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Grants and Contracts Awarded in Fiscal Year 2015

Listed by College, Department and PI


Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences
Architecture & Env Design
Business
Engineering
Liberal Arts
Science & Mathematics
Student Affairs
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Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences

Agribusiness
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Cai, Xiaowei
Determinants of California agricultural land values
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-047
$29,987
Hurley, Sean
Evaluation of continuous flow vermicompost systems for use in conventional specialty crop production
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-183
$90,909
Hurley, Sean
A Technology and Market Feasibility Analysis of Utilizing Remote Sensing Imaging Mounted on an Unmanned Aerial Vehicle for Improving Decision Making on California Viticulture Crops
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
15-295
$122,727
McCullough, Michael
Accelerating Adoption of Innovative Conservation and Sustainable Best Management Practices
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture via California Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance
15-266
$35,875
McCullough, Michael
Cal Poly FDRS Marketing Challenge Grant
CHS Foundation
15-515
$1,000
Schroeter, Christiane
Do social networks improve the effectiveness of incentive-based health programs?
USDA - Food and Nutrition Service (FSA) via Cornell University
14-257
$9,999
Schroeter, Christiane
Research Participant Incentive Support
Arizona State University
15-199
$1,000

Agricultural Education
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Kellogg, Bill
California Agricultural Education - Professional Development Project (2014-15)
U.S. Dept of Education via CA Dept of Education
14-309
$170,000
Swan, Benjamin
Developing the Next Generation of Ag Safety and Health Leaders
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
15-262
$13,333

Animal Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Bennett, Darin
Bioinformatics Workshop
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-003
$2,200
Campos-Chillon, Fernando
Transfer of in-vitro produced frozen bovine embryos: a field study
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
15-182
$13,006
Horney, Marc
Sustainable range program support for the California Army National Guard
CA Military Department
14-363
$253,966
Huzzey, Juliana
Seed funding to support program development in animal behavior and welfare
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-005
$5,000
Jimenez-Flores, Rafael
Unit operations measurements for process to produce lipid-free egg yolk protein
Nestec Ltd.
15-053
$63,868
Jimenez-Flores, Rafael
Assessment of biological activity in different fractions of phospholipids from egg after supercritical CO2 treatments
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-006
$11,165
Noland, Jaymie
New Investigator funding: Evaluation of the probiotics and prebiotics on pullet and laying hen performance
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-050
$20,000
Noland, Jaymie
Increase student awareness and participation in Poultry Science through learning experiences and travel opportunities
U.S. Poultry & Egg Association via Harold E. Ford Foundation
15-169
$10,000
Sprayberry, Kim
Seed funding for veterinary video endoscope
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
15-234
$5,000
Vagnoni, David
Alternative byproduct storage methods and reduced beef input costs
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
15-236
$11,333
Yeung, Chi Kong (Vincent)
Enhancing effects of lactulose on the expression of intestinal DMT-1 and Calbindin-D9k transport proteins assessed with the Caco-2 cell culture model
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-386
$20,000

BioResource and Agricultural Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Livingston, Peter
Gladiola Harvest Aid Control Configuration
Glad-A-Way Gardens
15-408
$28,840
Schwartz, Gregory
Production of algae animal feed from dairy waste nutrients
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) via California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
14-169
$122,669
Schwartz, Gregory
Technical Review for Dairy Digester Research and Development Program
CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
15-300
$4,400
Schwartz, Gregory
Cal Poly Myco-polyculture Project
Taft Foundation
15-466
$5,000

BioResource and Agricultural Engineering / ITRC
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
11-026
$20,000
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
11-094
$89,770
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
13-013
$35,000
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
14-059
$30,000
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-064
$24,122
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-068
$94,730
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-492
$23,000
Gaudi, Franklin
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-192
$759,000
Howes, Daniel
Not Listed
Not Listed
13-148
$205,287
Howes, Daniel
Not Listed
Not Listed
14-344
$590,000
Howes, Daniel
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-038
$172,790
Howes, Daniel
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-095
$6,756
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
05-034
$697,753
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
13-114
$199,999
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
14-375
$234,240
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-032
$8,800
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-484
$17,600

Dairy Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Jimenez-Flores, Rafael
Production of novel ingredients with modified biological activity from the partial hydrolysis of milk protein under supercritical (SC)-CO2.
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
13-056
$17,250
Lammert, Amy
Linking Emotion and Texture: A New Consumer Perspective on Sensory Properties of Cheese
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
13-113
$5,622
Tong, Phillip
2015 Cal Poly industry continuing education and information communication program
CA Dairy Research Foundation
15-069
$77,707
Tong, Phillip
Cal Poly Dairy Ingredients Applications Program 2015
Dairy Research Institute
15-250
$175,000

Dean's Office, Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Thulin, Andrew
Food Systems Leadership Institute (FSLI)
North Carolina State University
15-110
$25,000

Food Science & Nutrition
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Choudhury, Gour
Green Approaches to Reduce Water Use and Discharge Salinity in California Winery and Food Processing Cleaning Operations
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
12-141
$150,000
Jung, Stephanie
Advancing next-generation bioproduction with integrated corn/soybean biorefineries
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via Iowa State University
15-107
$6,827
Jung, Stephanie
Acquisition of a Tornado stirring system for green enzymatic extraction of polyphenols from agricultural by-products (waste)
Southern California Institute of Food Technologists Section (SCiftS)
15-325
$23,000
Jung, Stephanie
Food Production Seed Funding
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-007
$5,000
Kravets, Robert
Acquisition of Temperature Sensing Equipment to Improve Research Capabilities and Student Education in Food Processing
Southern California Institute of Food Technologists Section (SCiftS)
15-358
$11,049
Lammert, Amy
Improving the Sensory Attributes of Low Sodium Mozzarella Cheese
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
12-053
$0
Lammert, Amy
Development and Consumption Behavior of Ready-to-Eat Frozen oatmeal and Fruit Products
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
15-120
$117,383
Lammert, Amy
Hedonic Test for Sweet Kale Salad
Curation Foods, Inc.
15-477
$9,520
Lathrop, Amanda
Development of microbiologically-based intervention strategies for the control of food-borne and fungal plant pathogens that threaten CA produce production
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-359
$38,518
Nazmi, Aydin
Fresh Farm Tastings in School
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Department of Public Health via County of San Luis Obispo
13-315
$14,027
Nazmi, Aydin
Reducing Obesity Risk in Children: Nutrition Education and Culinary Skills Training in After-School Settings
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee Health Foundation via Vanderbilt University
15-060
$4,000
Nazmi, Aydin
The Impact of a Novel Exercise Training Suit on Cardiorespiratory Fitness
Athlotek LLC
15-306
$11,000
Nazmi, Aydin
Pink and Dude Chefs Nutrition Education and Culinary Skills Program: Increasing capacity among non-profit organizations in Santa Barbara County
Orfalea Foundation
15-401
$35,000
Papathakis, Peggy
Randomized controlled trial of the impact of treating moderately malnourished women in pregnancy
Dairy Research Institute
14-069
$34,674
Papathakis, Peggy
Use of dairy treatment of malnutrition in pregnancy in Malawi
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-166
$90,000
Papathakis, Peggy
Treating women with moderate malnutrition in Malawi
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) via FHI 360 via Washington University in St. Louis
14-264
$50,004
Pilolla, Kari
Weight Management Training
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-010
$5,000
Ubbink, Job
Fee-for-Service Agreement, Food Science and Nutrition Laboratory and Pilot-Plant (FSNPP LAB)
Various Sponsors
12-294
$9,547

Horticulture & Crop Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Brown, J Wyatt
Packaging Consortium Task #22: Open lab: post harvest research and packaing materials
Various Sponsors (Packaging Consortium)
14-161
$7,931
Brown, J Wyatt
Effect of Seaweed Extracts on the Shelf-life and Quality of Spinach, Romaine Lettuce and Strawberries
Acadian Seaplants Ltd.
15-066
$3,153
Garner, Lauren
Improving Pomegranate Production in Coastal and Inland California: (1) Characterization and Manipulation of Vegetative and Reproductive Growth and (2) Characterization of Katydid and Leaffooted Bugs Seasonal Cycles
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
15-386
$21,934
Headrick, David
Identification of plant volatile compounds attractive to the marigold fruit fly, Trupanea vicina (Diptera: Tephritdae)
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-089
$28,766
Headrick, David
A natural approach to human-pathogen suppression: Can biodiversity fill the gaps?
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) via Washington State University
14-308
$23,823
Hoover, Benjamin
The Use of Biochar in Propagation Substrates
California Association of Nurserymen Endowment for Research and Scholarships Foundation (CANERS) via CA Association of Nurseries and Garden Centers
15-248
$5,000
Hoover, Benjamin
Biochar Use in Plant Propagationa nd Production
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-074
$6,666
Ivors, Kelly
Optimization and implementation of biologically active soil amendments as an alternative to soil fumigation for soil-borne disease control in California strawberry production systems
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via USDA-ARS Tree Fruit Research Lab
15-023
$169,723
Macmillan, Craig
Evaluation of data from research trial to determine effect of "thermal" treatments on vineyard pests and fruit production
Lazo TPC Global, Inc. dba AgroThermal Systems
15-142
$3,483

Natural Resources Management & Environmental Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Bisbing, Sarah
Southern Area Sudden Oak Death Monitoring Plan
USDA - Forest Service
12-171
$12,000
Bisbing, Sarah
Coastal forests under a changing climate: Identifying the regeneration niche of coast redwood
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-373
$20,000
Bisbing, Sarah
McIntire-Stennis: Coast redwood regeneration and forest resilience under multiple, interacting disturbances
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
15-174
$15,000
Chiu, Yiwen
Assessing Water Footprint of Perennial-Grass Biofuel under Various Climate Scenarios
U.S. Dept of Energy via UChicago Argonne, LLC
15-122
$25,022
Dicus, Christopher A.
McIntire-Stennis - Assessing the Wildland Urban Interface in California: Definitions, Trends, and Complexities
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
13-180
$15,000
Dicus, Christopher A.
Temporal changes to fire risk in disparate WUI communities
CA Dept of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
14-237
$50,000
Dicus, Christopher A.
Geospatially Analyzing Fire Risk in the Wildland-Urban Interface of California
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-372
$16,060
Dietterick, Brian
McIntire-Stennis - Post-Fire Effects on Watershed Processes and Channel Characteristics
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
13-181
$23,323
Piirto, Douglas
McIntire-Stennis - An Evaluation of Stand Structural Changes in Uneven-aged Managed Coast Redwood Stands at Cal Poly's Valencia School Forest
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
13-188
$7,015
Piirto, Douglas
McIntire-Stennis Forestry Research Program (2013-2014)
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
14-211
$11,990
Piirto, Douglas
Response to Management Strategies in Young-Growth Giant Sequoia Stands at Mountain Home State Forest - Remeasurement 20 Yrs. After Treatment
CA Dept of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
14-358
$5,019
Surfleet, Christopher
Hydrologic characteristics of summer stream temperatures in Little Creek and Scotts Creek at the Swanton Pacific Ranch
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-182
$20,000
Surfleet, Christopher
McIntire-Stennis - The hydrologic response of conifer removal for meadow restoration in the Sierra Nevada
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
14-209
$20,000
Surfleet, Christopher
McIntire-Stennis - Hydrologic characteristics of summer stream temperatures in Little Creek and Scotts Creek at the Swanton Pacific Ranch
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
14-210
$15,000
Surfleet, Christopher
Hydrologic response to mountain meadow restoration following conifer removal
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-389
$21,375
Thompson, Richard
McIntire-Stennis Forestry Research Program (2014-2015)
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
15-229
$31,145

Recreation, Parks, & Tourism Administration
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Greenwood, Brian
Junior Giants: Assessment of Developmental Outcomes - Phase IV
Giants Community Fund
14-356
$17,163
Lin, Yeqiang (Kevin)
Leisure Activity Benefits in Older Adults
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-008
$2,500

Wine and Viticulture
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Costello, Michael J
Effects of temperature on mortality of powdery mildew and spider mites
Lazo TPC Global, Inc. dba AgroThermal Systems
15-002
$2,476
Costello, Michael J
Establish a leaf hopper colony
Lazo TPC Global, Inc. dba AgroThermal Systems
15-124
$837
Dodson Peterson, Jean
Grapevine Fruitfulness and Timing of Budbreak As a Function of Spur Diameter and the Position along the Cordon
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-004
$20,000

Architecture & Env Design

Architecture
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Stannard, Sandra
Solar CalPoly
U.S. Dept of Energy
14-154
$43,189

City & Regional Planning
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Boswell, Michael
SLO County Climate Action Plan Implementation Project - Phase I
County of San Luis Obispo
14-351
$24,130
Conn, W. David
Used oil and filter curbside collection research
CA Dept of Resources Recycling and Recovery (CalRecycle)
14-274
$262,760
Dandekar, Hemalata
Best Practices in California Housing: A Regional Typology
CA Dept of Housing and Community Development
15-111
$75,000
Del Rio Nascimento, Vicente
Strategic Urban Design Concepts for the Highway 46 Corridor, Wasco CA
City of Wasco
15-089
$9,818
Del Rio Nascimento, Vicente
Urban Design Vision Plan for South El Camino Real from Avenida Magdalena to Cristianitos, San Clemente, CA
City of San Clemente
15-288
$14,585
Main, Kelly
City of Sanger General Plan Update
City of Sanger
15-191
$10,000
Main, Kelly
Draft Update of Parks Master Plan for City of Woodland
City of Woodland
15-439
$9,450
Nuworsoo, Cornelius
UCTC Technology Transfer and Educational Outreach
U.S. Dept of Transportation via University of California, Berkeley
13-156
$30,150
Nuworsoo, Cornelius
General plan EIR outline and timeline for the city of San Juan Bautista
City of San Juan Bautista
14-306
$70,000
Nuworsoo, Cornelius
City of Wasco Draft General Plan
City of Wasco
15-073
$40,000

Construction Management
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Barlow, Philip
Faculty Internship Professional Development 2015
AGC Education and Research Foundation
15-227
$10,000
Kelting, Scott
Homebuilding education leadership program
National Housing Endowment
12-362
$5,400
Korman, Thomas
Development and Assessment of Teaching Tools to Facilitate the Implementation of Construction Industry Simulation (COINS) in the Lower Division Courses
National Science Foundation
14-175
$299,926
Simonian, Lonny G.
Electrical Supply Chain Distribution - Developing an Agile Construction Partnership
NAED Education and Research Foundation, Inc.
15-097
$52,615

Landscape Architecture
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Burke, Ellen
LA 405: Design and Implementation Focus Studio
Landscape Architecture Foundation
15-264
$2,500

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