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Grants and Contracts Awarded Quarter JUL-SEP 2016

Listed by College, Department and PI


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


Academic Affairs

Office of Research & Economic Development
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Genet, Russell
Student Research within Communities of Practice, A Dynamic New Paradigm for Transforming Undergraduate Science Education
National Science Foundation
16-073
$298,949

Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences

Agribusiness
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Cai, Xiaowei
The impact of produce purchasing on household health outcomes
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-225
$81,019
Delbridge, Timothy
Information Sharing or Social Support? The Role of Spatial Externalities in the Organic Adoption Decision
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-003
$4,769
Schroeter, Christiane
Understanding Produce Purchasing Behavior, Obesity, and BMI: Empirical Results from IRI Household Panel and Med Profiler Data
USDA - Economic Research Service
16-370
$30,001
Volpe, Richard
Improving and Expanding Food Price Forecasts at ERS
USDA - Economic Research Service
16-385
$37,773

Animal Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Bennett, Darin
Alternative and Underutilized Feedstuffs for use in the California Poultry Industry
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-001
$16,798
Horney, Marc
CESU Project #P13AC00676: Grazing Allotment Monitoring and Review of Existing Data
U.S. Dept of the Interior
16-456
$20,876
Huzzey, Juliana
Acute Behavioral Effect of Regrouping Holstein and Jersey Cow in Pairs or Individually After Calving
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-253
$9,847
Vagnoni, David
Measurement of Starch Digestibility On-Farm on California Dairies
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-045
$5,000

BioResource and Agricultural Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-291
$20,000
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-295
$1,020
Howes, Daniel
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-038
$64,815
Liu, Bo
Agriculture Management Based on Aerial and Ground Robots
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-119
$20,000
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-041
$249,432

Dean's Office, Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Francis, Hunter
Assessment of Soil Biology and Plant Available Nitrogen for Soil Health and Water Quality
USDA - Western SARE
16-140
$49,690
Thulin, Andrew
Food Systems Leadership Institute (FSLI)
North Carolina State University
16-465
$25,000

Food Science & Nutrition
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Castro, Luis
The effect of Alcohol and IBU levels on Brewing Yeast Viability
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-040
$40,000

Horticulture & Crop Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Hoover, Benjamin
Biochar Use in Plant Propagationa nd Production
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-074
$4,000
Ivors, Kelly
RosBREED: Combining disease resistance with horticultural quality in new rosaceous cultivars
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) via Michigan State University
14-360
$14,745
Ivors, Kelly
Optimization of biologically active soil amendments as fumigation replacements for soilborne disease control in California strawberry production
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-004
$54,768
Tubeileh, Ashraf
Evaluation of the effects of three agricultural wastes on organic bell pepper health, nutrition and yield
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-005
$20,000

Natural Resources Management & Environmental Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
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
Bisbing, Sarah
Effects of variable density thinning and prescribed fire on forest resilience and stand dynamics in Sierra Nevada forests
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-037
$43,099
Bisbing, Sarah
McIntire-Stennis -- Treatment effects on the regeneration environment: The influence of soil legacies and microclimate on germination and success of pines and understory vegetation
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
16-111
$14,988
Bisbing, Sarah
Forest health and demography of Cambria's pine forest
CA Dept of Forestry via San Luis Obispo County Fire Safe Council, Inc.
16-419
$76,480
Chiu, Yiwen
McIntire-Stennis -- Environmental Cost-Benefit Assessment of Restoration Projects
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
16-110
$15,000
Dietterick, Brian
McIntire-Stennis -- Predicting instream community structure to inform spatially-explicit riparian management strategies
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
16-112
$15,000
Malama, Bwalya
McIntire-Stennis -- Monitoring Soilwater and Groundwater Consumption by Riparian Forest Phreatophyte Vegetation -- From Diurnal to Seasonal Time Scales
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
16-109
$14,974
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
$5,000
Surfleet, Christopher
Hydrologic response to mountain meadow restoration following conifer removal
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
14-389
$4,509

Recreation, Parks, & Tourism Administration
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Greenwood, Brian
Junior Giants: Assessment of Developmental Outcomes - Phase VI
Giants Community Fund
16-459
$18,758

Wine and Viticulture
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Casassa, Federico
Berry size and wine quality. Chemical and sensory effects due to intrinsic variations of berry size in Vitis vinifera L. Cabernet Sauvignon and Zinfandel grapes
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-002
$5,000
Casassa, Federico
Wine matrix effects on tannin extraction and retention into Pinot Noir and Cabernet Sauvignon wines
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-098
$15,541
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
Dodson Peterson, Jean
The Influence of Sustainable Vineyard Practices on Soil Microbial Communities, Scion Development and Wine Quality
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-023
$20,000

Architecture & Env Design

City & Regional Planning
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Boswell, Michael
2018 Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan Support Services - Phase 1
U.S. Dept of Homeland Security via CA Governor's Office of Emergency Services (Cal OES)
15-200
$480,717
Dandekar, Hemalata
Riverside Paso Robles Urban Design Concept Plan
City of Paso Robles
16-502
$10,000
Dandekar, Hemalata
Old Town Urban Design Concept Plan and Development Strategy - Newark, CA
City of Newark
16-503
$20,000
Hajrasouliha, Amir
CONNECTING THE DOTS: Campus Form, Student Satisfaction and Academic Performance
Society for College and University Planning
16-466
$10,000
Nuworsoo, Cornelius
City of Lemoore Draft General Plan
City of Lemoore
16-380
$40,000

Landscape Architecture
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Ragsdale, Joseph
LA 402: Design Exploration Focus Studio
Landscape Architecture Foundation
17-053
$2,500

Business

Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Nelson, Tod
SLO HotHouse (FY 2016-2017)
County of San Luis Obispo
16-352
$200,000

Economics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Lepore, Jason
CWMD Systems Development
U.S. Dept of Defense via Naval Postgraduate School
16-394
$29,994

Industrial Technology & Packaging
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Singh, Jagjit (Jay)
Retail Supply Channels for CPGs in India: An Evaluation of Handling, Storage, and Transportation in the Distribution Environment
International Safe Transit Association (ISTA)
16-463
$38,888
York, Jonathan
Higea, Inc.
VentureWell
16-278
$20,000

Management, Human Resources and Information Systems
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Lertwachara, Kevin
Cal Poly SBDC for Innovation (2016)
U.S. Small Business Administration via University of California, Merced
15-528
$6,000

Engineering

Aerospace Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Abercromby, Kira
Testing for Heat Switch
NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
16-431
$1,000
Doig, Graham
Confidential
Confidential
16-154
$63,183
Doig, Graham
Cal Poly Wind Tunnel Testing
Jennings Aeronautics, Inc.
16-492
$1,299

Biomedical Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Katona, Thomas
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Capstone Bootcamp
VentureWell
15-462
$20,000
Katona, Thomas
Mantis Composites: Stage 2: Resubmission
VentureWell
16-401
$20,000

Civil & Environmental Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Bertini, Robert
SPR 761, PART B: EVALUATION OF VARIABLE SPEED LIMIT/VARIABLE ADVISORY SPEED SYSTEMS
OR Dept of Transportation
16-269
$11,992
Lundquist, Trygve
Coastal California Algae Production Testbed Site
U.S. Dept of Energy via Arizona State University
12-310
$100,000
Moss, Robb
Confidential
Confidential
16-174
$24,901
Pande, Anurag
Increasing Short-term Capacity on the San Francisco Bay Bridge
Metropolitan Transportation Commission
16-437
$10,000

Computer Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Bellardo, John
Northrop Grumman Nanosatellite study
Northrop Grumman
16-392
$15,000
Bellardo, John
Radio Relay and Support Services
Irvine Unified School District
16-504
$21,839
Falessi, Davide
Improving Software Defects Prediction Accuracy in an Industrial Context
Keymind
16-396
$14,815

Electrical Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Derickson, Dennis
NASA SEAP Scholarship to Electrical Engineering Student (2016 FY)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
16-093
$6,800
Prodanov, Vladimir
Cal Poly SLO Student Engineering Design Project with the Electrical Engineering Department – Summer 2016
NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
16-405
$13,313

Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Pan, Jianbiao
CCA-SAFE: A Model-Assisted NDE Tool for Failure Analysis on Gold Contaminated Solder Joints
DOD - Missile Defense Agency (MDA) via Intelligent Automation, Inc.
16-147
$20,000
Pan, Jianbiao
Process Development & Reliability Evaluation of Assembling Ultra-Thin Silicon Integrated Circuits onto Textiles for Human Monitoring System
NextFlex
16-294
$235,442
Wang, Xuan
Cal Poly Mechanical Engineering Student Projects with Lawrence Livermore - 2016
DOE - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
16-379
$9,973

Mechanical Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Chen, John
Does active learning build grit?
National Science Foundation
16-065
$499,275
Widmann, James
IUSE:EHR:Collaborative Research:The Role of Non-Cognitive and Affective (NCA) Factors in Engineering and Computing Student Academic Performance
National Science Foundation
16-179
$479,337

Liberal Arts

Cal Poly Arts
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Lerian, Steve
Cal Poly Arts Broadway Series (2016-2017)
City of San Luis Obispo
16-363
$4,000

Graphic Communication
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Sing, Lyndee
The UPS Store 2016 Convention Seminar
The UPS Store, Inc.
16-331
$1,000

History
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Beaton, Brian
Workshop: Social Facets of Data Science
National Science Foundation
16-332
$24,941

Psychology & Child Development
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Caldwell, Roslyn
The Bakari© Mentoring Program at California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo: A Prevention and Intervention Program for At-Risk Adolescents (2016-2017)
County of San Luis Obispo
16-333
$45,000

Women's & Gender Studies
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Lehr, Jane
Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Program (LSAMP) Senior Alliance 2016-2017
National Science Foundation via CSU Sacramento University Enterprises Inc.
16-452
$20,000
Lehr, Jane
Chancellor's Office Supplement to NSF Subaward No. 523931 to NSF Prime Award HRD-1302873: California State University Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Program
CSU Office of the Chancellor via CSU Sacramento University Enterprises Inc.
16-453
$20,000

Research & Economic Development

Office of Research & Economic Development
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Wendt, Dean E.
Assessment of Marine Coatings at a Central California Static Immersion Test Site
DOD - Office of Naval Research
16-293
$124,438

Science & Mathematics

Biological Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Liwanag, Heather
RUI: Growing Up on Ice: Physiological Adaptations and Developmental Plasticity in Weddell Seal Pups Across Two Extreme Physical Environments
National Science Foundation
15-421
$199,000
Ruttenberg, Benjamin
Scenarios for Replacing Conventional Energy with Offshore Renewable Energy along the Central California Coast
DOI - Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM)
16-161
$159,390
Ruttenberg, Benjamin
Quantifying corallivory by parrotfishes: species-specific preferences and impacts on threatened corals.
DOC - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
16-236
$76,776
Steinmaus, Scott
Effects of Seeding Rate, Seeding Timing, and Mowing Height on Mixed Stands of Tall Fescue
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-011
$14,880
Tomanek, Lars
Collaborative Research: RUI: Uncovering the Role of Sirtuins in Linking Food Availability and Stress Tolerance Through Multi-Scale Signaling Networks in Mussels
National Science Foundation
16-021
$198,580

Chemistry and Biochemistry
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Berber-Jimenez, M. Dolores
Central Coast STEM Projects: Teacher Leadership Capacity Collaborative (CCSP:TLC collaborative)
CA Dept of Education via Paso Robles Joint Unified School District
14-080
$333,340
Bush, Seth
Central Coast Science Project 2016-2017
CA Dept of Education via University of California Office of the President
16-336
$21,000

Dean's Office, College of Science & Mathematics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Paavo, Brian
2016 NMSF-STAR Partnership
DOC - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) via National Marine Sanctuary Foundation
16-323
$60,000
Wendt, Dean
Onboard observer program of the Central Coast recreational CPFV fleet to improve rockfish stock assessments
DOC - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) via National Marine Fisheries Service
16-468
$50,269

Kinesiology
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Phelan, Suzanne
Preventing excessive gestational weight gain in obese women
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
11-232
$630,642
Phelan, Suzanne
Meal time interactions and risk of obesity in toddlers
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH) via Temple University
16-042
$243,645
Tseng, Marilyn
A Biobehavioral Model of Diabetes Risk in Chinese Immigrants
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH) via Fox Chase Cancer Center
15-170
$37,310

Mathematics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Riley, Kate
Central Coast STEM Institutes (CCSI)
U.S. Dept of Education via CA Dept of Education via Santa Maria-Bonita School District
15-056
$268,238

Physics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Christiansen, Jodi
RUI: Analysis of TeV Gamma-rays from AGN and Dark Matter
National Science Foundation
15-118
$66,929
Gutierrez, Thomas
RUI: A Program of Undergraduate Participation in the Search for Neutrinoless Double Beta Decay with the CUORE Detector
National Science Foundation
14-093
$62,100
Keller, John
Western Regional Noyce Initiative
National Science Foundation via California State University, Fresno
14-081
$49,797
Keller, John
STAR - Social Investment Partnership
Chevron U.S.A. Inc. via CSU Office of the Chancellor
16-354
$250,000
Mewes, Matthew
RUI: Studies of Lorentz Violation
National Science Foundation
15-212
$35,000

School of Education
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Flushman, Tanya
Better Together: California Teachers Summit
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation via California State University, Fullerton
16-361
$48,459

Statistics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Hughes, Gary
Molecular Composition Analysis of Distant Targets
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
16-197
$99,739

Student Affairs

Student Academic Services
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Alexander, Jeffery
Student Support Services for Low-Income, First-Generation and Disabled Students (2015-2020)
U.S. Dept of Education
15-304
$298,005
Mendoza, Nury
Talent Search Program 2016-2021
U.S. Dept of Education
16-342
$240,000

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