May, 2015 Research Awards

New Awards

Amount Title Agency Principal Investigator
& Co-PIs/Dept.
$10,000 2015 Conference on Science at the Sanford Underground Research Facility

National Science Foundation
PI: Schnee, Richard
$25,000 Pathogenicity Potential of the Bacteria in Selected Locations of the Big Sioux River

East Dakota Water Development District
PI: Kunza, Lisa Co-PI: DeVeaux, Linda 
$59,377 Use of Flow Field Forecasting to Anticipate Events in a Multi-Threat Environment

US Department of Defense - Naval Postgraduate School PI: Caudle, Kyle   Co-PI: Fleming, Patrick

$320,000 Development of Smart Suction Pile Analysis Program

Korea Electric Power Research Institute
PI: Bang, Sangchul
$125,500 Environmentally Sustainable Gasless Delay Compositions For Fuzes

US Department of Defense - Armament Research Development & Engineering Center (Subaward from SAIC, (Science Application International Corporation))
PI: Groven, Lori
$38,128 SDRIC:  The Biochemical Spatiotemporal Network Resource (Bio-SNTR) Center

South Dakota GOED Research and Innovation Center (RIC) (Subaward from South Dakota State University)
PI: Zhengtao, Zhu              Co-PI: Smith, Steve (Math)
$430,000 South Dakota Space Grant Consortium Training Grant 2015-2018

NASA PI: Duke, Edward
$11,340   Multi-scale Hybrid Pre-preg Material, Phase 1

 Nanofiber Separations, LLC PI: Salem, David 
 $92,500 CNAM Membership Projects

Various Members 

 PI: Salem, David

Additional Funding

Amount Title Agency Principal Investigator
& Co-PIs/Dept.
$100,000 Wear Surface and Structural Repair Using Cold Spray

US Department of Defense-US Air Force (Subaward from H F Webster Inc.)
Widener, Christian      Co-PI: Carter, Michael 
$106,099 REU Site: Security Printing and Anti-Counterfeiting Technology
National Science Foundation PI: Crawford, Grant
Co-PI: Kellar, Jon
$250,000 Fluoride-Ion Battery Prototype Development

Waterford Battery Systems Inc
PI: Salem, David
Co-PI's: Hong, Haiping    Zhengtao, Zhu         Brady, Andrew
$14,000 PFI:AIR-TT: Complete Print-Read-Decode Prototype 
National Science Foundation (Subaward from University of South Dakota)
PI: Kellar, Jon

Co-PI's: Cross, William; Wright, Joseph

$14,863  Aquatic Faunal Survey of the Lower Amazon National Science Foundation (Subaward from University of Central Florida)
PI: Anderson, Laurie 

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