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List of Proposals Submitted in 2016

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Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences
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Academic Affairs

Office of Research & Economic Development
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Genet, Russell
High School Science Research Seminars with Published Papers: Exploration of the Effects of Malleable Factors on Student Educational Outcomes
U.S. Dept of Education
15-490
$1,308,783
Genet, Russell
RUI: Student Speckle Interferometry of Close Visual Binaries
National Science Foundation
16-072
$298,525
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 Requested
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
Hurley, Sean
Measuring Leaf Water Potential for Regulated Deficit Irigation of Wine and Table Grapes
Corning Incorporated
16-259
$49,000
McCullough, Michael
The Economic Impacts of SGMA and Water Trading on the Sacramento Valley Rice Industry
CA Rice Research Board via University of California, Davis
16-215
$85,114
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
$30,000
Volpe, Richard
Pre-Proposal: California Grown, California Sold? Specialty Crops and California Grocers
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
16-182
$181,959
Volpe, Richard
Food Environment, SNAP Participation, and Dietary Quality among U.S. Households: Evidence from FoodAPS and FoodAPS-GC
USDA - Economic Research Service via University of Kentucky
16-273
$49,868
Volpe, Richard
Improving and Expanding Food Price Forecasts at ERS
USDA - Economic Research Service
16-385
$30,000

Agricultural Education
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Flores, Robert A.
California Agricultural Education - Professional Development Project #2 (2015-16)
U.S. Dept of Education via CA Dept of Education
15-400
$69,000
Flores, Robert A.
San Luis Obispo Office Space and Services for CDE Agricultural Education Consultant (2016-18)
U.S. Dept of Education via CA Dept of Education
15-529
$28,000
Flores, Robert A.
California Agricultural Education - Professional Development Project (2016-17)
U.S. Dept of Education via CA Dept of Education
16-436
$175,000
Swan, Benjamin
Ag Mechanics: Power and Design Experience
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
16-308
$107,647

Animal Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Bennett, Darin
Defining the relationships among microbiota development, probiotics and productivity in growing broilers
U.S. Poultry & Egg Association
15-516
$59,662
Bennett, Darin
Use of Kelzyme® mineral supplement (fossilized sea kelp) as a calcium source for use in commercial laying hen diets
Kelzyme Research & Development Center, LLC
16-305
$13,478
Bennett, Darin
Alternative and Underutilized Feedstuffs for use in the California Poultry Industry
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-001
$89,515
Campos-Chillon, Fernando
In-vitro maturation and culture of equine oocytes and embryos
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-264
$18,104
Edwards, Mark S
Factors influencing hindgut fermentation characteristics of the leopard tortoise (Stigmochelys pardalis): Survey of the microbiome
East Texas Herpetological Society
16-051
$1,469
Everett, David W.
Cal Poly Dairy Ingredients Applications Program 2016
Dairy Research Institute
16-404
$175,000
Everett, David W.
The Milk Fat Globule Membrane Generates Flavor in Cheese Made from Recombined Milk
National Dairy Council via Dairy Management, Inc.
16-439
$104,526
Horney, Marc
Bridging Rangeland Collaborations in CA Through Multi-Institutional Integration of Research
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI) via California State University, Chico
16-131
$103,182
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
Effects of OmniGen-AF® supplementation on energy metabolism, immunocompetence, and physiological stress responses of lactating Holstein Dairy Cows following a period of overstocking
Phibro Animal Health Corporation
16-227
$77,172
Huzzey, Juliana
Acute Behavioral Effect of Regrouping Holstein and Jersey Cow in Pairs or Individually After Calving
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-253
$40,000
Tong, Phillip
2016 Cal Poly Industry Outreach Program
CA Dairy Research Foundation
16-088
$15,000
Vagnoni, David
Measurement of Starch Digestibility On-Farm on California Dairies
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-045
$5,000
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 Requested
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
15-538
$656,800
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-257
$234,150
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-291
$28,180
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-295
$3,000
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-486
$8,000
Howes, Daniel
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-077
$33,750
Howes, Daniel
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-428
$49,500
Howes, Daniel
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-483
$21,000
Liu, Bo
Development of a Wireless Sensor Network Based Cattle Grazing Management System
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-254
$5,000
Schwartz, Gregory
Reducing Water Usage in High-Yield Aquaculture Production
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) via University of Missouri
15-527
$2,353,670
Schwartz, Gregory
Filamentous Green Algae Production on Aquaculture Wastewaters for Animal Feeds
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) via MicroBio Engineering Inc.
16-117
$32,999
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-030
$14,480
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-041
$249,432
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-052
$5,836,092
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-382
$298,518
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-383
$294,945
Styles, Stuart
Not Listed
Not Listed
16-384
$268,471

Dean's Office, Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Dietterick, Brian
A Watershed Moment: Training the Water Stewards of Tomorrow
DOC - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
16-055
$59,365
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
$45,000
Francis, Hunter
Assessment of Soil Biology and Plant Available Nitrogen for Soil Health and Water Quality
USDA - Western SARE
16-140
$49,690
Francis, Hunter
Healthy Soil Metrics – A Defined Analytical System for Organic Growers and Organic Input Material Producers
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) via Association of Compost Producers
16-349
$222,586
Francis, Hunter
Climate Smart Ag (CSA) Project
Clarence E. Heller Foundation
16-499
$50,000
Holmes, Gerald
Improving Strawberry Gray Mold Management through Identification of Ineffective Sprays
California Strawberry Commission
16-039
$91,650
Holmes, Gerald
Investigations on the susceptibility of strawberry fruit to postharvest pathogens
California Strawberry Commission via California State University, Monterey Bay
16-046
$33,742
Holmes, Gerald
Evaluating strawberry cultivars for resistance to Verticillium wilt
California Strawberry Commission
16-047
$58,006
Holmes, Gerald
Investigating Treatments for the Management of Macrophomina on California’s Central Coast
California Strawberry Commission
16-048
$73,606
Holmes, Gerald
Integrated systems for management of soil borne diseases and pests in strawberry production
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) via University of California, Santa Cruz
16-059
$205,947
Thulin, Andrew
Food Systems Leadership Institute (FSLI)
North Carolina State University
16-071
$25,000

Food Science & Nutrition
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Amin, Samir
Development of Low Glycemic Index Pasta Using Pulse Flours
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-010
$5,000
Amin, Samir
Characterization of Commercially Produced Carrot Pomace
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-044
$19,000
Castro, Luis
Development of a Brewing Teaching/Research Program
Southern California Institute of Food Technologists Section (SCiftS)
16-183
$11,207
Castro, Luis
The effect of Alcohol and IBU levels on Brewing Yeast Viability
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-040
$40,000
Choudhury, Gour
Pre-proposal: In-plant processing of wastewater in specialty crop processing plants for reuse
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
16-181
$449,131
Choudhury, Gour
In-plant processing of wastewater in specialty crop processing plants for reuse
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
16-271
$449,041
Lammert, Amy
Consumer Test for Kale Salad Varieties
Apio, Inc.
16-180
$10,004
Lathrop, Amanda
Equipment to Expand Fermented Beverage Research and Education Capabilities
Southern California Institute of Food Technologists Section (SCiftS)
16-233
$20,225
Lathrop, Amanda
Evaluation of apple cultivars and yeast strains for hard cider production
U.S. Association of Cider Makers
16-234
$9,075
Nazmi, Aydin
Increasing fruit and vegetable consumption in 11-14 years olds through an integrated nutrition education and culinary skills program: The Pink and Dude Chefs program
Anthem Foundation
16-309
$40,308
Nazmi, Aydin
CalFresh Outreach Plan
CA Dept of Social Services via California State University, Chico
16-403
$110,119
Nazmi, Aydin
Pre-proposal: Can US children recognize an ultra-processed food when they see one? Applying Brazil’s novel food classification system to the US food ecology
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
16-435
$211,768
Pilolla, Kari
Evaluating the impact of freeze-dried strawberry intake on cardiometabolic outcomes in post vs pre-menopausal women at risk for metabolic syndrome and cardiovascular disease
California Strawberry Commission
16-141
$121,299
Pilolla, Kari
PRE-PROPOSAL: Losing Inches through Exercise & Nutrition II: LITEN Up II
National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA)
16-280
$150,478
Pilolla, Kari
Using Biofeedback Technologies to Educate Students on the Intersection of Foods, Nutrients, Timing and Human Physiology
Southern California Institute of Food Technologists Section (SCiftS)
16-290
$5,589
Pilolla, Kari
Losing Inches through Exercise & Nutrition II: LITEN Up II
National Cattlemen's Beef Association (NCBA)
16-345
$168,061

Horticulture & Crop Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Brown, J Wyatt
Maximization of Finger Lime Shelf-Life
Shanley Farms
16-016
$44,190
Brown, J Wyatt
Open Lab – Post Harvest Research and Packaging Materials
Iowa State University
16-246
$6,000
Brown, J Wyatt
Development of innovative video curricula on vegetable crop production
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture via University of California, Davis
16-368
$30,000
Garner, Lauren
Developing a Geospatial Software Platform with Grower Interface for Advanced Orchard Monitoring and Management
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
16-120
$450,000
Garner, Lauren
Evaluation of Pomegranate Mineral Nutrient Requirements for Coastal California Production
University of California Agriculture and Natural Resources via Thelma Hansen Fund
16-322
$22,097
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
16-264
$5,000
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
$110,941
Thompson, Cole
Task A-1: Brown ring patch efficacy and safety
BASF Corporation
15-499
$8,310
Tubeileh, Ashraf
Effects of olive and grape pomace application on soil fertility, water holding capacity, and production levels for organic lettuce in California's Central Coast
Organic Farming Research Foundation
16-162
$12,712
Tubeileh, Ashraf
California Collaborative Research and Extension Network (CAL-CORE) for Sustainable Organic Production
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) via University of California, Santa Cruz
16-343
$30,000
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
$40,000

Natural Resources Management & Environmental Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Bisbing, Sarah
Treatment effects on the regeneration environment: The influence of soil legacies and microclimate on germination and success of pines and understory vegetation
USDA - Forest Service
15-510
$15,000
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
$44,964
Bisbing, Sarah
Pre-Proposal: Southern Area Sudden Oak Death Monitoring Plan
USDA - Forest Service
16-263
$32,790
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
$30,000
Chiu, Yiwen
Optimizing Agricultural Water Use Efficiency: An Integrated Remote Monitoring System
CA Dept of Water Resources
16-344
$35,801
Chiu, Yiwen
Scotts Creek Watershed Synergetic Watershed Action Plan
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and U.S. Endowment for Forestry and Communities
16-360
$199,879
Chiu, Yiwen
INFEWS/T1 Nexus of Food Loss, Energy, and Water (FLEW): Environmental Implications from a Spatial-dynamic Perspective
National Science Foundation
16-372
$469,142
Chiu, Yiwen
Writing the Science of Sustainable Agriculture – A Transdisciplinary Teaching Model
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
16-393
$149,993
Davis, Thomas Seth
Does Drought Stress Alter Whole-Tree Volatile Emissions?
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
15-525
$100,000
Dietterick, Brian
A Watershed Moment: Innovative Training in Sustainable Resource Management through a Field-Based Science Camp
National Science Foundation
16-104
$625,293
Malama, Bwalya
Hydrogeophysical High-Frequency Continuous Monitoring of Groundwater Resources for Sustainable Agricultural Use
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
16-080
$99,985
Malama, Bwalya
Pre-Proposal: Laboratory investigation of multi-phase and multi-component flow characteristics of reconsolidating and intact rock
U.S. Dept of Energy
16-099
$800,000
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
$44,927
Reimer, Jeff
UFEI Administration -- State of Urban Forestry
USDA - Forest Service via CA Dept of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
16-134
$115,000
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
$45,094
Surfleet, Christopher
Hydrologic response to meadow restoration and upslope forest thinning in the Sierra Nevada
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
17-128
$79,790
Thompson, Richard
McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Research Act Program (2015-2016)
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
16-101
$125,872
Thompson, Richard
McIntire-Stennis Forestry Research Program (2015-2016)
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
16-113
$25,931

Recreation, Parks, & Tourism Administration
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Greenwood, Brian
Junior Giants: Assessment of Developmental Outcomes - Phase V
Giants Community Fund
15-521
$18,765
Greenwood, Brian
Junior Giants: Assessment of Developmental Outcomes - Phase VI
Giants Community Fund
16-459
$18,758

Swanton Pacific Ranch
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Dietterick, Brian
Predicting Instream Community Structure To Inform Spatially-Explicit Riparian Management Strategies in the Little Creek Watershed Study
CA Dept of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
16-050
$79,662
Dietterick, Brian
Enhancing Lab Facilities at Swanton Pacific Ranch
National Science Foundation
16-265
$169,100
Moses, Rebekah
Water treatment for irrigation as habitat creation: A biodiversity monitoring and system design initiative
CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife
16-087
$121,986

Wine and Viticulture
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
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
$33,430

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