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List of Proposals Submitted in Quarter OCT-DEC 2018

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 Requested
Genet, Russell
Pre-proposal: Launching Published Student Astronomical Research at Five Schools
W. M. Keck Foundation
19-039
$325,000

Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences

Agribusiness
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Connolly, Cristina
Pre-proposal: Optimally Leveraging the CA Grown Identity for Restaurants and Groceries to Increase Specialty Crop Demand
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
19-163
$165,495
Hurley, Sean
Market Analysis of Vertical Farming
One Point One, Inc.
19-252
$20,519
McCullough, Michael
2018 Self-Propelled Agricultural Equipment Inventory
CA Air Resources Board
19-087
$30,000
Volpe, Richard
Is Light Beer the Healthier Choice? Evidence from Scanner Data.
Dutch Beer Institute
19-097
$4,974
Volpe, Richard
Pre-proposal: Market Structure Impacts on the Sales, Availability, and Assortment of California Specialty Crops
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
19-112
$354,445
Volpe, Richard
Pre-proposal: Promotional Activity, Marketing Efforts, and the Sale of Specialty Crops
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
19-113
$432,991

Animal Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Kang, Ike
I-Corps Site Mirco-Grant Award
National Science Foundation via San Diego State University Foundation
19-071
$1,500
Manjarin, Rodrigo
Novel Strategies to Improve the Efficieny of Dietary Protein Utilization in Lactating Sows
National Pork Board
19-089
$89,214
Zheng, Haotian
Engineering Mixed Dairy Ingredients for Increasing the Utilization of Milk/Whey Proteins in Ambient Stable (UHT) Dairy Foods
USDA - Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) via National Dairy Council via Dairy Management, Inc.
19-088
$79,422
Zheng, Haotian
Creating Cleaner Label Process Cheese Foods by Replacing Emulsifying Salts with Dairy Proteins
USDA - Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) via Dairy Management, Inc. via National Dairy Council via University of Idaho
19-107
$2,200

BioResource and Agricultural Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Bates, Guy
Pre-proposal: Yield and Fruit Quality Analysis of Blackberries Grown on a Denitrifying Woodchip Bioreactor
CA Dept of Food and Agriculture via Coastal San Luis Resource Conservation District
19-074
$17,767
Bates, Guy
Professional Development Training for Denitrifying Woodchip Bioreactor Design and Implementation
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) via USDA - Western SARE
19-075
$32,268
Haberland, Matt
An Efficient, High-Level Implementation of Linear Programming
NumFOCUS
19-111
$2,000
Livingston, Peter
Phase I - Agricultural Lands Assessment
Chicken Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California
19-067
$332,691
Schwartz, Gregory
Technical Reviews of Grant Applications Received under the Healthy Soils Program, Dairy Digester Research and Development Program, and State Water Efficiency and Enhancement Program
CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
19-157
$432,000

Dean's Office, Agriculture, Food & Env Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Prince, James P.
McIntire-Stennis - McIntire-Stennis Cooperative Forestry Research Program FY19
USDA - National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA)
19-137
$126,776
Thulin, Andrew
Food Systems Leadership Institute (FSLI)
North Carolina State University
19-015
$25,000

Experience Industry Management
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Lin, Yeqiang (Kevin)
Pre-proposal: Promoting California Grown Specialty Crops at Trade Shows
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
19-125
$227,316

Food Science & Nutrition
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Lammert, Amy
FSN 408: Chosen Foods Innovation Project - Fall 2018
Chosen Foods, LLC
19-047
$10,000
Lammert, Amy
FF8u1901 - Vegetable Bowls – 3-1 Day Tests/5 Bowls per day
Growers Express, LLC
19-185
$24,300
Lathrop, Amanda
Food Safety for Packaged Produce during Shipment and Consumer Storage
CSU Agricultural Research Institute (ARI)
18-658
$78,513
Pilolla, Kari
YEAR TWO: Strawberries and Health in Post-Menopausal Women: Is the way to the heart through the gut?
California Strawberry Commission
18-599
$59,504

Horticulture & Crop Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Hoover, Benjamin
Domestic Industrial Crop Development for the Economical Production of Sustainable Footwear
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via Sixteen Science, LLC
19-114
$14,486

Irrigation Training and Research Center
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Burt, Charles
Not Listed
Not Listed
19-295
$28,524

Natural Resources Management & Environmental Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Babin, Nicholas
Agricultural conservation decision-making under environmental risk and uncertainty
DOI - Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) via CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife
19-081
$233,420
Babin, Nicholas
A modified concept inventory method to evaluate a systems approach to environmental education
National Science Foundation via University of Northern Colorado
19-159
$7,849
Chiu, Yiwen
Pre-proposal: Advancing sustainability and profitability for California tree nuts industry: A system dynamic approach
U.S. Dept of Agriculture via CA Dept of Food and Agriculture
19-119
$312,821
Cobb, Richard
Restoring stand structure on Mt Tamalpais: Evaluation of stand treatments in Sudden Oak Death impacted forests
Marin Municipal Water District via Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
18-430
$20,000
Decock, Charlotte
Pre-Proposal: Assessing the interactive effect of fertilizer management and cover crops on nitrogen use efficiency and retention in citrus orchards
International Plant Nutrition Institute
19-098
$203,469
Dicus, Christopher A.
Interdisciplinary WUI Fire Conferences
CA Dept of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
19-211
$579,524
Reimer, Jeff
Preliminary proposal: UFEI Extension
CA Dept of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
19-217
$721,506
Surfleet, Christopher
EMC -2018-003 Alternative Meadow Restoration
California Natural Resources Agency
19-231
$101,802

Architecture & Env Design

City & Regional Planning
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Boswell, Michael
Harmonizing Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation in Transportation and Land-Use Planning in California Cities
CA Dept of Transportation (Caltrans) via CSU Office of the Chancellor via San Jose State University Research Foundation
19-030
$6,641
Siembieda, William
Wildfire Risk Reduction Guide for Preparers of Safety Element Updates and Sub-Division Review
CA Dept of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
19-220
$246,495

Business

Economics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Vasilaky, Kathryn
Measuring the filter bubble effect through bias correction
Facebook, Inc. via University of Illinois at Chicago
19-162
$4,055

Industrial Technology & Packaging
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Deif, Ahmed
Building and Sustaining Campus-Based Blockchain Community
VentureWell
19-173
$27,990

Management, Human Resources and Information Systems
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Coget, Jean-Francois
The Economic Impact of the California Offshore Wind Connection Project
Cal Energy Development Company, LLC
19-095
$11,720

Engineering

Aerospace Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
DeTurris, Dianne
Confidential
Confidential
19-147
$80,150
Greig, Amelia
IDEA - Institute for Directed Energy Advancement
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) via University of California, Santa Barbara
18-633
$999,214
Greig, Amelia
Cal Poly SLO Student Engineering Design Project with the Aerospace Engineering Department - Winter/Spring 2019
NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
19-230
$4,000
Mehiel, Eric
stEm: Increasing Expectancy-Value for Engineering Among Middle School Students Atascadero Middle School & Cuesta College
National Science Foundation via Cuesta College
19-124
$28,904
Nugent, Ryan
Magnetometer and Vibration Test Support
Fleet Space Technologies
19-196
$6,360
Nugent, Ryan
Confidential
Confidential
19-235
$22,981
Nugent, Ryan
NLAS Vibration Testing
Tyvak Nano-Satellite Systems LLC
19-284
$2,047

Biomedical Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Crockett, Robert
Industry Supported Senior Project (BMED): Device for Patient Assessment: Literature Review
Stryker
18-582
$9,999
Crockett, Robert
Industry Supported Senior Project (BMED): Device for Patient Assessment: Detailed Design (Harness).
Stryker
18-584
$9,999
Crockett, Robert
Industry Supported Senior Project (BMED): Device for Patient Assessment: Detailed Design (Sensors).
Stryker
18-585
$9,999
Heylman, Christopher
CONFIDENTIAL: Exploration of Heart Valve Manufacturing Improvements
Medtronic Vascular, Inc.
19-099
$60,000
Katona, Thomas
Maternal Innovations Development
VentureWell
19-084
$5,000
Katona, Thomas
De Oro Devices
VentureWell
19-103
$5,000
Laiho, Lily
Industry Supported Senior Project: SLO IBT Inflation.
Medtronic, Inc.
19-184
$5,000

Civil & Environmental Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Nelson, Yarrow M.
End-of-life Assessment of Sinclair Label Materials
Sinclair Systems International LLC
19-207
$12,354
Rahim, Ashraf M.
California Pavement Preservation Center
CA Dept of Transportation (Caltrans) via California State University, Chico
19-122
$200,000
Voulgaris, Carole
Ridership Ramp up?: Aligning initial ridership and forecasts for Effective Decision Making
U.S. Dept of Transportation via University of Texas at Arlington
19-225
$22,692

Computer Science
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Bellardo, John
Low-Cost SmallSats to Explore Our Solar System’s Boundaries
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) via NASA - Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
19-193
$25,014
Falessi, Davide
SHF: Medium: Collaborative Research: Semantically-Enhanced Software Traceability for Supporting Human-Centric Tasks
National Science Foundation
19-100
$176,488
Falessi, Davide
Collaborative Research: InsighTD: A global family of surveys on TD causes and effects
National Science Foundation
19-182
$20,458

Dean's Office, College of Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Mowrer, Fred
Fire ESCAPE Risk Assessment and Mitigation Tool
CA Dept of Forestry and Fire Protection (CAL FIRE)
19-216
$938,099
Yesiller, Nazli
Comprehensive Evaluation of Fate of PFAS in Landfill Gas
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
19-091
$900,000

Electrical Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Ahlgren, William
Cal Poly Climate Change Research Program
CA Strategic Growth Council
19-158
$4,566,722
Oliver, John
GenCyber Teacher Workshop
National Science Foundation via National Security Agency
19-073
$99,963
Oliver, John
GenCyber Student Camp
National Science Foundation via National Security Agency
19-076
$99,358
Smilkstein, Tina
Breast Health Application for Cellular Phones
Friends for an Earlier Breast Cancer Test
19-206
$20,733

Mechanical Engineering
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Birdsong, Charles
Task Order 005: Daimler Platooning Project
Daimler Trucks North America LLC
19-128
$4,000
Kean, Andrew
Collegiate Wind Competition
DOE - National Renewable Energy Laboratory
19-232
$19,605
Westphal, Russell
Confidential
Confidential
19-118
$15,980

Liberal Arts

Psychology & Child Development
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Jipson, Jennifer
My Sky Stories
National Science Foundation via Astronomical Society of the Pacific
19-040
$331,311

Social Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Fricker, Andrew
Open Source Tools for Biodiversity Conservation
National Geographic Society
19-101
$96,445
Fricker, Andrew
iAxis Computer Vision Asset Mapping System
DOC - National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
19-132
$599,847

Science & Mathematics

Biological Sciences
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Francis, Clinton
Light pollution effects on West Nile virus dynamics via heterogeneity in host competence
National Science Foundation via University of South Florida
19-179
$199,939
Kolluru, Gita
Variation in color polymorphism in Cuban livebearing fishes, with a focus on sexual selection and introduced predators
National Science Foundation
19-003
$283,435
Liwanag, Heather
Are Sea Otter Pups More Vulnerable to the Effects of Oiling?
University of California, Davis
19-199
$10,000
Yep-Rodriguez, Alejandra
Identification of a novel signaling pathway that enhances Proteus mirabilis pathogenicity during polymicrobial CAUTI
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH) via University at Buffalo-SUNY
19-131
$157,224

Chemistry and Biochemistry
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Bockmon, Emily
Isotope probing of microbe-microbe interactions to determine fate of carbon and impacts on climate change
DOE - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
19-180
$47,364
Costanzo, Philip
Development of responsive surfactants for improved oil recovery
American Chemical Society - Petroleum Research Fund
19-130
$70,000
Eagon, Scott
RUI: Development of Molecular Probes Targeting Neglected Kinases
National Science Foundation
18-631
$108,503
Goodman, Anya
Sustaining and Growing a Dispersed Community of Practice that Engages Undergraduates in Course-Based Genomics Research
National Science Foundation via University of Alabama
19-226
$121,819
Ward, Sandra
RUI: Dynamic covalent chemistry at the bilayer surface of vesicles formed from supramolecular amphiphiles
National Science Foundation
18-639
$290,200
Zhang, Shanju
RUI: Directed Self-Assembly of Conjugated Polymers for Fast Charge Transport
National Science Foundation
19-160
$320,961

Dean's Office, College of Science & Mathematics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Wendt, Dean
Assessment of Marine Coatings at a Central California Static Immersion Test Site
DOD - Office of Naval Research
19-237
$78,874
Wendt, Dean
California Collaborative Fisheries Research Program – Monitoring and Evaluation of California Marine Protected Areas
CA Ocean Protection Council via San Jose State Univ Foundation
19-238
$410,491

Kinesiology and Public Health
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Hagobian, Todd
Reducing endocrine disrupting chemicals through prenatal lifestyle interventions in women with overweight and obesity
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
18-552
$2,044,134
Hagobian, Todd
Randomized trial evaluating oral ingestion of bisphenol A on insulin sensitivity
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
18-553
$380,875
Keadle, Sarah
Optimizing activity monitor data collection and processing methods through a comprehensive naturalistic validation
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
19-064
$3,526,018
Keadle, Sarah
StandUPTV: A mobile app to reduce sedentary screen time
DHHS - National Institutes of Health (NIH) via Arizona State University
19-212
$985,390

Physics
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Beekman, Matthew
RUI: Charge transport mechanisms in disordered van der Waals heterostructures
National Science Foundation
18-623
$278,497
Bennert, Vardha N.
RUI: Spatially-Resolved Kinematics of Reverberation-Mapped AGN Host Galaxies
National Science Foundation
19-104
$329,098
Christiansen, Jodi
RUI:WoU-MMA: Analysis of TeV Gamma-rays from Active Galaxies and Dark Matter
National Science Foundation
19-033
$244,677
Fernsler, Jonathan
RUI: Non-equilibrium fluctuations and diffusion in 2D
National Science Foundation
19-093
$402,337
Granger, Brian
Moving the Needle on Ethical Data Practice Though User-Experience Design
Carnegie Corporation of New York
19-172
$200,000
Gutierrez, Thomas
RUI: A Program of Undergraduate Participation in the Search for Rare Events with CUORE
National Science Foundation
19-221
$213,574
Holtzapple, Robert
RUI: Particle Physics and the Radiation Process in Strong Electromagnetic Fields
National Science Foundation
19-155
$297,211
Klay, Jennifer
Measurement and Analysis of Nuclear Reaction Cross-sections of Actinide Targets With the NIFFTE Time Projection Chamber
DOE - Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL)
19-008
$147,196
Marlow, Colleen
RUI: Study of transport symmetry and sensitivity in carbon nanotube random networks close to percolation
National Science Foundation
19-126
$308,652
Wissel, Stephanie
Collaborative Research: WoU-MMA: Opening the window to ultra-high energy neutrino astrophysics with the Askaryan Radio Array
National Science Foundation
19-214
$233,448
Wissel, Stephanie
Collaborative Research: WoU-MMA: Construction of the next-generation Radio Neutrino Observatory -- multi-messenger neutrino astrophysics at extreme energies
National Science Foundation
19-215
$514,371

School of Education
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Almeida, Daniel
Collaborative Research: AGEP Transformation Alliance: CSU Culturally-Informed Strengths Alliance for Underrepresented Minoritized STEM Faculty Engagement & Success
National Science Foundation
18-225
$814,184
Jensen, Jessica
Elementary teachers' understanding and implementation of epistemic practices: In the framework of Mathmatical Modeling
National Science Foundation via University of Virginia
19-181
$60,588

Student Affairs

Dean of Students
PI
Project Title
Sponsor
GDO #
Amount Requested
Mockford, Jason
Exploration of Fraternity & Sorority Bystander Hesitancy
Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors
19-168
$5,992

Total Proposals Submitted in Quarter OCT-DEC 2018: 100 Proposals, $27,876,971 Requested

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