Grants Development Office

Office of Research and Economic Development

Post-Award Administration

Grants and Contracts Awarded Quarter OCT-DEC 2016

Listed by College, Department and PI


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


Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences

Agribusiness
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
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
$44,546

Animal Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Bennett, Darin
Student Travel Funding
U.S. Poultry (Harold E. Ford) Foundation
17-353
$10,000
Everett, David W.
2017 Cal Poly Industry Outreach Program
CA Dairy Research Foundation
17-050
$96,040
Everett, David W.
Textural and melt functionality of natural cheese
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-236
$53,435
Horney, Marc
Sustainable Range Program Support (SRP Coordinator) for the California Army National Guard
CA Military Department
17-065
$136,088
Vagnoni, David
Effectiveness of Magnesium Oxide Sources for Lactating Dairy Cattle
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-150
$28,007

BioResource and Agricultural Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
17-097
$164,000
Livingston, Peter
Wetland Screening Tool Readiness Project (W-STRP)
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via University of Wisconsin - Extension
17-024
$27,261
Schwartz, Gregory
Production of algae animal feed from dairy waste nutrients
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) via California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
14-169
$45,150
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
17-012
$116,350
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
17-116
$150,000

Dean's Office, Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Francis, Hunter
Climate Smart Ag (CSA) Project
Clarence E. Heller Foundation
16-499
$50,000

Food Science & Nutrition
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Lammert, Amy
Spaghetti Sauce Consumer Test
Linde Food
17-055
$17,637

Horticulture & Crop Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
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
$938

Natural Resources Management & Environmental Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
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
$27,188
Brown, Gregory
McIntire-Stennis Forestry Research Program (2016-2017)
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
17-262
$34,954
Malama, Bwalya
Hydrogeophysical investigation of potential impacts of groundwater abstraction on Lower Scotts Creek Stream Flows
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-129
$19,971
Surfleet, Christopher
McIntire-Stennis -- Hydrologic Response to Meadow Restoration and Upslope Forest Thinning in the Sierra Nevada
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
17-093
$5,000
Surfleet, Christopher
Hydrologic response to meadow restoration and upslope forest thinning in the Sierra Nevada
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-128
$22,109

Architecture & Env Design

Architecture
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Clifford, Dale
SMART Tiles - Novel Application of Shape Memory Polymers for Adaptive Building Envelopes
American Institute of Architects
17-170
$16,392

Business

Accounting
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Sperow, Elisabeth (Lisa)
Cal Poly Low Income Taxpayer Clinic (2016)
TRE - The Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
15-353
$5,000

Industrial Technology & Packaging
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
de la Fuente, Javier
Develop New and Novel Applications for Water Soluable Films
MonoSol, LLC
17-096
$7,182
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
$1,600

Engineering

Aerospace Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Nugent, Ryan
Cal Poly CubeSat Mission Integration Services for Department of Defense STP-2 Mission Support Cost Proposal
U.S. Dept of Defense via Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems LLC
16-494
$42,419

Biomedical Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Cardinal, Kristen
Computational and Biological Approach to Flow Diversion
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH) via Mayo Clinic
16-144
$26,870
Griffin, Lanny
Pathogenesis of Atypical Femur Fractures on Long Term Bisphosphonate Therapy
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH) via Henry Ford Health System
17-043
$14,716
Katona, Thomas
SpotDrop
VentureWell
17-113
$5,000
Laiho, Lily
Industry Supported Student Project (Biomedical Engineering): Bone Cement Mixer
Medtronic, Inc.
17-154
$6,000

Civil & Environmental Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Lundquist, Trygve
Algal Bioflocculation for Solid-Liquid Separation
DOE - Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy via MicroBio Engineering Inc.
16-389
$156,362
Pande, Anurag
California's Call to Service Initiative (Allocation Process 2016-2017)
CSU Office of the Chancellor
17-112
$45,000

Computer Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Bellardo, John
Northrup Grumman Ground Station Network
Northrop Grumman
17-201
$25,000
Bellardo, John
System Board 2, Revision 1
Northrop Grumman
17-221
$20,000

Dean's Office, College of Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Goel, Rakesh
Peer Review for San Francisco Ferry Terminal Expansion
Water Emergency Transportation Agency
16-267
$23,837
Goel, Rakesh
NuStar Selby Hose Tower
Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc.
17-020
$8,000

Mechanical Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Elghandour, Eltahry
Design Electrically-Powered D-Vac Vacuum Insect Net For Agriculture Use
Rincon-Vitova Insectaries, Inc.
17-059
$7,007
Fabijanic, John
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering): RHI Log Splitter
Rice Hydro Inc.
16-421
$3,000
Rossman, Eileen
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering): Grasp Data Aqcquisition System
Axon VR
17-063
$3,000
Schuster, Peter
Industry Supported Senior Projects (Mechanical Engineering): Friction Testing Machine
Parker Hannifin Corporation
17-226
$6,000
Westphal, Russell
Flight Test of Boundary Layer Data System (BLDS)
The Boeing Company
17-153
$23,404

Liberal Arts

Philosophy
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Lin, Patrick
Stanford-CARS Project on Autonomous Driving & Ethics
Daimler and Benz Foundation via Stanford University
16-493
$56,166

Psychology & Child Development
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Garcia, Julie
Identity Threats in Higher Education: Implications for College Outcomes of Underrepresented Students of Color
Russell Sage Foundation via Santa Clara University
17-119
$21,328
Jipson, Jennifer
My Sky Tonight: Early Childhood Pathways to Astronomy
National Science Foundation via Astronomical Society of the Pacific
12-147
$17,038

Social Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Carrigan, Coleen
WATTS the SECRET? Women Achieving Tenure-Track Success: Strategies to Enable Community-Based Retention
National Science Foundation via University of Washington
15-112
$22,340

Science & Mathematics

Biological Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Kitts, Christopher L.
Task #21: Development of Strain Specific Primers for BiOWiSH Bacterial Strains
BiOWiSH Technologies Inc
16-028
$131,483
Taylor, Emily
AHC-CPSU Bridges to the Baccalaureate Partnership
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH) via Allan Hancock College
14-074
$6,480
Yeung, Marie
Task #22: Gene expression and cytokine profiles of Caco-2 and FHs 74 Int cell cultures exposed to probiotics, prebiotics and Vibrio parahaemolyticus
BiOWiSH Technologies Inc
16-156
$115,138
Yeung, Marie
Task #24: Enumeration and recovery of viable but nonculturable probiotic strains
BiOWiSH Technologies Inc
17-227
$45,575

Chemistry and Biochemistry
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Frantz, Derik
Design, Synthesis, and Properties of Shape-Persistent Molecular Systems Comprising 1,3,5-Triethynylbenzene Cores
American Chemical Society - Petroleum Research Fund
15-096
$27,652
Zhang, Shanju
Surfactant-Induced Multiscale Assembly of Aqueous Conjugated Polymers
American Chemical Society - Petroleum Research Fund
13-217
$21,795

Dean's Office, College of Science & Mathematics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Blakeslee, Samuel
Digital Democracy 2016-2017
Laura and John Arnold Foundation
16-205
$778,187
Robertson, Christine
Allen Digital Democracy: 2017 - 2018
Rita Allen Foundation
17-051
$200,000
Robertson, Christine
Searle Digital Democracy: 2017
Searle Freedom Trust
17-052
$134,000
Wendt, Dean
Central California high-frequency (HF) radar ocean surface current mapping (SCM) and Harmful Algal Blooms (HABs) Project
DOC - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) via Scripps Institution of Oceanography
15-519
$201,100

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
$-11,846
Riley, Kate
Mathematics diagnostic testing project (MDTP) 2016-2018
University of California Office of the President
16-238
$41,887

Physics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Awarded
Klay, Jennifer
Collection and analysis of neutron-induced nuclear reactions with the NIFFTE time projection chamber
DOE - National Nuclear Security Administration via DOE - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
16-124
$45,000
Walter, Ryan
CeNCOOS: Integrating marine observations for marine decision makers and the general public
DOC - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) via Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)
15-520
$43,135
Walter, Ryan
Morro Bay Estuary Eelgrass Monitoring and Research
DOC - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) via Morro Bay National Estuary Program
17-115
$27,440

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