May 2016 Awards
ADVANCED MANUFACTURING INSTITUTE
Miller, Ruth D. and Bloomfield, John J., Dakota Turbines, $48,574, “Certification Testing of Dakota DT-36 Wind Turbine.”
Tucker, Jeffrey W., Multi-Sponsor, $20,000, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."
BIOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
Rice, Charles W., Rogers, Danny, Sanderson, Matthew R., Golden, Bill B., Kisekka, Isaya, US Department of Agriculture, $649,636, "Sustaining Agriculture through Adaptive Management to Preserve the Ogallala Aquifer under a Changing Climate."
Rezac, Mary E., and Bergtold, Jason S., National Science Foundation, $108,600, "REU Site: Summer Academy in Sustainable BioEnergy."
Mathews, Alexander P., National Science Foundation, $113,339, "Eager: A Novel Bioprocess for the Valorization of Waste and Biomass."
Peterman, Robert J., Brueseke, Matthew E., and Riding, Kyle, US Department of Transportation, $149,991, "Field Investigation of Concrete Tie Abrasion Wear Prevalence and Contributing Environmental Factors."
COMPUTING AND INFORMATION SCIENCES
Bean, Nathan, and DeLoach, Scott A., North American Sportsman Show, LLC, $72,092, "Vexpos Phase I: A Platform for Virtual Expositions."
DeLoach, Scott A., US Department of Defense, $210,795, "Understanding and Quantifying the Impact of Moving Target Defenses on Computer Networks."
Vasserman, Eugene, National Science Foundation, $130,995, "CAREER: Safety and Security for Next-generation World-scale Real-time Medical Systems
ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Miller, Ruth D. and Bloomfield, John J.,Dakota Turbines, $48,574, “Certification Testing of Dakota DT-36 Wind Turbine.”
INDUSTRIAL AND MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Lei, Shuting, National Science Foundation, $10,000, "High Performance Machining of Brittle Materials by Controlled Crack Propagation."
INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH
Eckels, Steven J., and McCullough, Elizabeth A., Multi-Sponsor, $1,200, "Thermal Properties of Textile Products."
MECHANICAL AND NUCLEAR ENGINEERING
Beck, B. Terry, US Department of Commerce, $9,565, "SURF Gaithersburg."
Bellinger, Steven L., McGregor, Douglas S., and Shultis, J. Kenneth, US Department of Defense, $395,682.61, "Advanced Trenched Structure for Solid-State Neutron Detectors."
Geuther, Jeffrey A., McGregor, Douglas S., Roberts, Jeremy A., and Ugorowski, Philip B., US Department of Energy, $15,300, "Develop an Active Sensor Array Prototype for Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory."