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Grants and Awards

Active Grants

  • 40 Awards
  • $17,763,328 in active funding

Large-scale CoPe: Megalopolitan Coastal Transformation Hub (MACH): Improving the Understanding and Governance of Co-Evolving Hazards, Development, and Coastal Processes

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge
Duration
8/1/2021 – 7/31/2026
Amount
$998,770
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Rutgers University

Process Intensification-enabled Activated Ferrate(VI) Treatment (AFT) Systems for Resilient Agricultural Water Reuse

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Duration
1/1/2022 – 12/31/2025
Amount
$750,000
Sponsor
US Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Increasing Access to Graduate Degrees, Professional Development, and Research Experiences: Pathways to Achievement in Chemical Industries

Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Primary Investigator
Nina Goodey
Duration
1/1/2021 – 12/31/2025
Amount
$1,000,000
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
Siekierka, J.; O’Neil, G.; Rotella, D., Schneemeyer L.

Catalytic Reactions with Rongalite – Sustainable Approaches to Diverse Sulfonyl Derivatives

Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Primary Investigator
Bebbington, Magnus
Duration
1/1/2022 – 8/31/2025
Amount
$70,000
Sponsor
ACS

Partnered Internships: Including Families, Faculty, and Industry in STEM Education to Improve Success in STEM Career Pathways

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Tuininga, Amy
Duration
6/1/2020 – 5/31/2025
Amount
$1,238,389
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
Billings L.; Besen-Cassino Y.; Goodey N.

Pharmacologic Inhibition of PDE11A for treatment of memory disorders

Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Primary Investigator
Rotella, David
Duration
9/15/2020 – 4/30/2025
Amount
$3,550,000
Sponsor
NIH
Co-Pi
Kelly M., University of South Carolina; Hoffman C., Boston College

CAREER: Engineering Light Addressable Electrochemical Sensors for Imaging Chemical Neurotransmission

Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Primary Investigator
O’Neil, Glen
Duration
3/1/2020 – 2/28/2025
Amount
$401,491
Sponsor
NSF

Collaborative Research: Leveraging Fluid-Structure Interactions for Efficient Control in Geophysical Flows

Department
Applied Mathematics & Statistics
Primary Investigator
Forgoston, Eric
Duration
11/1/2021 – 10/31/2024
Amount
$199,934
Sponsor
NSF

MRI: Acquisition of a Multimodal Collaborative Robot System (MCROS) to Support Cross-Disciplinary Human-Centered Research and Education at Montclair State University

Department
Computer Science
Primary Investigator
Wang, Weititan
Duration
10/1/2021 – 9/30/2024
Amount
$289,737
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
Zhu, M.; Tuininga, A.

Collaborative Research: Probing Causal Links Among Volcanism, Dust, and Carbon Burial in the Permian – a Harbinger of the Future?

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Cui, Ying
Duration
9/1/2021 – 8/31/2024
Amount
$62,230
Sponsor
NSF

Collaborative Research: Linking Marine and Terrestrial Sedimentary Evidence for Plio-pleistocene Variability of Weddell Embayment and Antarctic Peninsula Glaciation

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Brachfeld, Stefanie
Duration
9/1/2021 – 8/31/2024
Amount
$191,890
Sponsor
NSF

MCA: A Meta-analytic approach to resolving mechanisms of plant-soil-herbivore interactions

Department
Biology
Primary Investigator
Krumins, Jennifer
Duration
8/15/2021 – 7/31/2024
Amount
$241,421
Sponsor
NSF

MRI: Acquisition of a High-Resolution Accurate-Mass Orbitrap LC-MS System at Montclair State University

Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Primary Investigator
Gao, Jinshan
Duration
8/1/2021 – 7/31/2024
Amount
$449,969
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
Goodey, N.; Wu, M.; Deng, Y.; Rotella, D.

Pathfinder: Low-loss 2 UM Faraday Isolators for 3G Detectors

Department
Physics
Primary Investigator
Martin, Rodica
Duration
8/1/2021 – 7/31/2024
Amount
$180,000
Sponsor
NSF

West Antarctic Ice-sheet Change and Paleoceanography in the Amundsen Sea Across the Pliocene Climatic Optimum

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Passchier, Sandra
Duration
8/15/2021 – 7/31/2024
Amount
$410,572
Sponsor
NSF

RUI: Development of Fluorescent Free-Radical Tags for N-Glycan Quantitation and Characterization using UPLC-MS/MS

Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Primary Investigator
Gao, Jinshan
Duration
6/1/2021 – 5/31/2024
Amount
$315,000
Sponsor
NSF

RUI: WoU-MMA: Multi-Messenger Astronomy and Astrophysics with Gravitational-Wave Data

Department
Physics
Primary Investigator
Ghosh, Shaon
Duration
6/15/2021 – 5/31/2024
Amount
$150,000
Sponsor
NSF

REU SITE: Enhancing Undergraduate Research Experiences in Cybersecurity and Privacy-Enhanced Technologies

Department
Computer Science
Primary Investigator
Bharath Samanthula
Duration
3/15/2021 – 2/29/2024
Amount
$395,470
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
Dong, B.

ERI: High-performance Human-robot Collaborative Manufacturing Enabled by Integrated Multimodal Teaching, Learning, Prediction and Interaction

Department
Computer Science
Primary Investigator
Wang, Weitian
Duration
2/1/2022 – 1/31/2024
Amount
$200,000
Sponsor
NSF

MRI: Acquisition of a High-Performance GPU Cluster for Research and Education

Department
Computer Science
Primary Investigator
Wang, Jaiyin
Duration
10/1/2020 – 9/30/2023
Amount
$300,079
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
Du, C.; Trubatch, A.D.

Developing STEM Literacy and Career Paths through Inclusive Team Internships

Department
Chemistry & Biochemistry
Primary Investigator
Goodey, Nina
Duration
9/1/2020 – 8/31/2023
Amount
$600,000
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
Tuininga, A.; Emery E.

IRES Track 1: US-Japan study of novel genetic elements regulating seasonal behavior of medaka fish.

Department
Biology
Primary Investigator
Molina, Carlos
Duration
9/1/2020 – 8/31/2023
Amount
$300,000
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
Munakata, M.

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

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

Collaborative Research: Quantifying the carbon emission and sequestration rate after a large CO2 pulse from the Siberian Traps volcanism

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Cui, Ying
Duration
8/15/2020 – 7/31/2023
Amount
$321,205
Sponsor
NSF

CRII: CPS: A Bi-Trust Framework for Collaboration-Quality Improvement in Human-Robot Collaborative Contexts

Department
Computer Science
Primary Investigator
Wang, Weitian
Duration
7/15/2021 – 6/30/2023
Amount
$173,490
Sponsor
NSF

A new high-resolution stratigraphic record of the Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum in the Eastern Tethys

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Cui, Ying
Duration
7/15/2020 – 6/30/2023
Amount
$120,807
Sponsor
NSF

Building a Teacher Knowledge Base for the Implementation of High-quality Instructional Resources Through the Collaborative Investigation of Video Cases

Department
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Murray, Eileen
Duration
7/1/2019 – 6/30/2023
Amount
$532,225
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
DiNapoli, J.

Acquisition of a Triple Quadrupole LC/MS System for Enabling Education and Research Training in Safe Water for Food Production at MSU

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Duration
6/15/2020 – 6/14/2023
Amount
$149,239
Sponsor
USDA/NIFA

Downstream Fate and Transport of Cyanobacteria and Cyanotoxins in the Raritan River Basin, New Jersey

Department
Biology
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
8/1/2020 – 9/30/2022
Amount
$145,000
Sponsor
NJ Water Supply Authority (WSA)

Optimizing Green Infrastructure and Low Impact Developments to Mitigate Runoff and Pollution Impacts on Freshwater Systems

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Deng, Yang
Duration
9/1/2021 – 8/31/2022
Amount
$51,856
Sponsor
NOAA
Co-Sponsor
NJ Sea Grant Consortium

Problems related to the enumeration of independent sets in graphs

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

Connecting Habitat Across New Jersey (CHANJ) Assessments

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

RUI: Stochastic Interactions: Understanding Invasion and Extinction in Ecological Systems

Department
Applied Mathematics & Statistics
Primary Investigator
Forgoston, Eric
Duration
7/1/2019 – 6/30/2022
Amount
$166,039
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Pi
Billings, L.

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

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Cui, Ying
Duration
6/1/2021 – 5/31/2022
Amount
$20,786
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Columbia University

CAREER: Research and Education in Gravitational-Wave Science

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

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

Department
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

Department
Biology
Primary Investigator
Molina, Carlos
Duration
5/1/2018 – 4/30/2022
Amount
$321,219
Sponsor
National Institutes of Health/National Institute Of General Medical Sciences

Collaborative Research: Elucidating the Role of Titanomagnetite in Vesiculation of Silicic Magmas

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Brachfeld, Stefanie
Duration
4/1/2019 – 3/31/2022
Amount
$113,225
Sponsor
NSF

Preparing the Effective Elementary Mathematics Teacher

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

Collaborative Research: Elucidating the Role of Titanomagnetite in Vesiculation of Silicic Magmas

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Brachfeld, Stefanie
Duration
4/1/2019 – 3/31/2022
Amount
$113,225
Sponsor
NSF

Workshop on Natural Language Processing for Internet Freedom

Department
Computer Science
Primary Investigator
Feldman, Anna
Duration
4/1/2018 – 3/31/2022
Amount
$15,760
Sponsor
NSF

Past Awards (Last Five Years)

  • 65 Awards
  • $18,317,371 in funding

DNA repair under extreme conditions

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

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

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

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

Department
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Vaidya, Ashuwin
Duration
8/1/2018 – 7/31/2021
Amount
$117,404
Sponsor
NSF

CAREER: Exploring Place-Based Opportunities for Bioenergy Sustainability

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

Collaborative Research: From Surface Dynamics to Strata: Quantifying the Signals of Surface Processes in Space and Time

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lorenzo Trueba, Jorge
Duration
7/15/2019 – 6/30/2021
Amount
$63,927
Sponsor
NSF

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

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

Green Teams: Creating a Process for Sustainable Technology Product Development

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

Coalition for Growing a Diverse Workforce to Develop and Commercialize the Next Generation of Space-Based Technologies

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Tuininga, Amy
Duration
8/25/2020 – 12/24/2020
Amount
$7,500
Sponsor
NASA
Co-Sponsor
New Mexico State University

Investigation of Substrate Specificity, Mechanism, and Inhibition of IGPS

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

Prospective Elementary Teachers Making for Mathematical Learning

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

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

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

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

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

Revisiting the Musconetcong River after Ten Years

Department
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

Assimilating Computational and Mathematical Thinking into Earth and Environmental Science

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Statistical analysis of QTVI data during sleep

Department
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Ivanescu, Andrada
Duration
7/1/2019 – 6/30/2020
Amount
$30,000
Sponsor
Johns Hopkins University

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Brachfeld, Stefanie
Duration
4/1/2019 – 5/30/2020
Amount
$61,746
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
Columbia University

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

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

Stopping Trash Where It Starts

Department
Biology
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
7/1/2018 – 12/31/2019
Amount
$9,000
Sponsor
EPA
Co-Sponsor
Hudson River Foundation

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

SBIR Phase II: Meaningful Sketching and Meaningful Struggle in STEM Education

Department
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
DiNapoli, Joseph
Duration
9/1/2018 – 8/31/2019
Amount
$36,526
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
eGrove Education, Inc

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

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

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

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

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

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

Child growth curve dynamic modeling

Department
Mathematics
Primary Investigator
Ivanescu, Andrada
Duration
7/1/2019 – 7/31/2019
Amount
$10,108
Sponsor
GATES Foundation
Co-Sponsor
John’s Hopkins University

Study on the Concentrations and Sources of the Cyanotoxins BMAA, DAB and AEG in the Raw and Finished Water in New Jersey, US and Taiwan

Department
Biology
Primary Investigator
Wu, Meiyin
Duration
1/1/2019 – 7/31/2019
Amount
$4,302
Sponsor
Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan
Co-Sponsor
National Cheng Kung University

Gravitational-wave science for 3rd-generation detectors

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

The Clean Energy and Sustainability Analytics Center (CESAC): To Advance Research on the Sustainable Clean-Energy Economy

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Lal, Pankaj
Duration
8/1/2018 – 7/31/2019
Amount
$199,965
Sponsor
NJ Board of Public Utilities
Co-Pi
Birur, D.

Development of new high-resolution pCO2 records for quantifying Earth system climate sensitivity

Department
Earth & Environmental Studies
Primary Investigator
Cui, Ying
Duration
3/15/2019 – 6/30/2019
Amount
$40,533
Sponsor
NSF
Co-Sponsor
University of Louisiana at Lafayette

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

Department
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

Garden State LSAMP Phase II – Year 5

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

Jersey City Greenhouse Gas Inventory

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

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

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

Rapid, DNA-based test for ranavirus detection

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

Development of a field-usable rapid detection test for Ranavirus

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Assessing the water quality of the Musconetcong River

Department
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

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

Department
Earth & 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 & Economies in an Era of Climate Change: A Balanced Approach to Protecting People, Property and Nature in Historic Greenwich Township, NJ

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

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

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

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

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

Upward Bound – Year 6 (Continuation)

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

Geodatabase Proposal

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

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

Department
Earth & 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

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

Stopping Trash Where It Starts

Department
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

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

Engaged Learning Through Creativity in Mathematicsematics and Science – Year 1

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

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

Department
Computer Science
Primary Investigator
Peng, Jing
Duration
9/15/2016 – 9/14/2017
Amount
$145,170
Sponsor
NAVY

Upward Bound – Year 5

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

Garden State LSAMP Phase II – Year 3

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

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

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