Annual Report 2010: Grants Awarded

 

Barsoum, Michel

Understanding and Recreation of a 4500 Year Old Reconstituted Limestone

National Science Foundation, Principal Investigator $125000

Advanced Damage Tolerant Ceramics: Candidates for Nuclear Structural Applications

Idaho National Laboratory, Principal Investigator $92000

Cool Roof Coatings Utilizing Glass Hollow Microspheres for Improved Solar Reflectance

Environmental Protection Agency, Principal Investigator $61830

Green Cement as a Sustainable Building Material

Environmental Protection Agency, Principal Investigator $10000

On the Response of the MAX Phases to Neutron and Heavy Ion Irradiation

Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC, Principal Investigator $664287

Fullwood, David

AHSS: Development of Novel Finite Element Simulation Tools That Implement Crystal Plasticity Constitutive Theories Using an Efficient Spectral Framework

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $6000

Gogotsi, Yury

Carbide Derived Carbons with Pore Structure and Surface Chemistry Designed for Selective Adsorption of Proteins

National Science Foundation, Principal Investigator $124999

International Collaboration in Chemistry: Ionic Liquid inConfined Environments

National Science Foundation, Principal Investigator $365172

Development of Commercial Techniques for Large Scale production of Tunable Nanoporous Carbons

Y-Carbon, Principal Investigator $14265

Energy Frontier Research Center for Fluid Interface Reactions, Structures and Transport (EFRC-FIRST)

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Principal Investigator $367564

New Materials Synthesis and Processes for Energy Storage Microdevices

Partner University Fund, Principal Investigator $74000

SISGR: The Influence of Electrolyte Structure and Electrode Morphology on the Performance of Ionic-Liquid Based Supercapacitors

University of Utah, Principal Investigator $494514

Support for the (EFRC-FIRST) Energy Frontier Research Center for Fluid Interface Reactions, Structures and Transport

Oak Ridge National Laboratory/Dept of Energy, Principal Investigator $43878

MRI-R2: Acquisition of an X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) Surface Analysis Instrumentation for Enabling Research and Education in Greater Philadelphia

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $1125000

Li, Christopher

The Purchase of a Cyber-Enabled Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization (MALDI) Mass Spectrometer

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $249801

MRI: Acquisition of an Ultrafast Laser System for Terahertz Spectroscopy and Sub-Picosecond Dynamics

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $332291

CCLI: Nano-Photonics Laboratory

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $175000

Marcolongo, Michele

Modeling L-selectin mediated attachment strength during embryo implantation

National Science Foundation, Principal Investigator $306000

Two Stage Dynamic Fracture Plate & Screw System

Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Principal Investigator $15000

The Role of Implant Bonding in the Retention of the Nucleus Replacement Device

Synthes, Inc., Principal Investigator $187156

Study Bio-Deposition Induced Effect on Living Cells

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $12000

Mochalin, Vadym

MRI-R2: Acquisition of an X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) Surface Analysis Instrumentation for Enabling Research and Education in Greater Philadelphia

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $1125000

GOALI, Research on Functionalized Nanodiamond Reinforced Biopolymers and its Application in Micro Porous Surgical Fixation Devices

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $12000

GOALI, Research on Functionalized Nanodiamond Reinforced Biopolymers and its Application in Micro Porous Surgical Fixation Devices

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $282126

Nikolov, Zhorro

MRI-R2: Acquisition of an X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS) Surface Analysis Instrumentation for Enabling Research and Education in Greater Philadelphia

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $1125000

Schauer, Caroline

REU Site: SENSORS-- From Design to Implementation

National Science Foundation, Principal Investigator $300000

Investigation of Chemotaxis in Porous Media: Visualization Experiment and Modeling

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $254938

CCLI: Nano-Photonics Laboratory

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $175000

Mineralized Electrospun Chitosan Nanofibers as Bone Scaffolds

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $315297

Shih, Wei-Heng

Near-Infrared Quantum Dots for Clear Margin Determination during Breast Cancer Surgery

U.S. Department of Defense, Principal Investigator $107033

Acquisition of 3-D Micromanufacturing Instruments for Bioengineering Research at Drexel University

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $344330

Supplemental Award to NTI Biosensor Core, "Array Piezoelectric Nanocantilever Sensors..."

Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Co-Investigator $16000

Portable, Low-Cost, Radiation-Free Breast Cancer Detector for Dense Breasts

University Science Center QED, Co-Investigator $100000

Spanier, Jonathan

Administrative Compensation-Energy Commercialization Institute

Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Principal Investigator $10000

STTR Phase I: Full Spectrum Zinc Oxide Nanowire Sensors by MOCVD

Structured Materials Industries Inc (SMI), Principal Investigator $40000

MRI: Acquisition of an Ultrafast Laser System for Terahertz Spectroscopy and Sub-Picosecond Dynamics

National Science Foundation, Co-Investigator $332291

Wegst, Ulrike

Mineralized Electrospun Chitosan Nanofibers as Bone Scaffolds

National Science Foundation, Principal Investigator $315297

Zavaliangos, Antonios

GOALI: Processing and Optimization of Multilayered Phaarmaceutical Tablets

National Science Foundation, Principal Investigator $338692

The Effect of Tablet Curvature on Strength: A Finite element Modeling and Experimental Validation Study

Bristol Myers Squibb, Principal Investigator $29562

GAANN: Engineering Problems in Pharmaceutical Applications (GAANN-EPPA)

U.S. Department of Education, Co-Investigator $654295