Proposal Stimulus Program

FY2014 PSP Award Recipients

Level 1

  • Lead PI: Chang-Dong Yeo, Whitacre College of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)
    Title: Integrated Research on Thermo-Magneto-Mechanical Contact Performance of Ferromagnetic Films
    Agency: National Science Foundation

Level 2

  • Lead PI: Robert Bradley, College of Arts & Sciences (Biological Sciences)
    Title: Genes and Transcriptomes: Predicting Speciation in Mammals
    Agency: National Science Foundation
  • Lead PI: Jorge Salazar-Bravo, College of Arts & Sciences (Biological Sciences)
    Title: Testing hypotheses of diversification in the High Andean Plateau
    Agency: National Science Foundation
  • Lead PI: Zhen Cong, College of Human Sciences (Human Development and Family Studies)
    Co PI(s): Ali Nejat and Daan Liang, Whitacre College of Engineering (Construction Engineering and Engineering Technology)
    Title: The elderly's psychological well-being in disasters: An agent-based approach
    Agency: National Institute on Aging
  • Lead PI: Jaime Cooper, College of Human Sciences (Nutritional Sciences)
    Title: Effects of a PUFA-rich diet on high saturated fat meal responses
    Agency: American Heart Association
  • Lead PI: Zhaomin He, Whitacre College of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)
    Title: Fully elastic annuloplasty based on mitral annulus mechanics
    Agency: National Institutes of Health
  • Lead PI: Raj Khare, Whitacre College of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)
    Co PI(s): Micah Green, Whitacre College of Engineering (Chemical Engineering)
    Title: Molecular Origins of Thermo-Mechanical Property Changes in Polymer Stabilized Graphene/Epoxy Nanocomposites
    Agency: National Science Foundation
  • Lead PI: Paul Pare, College of Arts and Sciences (Chemistry and Biochemistry)
    Co PI(s): Yehia Mechref, College of Arts and Sciences (Chemistry and Biochemistry)
    Title: A Proteo-Metabolomic Identification of Small Molecule Regulators from Plant Metabolic and Signaling Pathways
    Agency: National Science Foundation
  • Lead PI: Chad Paton, College of Human Sciences (Nutrition, Hospitality, and Retailing)
    Title: Effects of linoleic acid on skeletal muscle PPAR-delta transcriptional activity
    Agency: National Institutes of Health
  • Lead PI: Kamaleshwar Singh, College of Arts and Sciences (Environmental Toxicology)
    Co PI(s): Weimin Gao, College of Arts and Sciences (Environmental Toxicology)
    Title: Reactive Oxygen Species-Mediated Epigenetic Silencing of MLH1 and Susceptibility to Prostate Cancer
    Agency: Department of Defense
  • Lead PI: Sherin Wang, Whitacre College of Engineering (Industrial and Mechanical Engineering)
    Co PI(s): Jingjing Qiu, Whitacre College of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)
    Title: Highly Thermally-Conductive and Electrically-Insulating Composites
    Agency: National Science Foundation
  • Lead PI: James Yang, Whitacre College of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)
    Co PI(s): Patricia DeLucia, College of Arts and Sciences (Psychology)
    Title: Collaborative Research: Reliability-Based Standing Posture Prediction for Mitigation of Nurse Low Back Injury under Uncertainty
    Agency: National Science Foundation


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