Top Sponsored Programs and Awards, January 2017

News for Researchers

February 2, 2017

The following list includes all arts and humanities grants of $10,000 or more and all other grants of $200,000 or more awarded to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln between Oct. 2, 2016, and Jan. 20, 2017, as reported through NUgrant, the university’s electronic research administration system.

Biological Process Development Facility
W. Buchholz
National Strategic Research Institute
Cyber-Bio-Security: Securing the Emerging Domain of Biomanufacturing

W. Buchholz, S. Johnson
Amunix Operating Inc.
Tech Transfer, Scale Up and GMP Production of AMX-168

Buffett Early Childhood Institute/Nebraska Center for Research on Children, Youth, Families and Schools
I. Iruka Thompson, D. Davis
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Early Childhood Plan Evaluation

Bureau of Sociological Research
L. Witt-Swanson, N. Gohring
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
2017 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance Survey and Adult Tobacco Survey

Center on Children, Families and the Law
E. Brank, K. Olson
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Training on Family and Policy Services

Department of Agronomy and Horticulture
G. Graef, D. Hyten Jr.
Ohio State University
Increasing the Rate of Genetic Gain for Yield in Soybean Breeding Programs

P. Baenziger
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Developing the Tools and Germplasm for Hybrid Wheat

P. Grassini
North Central Soybean Research Program
Benchmarking Soybean Production Systems in the North-Central USA

Department of Agronomy and Horticulture/Agricultural Leadership, Education and Communication/Department of Biological Systems Engineering
M. Mamo, J. Keshwani, D. Lambe, D. Lee, G. Matkin, L. Sandall, W. Schacht, C. Speth
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Fostering the Next Generation of Agricultural and Natural Resources Professionals through Experiential Learning in Research, Education and Extension

Department of Animal Science
R. Lewis
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Understanding Parasite Resistance in Organic Livestock and Using a Systems Approach for Control

Department of Anthropology/Center for Digital Research in the Humanities
H. Richards-Rissetto, K. Walter
National Endowment for the Humanities
Keeping Data Alive: Supporting Reuse and Repurposing of 3D Data in the Humanities

Department of Biological Systems Engineering/Department of Agronomy and Horticulture
Y. Ge, S. Pitla, J. Schnable
U.S. Department of Agriculture
PAPM EAGER: Transitioning to the Next Generation Plant Phenotyping Robots

Department of Civil Engineering
L. Rilett
U.S. Department of Transportation
University Transportation Centers Open Competition 2016

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
C. Detweiler, J. Bradley
U.S. Department of Agriculture
At the Water’s Edge: Installation and Optimization of Robotic Sensing Systems

Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences/Dean’s Office, College of Engineering
D. Harwood, J. McManis
Montana State University
Subglacial Antarctic Lakes Scientific Access (SALSA): Integrated Study of Carbon Cycling in Hydrologically active Subglacial Environments

Department of Educational Psychology/Buros Center for Testing
K. Geisinger, A. Albano, T. Chin, M. Kim, C. McCormick
Florida Department of Education
2017-2018 Audit of the Florida State Testing Program

Department of English
K. Price
University of Iowa
Fame and Infamy: Walt Whitman’s Old Age Correspondence

K. Price
National Endowment for the Humanities
Unearthing the “Buried Masterpiece” of American Literature: A Digital Variorum of the 1855 Leaves of Grass

J. Schleck
Indiana University
Beyond East and West: Exchanges and Interactions across the Early Modern World (1400-1800)

Department of Food Science and Technology/Department of Statistics
J. Clarke
University of North Dakota
BDSpokes: SPOKE: MIDWEST: Digital Agriculture – Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Plant Sciences and Education

Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
J. Wang
University of Michigan
Plasticity of High-Strength Multiphase Metallic Composites

B. Terry
National Strategic Research Institute
EnRoute Care Patient Viability Technology Development

J. Huang
Department of Defense
Understanding Grain-Morphology-Dependent Grain Degradation For Improved Stability in Perovskite Solar Cells

Department of Political Science

M. Warburton, T. White
George Mason University
Crowdsourcing Evidence, Argumentation, Thinking and Evaluation

Department of Psychology
M. Johnson, M. Dodd
University of Delaware
RII Track-2 FEC: Neural Networks Underlying the Integration of Knowledge and Perception

Midwest Roadside Safety/Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering
R. Bielenberg, R. Faller, J. Reid, S. Rosenbaugh
Nebraska Department of Roads
Dynamic Testing and Evaluation of a Culvert-Mounted, Strong-Post MGS to TL-3 Guidelines of MASH 2016

Public Policy Center
M. DeKraai, D. Bulling
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
Evaluation of Nebraska’s System of Care Expansion

D. Bulling, M. DeKraai, K. Speck
Nebraska Military Department
Developing Nebraska’s Homeland Security Planning Capacity

Public Policy Center/Center on Children, Families and the Law
N. Shank, J. Chambers, S. Hoffman
Region V Systems
Cooperative Agreement to Benefit Homeless Individuals

School of Natural Resources
B. Fuchs, D. Bathke, M. Svoboda, T. Tadesse
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Drought Information Services for Agriculture Across the United States

Teaching, Learning and Teacher Education
K. Viesca, L. Gatti, A. Johnson, L. Kiramba
Department of Education
International Consortium for Multilingual Excellence in Education

West Central Research and Extension Center/Department of Agronomy and Horticulture/Panhandle Research and Extension Center
S. Stepanovic, A. Adesemoye, H. Blanco, C. Burr, C. Creech, J. Peterson, D. Rudnick, D. Santra, M. Stockton, R. Werle
University of Minnesota
Rotational Benefits and Agronomic Evaluation of Field Peas in Cereal Based Cropping Systems


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