Research Awards, June 2009

COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS
Herbel, Kevin L.,Langemeier, Michael R., and Schurle, Bryan W., Kansas Soybean Commission, "Development of Farm Management Data Systems for Kansas Farmers."

Herbel, Kevin L.,Langemeier, Michael R., and Schurle, Bryan W., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Development of Farm Management Data Systems for Kansas."

Kastens, Terry,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Kluitenberg, Gerard J. (Agronomy), Maddux, Larry D. (Agronomy), Mengel, David B. (Agronomy), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), and Stone, Loyd R.(Agronomy), Kansas Corn Commission, "Managing Nitrogen in Irrigated Corn to Optimize Nitrogen Use and Minimize Nitrogen Loss."

Langemeier, Michael R.,Herbel, Kevin L., and Schurle, Bryan W., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Development of Farm Management Data Systems for Kansas."

Schurle, Bryan W.,Herbel, Kevin L., and Langemeier, Michael R., Kansas Soybean Commission, $15,000, "Development of Farm Management Data Systems for Kansas Farmers."

Schurle, Bryan W.,Herbel, Kevin L., and Langemeier, Michael R., Kansas Wheat Commission, $15,000, "Development of Farm Management Data Systems for Kansas."

AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER-HAYS
Blanco, Humberto,Janssen, Keith A. (Agronomy), Olson, Brian L. (Northwest Area Office), and Presley, DeAnn R.(Agronomy), Kansas Corn Commission, $34,453, "Impacts of Corn Stover Removal for Biofuel on Crop Production, Soil and Water Quality."

Jaeger, John R., and Waggoner, Justin(Southwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Corn Commission, "Low Input Storage of Wet Distiller's Grains."

Martin, Terry J., and Aiken, Robert M.(Northwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Wheat Commission, "Carbon Isotope Discrimination, Selecting for Productivity and Water Use Efficiency in Wheat."

Martin, Terry J., and Seifers, Dallas L., Kansas Wheat Commission, $102,100, "Development of New Hard Red and Hard White Winter Wheat Varieties with Improved Levels of Disease Resistance for Western Kansas."

Martin, Terry J., and Fritz, Allan K.(Agronomy), Kansas Wheat Commission, "Improvement of Hard Red Winter Wheat for Kansas."

Martin, Terry J., and Seifers, Dallas L., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Replacement of Growth Chambers."

Seifers, Dallas L., and Martin, Terry J., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Development of New Hard Red and Hard White Winter Wheat Varieties with Improved Levels of Disease Resistance for Western Kansas."

Seifers, Dallas L., and Martin, Terry J., Kansas Wheat Commission, $27,000, "Replacement of Growth Chambers."

Stahlman, Phillip W.,Multisponsor, $7,500, "Weed Research."

Stahlman, Phillip W.,National Sunflower Association, $6,000, "Validating Saflufenacil (KixorTM) Desiccation of Sunflower Using Aerial Application."

AGRONOMY
Devlin, Daniel L., and Barden, Charles J.(Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), US Department of Agriculture, $940, "Heartland Integrated Water Quality Coordination Initiative."

Fritz, Allan K., and Martin, Terry J.(Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Wheat Commission, $170,000, "Improvement of Hard Red Winter Wheat for Kansas."

Fritz, Allan K.,Kansas Wheat Commission, $59,000, "Improvement of Hard White Winter Wheat for Kansas."

Fritz, Allan K.,Fellers, John P. (Plant Pathology), and Trick, Harold N.(Plant Pathology), Kansas Wheat Commission, "Wheat Improvement through Genetic Engineering."

Gordon, Walter B.,Monsanto Company, $10,000, "Service Order #15 - Soybeans."

Gordon, Walter B.,Maddux, Larry D., Marsh, Brian H., and Pierzynski, Gary M., Multisponsor, $34,000, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Heer, William F.,Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Long Jr, James H. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), Martin, Kent L. (Southwest Area Office), Olson, Brian L. (Northwest Area Office), and Shoup, Douglas E.(Southeast Area Office), Kansas Sunflower Commission, $900, "Sunflower Planting Date Study."

Janssen, Keith A.,Blanco, Humberto (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Olson, Brian L. (Northwest Area Office), and Presley, DeAnn R., Kansas Corn Commission, "Impacts of Corn Stover Removal for Biofuel on Crop Production, Soil and Water Quality."

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

Kluitenberg, Gerard J.,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Kastens, Terry (Agricultural Economics), Maddux, Larry D., Mengel, David B., Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), and Stone, Loyd R., Kansas Corn Commission, "Managing Nitrogen in Irrigated Corn to Optimize Nitrogen Use and Minimize Nitrogen Loss."

Maddux, Larry D.,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Kastens, Terry (Agricultural Economics), Kluitenberg, Gerard J., Mengel, David B., Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), and Stone, Loyd R., Kansas Corn Commission, "Managing Nitrogen in Irrigated Corn to Optimize Nitrogen Use and Minimize Nitrogen Loss."

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

Maddux, Larry D.,Syngenta Corporation, $24,000, "Research and Materials Transfer Agreement."

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

Mengel, David B.,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Kastens, Terry (Agricultural Economics), Kluitenberg, Gerard J., Maddux, Larry D., Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), and Stone, Loyd R., Kansas Corn Commission, $31,120, "Managing Nitrogen in Irrigated Corn to Optimize Nitrogen Use and Minimize Nitrogen Loss."

Mengel, David B.,Kansas Wheat Commission, $34,654, "Enhancing Nutrient Use Efficiency and Reducing the Cost of Wheat Production in Kansas."

Peterson, Dallas E.,Syngenta Corporation, $12,000, "Research and Materials Transfer Agreement."

Peterson, Dallas E.,Bauernfeind, Robert J. (Entomology), Broce, Alberto B. (Entomology), Cloyd, Raymond A. (Entomology), Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P. (Entomology), Nechols, James R. (Entomology), Ortigao, Marcelo R. (Entomology), Phillips, Thomas W. (Entomology), Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek(Entomology), US Department of Agriculture, $15,000, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

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

Prasad, P. V. Vara, and Ristic, Zoran, Kansas Wheat Commission, "Assessment of Heat Tolerance in Genetically Engineered Wheat."

Presley, DeAnn R.,Blanco, Humberto (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Janssen, Keith A., and Olson, Brian L.(Northwest Area Office), Kansas Corn Commission, $7,383, "Impacts of Corn Stover Removal for Biofuel on Crop Production, Soil and Water Quality."

Ristic, Zoran, and Prasad, P. V. Vara, Kansas Wheat Commission, $28,000, "Assessment of Heat Tolerance in Genetically Engineered Wheat."

Roozeboom, Kraig L.,Multisponsor, $388,553, "Crop Performance."

Schapaugh Jr, William T.,Todd, Timothy C. (Plant Pathology), and Trick, Harold N.(Plant Pathology), Kansas Soybean Commission, "Enhancement of Soybean through Genetic Engineering."

Shroyer, James P.,Kansas Wheat Commission, $4,000, "Wheat Production in Kansas: Extension and Applied Research."

Staggenborg, Scott A.,Kansas Water Office, $80,000, "Automated Weather Stations."

Stone, Loyd R.,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Kastens, Terry (Agricultural Economics), Kluitenberg, Gerard J., Maddux, Larry D., Mengel, David B., and Schlegel, Alan J.(Southwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Corn Commission, "Managing Nitrogen in Irrigated Corn to Optimize Nitrogen Use and Minimize Nitrogen Loss."

Thompson, Curtis R., and Janssen, Keith A., Multisponsor, $18,750, "Field Herbicidal Evaluations."

Thompson, Curtis R.,Syngenta Corporation, $12,000, "Research and Materials Transfer Agreement."

ANIMAL SCIENCES AND INDUSTRY
Aramouni, Fadi M.,Kansas Department of Commerce, $19,000, "Equipment Grant."

Boyle, Elizabeth,DeRouchey, Joel M., Faris, Brian R., and Houser, Terry A., Kansas Department of Commerce, "Investigating Composting as a Viable Means of Disposing of Goat Tissue Resulting from the Slaughter and Fabrication Process."

Boyle, Elizabeth,Kansas Department of Commerce, $4,999, "Water Activity Meter to Assist Kansas Meat and Poultry Processors."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Boyle, Elizabeth, Faris, Brian R., and Houser, Terry A., Kansas Department of Commerce, "Investigating Composting as a Viable Means of Disposing of Goat Tissue Resulting from the Slaughter and Fabrication Process."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., Nelssen, Jim L., and Tokach, Michael D., Protein Resources, LLC, "An Evaluation of PEP2 (Proteins Enzymatically Processed) in Diets for Nursery Pigs."

Drouillard, James S.,Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., $95,113, "Effects of Vegetable and Animal Fat Sources on Finishing Cattle Performance, Carcass Characteristics, and Meat Sensory Attributes (Nutritional Bioequivalence for Feedlot Cattle of a Corn Hybrid Containing the Herculex Protein for Insect Resistance)."

Faris, Brian R.,Boyle, Elizabeth, DeRouchey, Joel M., and Houser, Terry A., Kansas Department of Commerce, "Investigating Composting as a Viable Means of Disposing of Goat Tissue Resulting from the Slaughter and Fabrication Process."

Goodband, Robert D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Nelssen, Jim L., and Tokach, Michael D., Protein Resources, LLC, "An Evaluation of PEP2 (Proteins Enzymatically Processed) in Diets for Nursery Pigs."

Houser, Terry A.,Boyle, Elizabeth, DeRouchey, Joel M., and Faris, Brian R., Kansas Department of Commerce, $36,216, "Investigating Composting as a Viable Means of Disposing of Goat Tissue Resulting from the Slaughter and Fabrication Process."

Lee, Charles D.,US Department of the Interior, $50,000, "Management of Habitat for Reintroduction of Black-Footed Ferrets."

Nelssen, Jim L.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Tokach, Michael D., Protein Resources, LLC, "An Evaluation of PEP2 (Proteins Enzymatically Processed) in Diets for Nursery Pigs."

Reinhardt, Christopher D., and Thomson, Daniel U.(Clinical Sciences), National Cattlemen's Beef Association, $21,387, "Effects of Delayed Steroid Implanting on Feeder Cattle Health and Carcass Quality."

Stevenson, Jeffrey S.,Select Sires, $15,000, "Proposal to Increase Estradiol Secretion by the Dominant Follicle in a Timed AI Protocol in Lactating Dairy Cows in Response to Equine Chorionic Gonadotropin."

Titgemeyer, Evan C.,Kansas Soybean Commission, $10,824, "Value of Expanded Soybean Meal for Dairy Cattle (Chinese Marketing Information)."

Tokach, Michael D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Nelssen, Jim L., Protein Resources, LLC, $10,000, "An Evaluation of PEP2 (Proteins Enzymatically Processed) in Diets for Nursery Pigs."

ENTOMOLOGY
Bauernfeind, Robert J.,Broce, Alberto B., Cloyd, Raymond A., Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P., Nechols, James R., Ortigao, Marcelo R., Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W., Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek, US Department of Agriculture, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Broce, Alberto B.,Bauernfeind, Robert J., Cloyd, Raymond A., Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P., Nechols, James R., Ortigao, Marcelo R., Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W., Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek, US Department of Agriculture, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Buschman, Larry L.,Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc., $7,500, "Field Trial Agreement - 2009 Field Trials."

Chen, Ming-Shun,McCornack, Brian P., Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Biotype Survey and Integrated Management of the Hessian Fly and Selected Wheat Aphids in KS."

Cloyd, Raymond A.,Gloeckner Foundation, Inc. (Fred C.), $9,000, "Efficacy and Characteristics of Plant-Derived Essential Oils Used to Control Greenhouse Arthropod Pests."

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.,Bauernfeind, Robert J., Broce, Alberto B., Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P., Nechols, James R., Ortigao, Marcelo R., Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W., Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek, US Department of Agriculture, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Marcus, Daniel C.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $29,848, "Epithelial Function in Health and Disease."

McCornack, Brian P.,Chen, Ming-Shun, Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Biotype Survey and Integrated Management of the Hessian Fly and Selected Wheat Aphids in KS."

McCornack, Brian P., and Reese, John C., North Central Soybean Research Program, "Soybean Responses to Soybean Aphids."

Michaud, John P.,Bauernfeind, Robert J., Broce, Alberto B., Cloyd, Raymond A., Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Nechols, James R., Ortigao, Marcelo R., Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W., Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek, US Department of Agriculture, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Nechols, James R.,Bauernfeind, Robert J., Broce, Alberto B., Cloyd, Raymond A., Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P., Ortigao, Marcelo R., Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W., Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek, US Department of Agriculture, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Ortigao, Marcelo R.,Bauernfeind, Robert J., Broce, Alberto B., Cloyd, Raymond A., Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P., Nechols, James R., Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W., Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek, US Department of Agriculture, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Phillips, Thomas W.,Bauernfeind, Robert J., Broce, Alberto B., Cloyd, Raymond A., Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P., Nechols, James R., Ortigao, Marcelo R., Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek, US Department of Agriculture, $56,000, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Ramalho-Ortigao, Marcelo,US Department of Health and Human Services, $293,672, "P. papatasi Midgut Molecules: Gene Function and Assessing TBV Candidates."

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."

Reese, John C., and McCornack, Brian P., North Central Soybean Research Program, $43,955, "Soybean Responses to Soybean Aphids."

Smith, C. Michael,Fellers, John P. (Plant Pathology), and Whitfield, Anna E.(Plant Pathology), Kansas Wheat Commission, $21,406, "Identification of Wheat Curl Mite and Virus-Resistant Wheat Germplasm."

Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J.,Chen, Ming-Shun, McCornack, Brian P., and Sloderbeck, Phillip E.(Southwest Area Office), Kansas Wheat Commission, $41,718, "Biotype Survey and Integrated Management of the Hessian Fly and Selected Wheat Aphids in KS."

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, $6,250, "Chemical Control of Insect Pests of Corn and Other Field Crops, Small Grain and Forage."

Zurek, Ludek,Bauernfeind, Robert J., Broce, Alberto B., Cloyd, Raymond A., Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P., Nechols, James R., Ortigao, Marcelo R., Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W., Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), and Upham, Ward S.(Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), US Department of Agriculture, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

GRAIN SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY
Alavi, Sajid,Kansas Soybean Commission, $35,530, "Premium Texturized Soybean Protein by Extrusion Processing -- Product Quality from Different Formulations and Processing Parameters."

Bhadriraju, Subramanyam,US Department of Agriculture, $25,000, "Ozonation of Corn, Wheat, Barley Stored in Commercial Grain Storage Structures for Management of Pest Insects and Molds and Removal of Off-Odors."

Dogan, Hulya, and Faubion, Jon M., US Department of Agriculture, $77,453, "Study of the Interactions of Bran with Gluten Proteins During Dough Development Using Rheology, Infrared Spectroscopy and Tomography."

Faubion, Jon M., and Shi, Yong Cheng, Kansas Bioscience Authority, "Effects of Enzymes on Starch for Bread Volume Enhancement."

Faubion, Jon M., and Shi, Yong Cheng, Kansas Bioscience Authority, "Improving and Understanding Unique Properties of Olacta."

Faubion, Jon M., and Dogan, Hulya, US Department of Agriculture, "Study of the Interactions of Bran with Gluten Proteins During Dough Development Using Rheology, Infrared Spectroscopy and Tomography."

Howard, John E., and Maier, Dirk E., Kansas Corn Commission, $50,000, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Howard, John E.,Maier, Dirk E., and McFall, Kendall L., Nebraska Wheat Board, $15,000, "International Grains Program Wheat Advisory Board."

Lookhart, George L., and Culbertson, Christopher T.(Chemistry), Kansas Wheat Commission, $14,520, "Rapid Varietal Identification for Wheat Quality Prediction."

Madl, Ronald L.,O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), and Vadlani, Praveen V., Kansas Soybean Commission, "Nutritional Enhancement of Soybean Carbohydrates and Hulls for Animal Feed using Microbial Cultures."

Madl, Ronald L.,Kansas Wheat Commission, $25,000, "Screening Procedures for High Antioxidant Wheat for Healthy Baked Products."

Maier, Dirk E., and Howard, John E., Kansas Corn Commission, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

McKinney, Leland, and Miller, Rebecca, Kansas Wheat Commission, $120,000, "Kansas Wheat Quality Laboratory: Quality Evaluation from KAES Wheat Breeding Programs and Protein/Hardness Screening of Early Progeny Wheat."

Miller, Rebecca, and McKinney, Leland, Kansas Wheat Commission, "Kansas Wheat Quality Laboratory: Quality Evaluation from KAES Wheat Breeding Programs and Protein/Hardness Screening of Early Progeny Wheat."

Shi, Yong Cheng, and Faubion, Jon M., Kansas Bioscience Authority, $49,990, "Effects of Enzymes on Starch for Bread Volume Enhancement."

Shi, Yong Cheng, and Faubion, Jon M., Kansas Bioscience Authority, $44,579, "Improving and Understanding Unique Properties of Olacta."

Shi, Yong Cheng, and Wang, Donghai(Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kansas Corn Commission, $18,306, "Developing High Solids Enzyme Conversion of Corn Starches and Corn Flours to Reduce the Cost in Ethanol Production."

Sun, X. Susan, and Wang, Donghai(Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kansas Soybean Commission, $29,220, "Soy Oil Latex for Pressure Sensitive Adhesives."

Vadlani, Praveen V.,Madl, Ronald L., and O'Brien, Daniel M.(Northwest Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $32,931, "Nutritional Enhancement of Soybean Carbohydrates and Hulls for Animal Feed using Microbial Cultures."

HORTICULTURE, FORESTRY AND RECREATION RESOURCES
Barden, Charles J.,Edenspace Systems Corporation, $17,478, "Field Testing Agreement."

Barden, Charles J., and Devlin, Daniel L.(Agronomy), US Department of Agriculture, $235, "Heartland Integrated Water Quality Coordination Initiative."

Janke, Rhonda R.,US Department of Agriculture, $36,810, "Growing, Marketing, and Training for Edible Mushroom Production in Kansas."

Upham, Ward S.,Bauernfeind, Robert J. (Entomology), Broce, Alberto B. (Entomology), Cloyd, Raymond A. (Entomology), Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P. (Entomology), Nechols, James R. (Entomology), Ortigao, Marcelo R. (Entomology), Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W. (Entomology), Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), and Zurek, Ludek(Entomology), US Department of Agriculture, $3,000, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Williams, Kimberly A.,Multisponsor, $475, "Floriculture Research."

NORTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Aiken, Robert M.,Kastens, Terry (Agricultural Economics), Kluitenberg, Gerard J. (Agronomy), Maddux, Larry D. (Agronomy), Mengel, David B. (Agronomy), Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), and Stone, Loyd R.(Agronomy), Kansas Corn Commission, "Managing Nitrogen in Irrigated Corn to Optimize Nitrogen Use and Minimize Nitrogen Loss."

Aiken, Robert M., and Martin, Terry J.(Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Wheat Commission, $4,000, "Carbon Isotope Discrimination, Selecting for Productivity and Water Use Efficiency in Wheat."

Aiken, Robert M., and Olson, Brian L.(Northwest Area Office), Kansas Wheat Commission, $7,800, "Intensive Wheat Production in Northwest Kansas."

Aiken, Robert M.,National Sunflower Association, $5,200, "Development of Resistance to Stem and Seed Insect Pests of Sunflower in the Central Plains."

Coyne, Patrick J.,Multisponsor, $15,540, "Sunflower Performance Testing Program."

Lamm, Freddie R., and O'Brien, Daniel M.(Northwest Area Office), Kansas Corn Commission, $20,000, "Optimizing Corn Production Under Deficit Sprinkler Irrigation."

PLANT PATHOLOGY
Akhunov, Eduard D.,Kansas Wheat Commission, $40,000, "Utilization of Next Generation Sequencing Technologies for Discovery."

Bockus, William W.,Kansas Wheat Commission, $30,000, "Disease Phenotyping: Determining the Reaction of Wheat Lines to Important Diseases."

DeWolf, Erick D.,Multisponsor, $5,000, "Winter Wheat Seed Treatment Tests."

Fellers, John P.,Smith, C. Michael (Entomology), and Whitfield, Anna E., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Identification of Wheat Curl Mite and Virus-Resistant Wheat Germplasm."

Fellers, John P.,Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), and Trick, Harold N., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Wheat Improvement through Genetic Engineering."

Gill, Bikram S.,Kansas Wheat Commission, $20,000, "Automated Extraction of DNA in the WGGRC."

Gill, Bikram S.,Kansas Wheat Commission, $100,000, "Wheat Genetic & Genomic Resources Center and Its Contribution to the Kansas Wheat Industry."

Jardine, Douglas J.,North Central Soybean Research Program, $21,000, "Improving Management of Soybean Cyst Nematode through Extension Demonstration and Outreach."

Jardine, Douglas J.,Bauernfeind, Robert J. (Entomology), Broce, Alberto B. (Entomology), Cloyd, Raymond A. (Entomology), Kennelly, Megan, Michaud, John P. (Entomology), Nechols, James R. (Entomology), Ortigao, Marcelo R. (Entomology), Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W. (Entomology), Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek(Entomology), US Department of Agriculture, $13,000, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Kennelly, Megan,Multisponsor, $7,600, "Evaluation and Testing of Fungicides and Nematicides on Horticultural Crops."

Kennelly, Megan,Bauernfeind, Robert J. (Entomology), Broce, Alberto B. (Entomology), Cloyd, Raymond A. (Entomology), Jardine, Douglas J., Michaud, John P. (Entomology), Nechols, James R. (Entomology), Ortigao, Marcelo R. (Entomology), Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W. (Entomology), Sloderbeck, Phillip E. (Southwest Area Office), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek(Entomology), US Department of Agriculture, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Leslie, John F.,US Department of Agriculture, $201,208, "Molecular Genetics of Virulence and Resistance to Wheat Diseases."

Todd, Timothy C.,Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), and Trick, Harold N., Kansas Soybean Commission, "Enhancement of Soybean through Genetic Engineering."

Trick, Harold N.,Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), and Todd, Timothy C., Kansas Soybean Commission, $75,092, "Enhancement of Soybean through Genetic Engineering."

Trick, Harold N.,Fellers, John P., and Fritz, Allan K.(Agronomy), Kansas Wheat Commission, $56,948, "Wheat Improvement through Genetic Engineering."

Trick, Harold N.,United Soybean Board, $40,000, "Towards Broad and Effective Cyst Nematode Resistance in Soybean."

Whitfield, Anna E.,Fellers, John P., and Smith, C. Michael(Entomology), Kansas Wheat Commission, $21,406, "Identification of Wheat Curl Mite and Virus-Resistant Wheat Germplasm."

SOUTHEAST AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER
Kelley, Kenneth W., and Sweeney, Daniel W., Kansas Corn Commission, "Optimizing Seed Planting Rates and Fertilizer Placement to Improve Strip-Till and No-Till Corn Production."

Long Jr, James H.,Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Heer, William F. (Agronomy), Martin, Kent L. (Southwest Area Office), Olson, Brian L. (Northwest Area Office), and Shoup, Douglas E.(Southeast Area Office), Kansas Sunflower Commission, "Sunflower Planting Date Study."

Moyer, Joseph L.,Multisponsor, $3,900, "Southeast Kansas Crop Performance Testing Program."

Sweeney, Daniel W., and Kelley, Kenneth W., Kansas Corn Commission, $8,000, "Optimizing Seed Planting Rates and Fertilizer Placement to Improve Strip-Till and No-Till Corn Production."

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Holman, Johnathon D., and Schlegel, Alan J., Multisponsor, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Research for Western Kansas."

Schlegel, Alan J.,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Kastens, Terry (Agricultural Economics), Kluitenberg, Gerard J. (Agronomy), Maddux, Larry D. (Agronomy), Mengel, David B. (Agronomy), and Stone, Loyd R.(Agronomy), Kansas Corn Commission, "Managing Nitrogen in Irrigated Corn to Optimize Nitrogen Use and Minimize Nitrogen Loss."

Schlegel, Alan J., and Holman, Johnathon D., Multisponsor, $43,500, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Research for Western Kansas."

Schlegel, Alan J.,Multisponsor, $9,000, "Variety Testing of Alternative Crops."

Waggoner, Justin, and Jaeger, John R.(Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Corn Commission, $9,130, "Low Input Storage of Wet Distiller's Grains."

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

BIOCHEMISTRY
Kanost, Michael R.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $30,295, "Proteinase Systems in Insect Hemolymph."

Marcus, Daniel C.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $57,564, "Epithelial Function in Health and Disease."

Takemoto, Dolores J.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $366,430, "Protein Kinase C Gamma in the Lens."

BIOLOGY
Blair, John M.,US Department of Energy, $10,865, "Interactive Effects of Altered Rainfall Timing and Elevated Temperature on Soil Communities and Processes."

Brown, Susan J.,Denell, Robin E., and Shippy, Teresa D., US Department of Health and Human Services, $273,641, "Genetic Control of Segmentation."

Brown, Susan J.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $175,200, "KSU Bioinformatics Core."

Chapes, Stephen K.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $20,800, "Summer Scholars: Gorman, Kjos, Low, Littlechild."

Cully, Jr., Jack F.,US Department of the Interior, $102,300, "Status and Management of Black- tailed Prairie Dogs on Small Cultural Parks of the Western Great Plains."

Denell, Robin E.,Brown, Susan J., and Shippy, Teresa D., US Department of Health and Human Services, "Genetic Control of Segmentation."

Ferguson, Carolyn J.,Culbertson, Christopher T. (Chemistry), Rebello, Nobel S. (Physics), Scharmann, Lawrence C. (Dean of Education), and Totten, Iris M.(Geology), National Science Foundation, "K-State TEACH Program."

Fleming, Sherry D.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $49,452, "Natural Antibodies and Tissue Injury."

Gerken, Joe, and Paukert, Craig, US Department of the Interior, "Factors Influencing Threatened and Endangered Fishes in the Great Plains."

Jumpponen, Ari M., and Sandercock, Brett K., National Science Foundation, "REU Site: Ecology, Evolution and Genomics of Grassland Organisms."

Marcus, Daniel C.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $270,763, "Epithelial Function in Health and Disease."

Paukert, Craig,US Department of the Interior, $95,586, "Development and Validation of Models to Assess the Threat to Freshwater Fishes from Environmental Change and Invasive Species."

Paukert, Craig, and Gerken, Joe, US Department of the Interior, $12,264, "Factors Influencing Threatened and Endangered Fishes in the Great Plains."

Sandercock, Brett K., and Wisely, Samantha, Multisponsor, $50,000, "Effects of Wind Power Development on Greater Prairie Chickens."

Sandercock, Brett K., and Jumpponen, Ari M., National Science Foundation, $210,720, "REU Site: Ecology, Evolution and Genomics of Grassland Organisms."

Shippy, Teresa D.,Brown, Susan J., and Denell, Robin E., US Department of Health and Human Services, "Genetic Control of Segmentation."

Spooner, Brian S.,Kansas State University Foundation, $34,060, "Biology Research Career Development Core."

Spooner, Brian S.,Kansas State University Foundation, $22,965, "Cancer Center Core."

Welti, Ruth,National Science Foundation, $115,596, "Metabolomics: A Functional Genomics Tool for Deciphering Functions of Arabidopsis Genes in the Context of Metabolic and Regulatory Networks."

Welti, Ruth,US Department of Health and Human Services, $11,580, "Novel Proapoptotic BH3- Only Proteins in Cancer Apoptosis."

Wisely, Samantha, and Sandercock, Brett K., Multisponsor, "Effects of Wind Power Development on Greater Prairie Chickens."

CHEMISTRY
Culbertson, Christopher T., and Lookhart, George L.(Grain Science and Industry), Kansas Wheat Commission, $14,520, "Rapid Varietal Identification for Wheat Quality Prediction."

Culbertson, Christopher T.,Ferguson, Carolyn J. (Biology), Rebello, Nobel S. (Physics), Scharmann, Lawrence C. (Dean of Education), and Totten, Iris M.(Geology), National Science Foundation, "K-State TEACH Program."

Culbertson, Christopher T.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $51,493, "Microanalytical Methods for the Detection of Reactive Nitrogen Species."

DEAN OF ARTS AND SCIENCES
Staples, Kimberly A.,US Department of Education, "Connections that Create Science Conceptual Change: A Professional Development Project for Middle Level Science Teachers."

ECONOMICS
Babcock, Michael W.,Kansas Department of Transportation, $43,000, "The Economics of Potential Reduction of the Rural Road System in Kansas."

GEOGRAPHY
Hutchinson, J. M. Shawn, and Hutchinson, Stacy L.(Biological and Agricultural Engineering), US Department of Defense, "Validating the Kinematic Wave Approach for Rapid Soil Erosion Assessment and Improved BMP Site Selection to Enhance Training Land Sustainability."

GEOLOGY
Totten, Iris M.,Kauffman Foundation, $7,385, "GeoWorlds: The Integration of Collaborative Virtual Learning Environments, Problem-Based Education in the Geosciences and Facilitator Development."

Totten, Iris M.,Culbertson, Christopher T. (Chemistry), Ferguson, Carolyn J. (Biology), Rebello, Nobel S. (Physics), and Scharmann, Lawrence C.(Dean of Education), National Science Foundation, "K-State TEACH Program."

KINESIOLOGY
Dzewaltowski, David A.,United Methodist Health Ministry Fund, $132,002, "Promoting Media Literacy in Parents and Young Children to Provide Healthy Opportunities for Physical Activity and Nutrition at Home: The HOP'N Home Environment Project."

MATHEMATICS
Maldonado, Diego M.,National Science Foundation, $131,451, "The Monge-Ampere Operator in Analysis and PDEs."

MUSIC
Yu Oppenheim, Julie,Master Teacher, Inc., $15,920, "Summer Choral Institute."

PHYSICS
Chang, Zenghu, and Lei, Shuting(Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), National Science Foundation, $1,800, "Collaborative Research: Mathematical Modeling and Experimental Study of Femtosecond Laser Machining of High Aspect Ratio Microstructures."

Esry, Brett D.,National Science Foundation, $100,000, "Exploiting Algorithm and Hardware Improvements to Solve the Ultracold Few-Body Problem."

Rebello, Nobel S.,Culbertson, Christopher T. (Chemistry), Ferguson, Carolyn J. (Biology), Scharmann, Lawrence C. (Dean of Education), and Totten, Iris M.(Geology), National Science Foundation, "K-State TEACH Program."

SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATIONS
Gould, Thomas H., and Goetsch, Lori(Library), North Central Regional Planning Commission, "K-State Editorship of the Online Journal of Rural Research and Policy."

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

DEAN OF EDUCATION
Havlicek, Barbara J.,Multisponsor, $67,441, "Educational Computer Assistance."

Scharmann, Lawrence C.,Culbertson, Christopher T. (Chemistry), Ferguson, Carolyn J. (Biology), Rebello, Nobel S. (Physics), and Totten, Iris M.(Geology), National Science Foundation, $875,359, "K-State TEACH Program."

Staples, Kimberly A.,US Department of Education, $43,378, "Connections that Create Science Conceptual Change: A Professional Development Project for Middle Level Science Teachers."

Thurston, Linda P.,National Science Foundation, $10,000, "Effectiveness of Problem-Based Learning in a Materials Science Course in the Engineering Curriculum."

EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP
Gould, Carol A.,Corporation for National and Community Service, $116,856, "Kansas Campus Compact."

ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Staples, Kimberly A.,US Department of Education, "Connections that Create Science Conceptual Change: A Professional Development Project for Middle Level Science Teachers."

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING INSTITUTE
Case, Scott A.,Jones, Taylor S., Kramer, Bradley A., and Tucker, Jeffrey W., Multisponsor, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."

Jones, Taylor S.,Case, Scott A., Kramer, Bradley A., and Tucker, Jeffrey W., Multisponsor, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."

Kramer, Bradley A.,Case, Scott A., Jones, Taylor S., and Tucker, Jeffrey W., Multisponsor, $11,450, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."

Tucker, Jeffrey W.,Case, Scott A., Jones, Taylor S., and Kramer, Bradley A., Multisponsor, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."

Tucker, Jeffrey W.,US Department of Transportation, $24,000, "KHP Safety Belt Convincers Build S09-0056."

BIOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
Hutchinson, Stacy L., and Hutchinson, J. M. Shawn(Geography), US Department of Defense, $129,586, "Validating the Kinematic Wave Approach for Rapid Soil Erosion Assessment and Improved BMP Site Selection to Enhance Training Land Sustainability."

Maghirang, Ronaldo G.,US Department of Agriculture, $19,195, "Improved Handling of Grain in Commercial Elevators."

Price, Randy R.,American Sugar Cane League, $15,500, "Development of New Technologies to Estimate Sugarcane Yields and Improve Mechanical Planters."

Wang, Donghai, and Shi, Yong Cheng(Grain Science and Industry), Kansas Corn Commission, $18,306, "Developing High Solids Enzyme Conversion of Corn Starches and Corn Flours to Reduce the Cost in Ethanol Production."

Wang, Donghai, and Sun, X. Susan(Grain Science and Industry), Kansas Soybean Commission, $19,480, "Soy Oil Latex for Pressure Sensitive Adhesives."

CENTER FOR HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE RESEARCH
Griswold, Wendy M., and Gerhard, Gary W.(Four-H Youth Development), US Department of Agriculture, $19,320, "Engineering for Sustainability."

CIVIL ENGINEERING
Hossain, Mustaque A.,Kansas Department of Transportation, $20,000, "Administration of KDOT/KTRAN Program."

Najjar, Yacoub M., and Stokes, Robert W., US Department of Transportation, "The Sustainability and Safety of Rural Transportation Systems and Infrastructure."

Peterman, Robert J.,Beck, B. Terry (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), and Wu, Chih-Hang(Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Kansas Department of Transportation, $7,235, "Implementation of Non-Contact Strain Measurement Device for Bridges and Piers."

Stokes, Robert W., and Najjar, Yacoub M., US Department of Transportation, $457,000, "The Sustainability and Safety of Rural Transportation Systems and Infrastructure."

COMPUTING AND INFORMATION SCIENCES
DeLoach, Scott A.,US Department of Defense, $54,772, "Human-Robot Teams Informed By Human Performance Moderator Functions."

Neilsen, Mitchell L.,Sandia National Laboratories, $40,000, "Sandia Turbo Solder Interconnect Predictor (TurboSIP)."

Ou, Xinming (Simon),National Science Foundation, $7,500, "Model-Based, Automatic Network Security Management."

DEAN OF ENGINEERING
King, Terry S.,Multisponsor, $2,171, "Pre-Enrollment Mathematics and Sciences Tutoring of Minority Engineering Recruits."

Larson, Nancy J.,Multisponsor, $14,428, "KINEX Multi-Sponsor."

Staples, Kimberly A.,US Department of Education, "Connections that Create Science Conceptual Change: A Professional Development Project for Middle Level Science Teachers."

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Soldan, David L.,US Department of Agriculture, $10,000, "Development of Computer Models for Stored Product Insect Population Dynamics in Flour Mills."

INDUSTRIAL AND MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Harnett, R. Michael,US Department of Defense, $23,678, "Part-Time M. S. Program in Industrial Engineering - Summer 2009."

Lei, Shuting, and Chang, Zenghu(Physics), National Science Foundation, $4,200, "Collaborative Research: Mathematical Modeling and Experimental Study of Femtosecond Laser Machining of High Aspect Ratio Microstructures."

Pei, Zhijian,National Science Foundation, $277,363, "Collaborative Research: Fundamental Research on Titanium Drilling with Rotary Ultrasonic Machining."

Pei, Zhijian,National Science Foundation, $20,411, "Workshop/Collaborative Research: 2010 NSF CAREER Proposal Writing."

Wu, Chih-Hang,Beck, B. Terry (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), and Peterman, Robert J.(Civil Engineering), Kansas Department of Transportation, $7,022, "Implementation of Non- Contact Strain Measurement Device for Bridges and Piers."

INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH
Jones, Byron W., and Hosni, Mohammad H.(Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Boeing Company, $85,000, "Sponsor Research Agreement - KSU Project Agreement No. 4."

KANSAS INDUSTRIAL EXTENSION SERVICES
Carter, David A.,Wolf Creek Nuclear Operating Corporation, $4,641, "Pollution Prevention Student Intern Program."

Hamel, Ryan J., and Larson, Nancy J., US Environmental Protection Agency, "Wichita Clean Diesel Technologies."

Larson, Nancy J.,Multisponsor, $29,293, "KINEX Multi-Sponsor."

Larson, Nancy J., and Hamel, Ryan J., US Environmental Protection Agency, $1,344,008, "Wichita Clean Diesel Technologies."

Snead, Bruce C.,US Environmental Protection Agency, $36,528, "Regional Radon Training Center."

MECHANICAL AND NUCLEAR ENGINEERING
Beck, B. Terry,Peterman, Robert J. (Civil Engineering), and Wu, Chih-Hang(Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), Kansas Department of Transportation, $7,022, "Implementation of Non-Contact Strain Measurement Device for Bridges and Piers."

Hosni, Mohammad H., and Jones, Byron W.(Institute for Environmental Research), Boeing Company, "Sponsor Research Agreement - KSU Project Agreement No. 4."

COLLEGE OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND DIETETICS
Kwon, Junehee,Foodservice Systems Management Education Council, $2,000, "Food Allergies in Restaurants: Knowledge, Attitudes, and Behaviors of Hospitality Management and Dietetics Students in the U.S.."

HUMAN NUTRITION
Adhikari, Koushik, and Chambers IV, Edgar, National Cattlemen's Beef Association, $36,500, "Differentiation of Beef Flavor Across Muscles and Quality Grades."

Chambers IV, Edgar, and Adhikari, Koushik, National Cattlemen's Beef Association, "Differentiation of Beef Flavor Across Muscles and Quality Grades."

Lindshield, Brian,Kansas State University Foundation, $25,850, "5alpha-reductase Inhibitors for Reduction of Prostate Tumor Growth."

Marcus, Daniel C.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $183,351, "Epithelial Function in Health and Disease."

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES
DeLuccie, Mary L.,US Department of Agriculture, $1,159, "Federal Aid in Support of the Child and Adult Care Food Program."

DeLuccie, Mary L.,USD 383, Manhattan, $19,922, "Early Childhood Lab."

O'Conner, Nancy T.,Kansas Health Solutions, LLC, $2,475, "Home Based Family Therapy Training."

Sellers, Debra,US Department of Agriculture, $10,000, "Mastery of Aging Well Online Series of E- Courses."

Sellers, Debra,US Department of Health and Human Services, $22,329, "Kansas Optimizing Health Program (KOHP) Integration to KSRE System."

COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Blecha, Frank, and Shi, Jishu, Fort Dodge Animal Health, "Evaluation of the FDAH PRRS Vaccine for Cell-Mediated Immune Responses Against Multiple Clusters of PRRS Viruses."

Davis, Elizabeth G., and Freeman, Lisa C., Merck Company Foundation, "2009 Merck Merial Veterinary Research Grants Program."

Freeman, Lisa C., and Davis, Elizabeth G., Merck Company Foundation, $20,000, "2009 Merck Merial Veterinary Research Grants Program."

Kukanich, Stanley P., and West, Gary D.(Clinical Sciences), Morris Animal Foundation, "Pharmacokinetics of Oral and Topical Moxidectin in the Giraffe (Giraffa Camelopardalis)."

Marcus, Daniel C.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $1,349,550, "Epithelial Function in Health and Disease."

Shi, Jishu, and Blecha, Frank, Fort Dodge Animal Health, $100,000, "Evaluation of the FDAH PRRS Vaccine for Cell-Mediated Immune Responses Against Multiple Clusters of PRRS Viruses."

CLINICAL SCIENCES
Carpenter, James W., and Dryden, Michael W.(Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Pfizer, Inc., $15,000, "Efficacy and Pharmacokinetics of Selamectin in the Pet Rabbit."

Marcus, Daniel C.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $240,915, "Epithelial Function in Health and Disease."

Thomson, Daniel U., and Reinhardt, Christopher D.(Animal Sciences and Industry), National Cattlemen's Beef Association, $21,387, "Effects of Delayed Steroid Implanting on Feeder Cattle Health and Carcass Quality."

West, Gary D., and Kukanich, Stanley P.(Anatomy and Physiology), Morris Animal Foundation, $11,812, "Pharmacokinetics of Oral and Topical Moxidectin in the Giraffe (Giraffa Camelopardalis)."

DEAN OF VETERINARY MEDICAL CENTER
Richardson, Ralph C.,Kansas State University Foundation, $30,272, "Professorships/Chairs."

DIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE/PATHOBIOLOGY
Anderson, Gary A.,Nebraska, State of, $25,000, "Nebraska Rabies."

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), Protein Resources, LLC, "An Evaluation of PEP2 (Proteins Enzymatically Processed) in Diets for Nursery Pigs."

Dryden, Michael W.,Merial Limited, $43,965, "Evaluation of Flea Colony Gender Structure as a Predictor of Successful Flea Control."

Dryden, Michael W.,Merial Limited, $74,037, "Re-evaluation of the Efficacy of Frontline Plus to Control Flea Populations on Naturally Infested Pets and in Private Residences in Tampa, FL 13 Years after Fipronil Introduction."

Dryden, Michael W., and Carpenter, James W.(Clinical Sciences), Pfizer, Inc., "Efficacy and Pharmacokinetics of Selamectin in the Pet Rabbit."

Ganta, Roman Reddy R.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $36,500, "Vector and Host Contributions to the Regulation of E. chaffeensis Gene Expression."

KANSAS COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE

AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Beckman, Jana J., and Murphy, James P., US Department of Agriculture, "2009 Kansas SARE Professional Development Program."

Murphy, James P., and Beckman, Jana J., US Department of Agriculture, $51,000, "2009 Kansas SARE Professional Development Program."

Murphy, James P.,US Department of Agriculture, $194,777, "Kansas Agricultural Mediation Service."

DIRECTOR OF COOPERATIVE EXTENSION
Lindquist, Jack W.,Kansas Agriculture and Rural Leadership, Inc., $104,209, "Kansas Agriculture and Rural Leadership, Inc.."

EXTENSION FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES
Peters, Paula, and Hudson, Karen S.(Human Nutrition), US Department of Agriculture, $605, "Kansas Food Assistance Nutrition Education Plan."

FOUR-H YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
Gerhard, Gary W., and Griswold, Wendy M.(Center for Hazardous Substance Research), US Department of Agriculture, $77,280, "Engineering for Sustainability."

HUMAN NUTRITION
Hudson, Karen S., and Peters, Paula(Extension Family and Consumer Sciences), US Department of Agriculture, "Kansas Food Assistance Nutrition Education Plan."

NORTHEAST AREA OFFICE
Duncan, Stewart R.,Heer, William F. (Agronomy), Long Jr, James H. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), Martin, Kent L. (Southwest Area Office), Olson, Brian L. (Northwest Area Office), and Shoup, Douglas E.(Southeast Area Office), Kansas Sunflower Commission, $900, "Sunflower Planting Date Study."

NORTHWEST AREA OFFICE
O'Brien, Daniel M., and Lamm, Freddie R.(Northwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Corn Commission, "Optimizing Corn Production Under Deficit Sprinkler Irrigation."

O'Brien, Daniel M.,Madl, Ronald L. (Grain Science and Industry), and Vadlani, Praveen V.(Grain Science and Industry), Kansas Soybean Commission, $5,811, "Nutritional Enhancement of Soybean Carbohydrates and Hulls for Animal Feed using Microbial Cultures."

Olson, Brian L.,Blanco, Humberto (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Janssen, Keith A. (Agronomy), and Presley, DeAnn R.(Agronomy), Kansas Corn Commission, $7,383, "Impacts of Corn Stover Removal for Biofuel on Crop Production, Soil and Water Quality."

Olson, Brian L.,Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Heer, William F. (Agronomy), Long Jr, James H. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), Martin, Kent L. (Southwest Area Office), and Shoup, Douglas E.(Southeast Area Office), Kansas Sunflower Commission, $900, "Sunflower Planting Date Study."

Olson, Brian L., and Aiken, Robert M.(Northwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Wheat Commission, $5,200, "Intensive Wheat Production in Northwest Kansas."

SOUTHEAST AREA OFFICE
Shoup, Douglas E.,Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Heer, William F. (Agronomy), Long Jr, James H. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), Martin, Kent L. (Southwest Area Office), and Olson, Brian L.(Northwest Area Office), Kansas Sunflower Commission, $900, "Sunflower Planting Date Study."

SOUTHWEST AREA OFFICE
Hartman, Paul D.,Multisponsor, $2,750, "Chemical Evaluation."

Martin, Kent L.,Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Heer, William F. (Agronomy), Long Jr, James H. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), Olson, Brian L. (Northwest Area Office), and Shoup, Douglas E.(Southeast Area Office), Kansas Sunflower Commission, $900, "Sunflower Planting Date Study."

Sloderbeck, Phillip E.,Chen, Ming-Shun (Entomology), McCornack, Brian P. (Entomology), and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J.(Entomology), Kansas Wheat Commission, "Biotype Survey and Integrated Management of the Hessian Fly and Selected Wheat Aphids in KS."

Sloderbeck, Phillip E.,Bauernfeind, Robert J. (Entomology), Broce, Alberto B. (Entomology), Cloyd, Raymond A. (Entomology), Jardine, Douglas J. (Plant Pathology), Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), Michaud, John P. (Entomology), Nechols, James R. (Entomology), Ortigao, Marcelo R. (Entomology), Peterson, Dallas E. (Agronomy), Phillips, Thomas W. (Entomology), Upham, Ward S. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), and Zurek, Ludek(Entomology), US Department of Agriculture, $13,000, "Extension IPM Coordination Program for Kansas."

Sloderbeck, Phillip E.,US Department of Agriculture, $7,000, "Technology Transfer Program for Integrated Pest Management of Potato Psyllid to Minimize the Incidence of Zebra Chip in Potatoes."

OFFICE OF THE PROVOST

LIBRARY
Goetsch, Lori, and Gould, Thomas H.(School of Journalism and Mass Communications), North Central Regional Planning Commission, $8,000, "K-State Editorship of the Online Journal of Rural Research and Policy."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR ADMINISTRATION AND FINANCE

KSU POLICE DEPARTMENT
Stubbings, Donald C.,Kansas Department of Transportation, $2,000, "Special Traffic Enforcement Program (STEP)."

Stubbings, Donald C.,Kansas Department of Transportation, $3,420, "Underage Alcohol Enforcement."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR RESEARCH

BIOSECURITY RESEARCH INSTITUTE
Rusk, John S.,US Department of Agriculture, $1,000, "Support of "Biocontainment (Agricutural Diseases) Facility Design and Operations Meeting"."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT LIFE AND DEAN OF STUDENTS

EDUCATIONAL AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
Greene, Kathleen V., Multisponsor, $3,131, "Ronald E. McNair Post Baccalaureate Achievement Program - Travel."