008-10/31/2011) $250,126
Holtta-Otto, Katja MNE NSF Collab. Research: Extreme Experience Design for Breaking Barriers to Innovation  (Period:  09/01/2008-08/31/2011) $223,450
Calvert, Paul MTX NIH/ TUFTS UNIVERSITY Biomedical Technology Resource Center (Period: 08/01/2008-07/31/2009) $29,803
Khanna, Gaurav  PHY NSF SGER: Evaluation of Sony PS3 (Period: 07/01/2008-12/31/2009) $30,000
Zarrillo, Marguerite  PHY UMASS PRESIDENT'S OFFICE S & T /Integrated Payment Systems (Period: 07/01/2008-06/30/2014 ) $15,625
Cory, Lester CRE MA REHABILITATION COMMISSION FY09 Mass Rehabilitation Commission ISA (Period: 07/01/2008-06/30/2009) $100,000
Jennings, Susan SUS UMASS PRESIDENT'S OFFICE FY09 Instructional Technology (Period:  07/01/2008-06/30/2009) $15,000
Valova, Iren CIS UMASS PRESIDENT'S OFFICE Instructional Technology FY09 PDG (Period: 07/01/2008-06/30/2009) $20,000
Huang Wenzhen MNE CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY Geometric Variation Modeling for Statistical Tolerance Design (Period: 07/01/2008-06/30/2009) $8,564
Valova, Iren CIS CHANCELLOR'S HEALEY FY09 ITA (Period: 07/01/2008-06/30/2009) $7,010