October 2019

During the month of October 2019, faculty and staff at the University of Oregon received 38 new awards totaling more than $7.7 million in support of research activities.*

For more information about awards to the UO, please see our monthly award reports.

September New Awards

Last Name First Name Project Department Source Length of Award (years) Total Budget
Amos Adell Promoting Public Trust Principles Through State Water Law 228000 Law, School of NorthLight Foundation, Inc.( NorthLight Foundation, Inc.) 1 $24,885
Childs Hank ECP ALPINE 223400 Computer & Information Science, Department of U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)( U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) 4 $755,471
Childs Hank ECP VTK-m transfer 223400 Computer & Information Science, Department of Prime Contract Number DE-AC05-00OR22725( U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)) 4 $280,641
Connolly Thomas Archaeological Monitoring, Tiller-Trail Highway Culvert Project, Douglas County 266300 MNCH/OSMA Research Ops Triptych Construction LLC 1 $1,742
Connolly Thomas Archaeological Survey of the Amacher County Park, Parking Lot Enhancement Project 266300 MNCH/OSMA Research Ops Douglas County, OR 1 $25,000
Cresko Bill Nanoscale X-ray Microscope?To support scientific research[Adding advanced X-ray microscopy capacity to CAMCOR] 110400 Knight Campus M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust( University of Oregon Foundation) 1 $537,500
DeVigal Andrew Department of Corrections Anti-Drug Smuggling Videos 227000 Journalism & Communicatn, School of U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)( Oregon Health Authority) 1 $46,470
DuBrow Sarah NARSAD: Latent cause inference as an underlying mechanism for positive symptoms in psychosis 223520 CAS Psychology - Psychology, Dept. of Brain and Behavior Research Foundation 2 $69,624
Duran Lillian Innovative Leadership Education Advancing Diversity (I LEAD) 226974 Ed ECS Educ and Community Supports U.S. Department of Education (USDE) 5 $1,250,000
Fisher Philip Six Bricks Technical Assistance 223527 CAS Psych/Ctr Translation Neurosci The LEGO Foundation 1 $100,000
Frey Raymond LIGO Operations: R. Schofield 632200 Rsch Ctr High Energy Physics National Science Foundation( California Institute of Technology) 1 $103,636
Galloway Aaron Assemblage-wide effects of ocean acidification and ocean warming on ecologically important macroalgal-associated crustaceans in Antarctica. 630952 Rsch OIMB Research National Science Foundation( University of Alabama at Birmingham) 1 $16,080
Glang Ann Injury Health-Related Equity Across the Lifespan (HEAL) 223529 Ctr Brain Injury Rsrch & Training U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)( University of Washington) 3 $25,440
Guldberg Bob Support of the Medical Technology Enterprise Consortium (MTEC) Research, Development, Production, andCommercialization Efforts dated September 27, 2016 (?Program?), and the MTEC Research Project Award Number 001, Development ofUniversal Media fo 110400 Knight Campus U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)( RegenMed Development Organization (ReMDO)) 2 $600,000
Hanes Jeff Oregon-Vietnam-Japan Collaboration and Exchange Project 264050 DGE Ctr for Asian & Pacific Stds Japan Foundation( University of Oregon Foundation) 1 $97,836
Huber-Stearns Heidi Partnership Performance Measures to Inform Shared Stewardship 630700 Sustainable Environment, Institute for a U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)( Wallowa Resources) 1 $18,512
Huck Kevin Phylanx Engine Enhancement and Visualizations Development 641240 Rsch OACISS U.S. Department of Defense (DOD)( Booz Allen Hamilton) 1 $66,900
Kentros Cliff Linking Plasticity of Hippocampal Representation across the Single Neuron and Circuit Levels 631200 Rsch Institute of Neuroscience National Institutes of Health (NIH)( New York University) 5 $561,620
Larco Nico Pilot mapping project 631512 Prov Sustainable Cities Init New Urban Mobility Alliance( World Resource Institute) 1 $78,700
Leve Leslie Paths 2 the Future for Girls [Year 3 Funding] 226620 Ed DESTNY Disability, EI, SSET U.S. Department of Education (USDE)( University of California) 1 $507,681
Li Jun DRAWBRIDGE Configuration and Deployment in Operational environments 632700 Rsch Ctr for Cyber Security&Privacy U.S. Department of Homeland Security 1 $78,425
Littlejohn Krystale Changemakers in Family Planning Award 222585 CAS Sociology Operations Society of Family Planning 2 $57,058
McCormick David Peripheral nerve stimulation enhanced cortical plasticity and learning in mice 631200 Rsch Institute of Neuroscience Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)( University of Wisconsin System) 1 $343,063
Meacham James Phase 13: Cartographic Visualization Support of Wyoming Migration Initiative Research and Outreach 222552 CAS Geography Operations Knobloch Family Foundation( University of Wyoming) 1 $46,000
Melendez Jose Translating Across Disciplines: Urban/Community Planning and Learning Sciences 631500 DSGN Policy Research and Engagement, Institute for International Society of the Learning Sciences (ISLS) 1 $5,000
Muenchinger Kiersten unPARALLELED Oregon Product Design: workshops for underserved high school youth [JYT 2019] 221575 DSGN Product Design Program Juan Young Trust( University of Oregon Foundation) 1 $5,000
Nelson Nancy Reach Every Reader Assessment 632600 Ed Ctr on Teaching & Learning Harvard University( Florida State University) 1 $40,230
Norris Boyana Code Quality Research Continuation 2019 223400 CAS CIS Computer & Information Sci U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 1 $569,975
Opp-Beckman Leslie FSME Turkey - Development Only 222160 American English Institute U.S. Department of State (DOS)( FHI 360) 1 $10,208
Peters Ellen Multiple numeric competencies in judgments and decisions[NSF transfer from Ohio State University] 227000 Journalism and Communication, School of National Science Foundation 1 $93,650
Rockcastle Siobhan TCORE Visual Comfort Study 221517 DSGN Energy Studies Building Lab ZGF Architects LLP 1 $26,000
Seeley John Youth Suicide Prevention 2019-2021 226620 Ed DESTNY Disability Oregon Health Authority 2 $400,000
Steiner Bethany Capacity Building for Neighborhood Associations 631500 DSGN Policy Research and Engagement, Institute for City of Eugene 1 $6,000
Strom David FY20 WBS 3.6 TDAQ Subsystem - Winklmeier/Sinev 632200 Rsch Ctr High Energy Physics U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 1 $149,835
Thomas Amanda High-resolution imaging of slow earthquake source processes resulting from the Cholame Dense Array Experiment 223470 CAS Earth Sciences Operations U.S.-Israel Binational Science Foundation 2 $60,000
Umansky Ilana Alaska?s American Indian and Alaska Native English Learner Students 632610 Rsch CTL Admin & Finance Ops U.S. Department of Education (USDE)( Education Northwest) 1 $71,307
Westerfield Monte Baylor (U54) Center for Personalized Expression and Functional Gene Analysis in Drosophila and Zebrafish (Year 5)[ATP13A3] 631200 Neuroscience, Institute of National Institutes of Health (NIH)( Baylor College of Medicine) 1 $150,000
Westerfield Monte Baylor (U54) Center for Personalized Expression and Functional Gene Analysis in Drosophila and Zebrafish (phase II) 631200 Rsch Institute of Neuroscience National Institutes of Health (NIH)( Baylor College of Medicine) 1 $516,249

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