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Active Grants

56 Awards
14613062 In active funding

Jean Dreyfus Lectureship: A two day biophysical seminar with a leading Biochemist

Catalano, Jaclyn 9/1/2018 - 8/31/2019 $18,500
Goodey, N.

Investigation of Substrate Specificity, Mechanism, and Inhibition of IGPS

Goodey, Nina 9/1/2018 - 8/31/2020 $301,781

Prospective Elementary Teachers Making for Mathematical Learning

Greenstein, Steven 9/1/2018 - 8/31/2020 $422,195
Fernandez, E.

Studying the Retention of Novice Science Teachers by Learning from School District Induction and Mentoring Programs

Larkin, Douglas 8/15/2018 - 7/31/2023 $431,398
Adams, S.D.

Gravitational-wave science for 3rd-generation detectors

Favata, Marc 8/1/2018 - 7/31/2019 $107,814

MRI: Acquisition of a Dynamic Imaging Particle Analyzer for Characterization of Particulate Matters in Engineered and Natural Water Systems at Montclair State University

Deng, Yang 8/1/2018 - 7/31/2020 $192,212

Collaborative Research: Dynamics of surfactant - amyloid-beta protein interactions during self-assembly

Vaidya, Ashuwin 8/1/2018 - 7/31/2021 $111,404

RUI: Survey of Magneto-Optical Materials for Faraday Isolators in Future Gravitational-wave Detectors

Martin, Rodica 8/1/2018 - 7/31/2021 $90,000

Developing Middle-School Students' Understandings of Coordinate Systems (Mid-CoS)

Paoletti, Teo 7/1/2018 - 8/31/2019 $50,000

Green Teams: Creating a Process for Sustainable Technology Product Development

Tuininga, Amy 7/1/2018 - 12/31/2020 $31,000

Development of An Innovative and Resilient Emergency Water Treatment (EWT) for Natural Disasters

Deng, Yang 6/18/2018 - 6/17/2019 $5,000
Rutgers

Garden State LSAMP Phase II - Year 5

Billings, Lora 7/1/2018 - 6/30/2019 $71,343
Li, A.Rutgers University

Timing and Spatial Distribution of Antarctic Ice Sheet Growth and Sea-ice Formation across the Eocene-Oligocene Transition

Passchier, Sandra 6/15/2018 - 5/31/2021 $323,113

Jersey City Greenhouse Gas Inventory

Tuininga, Amy 5/10/2018 - 6/30/2019 $26,736
City of Jersey City

Rapid, DNA-based test for ranavirus detection

Goodey, Nina 5/1/2018 - 4/30/2019 $5,000
Angel, A.; Hazard, L.; Monsen, K.

Post-translational Regulation of Inducible cAMP Early Repressor and its Implications in Cancer

Molina, Carlos 5/1/2018 - 4/30/2022 $1,284,876

Post-translational Regulation of Inducible cAMP Early Repressor and its Implications in Cancer

Molina, Carlos 5/1/2018 - 4/30/2022 $321,219

Development of a field-usable rapid detection test for Ranavirus

Monsen, Kristen 4/9/2018 - 4/9/2019 $3,000
Goodey, N.; Hazard, L.

Mitigating the Impacts of Hurricane Irma on Research Towards Recovery of a Keystone Herbivore

Feehan, Colette 4/1/2018 - 3/31/2019 $18,362

Assessment of the impacts of OCNGS on gelatinous zooplankton and planktonic community structure

Bologna, Paul 4/1/2018 - 3/31/2019 $62,942
Gaynor, J.; Meredith, R.W.

Toward Sustainable Urban Stormwater Management with New, Green, Low-Cost Sorbent-Coated Wood Mulch

Deng, Yang 3/1/2018 - 2/29/2020 $75,000

Assessing the water quality of the Musconetcong River

Wu, Meiyin 1/1/2018 - 2/28/2019 $16,915
North Jersey RC & D

Exploring the role of organic sediment dynamics on channel clustering and alluvial architecture

Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge 1/1/2018 - 8/31/2020 $110,000

Ecosystem service tradeoffs, landowner incentives, and optimal policy design to promote sustainable Longleaf Pine agroecosystems

Lal, Pankaj 11/1/2017 - 10/31/2018 $96,441
University of Florida

NSF INCLUDES: Sustainability Teams Empower and Amplify Membership in STEM (S-TEAMS)

Tuininga, Amy 11/1/2017 - 10/31/2019 $300,000
Lal, P.

SaTC: CORE: Medium: Collaborative: A Linguistically-Informed Approach for Measuring and Circumventing Internet Censorship

Leberknight, Chris 10/15/2017 - 7/31/2020 $500,849
Feldman, A.

Revisiting the Musconetcong River after Ten Years

Wu, Meiyin 9/15/2017 - 8/31/2020 $340,000
William Penn Foundation

R15 Grant: Characterization and enrichment of glycoprotein/glycan via multi-functional free radical reagents

Gao, Jinshan 9/15/2017 - 8/31/2020 $356,609

Assimilating Computational and Mathematical Thinking into Earth and Environmental Science

Zhu, Michelle 9/15/2017 - 8/31/2020 $1,147,085
Panorkou, N.; Samanthula, B.; Lal, P.

MRI: Acquisition of a Shared Use Integrated Next-Generation Sequencing Platform

Meredith, Robert 9/1/2017 - 8/31/2020 $202,125
Du, C.; Gaynor, J.; Monsen, K.; Adams, S.

DNA repair under extreme conditions

Gindt, Yvonne 9/1/2017 - 8/31/2021 $33,139
Temple University

Connecting Habitat Across New Jersey (CHANJ) Assessments

Wu, Meiyin 9/1/2017 - 8/31/2022 $30,000

Problems related to the enumeration of independent sets in graphs

Cutler, Jonathan 9/1/2017 - 8/31/2022 $42,000

Development of Inhibitors of P. falciparum cGMP dependent (PfPKG) protein kinase inhibitors for malaria chemoprevention

Rotella, David 8/1/2017 - 7/31/2020 $721,174
Siekierka, J.Rutgers

Adjunct Mathematics Instructor Resources and Support: Improving Undergraduate Precalculus Teaching and Learning Experience

Golnabi, Amir 8/1/2017 - 8/1/2020 $300,000
Murray, E.

Promoting the Health and Resiliency of Florida’s Coral Reef Ecosystem: Enhancing Herbivory by Restoring Long-Spined Urchin (Diadema antillarum) Habitat

Feehan, Colette 7/1/2017 - 6/30/2020 $182,522
Sharp, W. C.

Assessment of the impacts of OCNGS on gelatinous zooplankton and planktonic community structure

Bologna, Paul 4/1/2018 - 4/1/2019 $62,942
Gaynor, J.; Meredith, R.

RUI: Glycan Characterization and Quantitative Analysis via Free-Radical Induced Dissociation

Gao, Jinshan 6/1/2017 - 5/31/2020 $176,000

CAREER: Research and Education in Gravitational-Wave Science

Favata, Marc 6/1/2017 - 5/31/2022 $400,000

Preparing the Effective Elementary Mathematics Teacher

Krupa, Erin 4/1/2017 - 3/31/2022 $1,106,026
Greenstein, S.

Managing for biodiversity and blue carbon in the face of sea-level rise and barrier-island migration - Balance of Funds for Year 2

Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge 2/1/2017 - 1/31/2019 $70,000
NJ Sea Grant Consortium

At Risk – Healthy Coastal Ecosystems and Resilient Communities & Economies in an Era of Climate Change: A Balanced Approach to Protecting People, Property and Nature in Historic Greenwich Township, NJ

Weinstein, Michael 2/1/2017 - 1/31/2019 $12,346
NJIT

STEM Pioneers: A 3-year pilot study to increase science literacy and STEM enrollment among first-year first-generation students

Vanderklein, Dirk 10/1/2016 - 9/30/2019 $300,000
Goodey, N.; Galster, J.; Dalley, J.

Low-cost absorbent Coated (LAC) Wood Mulches for Mitigation of New Jersey (NJ) Agricultural Stormwater Pollution

Deng, Yang 9/30/2016 - 12/31/2018 $75,000

MRI: Acquisition of a High Performance Computing Environment for Advancement of Computational Science Research and Education

Trubatch, David 9/15/2016 - 8/31/2019 $497,057
Du, C.; Robila, S. (Former PI)

Collaborative Research: RUI: Three-Dimensional Multiphysics Simulation of Multi-phase Flows with Magnetic Fluids

Trubatch, David 9/15/2016 - 8/31/2019 $98,248

CAREER: Exploring Place-Based Opportunities for Bioenergy Sustainability

Lal, Pankaj 9/15/2016 - 7/31/2021 $369,695

RUI: SusChEM: Increasing Soil Enzymatic Function with Targeted Microbial Inocula

Goodey, Nina 9/1/2016 - 8/31/2019 $320,180
Krumins, J.

Opening Pathways, Engaging, and Networking in Chemistry in Northern New Jersey (OPEN-NJ) - Year 2 through 5

Goodey, Nina 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2020 $553,152
Herbert, K.; Siekierka, J.; Kasner, M.; Krumins, J.

Collaborative Research: Advancing Bayesian Phylogenetic Methods for Synthesizing Paleontological and Neontological Data

Meredith, Robert 5/1/2016 - 4/30/2019 $136,451
Iowa State University

MRI: Acquisition of an Inductively Coupled Plasma- Mass Spectrometry (ICP MS) for elemental concentration and speciation analysis at Montclair State University

Li, Xiaona 9/1/2015 - 8/31/2019 $168,245
Goodey, N.; Deng, Y.; Passchier, S.; Brachfeld, S.; Sarkar, D. (Former)

Collaborative Research: Integrated Field and Modeling Investigation of Coupled Barrier-Backbarrier System Responses to Long-Term Coastal Change

Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge 8/15/2015 - 7/31/2019 $365,594
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Opening Pathways, Engaging, and Networking in Chemistry in Northern New Jersey (OPEN-NJ)- Year 1

Goodey, Nina 5/1/2015 - 4/30/2020 $50,847
Herbert, K.; Siekierka, J.; Kasner, M.; Krumins, J.

RUI: Transport of inertial particles in time-dependent and stochastic flows

Forgoston, Eric 7/15/2014 - 6/30/2019 $299,987

Assessing socioeconomic impacts of forest biomass based biofuel development on rural communities in the Southern United States (U.S.).

Lal, Pankaj 8/1/2012 - 7/31/2019 $599,963

Networking and Engaging in Computer Science and Technology in Northern New Jersey

Herbert, Katherine 6/1/2013 - 5/31/2019 $619,575
Moskal, E.; Marlowe, T.; Goodey, N.; Leberknight, C.; Fails, J. (Former); Hill, E. (Former); MacVeigh, D. (Former)

Past Awards

66 Awards
6780434 In active funding

2018

Geodatabase Proposal

Wu, Meiyin 9/1/2017 - 8/31/2018 $2,169

Upward Bound - Year 6 (Continuation)

Lorenzo, Donna 9/1/2017 - 8/31/2018 $257,500

Actionable Decision-Making for Flooding Events utilizing a small UAV Platform with LiDAR and Hyperspectral Instruments

Taylor, Robert 8/15/2017 - 8/14/2018 $195,953

Garden State LSAMP Phase II - Year 4

Billings, Lora 7/1/2017 - 6/30/2018 $71,802
Li, A.Rutgers University

2017

Stopping Trash Where It Starts

Wu, Meiyin 2/23/2017 - 6/30/2018 $54,015
Hudson River Foundation

Three-Dimensional Ultrasonographic Evaluation of Placental Volume Using a Novel Method

Golnabi, Amir 2/22/2017 - 2/22/2018 $16,924

Dynamic Data-Driven Fusion and Scene Understanding for Real Time Queries Over Live Streaming Video

Peng, Jing 9/15/2016 - 9/14/2017 $145,170

Engaged Learning Through Creativity in Mathematics and Science - Year 1

Munakata, Mika 9/15/2016 - 9/14/2017 $100,000
Vaidya, A.

Upward Bound - Year 5

Lorenzo, Donna 9/1/2016 - 8/31/2017 $257,500

Assessment of clinging jellyfish Gonionemus vertens populations in the Shrewsbury River Estuary and the Manasquan River Estuary

Bologna, Paul 7/1/2016 - 7/26/2016 $36,042
Gaynor, J.

Garden State LSAMP Phase II - Year 3

Prezant, Robert 7/1/2016 - 6/30/2017 $72,252
Li, A.Rutgers University

2016

Developing a Wetland Baseline at the Watershed Scale - Year 1

Wu, Meiyin 6/29/2016 - 9/28/2017 $63,479
Weinstein, M.; Schneemeyer, L.NJ Department of Environmental Protection

Forest and Shrub Mapping with MISR - Supplement

Chopping, Mark 6/15/2016 - 12/31/2016 $10,537

Expression, purification, and enzymatic characterization of W. bancrofti DHFR

Goodey, Nina 5/15/2016 - 9/1/2016 $1,000
Tobias, A. (Student)

Biochar-Coated Mulches for Alleviation of Stormwater N for Healthy New Jersey Coastal Waters

Deng, Yang 5/1/2016 - 4/30/2017 $5,000

Assessing the Biological Control of Sea Nettles (Chrysaora Quinquecirrha) by Nudibranchs

Bologna, Paul 5/1/2016 - 6/30/2018 $56,791

GIS and mapping service for the Morris County Park Commission project "Connect to Walk" - Year 1

Yu, Danlin 4/1/2016 - 12/31/2016 $7,200

Enumerative extremal problems - Year 2

Cutler, Jonathan 3/27/2016 - 3/26/2017 $19,725

Toward a Greener Water Reuse Technology with Ferrate (VI) - Phosphorous Removal and Recovery

Deng, Yang 3/1/2016 - 2/28/2017 $5,000
Zheng, L. (Student)Rutgers University

DNA Repair Under Extreme Conditions - Year 4

Gindt, Yvonne 2/20/2016 - 2/19/2017 $10,961
Temple University

At Risk - Healthy Coastal Ecosystems and Resilient Communities & Economies in an Era of Climate Change: A Balanced Approach to Protecting People, Property and Nature in Historic Greenwich Township, N.J. - Partial Funding for Year 1

Michael Weinstein 2/1/2016 - 7/31/2016 $6,005

Managing for biodiversity and blue carbon in the face of sea-level rise and barrier-island migration - Balance of Funds for Year 1

Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge 2/1/2016 - 1/31/2017 $70,000
NJ Sea Grant Consortium

The DYME project: Developing Students' Thinking of Dynamic Measurement

Panorkou, Nicole 1/1/2016 - 7/31/2017 $49,443

MRI: Acquisition of an Inductively Coupled Plasma- Mass Spectrometry (ICP MS) for elemental concentration and speciation analysis at Montclair State University

Li, Xianoa 1/1/2016 - 12/31/2017 $168,245
Brachfeld, S.; Deng, Y.; Passchier, S.; Sarkar, D.

Assessing the Biological Control of Sea Nettles (Chrysaora Quinquecirrha) by Nudibranchs

Bologna, Paul 11/15/2015 - 6/30/2016 $8,000

Changes in Shrub Abundance in Arctic Tundra from the Satellite High Resolution Record for the Arctic-Boreal Vulnerability Experiment and Impacts on Albedo - Year 1

Chopping, Mark 9/1/2015 - 8/31/2016 $13,491

A Green Technology for Nutrient and Metals Reduction in New Jersey Coastal Waters - Year 2

Sarkar, Dibyendu 9/1/2015 - 8/31/2016 $69,998
Deng, Y.NJ Sea Grant Consortium

Upward Bound - Year 4

Lorenzo, Donna 9/1/2015 - 8/31/2016 $250,000

Child Growth Curve Modeling

Ivanescu, Andrada 8/1/2015 - 8/31/2015 $10,957

Garden State LSAMP Phase II - Year 2

Prezant, Robert 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2016 $72,694
Molina, C.Rutgers University

Short Course on the Mathematical Sciences in Obesity Research - Year 3

Thomas, Diana 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2016 $10,859

CUSP: Creative University-School Partnerships in Mathematics - Year 3

Munakata, Mika 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2016 $365,000
Willis, J.; Krupa, E.

Early Risk Assessment through Mathematical Modeling of Quantitative Placental Anatomic/Structural Biomarkers

Thomas, Diana 7/1/2015 - 12/31/2016 $49,275

Development of a New, Effective and Low-cost Mulch Adsorption Material for Sustainable Management of Polluted Road Stormwater in Highly Urbanized Areas

Deng, Yang 7/1/2015 - 10/1/2017 $39,200
Sarkar, D.; Punamiya, P.Manhattan College

Collaborative Research: Improved Vehicle Autonomy in Geophysical Flows

Forgoston, Eric 7/1/2015 - 6/30/2018 $54,713

2015

Establishing a Crossing Assessment Program in New Jersey

Wu, Meiyin 6/25/2015 - 6/24/2016 $20,000
Sherwood, N. (Student)Wildlife Management Institute

The stress Nexus of Coastlines: Population development, infrastructure security, and morphological dynamics of the Upper Texas Gulf Coast

Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge 6/15/2015 - 8/15/2015 $16,961

RUI: Towards accurate computational studies of dynamics and mechanisms of transition metal homogeneous (photo)catalysis

Eshuis, Hendrik 6/1/2015 - 5/31/2018 $195,425

2015 ASBMB Undergraduate Research Award

Goodey, Nina 5/1/2015 - 9/15/2015 $1,000
Ojinnaka, E. (Student)

Understanding the Dynamics of Stochastic Disease Spread in Metapopulations - Supplement

Forgoston, Eric 4/17/2015 - 8/31/2015 $10,000

Enumerative extremal problems - Year 1

Cutler, Jonathan 3/27/2015 - 3/26/2016 $19,473

Interfacially activated aggregation of alpha-synuclein - Year 1

Talaga, David 3/15/2015 - 2/29/2016 $283,164

Environmental Correlates of Ranavirus Disease Distribution in New Jersey

Hazard, Lisa 3/13/2015 - 3/12/2016 $3,500
Monsen, K.

Forest and Shrub Mapping with MISR - Supplement

Chopping, Mark 3/1/2015 - 12/31/2015 $29,600

Assessment of the First Herpetofauna Tunnels in New Jersey

Wu, Meiyin 3/1/2015 - 12/31/2015 $3,500

Effects of hard clam (Mercenaria mercenaria) grow-out operations on benthic communities in Barnegat Bay, New Jersey

Prezant, Robert 3/1/2015 - 2/29/2016 $5,000
Shell, R. (Student)NJ Water Resources Research Institute/Rutgers University

Developing a green technology to remove phosphate and pharmaceuticals from wastewater effluents: (Student Project Director: Saumik Panja)

Deng, Yang 3/1/2015 - 2/29/2016 $5,000
Sarkar, D.; Panja, S. (Student)NJ Water Resources Research Institute/Rutgers University

DNA Repair Under Extreme Conditions - Year 3

Gindt, Yvonne 2/20/2015 - 2/19/2016 $25,887
Temple University

Impact of Hurricane Sandy: Threats to Communities and Ecosystems from Storm-Induced Mobilization of Toxic Compounds

Weinstein, Michael 12/1/2014 - 11/30/2015 $83,342

Lake Hopatcong Foundation Study

Wu, Meiyin 10/1/2014 - 2/28/2015 $15,932
Galster, J.; Lee, L.; Olsen, K.; Shell, R.

Discovery and Optimization of Botulinum Toxin A Protease Inhibitors - Year 1

Rotella, David 9/15/2014 - 9/14/2015 $422,754
Siekierka, J.

Discovery and Optimization of Botulinum Toxin A Protease Inhibitors - Supplement

Rotella,David 9/15/2014 - 12/14/2015 $75,000

A Green Technology for Nutrient and Metals Reduction in New Jersey Coastal Waters - Year 1

Sarkar, Dibyendu 9/1/2014 - 8/31/2015 $69,997
Deng, Y.NJ Sea Grant Consortium

Upward Bound - Year 3

Lorenzo, Donna 9/1/2014 - 8/31/2015 $250,000

A sequence-indexed reverse genetics resource for maize: a set of lines with single Ds-GFP insertions spread throughout the genome - Year 2

Du, Charles 9/1/2014 - 3/31/2016 $165,743
Rutgers University

Approaches to Mitigation of Landfill Leachate-Induced UV Transmittance Impacts

Deng, Yang 9/1/2014 - 8/31/2016 $175,652

Collaborative research: Deglacial ice dynamics in the Weddell Sea embayment using sediment provenance

Brachfeld, Stefanie 9/1/2014 - 8/31/2017 $157,056

A high-resolution circumpolar delineation of the forest-tundra ecotone with implications for carbon balance

Chopping, Mark 8/1/2014 - 8/31/2015 $39,086

Reducing Copper Loads from Stamp Sand Deposits in the Keweenaw Peninsula with Permeable Reactive Barriers - Phase 1

Sarkar, Dibyendu 8/1/2014 - 9/30/2016 $27,494
Michigan Technical University

Passaic River Basin EcoExplorers Program for Paterson middle school students

Wu, Meiyin 7/15/2014 - 6/30/2015 $17,892

LSAMP The Garden State Alliance for Minority Participation - Supplement

Prezant, Robert 7/1/2014 - 6/30/2015 $11,218
Molina, C.Rutgers University

Garden State LSAMP Phase II - Year 1

Prezant, Robert 7/1/2014 - 6/30/2015 $73,127
Molina, C.Rutgers University

Short Course on the Mathematical Sciences in Obesity Research - Year 2

Thomas, Diana 7/1/2014 - 6/30/2015 $10,859

CUSP: Creative University-School Partnerships in Mathematics - Year 2

Munakata, Mika 7/1/2014 - 6/30/2015 $366,600
Willis, J.

2014

Montclair State University Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program

Adams, Sandra 9/1/2013 - 8/31/2018 $1,447,272
Larkin, D.

2013

RUI: Issues in Modeling Gravitational-Wave Sources

Favata, Marc 6/1/2013 - 5/31/2017 $126,000