Grants & Awards

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Active Grants

33 Awards
$12,403,415 In active funding

Toward Sustainable Urban Stormwater Management with New, Green, Low-Cost Sorbent-Coated Wood Mulch (P3 Award)

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

Development of a field-usable rapid detection test for Ranavirus

Monsen, Kristen 4/9/2018 - 4/8/2019 $3,000 
Goodey, N.; Hazard, L.

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

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

Preparing the Effective Elementary Mathematics Teacher

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

CAREER: Research and Education in Gravitational-Wave Science

Favata, Marc 1/1/2017 - 1/1/2022 $400,000 

DNA repair under extreme conditions

Gindt, Yvonne 9/1/2017 - 8/31/2021 $137,400 
Temple

CAREER: Geographic Suitability, Socioeconomic Uncertainty, and Environmental Consequences: Exploring Place-based Opportunities for Bioenergy Sustainability - Year 1

Lal, Pankaj 8/1/2016 - 7/31/2021 $69,845 

CAREER: Geographic Suitability, Socioeconomic Uncertainty, and Environmental Consequences: Exploring Place-based Opportunities for Bioenergy Sustainability - Year 2

Lal, Pankaj 8/8/2016 - 7/31/2021 $123,058 

CAREER: Exploring Place-Based Opportunities for Bioenergy Sustainability

Lal, Pankaj 9/15/2016 - 7/31/2021 $97,542 

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

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

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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

Rotella, David 8/1/2017 - 7/31/2020 $772,689 
Rutgers Siekierka, J.

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

Leberknight, Chris 8/15/2017 - 7/31/2020 $500,849 
Feldman, A.

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.

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

Gao, Jinshan 6/1/2017 - 5/31/2020 $279,000 

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.

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

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

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

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

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

Robila, Stefan 9/15/2016 - 8/31/2019 $497,057 
Du, C.; Trubatch D.

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 

Coastal Processes and Human Response to Shoreline Change

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

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

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

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

Montclair State University Noyce Teacher Scholarship Program

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

Upward Bound - Year 6 (Continuation)

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

Geodatabase Proposal

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

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 

Collaborative Research: Improved Vehicle Autonomy in Geophysical Flows

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

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 

Past Awards

62 Awards
4816933 In completed awards

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

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

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 - 1/31/2018 $70,000 
NJ Sea Grant Consortium

Stopping Trash Where It Starts

Wu, Meiyin 2/23/2017 - 1/31/2018 $54,015 
Hudson River Foundation

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.

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 
Manhattan College Sarkar, D.; Punamiya, P.

Developing a Wetland Baseline at the Watershed Scale - Year 1

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

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.

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

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

Upward Bound - Year 5

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

The DYME project: Developing Students' Thinking of Dynamic Measurement

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

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 - 7/31/2017 $12,346 
NJIT

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

Forgoston, Eric 7/15/2014 - 6/30/2017 $299,987 

Garden State LSAMP - Year 8

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

Assessing the Biological control of Sea Nettles (Chrysaora quinquecirrha) by Nudibranchs

Bologna, Paul 5/1/2016 - 5/31/2017 $56,791 

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

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

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 
Rutgers University Zheng, L. (Student)

DNA Repair Under Extreme Conditions - Year 4

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

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

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

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

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 

Forest and Shrub Mapping with MISR - Supplement

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

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

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

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

Approaches to Mitigation of Landfill Leachate-Induced UV Transmittance Impacts

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

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 
NJ Sea Grant Consortium Deng, Y.

Upward Bound - Year 4

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

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 

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 2

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

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.

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

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

Establishing a Crossing Assessment Program in New Jersey

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

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

Enumerative extremal problems - Year 1

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

Environmental Correlates of Ranavirus Disease Distribution in New Jersey

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

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 
NJ Water Resources Research Institute/Rutgers University Shell, R. (Student)

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 
NJ Water Resources Research Institute/Rutgers University Sarkar, D.; Panja, S. (Student)

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

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

Interfacially activated aggregation of alpha-synuclein - Year 1

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

DNA Repair Under Extreme Conditions - Year 3

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

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 

Discovery and Optimization of Botulinum Toxin A Protease Inhibitors - Supplement

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

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 

2015 ASBMB Undergraduate Research Award

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

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

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

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 

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 
NJ Sea Grant Consortium Deng, Y.

Upward Bound - Year 3

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

Understanding the Dynamics of Stochastic Disease Spread in Metapopulations - Supplement

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

Child Growth Curve Modeling

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

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 

LSAMP The Garden State Alliance for Minority Participation - Supplement

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

Garden State LSAMP Phase II - Year 1

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

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.

Passaic River Basin EcoExplorers Program for Paterson middle school students

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

Lake Hopatcong Foundation Study

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