Research Awards, November 2009

COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS
Leatherman, John C.,Babcock, Michael W. (Economics), Dissanayake, Sunanda (Civil Engineering), Hossain, Mustaque A. (Civil Engineering), Landman, E. Dean (Civil Engineering), Russell, Eugene R. (Civil Engineering), Rys, Malgorzata J. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Stokes, Robert W.(Civil Engineering), US Department of Transportation, "Kansas State University Transportation Center: High Priority Demonstration (HPD) Project."

AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER-HAYS
Harmoney, Keith R.,Multisponsor, $5,000, "Beef Research."

Stahlman, Phillip W.,Multisponsor, $14,400, "Weed Research."

AGRONOMY
Fick, Walter H.,Multisponsor, $9,700, "Range and Pasture Brush and Weed Control."

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

Presley, DeAnn R.,US Environmental Protection Agency, $19,973, "CWN Tillage Practices Survey."

Thompson, Curtis R., and Janssen, Keith A., Multisponsor, $6,500, "Field Herbicidal Evaluations."

Welch, Stephen M.,Caragea, Doina (Computing and Information Sciences), and Das, Sanjoy(Electrical and Computer Engineering), National Science Foundation, $35,105, "Cyberinfrastructure Implementation for Genotype to Phenotype Research."

ANIMAL SCIENCES AND INDUSTRY
Aramouni, Fadi M., and Herald, Thomas J., Kansas Department of Commerce, $70,000, "Food and Feed Value Added Program Project."

Herald, Thomas J., and Aramouni, Fadi M., Kansas Department of Commerce, "Food and Feed Value Added Program Project."

Lee, Charles D.,Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, $3,199, "Extension Education Position Support."

Stevenson, Jeffrey S.,Select Sires, $20,000, "Effects of Supplemental Progesterone and Timing of Pregnancy Diagnosis on Resynchronization of Lactating Dairy Cows."

ENTOMOLOGY
Broce, Alberto B., and Zurek, Ludek, Multisponsor, $14,000, "Methods for Control of Livestock Insects."

Buschman, Larry L.,Multisponsor, $5,000, "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."

Harvey, Tom L., and Michaud, John P., Multisponsor, $6,500, "Insecticide Management of Field Crop Insects."

Michaud, John P., and Harvey, Tom L., Multisponsor, "Insecticide Management of Field Crop Insects."

Park, Yoonseong,US Department of Health and Human Services, $166,500, "Neuropeptidergic Control of the Salivary Gland in the Black-Legged Tick, Ixodes Scapularis."

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, $6,000, "Chemical Control of Insect Pests of Corn and Other Field Crops, Small Grain and Forage."

Zurek, Ludek, and Broce, Alberto B., Multisponsor, "Methods for Control of Livestock Insects."

GRAIN SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY
Madl, Ronald L.,Kansas Technology Enterprise Corporation, $21,250, "Mechanism for Enhancing Wheat Antioxidant Activity."

Madl, Ronald L.,US Department of Education, $14,120, "Integral Valorization of Bio-Production."

Maier, Dirk E., and McKinney, Leland, American Feed Industry Association, "Memorandum of Understanding Between American Feed Industry Association and Kansas State University: AFIA 501."

Maier, Dirk E., and O'Neil III, Howard J., US Department of Agriculture, $11,110, "India SAMS."

McKinney, Leland, and Maier, Dirk E., American Feed Industry Association, $7,000, "Memorandum of Understanding Between American Feed Industry Association and Kansas State University: AFIA 501."

O'Neil III, Howard J., and Maier, Dirk E., US Department of Agriculture, "India SAMS."

HORTICULTURE, FORESTRY AND RECREATION RESOURCES
Griffin, Jason,Schmidt, J. Frank, Family Charitable Foundation, $3,000, "Evaluation of Ornamental Species for the Great Plains."

Williams, Kimberly A.,Multisponsor, $1,640, "Floriculture Research."

KS CTR FOR AG RSRCES & THE ENV / KS WATER RSRCE RSRCH INST
Hargrove, William L.,Harner III, Joseph P. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), and Maghirang, Ronaldo G.(Biological and Agricultural Engineering), US Department of Agriculture, "Air Quality: Reducing Air Emissions from Cattle Feedyards."

NORTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Aiken, Robert M.,Multisponsor, $8,000, "Sunflower Investigations."

OFFICE OF ACADEMIC PROGRAMS
Boggs, Donald L.,Kansas FFA Foundation, $69,038, "FFA Foundation Executive Director."

PLANT PATHOLOGY
Jardine, Douglas J.,US Department of Agriculture, $6,633, "Continued Development of the IPM PIPE 2009: Legume PIPE Field and Laboratory Testing."

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

Trick, Harold N.,United Soybean Board, $67,368, "Host-delivered siRNA for Nematode Resistance: Identification and Evaluation of Fertility and Fitness Genes."

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Currie, Randall S.,Multisponsor, $2,100, "Weed Control Research in Southwest Kansas."

COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE, PLANNING AND DESIGN

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE/REGIONAL AND COMMUNITY PLANNING
Hahn, Howard D.,Kingery-Page, Mary C., Skabelund, Lee R., and Winslow III, William P., US Department of Defense, "Green Infrastructure Demonstration Site: Forbes Field."

Kingery-Page, Mary C.,Hahn, Howard D., Skabelund, Lee R., and Winslow III, William P., US Department of Defense, $11,993, "Green Infrastructure Demonstration Site: Forbes Field."

Skabelund, Lee R.,Hahn, Howard D., Kingery-Page, Mary C., and Winslow III, William P., US Department of Defense, "Green Infrastructure Demonstration Site: Forbes Field."

Winslow III, William P.,Hahn, Howard D., Kingery-Page, Mary C., and Skabelund, Lee R., US Department of Defense, "Green Infrastructure Demonstration Site: Forbes Field."

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

BIOCHEMISTRY
Krishnamoorthi, Ramaswamy,NanoScale Corporation, $20,000, "ECHRP Project."

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

Brown, Susan J.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $88,316, "KSU Bioinformatics Core [Supplement]."

Rintoul, David A., and Roelofs, Jeroen, US Department of Health and Human Services, $26,000, "Start-Up Package: Jeroen Roelofs."

Roelofs, Jeroen, and Rintoul, David A., US Department of Health and Human Services, "Start-Up Package: Jeroen Roelofs."

Spooner, Brian S., and Rintoul, David A., Kansas State University Foundation, $66,504, "Cancer Center Core."

ECONOMICS
Babcock, Michael W.,Dissanayake, Sunanda (Civil Engineering), Hossain, Mustaque A. (Civil Engineering), Landman, E. Dean (Civil Engineering), Leatherman, John C. (Agricultural Economics), Russell, Eugene R. (Civil Engineering), Rys, Malgorzata J. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Stokes, Robert W.(Civil Engineering), US Department of Transportation, "Kansas State University Transportation Center: High Priority Demonstration (HPD) Project."

GEOLOGY
Datta, Saugata,US Environmental Protection Agency, $4,920, "Johns Hopkins Particulate Matter Research Center."

PHYSICS
Ben-Itzhak, Itzhak, and Esry, Brett D., US - Israel Binational Science Foundation, $16,400, "Molecular Ion Dissociation in Swift Strong Laser Field."

Bolton, Timothy A.,Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, $1,559, "Interface Board Repair."

Esry, Brett D., and Ben-Itzhak, Itzhak, US - Israel Binational Science Foundation, "Molecular Ion Dissociation in Swift Strong Laser Field."

Esry, Brett D.,US Department of Defense, $42,224, "Ultracold Polar Molecules: New Phases of Matter for Quantum Information and Quantum Control."

Maravin, Yurii,Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, $5,000, "Coordination of the US CMS Research Effort at the LHC Physics Center in the Area of Dileptons."

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

DEAN OF EDUCATION
Shuman, Cindy,National Science Foundation, $7,560, "Scale Up of Math and Science K-12."

Teagarden, James M.,US Department of Education, $2,000, "IHE Parent Involvement Curriculum Enhancement Program."

Vontz, Thomas,US Department of Education, $53,020, "Kansas State University / Kazakhstan Civic Education."

ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
Vontz, Thomas,US Department of Education, "Kansas State University / Kazakhstan Civic Education."

SPECIAL EDUCATION, COUNSELING, AND STUDENT AFFAIRS
Teagarden, James M.,US Department of Education, "IHE Parent Involvement Curriculum Enhancement Program."

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, $194,970, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."

Tucker, Jeffrey W.,KEMA Inc., $12,000, "Change/Revision of Drawings for New Generation of the Phosphorous Reduction System P10-0004."

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

Tucker, Jeffrey W.,US Army, $17,407, "Seat Belt Convincer S10-0013."

BIOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
Harner III, Joseph P.,Hargrove, William L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), and Maghirang, Ronaldo G., US Department of Agriculture, "Air Quality: Reducing Air Emissions from Cattle Feedyards."

Maghirang, Ronaldo G.,Hargrove, William L. (Ks Ctr for Ag Rsrces & the Env / Ks Water Rsrce Rsrch Inst), and Harner III, Joseph P., US Department of Agriculture, $136,006, "Air Quality: Reducing Air Emissions from Cattle Feedyards."

CIVIL ENGINEERING
Dissanayake, Sunanda,Babcock, Michael W. (Economics), Hossain, Mustaque A., Landman, E. Dean, Leatherman, John C. (Agricultural Economics), Russell, Eugene R., Rys, Malgorzata J. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Stokes, Robert W., US Department of Transportation, "Kansas State University Transportation Center: High Priority Demonstration (HPD) Project."

Esmaeily, Asadollah, and Peterman, Robert J., Kansas Department of Transportation, "Evaluation and Long-Term Monitoring of the Time-Dependent Characteristics of Self-Consolidating Concrete in an Instrumented Kansas Presetressed Concrete Bridge."

Hossain, Mustaque A.,Babcock, Michael W. (Economics), Dissanayake, Sunanda, Landman, E. Dean, Leatherman, John C. (Agricultural Economics), Russell, Eugene R., Rys, Malgorzata J. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Stokes, Robert W., US Department of Transportation, "Kansas State University Transportation Center: High Priority Demonstration (HPD) Project."

Landman, E. Dean,Babcock, Michael W. (Economics), Dissanayake, Sunanda, Hossain, Mustaque A., Leatherman, John C. (Agricultural Economics), Russell, Eugene R., Rys, Malgorzata J. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Stokes, Robert W., US Department of Transportation, "Kansas State University Transportation Center: High Priority Demonstration (HPD) Project."

Peterman, Robert J., and Esmaeily, Asadollah, Kansas Department of Transportation, $67,850, "Evaluation and Long-Term Monitoring of the Time-Dependent Characteristics of Self- Consolidating Concrete in an Instrumented Kansas Presetressed Concrete Bridge."

Russell, Eugene R.,Babcock, Michael W. (Economics), Dissanayake, Sunanda, Hossain, Mustaque A., Landman, E. Dean, Leatherman, John C. (Agricultural Economics), Rys, Malgorzata J. (Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), and Stokes, Robert W., US Department of Transportation, "Kansas State University Transportation Center: High Priority Demonstration (HPD) Project."

Stokes, Robert W.,Babcock, Michael W. (Economics), Dissanayake, Sunanda, Hossain, Mustaque A., Landman, E. Dean, Leatherman, John C. (Agricultural Economics), Russell, Eugene R., and Rys, Malgorzata J.(Industrial and Manufacturing Systems Engineering), US Department of Transportation, $300,000, "Kansas State University Transportation Center: High Priority Demonstration (HPD) Project."

COMPUTING AND INFORMATION SCIENCES
Caragea, Doina,Das, Sanjoy (Electrical and Computer Engineering), and Welch, Stephen M.(Agronomy), National Science Foundation, $34,073, "Cyberinfrastructure Implementation for Genotype to Phenotype Research."

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Das, Sanjoy,Caragea, Doina (Computing and Information Sciences), and Welch, Stephen M.(Agronomy), National Science Foundation, $34,073, "Cyberinfrastructure Implementation for Genotype to Phenotype Research."

INDUSTRIAL AND MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Rys, Malgorzata J.,Babcock, Michael W. (Economics), Dissanayake, Sunanda (Civil Engineering), Hossain, Mustaque A. (Civil Engineering), Landman, E. Dean (Civil Engineering), Leatherman, John C. (Agricultural Economics), Russell, Eugene R. (Civil Engineering), and Stokes, Robert W.(Civil Engineering), US Department of Transportation, "Kansas State University Transportation Center: High Priority Demonstration (HPD) Project."

COLLEGE OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND DIETETICS
Canter, Deborah D.,American Dietetic Association, $5,000, "Entrepreneurship in Action: Revenue Generation in Health Care Food and Nutrition Services."

HUMAN NUTRITION
Haub, Mark D.,NutriJoy, Inc., $50,000, "Sports Beverages on Sweat Electrolytes, Perceived Exertion, and Taste."

Haub, Mark D.,World Class Emprise, $17,200, "Memorandum of Agreement."

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES
DeLuccie, Mary L.,US Department of Agriculture, $292, "Federal Aid in Support of the Child and Adult Care Food Program."

COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Freeman, Lisa C.,Kansas State Olathe Innovation Campus, $3,480, "Pathways to Public Health (K-State Olathe Match)."

CLINICAL SCIENCES
Thomson, Daniel U.,US Department of Agriculture, $18,365, "Effectiveness of Different Caliber of Firearms on Penetration of the Frontal Bone and Amount of Brain Matter Destruction of Feedlot Cattle (Ben Wileman, Grad Student)."

DEAN OF VETERINARY MEDICAL CENTER
Richardson, Ralph C.,Kansas State University Foundation, $27,115, "Professorships/Chairs."

DIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE/PATHOBIOLOGY
Ganta, Roman Reddy R.,US Department of Health and Human Services, $328,500, "Vector and Host Contributions to the Regulation of E. chaffeensis Gene Expression."

Richt, Juergen,US Department of Health and Human Services, $430,262, "Pathogenesis, Transmission and Detection of Zoonotic Prion Diseases."

KANSAS COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE

KANSAS FOREST SERVICE
Biles, Larry E.,Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, $200,000, "On Professional Riparian Forestry Service."

SOUTHWEST AREA OFFICE
Hartman, Paul D.,Multisponsor, $2,520, "Chemical Evaluation."

OFFICE OF THE PROVOST

CENTER FOR ENGAGEMENT AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Kahl, Daniel W.,Procter, David E., and Tolar, Mary H.(School of Leadership Studies), US Department of Agriculture, "Environmental Leadership Interdisciplinary Curriculum to Address Water Resources."

Procter, David E.,Morris K. Udall Foundation, $2,839, "Missouri River Ecosystem Restoration Plan."

Procter, David E.,Kahl, Daniel W., and Tolar, Mary H.(School of Leadership Studies), US Department of Agriculture, $114,000, "Environmental Leadership Interdisciplinary Curriculum to Address Water Resources."

SCHOOL OF LEADERSHIP STUDIES
Tolar, Mary H.,Kahl, Daniel W. (Center for Engagement and Community Development), and Procter, David E.(Center for Engagement and Community Development), US Department of Agriculture, "Environmental Leadership Interdisciplinary Curriculum to Address Water Resources."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR RESEARCH

NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL BIOSECURITY CENTER
Tafanelli, Lee E., and Vanier, Martha A., US Department of Defense, "Enabling Technologies for Detecting, Characterizing and Modeling Bioagents in Military Food Rations."

Vanier, Martha A., and Tafanelli, Lee E., US Department of Defense, $1,460,000, "Enabling Technologies for Detecting, Characterizing and Modeling Bioagents in Military Food Rations."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT LIFE AND DEAN OF STUDENTS

EDUCATIONAL AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
Cortez, Anita R., and Bosco, Pat J., Kansas State University Foundation, $50,000, "Edgerley-Franklin Urban Leadership Scholars Program."