Annual Report 2007: Grants Awarded

Sponsored Project Awards, July 2006 - June 2007

Barsoum, Michel

Department of Defense

DURIP: Acquisition of Equipment to Study Linear and Nonlinear Acoustic Phenomena

Award Amount: $90,000

Army Research Office

Kinking Nonlinear Elastic Solids for Load Bearing, Damping & Strain Sensing Applications

Award Amount: $300,000

National Science Foundation

Incipient Kink Bands, Damping, Micro- and Macroyielding of Hexagonal Metals

Award Amount: $140,000

Gogotsi, Yury

National Science Foundation

MRI: Acquisition of System for the Integration of Raman Scattering, Luminescence and Scanning Electron Microscopies

Award Amount: $498,073

NTI

Nanoporous Carbons Tuned for Selective Adsorption of Proteins

Award Amount: $30,000

NAVSEA

Filling carbon nanotubes with metal nanoparticles

Award Amount: $99,975

Global Protection, Inc.

Advanced Filtration Systems

Award Amount: $104,610

W. M. Keck Foundation

Keck Institute for Attofluidic Probes

Award Amount: $1,000,000

Kalidindi, Surya

National Science Foundation/Department of Energy

AHSS: Development of novel finite element simulation tools that implement crystal plasticity constitutive theories using an efficient spectral framework

Award Amount: $430,000

Department of Education (Co-PI)

GAANN-Graduate Assistantships in Areas of National Need

Award Amount: $511,500

National Science Foundation

GOALI-Process design solutions for texture polycrystalline cubic and hexagonal metals: Inverse solution methodologies and experimental validation

Award Amount: $350,000

National Science Foundation

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site

DREAM: Drexel Research Experience in Advanced Materials

Award Amount: $300,000

Knight, Richard

DuPont (Co-PI)

HVOF Spraying of Sensor Probes (Addendum #26)

Award Amount: $11,556

Touchstone (Co-PI)

Thermal Spray Deposition of Invar Coatings on Carbon Foam

Award Amount: $8,559

Li, Christopher

Air Force Research Laboratory

Custom synthesis of periodic functionalized CNTs

Award Amount: $10,000

DuPont

Alternate Ply Yarn technology

Award Amount: $120,000

National Science Foundation

Control Nanoparticle Patterning via Asymmetric Functionalization

Award Amount: $240,000

Air Force Research Laboratory

Hierarchical Nanomanufacturing

Award Amount: $80,000

Marcolongo, Michele

Synthes

Mechanical Behavior of Nucleus Replacements

Award Amount: $70,000

National Science Foundation (Co-PI)

Cell Damage During 3D Printing

Award Amount: $225,000

Schauer, Caroline

National Science Foundation (Co-PI)

MRI: Acquisition of System for the Integration of Raman Scattering, Luminescence and Scanning Electron Microscopies

Award Amount: $498, 073

National Science Foundation

REU site: SENSORS—Design to Implementation

International Research and Education in Engineering (IREE) Supplement

Award Amount: $15,160

Shih, Wei-Heng

NTI

Rheological Characterization and Improvement of Nanoparticle based High Speed Conductive Printing Inks

Award Amount: $50,000

NTI Core

Nano-based methods to detect immune responses to therapeutic monoclonal antibodies

Award Amount: $316,533

TBT Group

Development of PMN-PT Freestanding Films

Award Amount: $25,000

TBT Group (Co-PI)

Development of Energy Harvesting Devices

Award Amount: $25,000

Spanier, Jonathan

National Science Foundation-ECCS

Detection via collective excitation of confined charge

Award Amount: $300,000

Department of Defense/Army Research Office

Acquisition of an atomic layer deposition system

Award Amount: $178,000

MITRE

Application of SERS based detection…

Award Amount: $25,000

National Science Foundation-DMR

MRI: Acquisition of System for the Integration of Raman Scattering, Luminescence and Scanning Electron Microscopies

$498,073

National Science Foundation-ECCS

International Travel Supplement for Students and Junior Faculty

Award Amount: $28,150

Army Research Office

Frequency-dependent Agile Ka-band

Award Amount: $100,000

PTAP/DARPA

Pre-commercialization instrumentation

Award Amount: $43,000

National Science Foundation-DGE

Educational infrastructure

Award Amount: $3,000,000

Zavaliangos, Antonios

Department of Education

CMSE GAANN: Computational Materials Science and Engineering Graduate Assistance in Areas of National Need

Award Amount: $511,524

National Science Foundation (Co-PI)

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) DREAM: Drexel Research Experience in Advanced Materials

Award Amount: $300,000