taking samples in biochemistry lab

Grants and Awards

Active Grants

57 Awards
$14,586,408 in active funding

U.S. Science Support Program Office Associated with the International Ocean Discovery Program (USSSP-IODP)

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Passchier, Sandra
Duration
1/1/2019 – 3/31/2019
Amount
$55,327
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Columbia University

Jean Dreyfus Lectureship: A Two-Day Biophysical Seminar with a Leading Biochemist

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Catalano, Jaclyn
Co-Investigator
Goodey, N.
Duration
9/1/2018 – 8/31/2019
Amount
$18,500
Sponsor
Dreyfus Foundation

Investigation of Substrate Specificity, Mechanism and Inhibition of IGPS

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Goodey, Nina
Duration
9/1/2018 – 8/31/2020
Amount
$301,781
Sponsor
NIH

Prospective Elementary Teachers Making for Mathematical Learning

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Greenstein, Steven
Co-Investigator
Fernandez, E.
Duration
9/1/2018 – 8/31/2020
Amount
$422,195
Sponsor
NSF

Enhancement of Cytoskeletal Dynamics and Motor Transport By Manipulation of Post-Translational Microtubule Glutamylation to Maximize Neuroregeneration.

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
O’Hagan, Robert
Duration
9/1/2018 – 6/30/2019
Amount
$14,460
Sponsor
NJ Department of Health
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University

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

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Larkin, Douglas
Co-Investigator
Adams, S.D.
Duration
8/15/2018 – 7/31/2023
Amount
$431,398
Sponsor
NSF

Gravitational-Wave Science for 3rd-Generation Detectors

Category
Physics
Primary Investigator
Favata, Marc
Duration
8/1/2018 – 7/31/2019
Amount
$107,814
Sponsor
The Simons Foundation

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Duration
8/1/2018 – 7/31/2020
Amount
$192,212
Sponsor
NSF

Collaborative Research: Dynamics of Surfactant – Amyloid-beta Protein Interactions During Self-Assembly

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Vaidya, Ashuwin
Duration
8/1/2018 – 7/31/2021
Amount
$111,404
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Physics
Primary Investigator
Martin, Rodica
Duration
8/1/2018 – 7/31/2021
Amount
$90,000
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Paoletti, Teo
Duration
7/1/2018 – 8/31/2019
Amount
$50,000
Sponsor
Spencer Foundation

Green Teams: Creating a Process for Sustainable Technology Product Development

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Tuininga, Amy
Duration
7/1/2018 – 12/31/2020
Amount
$31,000
Sponsor
VentureWell

Garden State LSAMP Phase II – Year 5

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Billings, Lora
Co-Investigator
Li, A.
Duration
7/1/2018 – 6/30/2019
Amount
$71,343
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Duration
6/18/2018 – 6/17/2019
Amount
$5,000
Sponsor
USGS National Grants Branch
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Passchier, Sandra
Duration
6/15/2018 – 5/31/2021
Amount
$323,113
Sponsor
NSF

Jersey City Greenhouse Gas Inventory

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Tuininga, Amy
Duration
5/10/2018 – 6/30/2019
Amount
$26,736
Sponsor
Gardinier Environmental Fund
Co-Sponsor
City of Jersey City

Rapid, DNA-based Test for Ranavirus Detection

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Goodey, Nina
Co-Investigator
Angel, A.; Hazard, L.; Monsen, K.
Duration
5/1/2018 – 4/30/2019
Amount
$5,000
Sponsor
NJWRRI

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

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Molina, Carlos
Duration
5/1/2018 – 4/30/2022
Amount
$1,284,876
Sponsor
National Institutes of Health/National Institute Of General Medical Sciences

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

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Molina, Carlos
Duration
5/1/2018 – 4/30/2022
Amount
$321,219
Sponsor
NIH

Development of a Field-Usable Rapid Detection Test for Ranavirus

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Monsen, Kristen
Co-Investigator
Goodey, N.; Hazard, L.
Duration
4/9/2018 – 4/9/2019
Amount
$3,000
Sponsor
Kevin Wright Memorial Grant from the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians

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

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Feehan, Colette
Duration
4/1/2018 – 3/31/2019
Amount
$18,362
Sponsor
National Academies of Sciences (NAS)

Assessment of the Impacts of OCNGS on Gelatinous Zooplankton and Planktonic Community Structure

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Bologna, Paul
Co-Investigator
Gaynor, J.; Meredith, R.W.
Duration
4/1/2018 – 3/31/2019
Amount
$62,942
Sponsor
NJDEP

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Duration
3/1/2018 – 2/29/2020
Amount
$75,000
Sponsor
EPA

Assessing the Water Quality of the Musconetcong River

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
1/1/2018 – 2/28/2019
Amount
$16,915
Sponsor
NJ Department of Environmental Protection
Co-Sponsor
North Jersey RC & D

Exploring the Role of Organic Sediment Dynamics on Channel Clustering and Alluvial Architecture

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge
Duration
1/1/2018 – 8/31/2020
Amount
$110,000
Sponsor
American Chemical Society

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

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Tuininga, Amy
Co-Investigator
Lal, P.
Duration
11/1/2017 – 10/31/2019
Amount
$300,000
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Leberknight, Chris
Co-Investigator
Feldman, A.
Duration
10/15/2017 – 7/31/2020
Amount
$500,849
Sponsor
NSF

Revisiting the Musconetcong River after Ten Years

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
9/15/2017 – 8/31/2020
Amount
$340,000
Sponsor
Delaware Watershed Research Fund
Co-Sponsor
William Penn Foundation

R15 Grant: Characterization and Enrichment of Glycoprotein/glycan Via Multi-Functional Free Radical Reagents

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Gao, Jinshan
Duration
9/15/2017 – 8/31/2020
Amount
$356,609
Sponsor
NIH

Assimilating Computational and Mathematical Thinking into Earth and Environmental Science

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Zhu, Michelle
Co-Investigator
Panorkou, N.; Samanthula, B.; Lal, P.
Duration
9/15/2017 – 8/31/2020
Amount
$1,147,085
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Meredith, Robert
Co-Investigator
Du, C.; Gaynor, J.; Monsen, K.; Adams, S.
Duration
9/1/2017 – 8/31/2020
Amount
$202,125
Sponsor
NSF

DNA Repair Under Extreme Conditions

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Gindt, Yvonne
Duration
9/1/2017 – 8/31/2021
Amount
$33,139
Sponsor
NASA
Co-Sponsor
Temple University

Connecting Habitat Across New Jersey (CHANJ) Assessments

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
9/1/2017 – 8/31/2022
Amount
$30,000
Sponsor
NJDEP, Dept. of Interior

Problems Related to the Enumeration of Independent Sets in Graphs

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Cutler, Jonathan
Duration
9/1/2017 – 8/31/2022
Amount
$42,000
Sponsor
The Simons Foundation

Development of Inhibitors of P. falciparum cGMP Dependent (PfPKG) Protein Kinase Inhibitors for Malaria Chemoprevention

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Rotella, David
Co-Investigator
Siekierka, J.
Duration
8/1/2017 – 7/31/2020
Amount
$721,174
Sponsor
NIH
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Golnabi, Amir
Co-Investigator
Murray, E.
Duration
8/1/2017 – 8/1/2020
Amount
$300,000
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Feehan, Colette
Co-Investigator
Sharp, W. C.
Duration
7/1/2017 – 6/30/2020
Amount
$182,522
Sponsor
Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Assessment of the Impacts of OCNGS on Gelatinous Zooplankton and Planktonic Community Structure

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Bologna, Paul
Co-Investigator
Gaynor, J.; Meredith, R.
Duration
4/1/2018 – 4/1/2019
Amount
$62,942
Sponsor
NJDEP

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

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Gao, Jinshan
Duration
6/1/2017 – 5/31/2020
Amount
$176,000
Sponsor
NSF

CAREER: Research and Education in Gravitational-Wave Science

Category
Physics
Primary Investigator
Favata, Marc
Duration
6/1/2017 – 5/31/2022
Amount
$400,000
Sponsor
NSF

Preparing the Effective Elementary Mathematics Teacher

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Krupa, Erin
Co-Investigator
Greenstein, S.
Duration
4/1/2017 – 3/31/2022
Amount
$1,106,026
Sponsor
NSF

Managing for Biodiversity and Blue Carbon in the Face of Sea-Level Rise and Barrier-Island Migration – Balance of Funds for Year 2

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge
Duration
2/1/2017 – 1/31/2019
Amount
$70,000
Sponsor
NOAA
Co-Sponsor
NJ Sea Grant Consortium

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Weinstein, Michael
Duration
2/1/2017 – 1/31/2019
Amount
$12,346
Sponsor
NJ Sea Grant Consortium
Co-Sponsor
NJIT

STEM Pioneers: A Three-year pilot Study to Increase Science Literacy and STEM Enrollment Among First-Year, First-Generation Students

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Vanderklein, Dirk
Co-Investigator
Goodey, N.; Galster, J.; Dalley, J.
Duration
10/1/2016 – 9/30/2019
Amount
$300,000
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Duration
9/30/2016 – 12/31/2018
Amount
$75,000
Sponsor
US Department of Agriculture

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Trubatch, David
Co-Investigator
Du, C.; Robila, S. (Former PI)
Duration
9/15/2016 – 8/31/2019
Amount
$497,057
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Trubatch, David
Duration
9/15/2016 – 8/31/2019
Amount
$98,248
Sponsor
NSF

CAREER: Exploring Place-Based Opportunities for Bioenergy Sustainability

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lal, Pankaj
Duration
9/15/2016 – 7/31/2021
Amount
$369,695
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Goodey, Nina
Co-Investigator
Krumins, J.
Duration
9/1/2016 – 8/31/2019
Amount
$320,180
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Goodey, Nina
Co-Investigator
Herbert, K.; Siekierka, J.; Kasner, M.; Krumins, J.
Duration
7/1/2016 – 6/30/2020
Amount
$553,152
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Meredith, Robert
Duration
5/1/2016 – 4/30/2019
Amount
$136,451
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Iowa State University

MRI: Acquisition of an Inductively Coupled Plasma- Mass Spectrometry (ICP MS) for Elemental Concentration and Speciation Analysis at Montclair State University

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Li, Xiaona
Co-Investigator
Goodey, N.; Deng, Y.; Passchier, S.; Brachfeld, S.; Sarkar, D. (Former)
Duration
9/1/2015 – 8/31/2019
Amount
$168,245
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge
Duration
8/15/2015 – 7/31/2019
Amount
$365,594
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

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

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Goodey, Nina
Co-Investigator
Herbert, K.; Siekierka, J.; Kasner, M.; Krumins, J.
Duration
5/1/2015 – 4/30/2020
Amount
$50,847
Sponsor
NSF

RUI: Transport of Inertial Particles in Time-Dependent and Stochastic Flows

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Forgoston, Eric
Duration
7/15/2014 – 6/30/2019
Amount
$299,987
Sponsor
NSF

Assessing Socioeconomic Impacts of Forest Biomass-Based Biofuel Development on Rural Communities in the Southern United States (U.S.).

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lal, Pankaj
Duration
8/1/2012 – 7/31/2019
Amount
$599,963
Sponsor
USDA

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

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Herbert, Katherine
Co-Investigator
Moskal, E.; Marlowe, T.; Goodey, N.; Leberknight, C.; Fails, J. (Former); Hill, E. (Former); MacVeigh, D. (Former)
Duration
6/1/2013 – 5/31/2019
Amount
$619,575
Sponsor
NSF

Past Awards

67 Awards
$6,876,875 in active funding

2018

2018

Ecosystem Service Tradeoffs, Landowner Incentives and Optimal Policy Design to Promote Sustainable Longleaf Pine Agroecosystems

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lal, Pankaj
Duration
11/1/2017 – 10/31/2018
Amount
$96,441
Sponsor
USDA
Co-Sponsor
University of Florida

Geodatabase Proposal

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
9/1/2017 – 8/31/2018
Amount
$2,169
Sponsor
Essex County

Upward Bound – Year 6 (Continuation)

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo, Donna
Duration
9/1/2017 – 8/31/2018
Amount
$257,500
Sponsor
US Department of Education

Actionable Decision-Making for Flooding Events Utilizing a Small UAV Platform with LiDAR and Hyperspectral Instruments

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Taylor, Robert
Duration
8/15/2017 – 8/14/2018
Amount
$195,953
Sponsor
US Department of Defense

Garden State LSAMP Phase II – Year 4

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Billings, Lora
Co-Investigator
Li, A.
Duration
7/1/2017 – 6/30/2018
Amount
$71,802
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University
2017

2017

Stopping Trash Where It Starts

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
2/23/2017 – 6/30/2018
Amount
$54,015
Sponsor
NEIWPCC & EPA
Co-Sponsor
Hudson River Foundation

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Golnabi, Amir
Duration
2/22/2017 – 2/22/2018
Amount
$16,924
Sponsor
Saint Barnabas Medical Center

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

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Peng, Jing
Duration
9/15/2016 – 9/14/2017
Amount
$145,170
Sponsor
NAVY

Engaged Learning Through Creativity in Mathematics and Science – Year 1

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Munakata, Mika
Co-Investigator
Vaidya, A.
Duration
9/15/2016 – 9/14/2017
Amount
$100,000
Sponsor
NSF

Upward Bound – Year 5

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo, Donna
Duration
9/1/2016 – 8/31/2017
Amount
$257,500
Sponsor
US Department of Education

Assessment of Clinging Jellyfish (Gonionemus vertens) Populations in the Shrewsbury River Estuary and the Manasquan River Estuary

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Bologna, Paul
Co-Investigator
Gaynor, J.
Duration
7/1/2016 – 7/26/2016
Amount
$36,042
Sponsor
NJDEP – Contract

Garden State LSAMP Phase II – Year 3

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Prezant, Robert
Co-Investigator
Li, A.
Duration
7/1/2016 – 6/30/2017
Amount
$72,252
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University
2016

2016

Developing a Wetland Baseline at the Watershed Scale – Year 1

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Co-Investigator
Weinstein, M.; Schneemeyer, L.
Duration
6/29/2016 – 9/28/2017
Amount
$63,479
Sponsor
USEPA
Co-Sponsor
NJ Department of Environmental Protection

Forest and Shrub Mapping with MISR – Supplement

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Chopping, Mark
Duration
6/15/2016 – 12/31/2016
Amount
$10,537
Sponsor
NASA

Expression, Purification and Enzymatic Characterization of W. bancrofti DHFR

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Goodey, Nina
Co-Investigator
Tobias, A. (Student)
Duration
5/15/2016 – 9/1/2016
Amount
$1,000
Sponsor
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Duration
5/1/2016 – 4/30/2017
Amount
$5,000
Sponsor
NOAA

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

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Bologna, Paul
Duration
5/1/2016 – 6/30/2018
Amount
$56,791
Sponsor
NJDEP – Contract

GIS and Mapping Service for the Morris County Park Commission project “Connect to Walk” – Year 1

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Yu, Danlin
Duration
4/1/2016 – 12/31/2016
Amount
$7,200
Sponsor
Morris Park Alliance

Enumerative Extremal Problems – Year 2

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Cutler, Jonathan
Duration
3/27/2016 – 3/26/2017
Amount
$19,725
Sponsor
NSA

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Co-Investigator
Zheng, L. (Student)
Duration
3/1/2016 – 2/28/2017
Amount
$5,000
Sponsor
US Geological Survey
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University

DNA Repair Under Extreme Conditions – Year 4

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Gindt, Yvonne
Duration
2/20/2016 – 2/19/2017
Amount
$10,961
Sponsor
NASA
Co-Sponsor
Temple University

At Risk – Healthy Coastal Ecosystems and Resilient Communities and 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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Michael Weinstein
Duration
2/1/2016 – 7/31/2016
Amount
$6,005
Sponsor
NJ Sea Grant Consortium

Managing for Biodiversity and Blue Carbon in the Face of Sea-Level Rise and Barrier-Island Migration – Balance of Funds for Year 1

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge
Duration
2/1/2016 – 1/31/2017
Amount
$70,000
Sponsor
NOAA
Co-Sponsor
NJ Sea Grant Consortium

The DYME project: Developing Students’ Thinking of Dynamic Measurement

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Panorkou, Nicole
Duration
1/1/2016 – 7/31/2017
Amount
$49,443
Sponsor
Spencer Foundation

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Li, Xianoa
Co-Investigator
Brachfeld, S.; Deng, Y.; Passchier, S.; Sarkar, D.
Duration
1/1/2016 – 12/31/2017
Amount
$168,245
Sponsor
NSF

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

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Bologna, Paul
Duration
11/15/2015 – 6/30/2016
Amount
$8,000
Sponsor
Myth Group

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Chopping, Mark
Duration
9/1/2015 – 8/31/2016
Amount
$13,491
Sponsor
NASA

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Sarkar, Dibyendu
Co-Investigator
Deng, Y.
Duration
9/1/2015 – 8/31/2016
Amount
$69,998
Sponsor
NOAA
Co-Sponsor
NJ Sea Grant Consortium

Upward Bound – Year 4

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo, Donna
Duration
9/1/2015 – 8/31/2016
Amount
$250,000
Sponsor
US Department of Education

Child Growth Curve Modeling

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Ivanescu, Andrada
Duration
8/1/2015 – 8/31/2015
Amount
$10,957
Sponsor
Johns Hopkins University

Garden State LSAMP Phase II – Year 2

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Prezant, Robert
Co-Investigator
Molina, C.
Duration
7/1/2015 – 6/30/2016
Amount
$72,694
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Thomas, Diana
Duration
7/1/2015 – 6/30/2016
Amount
$10,859
Sponsor
NIH

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

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Munakata, Mika
Co-Investigator
Willis, J.; Krupa, E.
Duration
7/1/2015 – 6/30/2016
Amount
$365,000
Sponsor
NJ Department of Education

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Thomas, Diana
Duration
7/1/2015 – 12/31/2016
Amount
$49,275
Sponsor
NIH

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Co-Investigator
Sarkar, D.; Punamiya, P.
Duration
7/1/2015 – 10/1/2017
Amount
$39,200
Sponsor
University Transportation Research Center
Co-Sponsor
Manhattan College

Collaborative Research: Improved Vehicle Autonomy in Geophysical Flows

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Forgoston, Eric
Duration
7/1/2015 – 6/30/2018
Amount
$54,713
Sponsor
NSF
2015

2015

Establishing a Crossing Assessment Program in New Jersey

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Co-Investigator
Sherwood, N. (Student)
Duration
6/25/2015 – 6/24/2016
Amount
$20,000
Sponsor
Department of Interior/US Fish and Wildlife Service
Co-Sponsor
Wildlife Management Institute

The Stress Nexus of Coastlines: Population Development, Infrastructure Security and Morphological Dynamics of the Upper Texas Gulf Coast

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge
Duration
6/15/2015 – 8/15/2015
Amount
$16,961
Sponsor
Shell Center for Sustainability at Rice University

RUI: Towards Accurate Computational Studies of Dynamics and Mechanisms of Transition Metal Homogeneous (Photo)catalysis

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Eshuis, Hendrik
Duration
6/1/2015 – 5/31/2018
Amount
$195,425
Sponsor
NSF

2015 ASBMB Undergraduate Research Award

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Goodey, Nina
Co-Investigator
Ojinnaka, E. (Student)
Duration
5/1/2015 – 9/15/2015
Amount
$1,000
Sponsor
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Understanding the Dynamics of Stochastic Disease Spread in Metapopulations – Supplement

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Forgoston, Eric
Duration
4/17/2015 – 8/31/2015
Amount
$10,000
Sponsor
NSF

Enumerative Extremal Problems – Year 1

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Cutler, Jonathan
Duration
3/27/2015 – 3/26/2016
Amount
$19,473
Sponsor
NSA

Interfacially Activated Aggregation of Alpha-Synuclein – Year 1

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Talaga, David
Duration
3/15/2015 – 2/29/2016
Amount
$283,164
Sponsor
NIH

Environmental Correlates of Ranavirus Disease Distribution in New Jersey

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Hazard, Lisa
Co-Investigator
Monsen, K.
Duration
3/13/2015 – 3/12/2016
Amount
$3,500
Sponsor
NJDEP

Forest and Shrub Mapping with MISR – Supplement

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Chopping, Mark
Duration
3/1/2015 – 12/31/2015
Amount
$29,600
Sponsor
NASA

Assessment of the First Herpetofauna Tunnels in New Jersey

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
3/1/2015 – 12/31/2015
Amount
$3,500
Sponsor
NJDEP

Effects of Hard Clam (Mercenaria mercenaria) Grow-Out Operations on Benthic Communities in Barnegat Bay, New Jersey

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Prezant, Robert
Co-Investigator
Shell, R. (Student)
Duration
3/1/2015 – 2/29/2016
Amount
$5,000
Sponsor
US Geological Survey
Co-Sponsor
NJ Water Resources Research Institute/Rutgers University

Developing a Green Technology to Remove Phosphate and Pharmaceuticals from Wastewater Effluents: (Student Project Director: Saumik Panja)

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Co-Investigator
Sarkar, D.; Panja, S. (Student)
Duration
3/1/2015 – 2/29/2016
Amount
$5,000
Sponsor
US Geological Survey
Co-Sponsor
NJ Water Resources Research Institute/Rutgers University

DNA Repair Under Extreme Conditions – Year 3

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Gindt, Yvonne
Duration
2/20/2015 – 2/19/2016
Amount
$25,887
Sponsor
NASA
Co-Sponsor
Temple University

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Weinstein, Michael
Duration
12/1/2014 – 11/30/2015
Amount
$83,342
Sponsor
NJDEP

Lake Hopatcong Foundation Study

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Co-Investigator
Galster, J.; Lee, L.; Olsen, K.; Shell, R.
Duration
10/1/2014 – 2/28/2015
Amount
$15,932
Sponsor
Lake Hopatcong Foundation

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

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Rotella, David
Co-Investigator
Siekierka, J.
Duration
9/15/2014 – 9/14/2015
Amount
$422,754
Sponsor
US Department of Defense – Threat Reduction Agency

Discovery and Optimization of Botulinum Toxin A Protease Inhibitors – Supplement

Category
Chemistry
Primary Investigator
Rotella,David
Duration
9/15/2014 – 12/14/2015
Amount
$75,000
Sponsor
US Department of Defense

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Sarkar, Dibyendu
Co-Investigator
Deng, Y.
Duration
9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015
Amount
$69,997
Sponsor
NOAA
Co-Sponsor
NJ Sea Grant Consortium

Upward Bound – Year 3

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo, Donna
Duration
9/1/2014 – 8/31/2015
Amount
$250,000
Sponsor
US Department of Education

A Sequence-Indexed Reverse Genetics Resource for Maize: A Set of Lines with Single Ds-GFP Insertions Spread Throughout the Genome – Year 2

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Du, Charles
Duration
9/1/2014 – 3/31/2016
Amount
$165,743
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University

Approaches to Mitigation of Landfill Leachate-Induced UV Transmittance Impacts

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Duration
9/1/2014 – 8/31/2016
Amount
$175,652
Sponsor
Environmental Research and Education Foundation

Collaborative Research: Deglacial Ice Dynamics in the Weddell Sea Embayment Using Sediment Provenance

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Brachfeld, Stefanie
Duration
9/1/2014 – 8/31/2017
Amount
$157,056
Sponsor
NSF

A High-Resolution Circumpolar Delineation of the Forest-Tundra Ecotone with Implications for Carbon Balance

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Chopping, Mark
Duration
8/1/2014 – 8/31/2015
Amount
$39,086
Sponsor
NASA

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

Category
Earth and Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Sarkar, Dibyendu
Duration
8/1/2014 – 9/30/2016
Amount
$27,494
Sponsor
Michigan Department of Environmental Quality
Co-Sponsor
Michigan Technical University

Passaic River Basin EcoExplorers Program for Paterson Middle School Students

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
7/15/2014 – 6/30/2015
Amount
$17,892
Sponsor
National Park Service

LSAMP The Garden State Alliance for Minority Participation – Supplement

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Prezant, Robert
Co-Investigator
Molina, C.
Duration
7/1/2014 – 6/30/2015
Amount
$11,218
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University

Garden State LSAMP Phase II – Year 1

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Prezant, Robert
Co-Investigator
Molina, C.
Duration
7/1/2014 – 6/30/2015
Amount
$73,127
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University

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

Category
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Thomas, Diana
Duration
7/1/2014 – 6/30/2015
Amount
$10,859
Sponsor
NIH

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

Category
Other
Primary Investigator
Munakata, Mika
Co-Investigator
Willis, J.
Duration
7/1/2014 – 6/30/2015
Amount
$366,600
Sponsor
NJ Department of Education
2014

2014

Montclair State University Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program

Category
Biology
Primary Investigator
Adams, Sandra
Co-Investigator
Larkin, D.
Duration
9/1/2013 – 8/31/2018
Amount
$1,447,272
Sponsor
NSF
2013

2013

RUI: Issues in Modeling Gravitational-Wave Sources

Category
Physics
Primary Investigator
Favata, Marc
Duration
6/1/2013 – 5/31/2017
Amount
$126,000
Sponsor
NSF