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Top Sponsored Awards, December 2021

News for Researchers

Posted February 3, 2022 by Dan Moser

The following list of awards from public entities includes all arts and humanities grants of $10,000 or more and all other grants of $200,000 or more between Nov. 16 and Dec. 15, 2021, as reported through NUgrant, the university’s electronic research administration system.   

Buros Center for Testing 
M. Oliveri, C. McCormick 
$545,983 
State of Wyoming 
Wyoming Assessment Data Analyst 
 
Biological Process Development Facility 
S. Johnson 
$1,340,906 
University of Sao Paulo 
Process Development, Scale-Up, and GMP Production of Recombinant Plasmodium vivax Circumsporozoite Protein (CSP) from Pichia pastoris 
 
Bureau of Sociological Research 
L. Witt-Swanson, N. Gohring 
$869,208 
Illinois Department of Public Health 
2021 Illinois Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System 
 
Center on Children, Families and the Law 
M. Graef, M. Paul 
$250,000 
Spaulding for Children 
Quality Improvement Center on Engaging Youth 
 
C. Lewis 
$225,000 
Nebraska Department of Education 
NDE Child Find Book Outreach Project 
 
Center for Great Plains Studies 
C. Seger, M. Jacobs 
$177,000 
National Endowment for the Humanities 
Enhancing Access and Preservation at the Great Plains Art Museum 

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 
W. Bao 
$756,713 
National Science Foundation 
CAREER: Towards Room-Temperature Quantum Simulators Enabled by Halide Perovskites 
 
Department of Entomology 
T. Anderson 
$1,432,037 
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation 
Development of an Efficacious Attractive Toxic Sugar Bait Station 
 
Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering 
J. Park 
$506,780 
NSF 
CAREER: Unraveling Predictive Dynamics and Multiscale Linkage in Turbulence for Flow Control 
 
Department of Physics and Astronomy 
K. Bloom 
$51,250,000 
NSF 
U.S. CMS Operations at the Large Hadron Collider 
 
Panhandle Research and Extension Center/Department of Agronomy and Horticulture/Department of Entomology 
C. Creech, J. Bradshaw, A. Easterly, K. Frels, B. Maharjan, M. Stephenson 
$250,000 
University of Minnesota-Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education program 
The Effects of Solid- and Semi-Solid Stemmed Wheat Varieties and Wheat Stem Sawfly Infestation on Wheat Residue Longevity and Soil Water Content 
 
School of Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences/Department of Biochemistry 
J. Reddy, R. Barletta, J. Seravalli, D. Steffen 
$398,306 
Department of Health and Human Services-National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases 
Trained Immunity in the Prevention of Viral Myocarditis and Pancreatitis 


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