Awards: July 2017

During the month of July 2017, faculty and staff at the University of Oregon received more than 23 new awards totaling more than $6.7 million in support of research activities.*

For more information about awards to the UO, please visit our statistics page or review all monthly award reports.

July New Awards

Last Name First Name Project Department Source Length (years) Total Budget
Delancey Scott Doctoral Dissertation Research: Using language documentation and experimental methods to investigate differential A and S marking in Sumi, a language of Nagaland Linguistics NSF 2 18,900
Chen Teresa Effects of working memory and muscle fatigue on dynamic gait balance control in older workers Human Phys Univ of Wash/CDC 6 mon 5,805
Guenza Marina Coarse-Graining of Molecular Liquids in Time and Space Theoretical Science NSF 3 450,000
Sheine Judith Lane County Courthouse Sponsored Studio AAA Lane County 1.5 50,000
Ostrik Victor Tensor categories and applications Math NSF 3 160,500
Ariola Zena SHF: SMALL: Intermediate Languages for Safe and Efficient Compilation CIS NSF 3 449,269
Schlossberg Mark Year 6 NITC UO Student Scholars Program SCI NITC 1.25 45,000
Schlossberg Mark NITC UO Executive Committee Member Year 6 SCI NITC 1.25 25,000
Polishchuk Alexander Moduli of A-infinity structures and related topics Math NSF 3 170,000
Fisher Phil Frontiers of Innovation FY18 Annie E. Casey Foundation (Jul-Dec 2017) PSI Harvard 6 58,788
Wallace Paul Collaborative Research: Determining Magma Storage Depths and Ascent Rates for the Erebus Volcanic Province, Antarctica Using Diffusive Water Loss from Olivine-hosted Melt Inclusion Earth Sciences NSF 2 27,966
de Lorenzo David Quincy Scott Political Cartoons Digitizing and Rehousing Project Libraries Oregon State Library 1 89,340
Hanes Jeff Oregon-Vietnam-Japan Collaboration and Exchange Project Asian & Pacific Stds Japan Foundation 1 90,950
Prell Jim Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Lipid-Protein Interactions and Structural Heterogeneity in the Anthrax Toxin Pore MSI-Chem NIH 2 423,718
Norris Boyana SPX: Collaborative Research: SANDY: Sparsification-based Approach for Analyzing Network Dynamics CIS NSF 3 225,000
Thomas Amanda Collaborative Proposal - PREEVENTS Track 2: Cascadia Scenario Earthquakes: Source, Path, and implications for Earthquake Early Warning Earth Sciences NSF 3 96,471
De Rose Vickie Interactions of Transition Metal Ions with RNA: Structure and Function MSI-Chem NSF 3 477,203
Fisher Phil Translational Science Model Data Management Robin Hood Foundation PSI Robin Hood Foundation 1 110,000
Alverson Charlotte Oregon Youth Transition Program 2017-2019 ED Destiny Oregon DHS 2 999,182
Henney Michele Risk Manager in Residence program (RMIR) 2017-2018 (Funding for Two-day lecture) Lundquist Spencer Foundation 2 days 2,750
Powell Annie Functional Genomics of Lrig1+ Colonic Stem Cells in DSS-Induced Colitis Repair MolBio NIH 2 142,889
Perkins Arden Determining the Molecular Basis for Reactive Oxygen Species Sensing by the Cytosolic Chemoreceptor TlpD from Helicobacter pylori. MolBio NIH 3 177,222
Phillips Patrick Systems variation underlying the genetics of aging IEE NIH 5 2,465,751

*Does not include recurring task orders on existing grants, non-competitive continuations and other types of supplemental funding.