Research Awards, December 2008

COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS
Leatherman, John C.,US Environmental Protection Agency, $80,000, "TWG - Kansas State University BMP Auction."

AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER-HAYS
Martin, Terry J., and Thompson, Carlyle A., Multisponsor, "Crop Culture."

Thompson, Carlyle A., and Martin, Terry J., Multisponsor, $10,000, "Crop Culture."

AGRONOMY
Devlin, Daniel L.,Barden, Charles J. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and DeRouchey, Joel M.(Animal Sciences and Industry), US Department of Agriculture, $51,705, "Heartland Regional Water Coordination Initiative."

Devlin, Daniel L., and Hargrove, William L.(Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), US Environmental Protection Agency, $39,000, "KS WRAPS: Lower Smoky Hill from Kanopolis Dam to Solomon Assessment & Planning (FFY08)."

Fick, Walter H.,Multisponsor, $3,000, "Range and Pasture Brush and Weed Control."

Gordon, Walter B.,Maddux, Larry D., Marsh, Brian H., and Pierzynski, Gary M., Multisponsor, $6,000, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Janssen, Keith A., and Thompson, Curtis R., Multisponsor, "Field Herbicidal Evaluations."

Maddux, Larry D.,Gordon, Walter B., Marsh, Brian H., and Pierzynski, Gary M., Multisponsor, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Marsh, Brian H.,Gordon, Walter B., Maddux, Larry D., and Pierzynski, Gary M., Multisponsor, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Pierzynski, Gary M.,Gordon, Walter B., Maddux, Larry D., and Marsh, Brian H., Multisponsor, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Thompson, Curtis R., and Janssen, Keith A., Multisponsor, $6,000, "Field Herbicidal Evaluations."

ANIMAL SCIENCES AND INDUSTRY
DeRouchey, Joel M.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., Nelssen, Jim L., and Tokach, Michael D., National Pork Board, $15,000, "Development of Alternative Ingredient Booklet."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Barden, Charles J. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Devlin, Daniel L.(Agronomy), US Department of Agriculture, $22,980, "Heartland Regional Water Coordination Initiative."

Drouillard, James S., and Reinhardt, Christopher D., Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health, "Effects of Extended Zilpaterol Hydrochloride Withdrawal on Performance and Carcass Traits in Finishing Beef Heifers."

Drouillard, James S.,Kansas Beef Council, $52,609, "Mucins as Growth Factors that Stimulate Colonization of the Bovine Gastrointestinal Tract by E. coli O157:H7."

Drouillard, James S., and Slough, Teresa L., New Generation Feeds, "Supplementation of Horses with a Thermally-Processed Self-Fed Block Supplement: The Glycemic Effect."

Goodband, Robert D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Nelssen, Jim L., and Tokach, Michael D., National Pork Board, "Development of Alternative Ingredient Booklet."

Hollis, Larry C.,Anderson, Gary A. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Houser, Terry A., Nietfeld, Jerome C. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Tokach, Michael D., National Pork Board, "Incidence and Severity of Arcanobacterium Pyogenes Injection Site Absecesses with Needle or Needle-Free Injection Mthods."

Houser, Terry A.,Anderson, Gary A. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Hollis, Larry C., Nietfeld, Jerome C. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Tokach, Michael D., National Pork Board, $51,000, "Incidence and Severity of Arcanobacterium Pyogenes Injection Site Absecesses with Needle or Needle-Free Injection Mthods."

Nelssen, Jim L.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Tokach, Michael D., National Pork Board, "Development of Alternative Ingredient Booklet."

Reinhardt, Christopher D., and Drouillard, James S., Intervet/Schering-Plough Animal Health, $59,638, "Effects of Extended Zilpaterol Hydrochloride Withdrawal on Performance and Carcass Traits in Finishing Beef Heifers."

Slough, Teresa L., and Drouillard, James S., New Generation Feeds, $10,000, "Supplementation of Horses with a Thermally-Processed Self-Fed Block Supplement: The Glycemic Effect."

Tokach, Michael D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Nelssen, Jim L., National Pork Board, "Development of Alternative Ingredient Booklet."

Tokach, Michael D.,Anderson, Gary A. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Hollis, Larry C., Houser, Terry A., and Nietfeld, Jerome C.(Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), National Pork Board, "Incidence and Severity of Arcanobacterium Pyogenes Injection Site Absecesses with Needle or Needle-Free Injection Mthods."

ENTOMOLOGY
Buschman, Larry L.,Multisponsor, $4,500, "Insecticide Management of Field Crop Insects in Southwestern Kansas."

Cloyd, Raymond A.,Reese, John C., Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., and Wilde, Gerald E., Multisponsor, "Chemical Control of Insect Pests of Corn and Other Field Crops, Small Grain and Forage."

Cloyd, Raymond A.,Carey, Edward E. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Janke, Rhonda R. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), and Williams, Kimberly A.(Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Organic Farming Research Foundation, $827, "Developing Web Resources for Organic Production in High Tunnels."

Reese, John C.,Cloyd, Raymond A., Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., and Wilde, Gerald E., Multisponsor, "Chemical Control of Insect Pests of Corn and Other Field Crops, Small Grain and Forage."

Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J.,Cloyd, Raymond A., Reese, John C., and Wilde, Gerald E., Multisponsor, "Chemical Control of Insect Pests of Corn and Other Field Crops, Small Grain and Forage."

Wilde, Gerald E.,Cloyd, Raymond A., Reese, John C., and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Multisponsor, $1,000, "Chemical Control of Insect Pests of Corn and Other Field Crops, Small Grain and Forage."

GRAIN SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY
Vadlani, Praveen V.,MeadWestvaco Corporation -North Carolina, $56,558, "Innovative Bioprocessing of Lignocellulosic Biomass for High Value Products."

HORTICULTURE, FORESTRY AND RECREATION RESOURCES
Barden, Charles J.,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Devlin, Daniel L.(Agronomy), US Department of Agriculture, $40,215, "Heartland Regional Water Coordination Initiative."

Bremer, Dale J.,Fry, Jack D., Griffin, Jason, and Keeley, Steven J., Multisponsor, "Turfgrass Investigations."

Carey, Edward E.,Cloyd, Raymond A. (Entomology), Janke, Rhonda R., Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), and Williams, Kimberly A., Organic Farming Research Foundation, "Developing Web Resources for Organic Production in High Tunnels."

Fry, Jack D.,Bremer, Dale J., Griffin, Jason, and Keeley, Steven J., Multisponsor, $6,750, "Turfgrass Investigations."

Griffin, Jason,Bremer, Dale J., Fry, Jack D., and Keeley, Steven J., Multisponsor, "Turfgrass Investigations."

Janke, Rhonda R.,Carey, Edward E., Cloyd, Raymond A. (Entomology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), and Williams, Kimberly A., Organic Farming Research Foundation, "Developing Web Resources for Organic Production in High Tunnels."

Keeley, Steven J.,Bremer, Dale J., Fry, Jack D., and Griffin, Jason, Multisponsor, "Turfgrass Investigations."

Williams, Kimberly A.,Carey, Edward E., Cloyd, Raymond A. (Entomology), Janke, Rhonda R., and Kennelly, Megan(Plant Pathology), Organic Farming Research Foundation, $6,617, "Developing Web Resources for Organic Production in High Tunnels."

KS CTR FOR AG RSRCES & THE ENV / KS WATER RSRCE RSRCH INST
Hargrove, William L., and Devlin, Daniel L.(Agronomy), US Environmental Protection Agency, "KS WRAPS: Lower Smoky Hill from Kanopolis Dam to Solomon Assessment & Planning (FFY08)."

PLANT PATHOLOGY
Jardine, Douglas J.,Multisponsor, $180, "Soybean Foliar Fungicide and Seed Treatment Tests."

Kennelly, Megan,Carey, Edward E. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Cloyd, Raymond A. (Entomology), Janke, Rhonda R. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Williams, Kimberly A.(Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Organic Farming Research Foundation, $827, "Developing Web Resources for Organic Production in High Tunnels."

Little, Christopher R.,United Soybean Board, $60,000, "Charcoal Rot Cultivar Evaluation Using Adapted and Exotic Sources of Resistance."

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

BIOCHEMISTRY
Kanost, Michael R.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $272,655, "Proteinase Systems in Insect Hemolymph."

BIOLOGY
Asano, Katsura,US Department of Health and Human Services, $249,660, "Studies on Start Codon Selection by Eukaryotic Ribosomes."

Blair, John M.,National Science Foundation, $820,000, "Konza Prairie LTER VI: Grassland Dynamics and Long-Term Trajectories of Change."

Chapes, Stephen K.,American Heart Assocation, Midwest Affiliate, $71,500, "Understanding Adipocyte-Macrophage Interactions."

Dodds, Walter K.,Missouri Department of Conservation, $72,604, "Ecological Integrity of Prairie Streams as Influenced by Patchburn Grazing and Riparian Protection."

Jeannotte, Richard, and Welti, Ruth, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, "Assessment of Tissue Levels of Hormones (Estradiol, Estrone)."

Spooner, Brian S.,Kansas State University Foundation, $22,300, "Cancer Center Core."

Welti, Ruth, and Jeannotte, Richard, The Breast Cancer Research Foundation, $12,500, "Assessment of Tissue Levels of Hormones (Estradiol, Estrone)."

CHEMISTRY
Higgins, Daniel A., and Li, Jun, Canadian Government, "Biochip Testing."

Li, Jun, and Higgins, Daniel A., Canadian Government, $120,000, "Biochip Testing."

COMMUNICATION STUDIES, THEATRE, AND DANCE
Yagerline, Joyce A.,National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities, $10,000, "Walking with Pearl…Southern Diaries: Dance Residency at Kansas State University."

MATHEMATICS
Crane, Louis,Foundational Questions Institute, $27,454, "New Approach to Quantum Gravity, with Possible Applications to the Origin and Future of Life."

Nguyen, Xuan Hien,National Science Foundation, $22,399, "Construction of Complete Embedded Self-Similar Surfaces under Mean Curvature Flow."

PHYSICS
Bolton, Timothy A.,Horton-Smith, Glenn A., Maravin, Yurii, Ratra, Bharat, and Stanton, Noel R., US Department of Energy, $655,600, "Heavy Quark and Neutrino Physics."

Chang, Zenghu,Cocke, Charles L., and Lei, Shuting(Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), US Department of Defense, $178,133, "Attosecond Optical Technology Based on Recollision and Gating."

Cocke, Charles L.,Chang, Zenghu, and Lei, Shuting(Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), US Department of Defense, "Attosecond Optical Technology Based on Recollision and Gating."

Esry, Brett D.,US Department of Defense, $34,172, "Theoretical Investigation of Ultracold Few- Body Collisions."

Horton-Smith, Glenn A.,Bolton, Timothy A., Maravin, Yurii, Ratra, Bharat, and Stanton, Noel R., US Department of Energy, "Heavy Quark and Neutrino Physics."

Maravin, Yurii,Bolton, Timothy A., Horton-Smith, Glenn A., Ratra, Bharat, and Stanton, Noel R., US Department of Energy, "Heavy Quark and Neutrino Physics."

Ratra, Bharat,Bolton, Timothy A., Horton-Smith, Glenn A., Maravin, Yurii, and Stanton, Noel R., US Department of Energy, "Heavy Quark and Neutrino Physics."

Rebello, Nobel S.,US Department of Education, $72,119, "Scaffolding Students' Use of Multiple Representations for Science Learning."

Stanton, Noel R.,Bolton, Timothy A., Horton-Smith, Glenn A., Maravin, Yurii, and Ratra, Bharat, US Department of Energy, "Heavy Quark and Neutrino Physics."

PSYCHOLOGY
Monaco, Gregory E.,Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), and Scoglio, Caterina M.(Electrical and Computer Engineering), National Science Foundation, $7,205, "GpENI: Great Plains Environment for Network Innovation."

SOCIOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY, AND SOCIAL WORK
Goe, W. Richard,US Department of Agriculture, $91,227, "Latin and Women Owned Businesses as Generators of Amenity Rich Rural Towns in the Midwest and Northern Great Plains States."

Logan, Brad R., and Ritterbush, Lauren W., Kansas State Historical Society, "Manhattan Archeological Survey Project."

Ritterbush, Lauren W., and Logan, Brad R., Kansas State Historical Society, $18,000, "Manhattan Archeological Survey Project."

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

DEAN OF EDUCATION
Havlicek, Barbara J.,Kansas Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom, $128,279, "Kansas Foundation for Agriculture in the Classroom."

Havlicek, Barbara J.,Schools for Quality Education, Inc., $7,000, "Schools for Quality Education."

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING INSTITUTE
Tucker, Jeffrey W.,Case, Scott A. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Jones, Taylor S., Multisponsor, $96,518, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."

CIVIL ENGINEERING
Riding, Kyle,US Department of Transportation, $8,000, "Development of a Rigid Pavement Database for Local Calibration of MEPDG."

COMPUTING AND INFORMATION SCIENCES
Amtoft, Torben,Hatcliff, John M., Ou, Xinming (Simon), and Robby, -, Rockwell Collins, Inc., "A Domain Specific Language for Defining High-Assurance Secure-Network Guards."

Hatcliff, John M.,Amtoft, Torben, Ou, Xinming (Simon), and Robby, -, Rockwell Collins, Inc., $85,000, "A Domain Specific Language for Defining High-Assurance Secure- Network Guards."

Ou, Xinming (Simon),Amtoft, Torben, Hatcliff, John M., and Robby, -, Rockwell Collins, Inc., "A Domain Specific Language for Defining High-Assurance Secure-Network Guards."

Robby, -,Amtoft, Torben, Hatcliff, John M., and Ou, Xinming (Simon), Rockwell Collins, Inc., "A Domain Specific Language for Defining High-Assurance Secure-Network Guards."

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Devore, John J.,Lewis, Christopher L., and Natarajan, Balasubramaniam, US Department of Energy, "Communication and Controls Development."

Gruenbacher, Don M.,Monaco, Gregory E. (Psychology), and Scoglio, Caterina M., National Science Foundation, "GpENI: Great Plains Environment for Network Innovation."

Lewis, Christopher L.,Devore, John J., and Natarajan, Balasubramaniam, US Department of Energy, $77,000, "Communication and Controls Development."

Natarajan, Balasubramaniam,Kansas State University Research Foundation, $15,000, "Pre- Coding for Multiple-Input-Multiple-Output Communication."

Natarajan, Balasubramaniam,Devore, John J., and Lewis, Christopher L., US Department of Energy, "Communication and Controls Development."

Scoglio, Caterina M.,Gruenbacher, Don M., and Monaco, Gregory E.(Psychology), National Science Foundation, $14,627, "GpENI: Great Plains Environment for Network Innovation."

INDUSTRIAL AND MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Case, Scott A.,Jones, Taylor S., and Tucker, Jeffrey W.(Advanced Manufacturing Institute), Multisponsor, $96,518, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."

Lei, Shuting,Chang, Zenghu (Physics), and Cocke, Charles L.(Physics), US Department of Defense, "Attosecond Optical Technology Based on Recollision and Gating."

Pei, Zhijian,Crystal Technology, Inc., $32,500, "Development of Advance Fabrication Process of Lithium Niobate."

KANSAS INDUSTRIAL EXTENSION SERVICES
Carter, David A.,Hamel, Ryan J., Johnson, Barbara L., and Larson, Nancy J., US Environmental Protection Agency, "Kansas Pollution Prevention Programs."

Hamel, Ryan J.,Carter, David A., Johnson, Barbara L., and Larson, Nancy J., US Environmental Protection Agency, "Kansas Pollution Prevention Programs."

Johnson, Barbara L.,Carter, David A., Hamel, Ryan J., and Larson, Nancy J., US Environmental Protection Agency, "Kansas Pollution Prevention Programs."

Larson, Nancy J.,Kansas Health Foundation, $23,332, "Safe Disposal of Unwanted Pharmaceutical Wastes - 2008."

Larson, Nancy J.,Carter, David A., Hamel, Ryan J., and Johnson, Barbara L., US Environmental Protection Agency, $86,575, "Kansas Pollution Prevention Programs."

COLLEGE OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

HUMAN NUTRITION
Chambers IV, Edgar, and Chambers, Delores H., Frito Lay, Inc., $87,144, "Consumer Perception of Products Under Extended Use."

Chambers, Delores H., and Chambers IV, Edgar, Frito Lay, Inc., "Consumer Perception of Products Under Extended Use."

Haub, Mark D.,MGP Ingredients, Inc., $30,830, "Resistant Starch on Insulin Sensitivity in those with Type 2 Diabetes."

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES
DeLuccie, Mary L.,US Department of Agriculture, $635, "Federal Aid in Support of the Child and Adult Care Food Program."

COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Schultz, Bruce D., and Lillich, James D.(Clinical Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $295,650, "Neuroendocrine-modulated Epithelial HCO3-transport."

CLINICAL SCIENCES
Lillich, James D., and Schultz, Bruce D.(Anatomy and Physiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, "Neuroendocrine-modulated Epithelial HCO3-transport."

DEAN OF VETERINARY MEDICAL CENTER
Richardson, Ralph C.,Kansas State University Foundation, $57,810, "Professorships/Chairs."

DIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE/PATHOBIOLOGY
Anderson, Gary A.,Hollis, Larry C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Houser, Terry A. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Nietfeld, Jerome C., and Tokach, Michael D.(Animal Sciences and Industry), National Pork Board, "Incidence and Severity of Arcanobacterium Pyogenes Injection Site Absecesses with Needle or Needle-Free Injection Mthods."

Dritz, Steven S.,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Goodband, Robert D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Nelssen, Jim L. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Tokach, Michael D.(Animal Sciences and Industry), National Pork Board, "Development of Alternative Ingredient Booklet."

Nietfeld, Jerome C.,Anderson, Gary A., Hollis, Larry C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Houser, Terry A. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Tokach, Michael D.(Animal Sciences and Industry), National Pork Board, "Incidence and Severity of Arcanobacterium Pyogenes Injection Site Absecesses with Needle or Needle-Free Injection Mthods."

Richt, Juergen,Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, $84,780, "IPA For Deborah Clouser."

Richt, Juergen,Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, $78,900, "IPA for Wenjun Ma."

Richt, Juergen,US Department of Health and Human Services, $365,092, "Pathogenesis, Transmission and Detection of Zoonotic Prion Diseases."

KANSAS COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE

KANSAS FOREST SERVICE
Atchison, Robert L.,US Department of Agriculture, $50,000, "NRCS Technical Service MOU 2008."

NORTHEAST AREA OFFICE
Duncan, Stewart R.,Multisponsor, $580, "Crop and Soils Multisponsor Programs."

OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT

BEACH ART MUSEUM
Schlageck, Kathrine W.,Mid-America Arts Alliance, $990, "Pippa White - One's Company Performance."

OFFICE OF THE PROVOST

CENTER FOR ENGAGEMENT AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Steichen, Ethel M.,Corporation for National and Community Service, $50,401, "Evaluation for the Corporation for National and Community Service-Funded Service-Learning Project."

PUBLIC SAFETY

KSU POLICE DEPARTMENT
Stubbings, Donald C.,Kansas Department of Transportation, $150, "Underage Alcohol Enforcement."

SALINA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY AND AVIATION

SALINA APPLIED AVIATION RESEARCH CENTER
Barnhart, Richard K., and Khan, Saeed M.(Salina Engineering Technology), Flint Hills Solutions, LLC, $116,081, "Advanced Avionics Miniaturization Program (AAMP)."

SALINA ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY
Khan, Saeed M., and Barnhart, Richard K.(Salina Applied Aviation Research Center), Flint Hills Solutions, LLC, "Advanced Avionics Miniaturization Program (AAMP)."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR INSTITUTIONAL ADVANCEMENT

EDUCATIONAL AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
Barragree, Cari D., US Department of Agriculture, $4,053, "Kansas State University Upward Bound Program - Salina Summer Food Service Program."