Faculty grant awardees

Department Faculty name Effective date Expiration date Period amount Sponsor name Title
Biomedical Engineering Bir, Cynthia A. 1/1/2020 9/4/2020 260,146 University of Southern California - USC United States Body Armor Fit and Coverage Compating Terrorism Technical Support Office Task PP-IP-4206
Biomedical Engineering Cavanaugh, John M. 10/1/2018 9/29/2020 250,000 Johns Hopkins University - JHU Warrior Injury Assessment Manikin (WIAMan) Biomechanics Product Team (BIO PT)
Biomedical Engineering Zhang, Liying 1/1/2018 12/31/2022 30,000 Global Human Body Models Consortium - GHBMC Phase III Enhancements of the GHBMC 50th Percentile Male and 5th Percentile Female Occupant Models in the Body Region Level Head
Chemical Engineering Cao, Zhiqiang 7/1/2018 6/30/2021 120,652 National Science Foundation - NSF Development of Ultra low CMC Micelle for Drug Delivery
Chemical Engineering Cao, Zhiqiang 9/25/2019 5/31/2023 425,111 National Institute of Diabetes  Digestive & Kidney Dis. - NIDDK A Novel Oral Insulin Enabling Safe and Efficient Gastrointestinal Transport and Absorption
Chemical Engineering Durand, Helen Elaine 1/1/2019 12/31/2020 160,00 National Science Foundation - NSF EAGER Real Time Automated Control Assisted Data Based Model Development for Real Time Feedback Control
Chemical Engineering Durand, Helen Elaine 5/1/2020 4/30/2021 5,000 University of Michigan - U of M Neural Network based Model Predictive Control of Residual Stress in Powder Bed Fusion
Chemical Engineering Harris, Carolyn Anne 6/15/2016 5/31/2021 474,352 National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke - NINDS Investigating the Cellular Mechanisms Leading to Repetitive Shunt Failure in the Treatment of Pediatric Hydrocephalus
Chemical Engineering Harris, Carolyn Anne 7/14/2020 2/28/2021 133,033 Integra Collaboration Round 1 with Integra: Testing Endexo Coating
Chemical Engineering Huang, Yinlun 9/1/2020 8/31/2022 219,998 National Science Foundation - NSF EAGER: Fundamental Study on Multistage Sustainability Assessment and Decision Making for Shaping Technology Innovations
Chemical Engineering Nikolla, Eranda 6/6/2019 9/30/2021 122,983 Battelle Energy Alliance, LLC Advanced Oxides for Ethylene Production
Chemical Engineering Nikolla, Eranda 3/15/2020 3/14/2021 25,000 U.S. Department of Energy - DOE International Congress on Catalysis (ICC) Travel Award
Chemical Engineering Nikolla, Eranda 8/15/2020 8/14/2023 174,418 U.S. Department of Energy - DOE Tuning Catalytically Active Single Sites in Non-stoichiometric, Mixed Metal Oxides for Oxygen Electrocatalysis
Civil Engineering Huang, Yaoxian 5/1/2020 4/30/2021 5,000 Michigan Space Grant Consortium Timeseries of column density of nitrogen dioxide and methane over Detroit using OMI and TROPOMI satellite observations
Civil Engineering Lavrenz, Steven M 6/1/2020 12/31/2020 10,000 Institute of Transportation Engineers RSP Refresher Course for Saudi Arabia Transportation Professionals
Civil Engineering Lavrenz, Steven M 1/1/2020 12/31/2022 20,746 Texas Transportation Institute Safety Enhancements at Short-Storage-Space Railroad Crossings
Civil Engineering Miller, Carol Jean 5/1/2020 4/30/2021 70,000 University of Michigan - U of M Biodiversity and ecosystem services of water mites from the Laurentian Great Lakes
Civil Engineering Remias, Stephen Matthew 4/18/2019 6/30/2020 59,241 National Renewable Energy Laboratory Scalable and Automated Signal Performance Measures Using Ubiquitous Floating Car Trajectory Data
Computer Science Arslanturk, Suzan 8/1/2020 7/31/2022 174,987 National Science Foundation - NSF CRII: III: Learning to Integrate Heterogeneous Data from DisparateSources for Disease Subtyping
Computer Science Shi, Weisong 7/1/2020 6/30/2021 150,000 National Science Foundation - NSF RAPID: CORPUS: An Edge Intelligence-Assisted Multi-Granularity COVID-19 Risk Predication and Update System
Computer Science Zhu, Dongxiao 6/8/2020 6/8/2021 35,330 Henry Ford Health Systems - HFHS Quantification and Management of Cardiac Motion in Radiation Therapy - GRA Support
Deans Office Engineering Potoff, Jeffrey Joseph 2/15/2020 5/31/2020 8,040 Detroit Area Pre-College and Engineering Program Detroit Area Pre-College Engineering Program Professional Services
Electrical & Computer Engineering Lin, Feng 7/1/2020 6/30/2023 48,556 Applied Intelligence Technology Co, Ltd. Supervisory Control and Diagnosis of Networked Vehicle Systems Using Networked Discrete Event System Theory
Engineering Technology Chen, Wen 3/12/2020 4/30/2020 18,000 Magna Seating Systems Engineering Development and Integration of Software and Hardware for Embedded Control Systems
Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Aguwa, Celestine Chukwuemek 5/8/2020 4/30/2021 9,000 Henry Ford Health Systems - HFHS Performance Evaluation of Hospital Emergency Departments During a Medical Surge
Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Liu, Yanchao 5/1/2020 10/31/2020 50,000 National Science Foundation - NSF Optimization-driven high-density air traffic management software for large-scale drone operations
Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Liu, Yanchao 7/1/2020 6/30/2025 500,000 National Science Foundation - NSF CAREER:Toward Establishing An Integrative Resource Optimization Framework for Large-scale Drone Delivery Systems
Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Rickli, Jeremy L. 4/15/2020 3/23/2023 398,210 National Science Foundation - NSF REU Site: Summer Academy in Sustainable Manufacturing
Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering Venkatachalam, Saravanan 1/2/2019 12/31/2020 85,449 University of Michigan - U of M Novel Data-Driven Algorithms for Autonomous Vehicle Path Planning Problems with Uncertain Data Parameters
Mechanical Engineering Arava, Leela Mohana Reddy 11/1/2014 6/30/2021 180,000 The University of Texas at Austin Batch Mode Fabrication and Assembly of High Temperature Microbatteries