Annual Report 2006: Grants Awarded

Sponsored Project Awards, July 2005 - June 2006

Barsoum, Michel

National Science Foundation

FRG: M-n+1AX_n Phase Solid Solutions: Unique Opportunities at Engineering B...

Award Amount: $800,000

Gogotsi, Yury

National Science Foundation

Manufacturing of Drug Nanodispersion and Nano-particles by Mechanochemical...

Award Amount: $121,564

National Science Foundation

Fellowships in the Area of Nanoscale Engineering and Science: A New Educational...

Award Amount: $133,661

BAE Systems

Ultracapacitator Demonstration

Award Amount: $10,000

Atofina Chemicals, Inc.

Nanoporous Carbide-Derived Carbon with Tunable Pore Size

Award Amount: $15,000

NanoBlox, Inc.

Elevated Temperature Gaseous Processing

Award Amount: $100,000

Kalidindi, Surya

U.S. Department of Education

GAANN Fellowships for DREAM (Drexel Research and Education in Advanced Materials)

Award Amount: $633,360

Army Research Office

Acquisition of an Orientation Imaging Microscopy (OIM) System for High Resolution

Award Amount: $126,230

Knight, Richard

Touchstone Research Laboratory

Thermal Spray Deposition of Barrier Coating on Carbon Foam

Award Amount: $9,316

Osram Sylvania

HVOF spraying of WC-10% Co-3%Cr onto Bond Test slugs, 1’x3’ coupons, Almen

Award Amount: $4,224

Osram Sylvania

HVOF spraying of WC-10% Co-3%Cr onto Bond Test slugs, 1’x3’ coupons, Almen

Award Amount: $3,168

ASB Industries, Inc.

Flame, HVOF and Plasma Spray Deposition of Polymeric Coating Samples

Award Amount: $8,489

DuPont

Thermal Spray Coating of Optical Sensor Probe Tips

Award Amount: $5,940

DuPont

Thermal Spray Coating of Optical Sensor Probe Tips

Award Amount: $5,495

NovaComp, Inc.

Thermal Spray Deposition of Styrene-Isobutylene-Styrene Copolymers

Award Amount: $12,631

Ko, Frank

Taiwan Textile Research Institute

Technical Marketing Survey of the Fiber and Textile Industry

Award Amount: $35,001

Materials Sciences Corporation (MSC)

Very Lightweight High Tenaity Fabric for High Altitude Airship Program

Award Amount: $15,000

Li, Christopher

National Science Foundation

CAREER: Complex Hierarchical Self-Assembly Templated by Block Copolymers

Award Amount: $5,000

National Science Foundation

Symposium on Block Copolymers as Nanoscale Materials at ACS Meeting…

Award Amount: $3,000

National Science Foundation

NER: Top-down meets bottom-up...

Award Amount: $100,000

American Chemical Soceity

ACS Symposium Support

Award Amount: $3,600

Marcolongo, Michele

National Football League

CAREER: The Role of Bound Water in Degenerative Disc Disease

Award Amount: $125,000

Orlovskaya, Nina

National Energy Technology Laboratory

TSK41876200101-Advanced Fuel Cells

Award Amount: $74,549

Schauer, Caroline

National Science Foundation

REU Site: SESNSORS-Design to Implementation

Award Amount: $300,000

Spanier, Jonathan

University of Pennsylvania

NSEC on Molecular Function at the NanolBio Interface

Award Amount: $50,000

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Determining Pathways for Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Endocytosis…

Award Amount: $215,961

Army Research Office

Acquisition of Electronic Instrumentation for Nanodevice Fabrication and Scanning…

Award Amount: $66,870

Zavaliangos, Antonios

National Science Foundation

Acquisition of a High Resolution X-Ray Tomography Unit

Award Amount: $349,267

National Science Foundation

Manufacturing of Nanocrystalline Bulk Materials by Field Activated Sintering

Award Amount: $12,000

Army Research Office

Optimization of Electric Current0Aided Sintering of Advanced Materials for Military…

Award Amount: $1,713

Total

$3,242,439