Research Awards, May 2012

COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS
Dalton, Timothy J.,US Department of Agriculture, $24,503, "Collaborative Research Support Program, Board of International Food and Agriculture (BIFAD) Review."

AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER-HAYS
Stahlman, Phillip W.,Multi-Sponsor, $33,800, "Weed Research."

Stahlman, Phillip W., and Dille, Johanna A.(Agronomy), US Department of Agriculture, $60,000, "Agronomic Practices and Genetic Mechanisms Leading to Evolution and Spread of Glyphosate Resistance in Kochia."

AGRONOMY
Dille, Johanna A., and Stahlman, Phillip W.(Agricultural Research Center- Hays), US Department of Agriculture, $140,000, "Agronomic Practices and Genetic Mechanisms Leading to Evolution and Spread of Glyphosate Resistance in Kochia."

Fick, Walter H., Multi-Sponsor, $7,500, "Range and Pasture Brush and Weed Hettiarachchi, Ganga M.,Mengel, David B., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Iogen Energy Corporation, "Evaluation of Fertilizer Equivalent Value of Cellulosic Ethanol Waste Stream at Field Conditions."

Janssen, Keith A.,Shoup, Douglas E., and Thompson, Curtis R., Multi- Sponsor, "Field Herbicidal Evaluations."

Knapp, Mary C., and Staggenborg, Scott A., National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration, "Weather Date Library Data Sets."

Mengel, David B.,Hettiarachchi, Ganga M., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Iogen Energy Corporation, "Evaluation of Fertilizer Equivalent Value of Cellulosic Ethanol Waste Stream at Field Conditions."

Mengel, David B., and Holman, Johnathon D.(Southwest Research Extension Center), The United Sorghum Checkoff Program Board, $20,000, "Enhancing Sorghum Nitrogen Use Efficiency through Fertilzer Management."

Pagadala, P. V. Vara,US Department of Transportation, $2,000, "Breeding and Testing of New Switchgrass Cultivars for Increased Biomass Production in Oklahoma, Arkansas, Texas and Kansas."

Peterson, Dallas E.,Monsanto Company, $10,080, "Service Order #36 DTS Systems Recommendations for Conventional Tillage in the Midwest."

Poland, Jesse A., and Leslie, John F.(Plant Pathology), Monsanto Company, "Monsanto Beachell-Borlaug International Scholars Program (Mr. Jared I. Crain's PhD Study)."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Hettiarachchi, Ganga M., and Mengel, David B., Iogen Energy Corporation, $59,804, "Evaluation of Fertilizer Equivalent Value of Cellulosic Ethanol Waste Stream at Field Conditions."

Staggenborg, Scott A., and Knapp, Mary C., National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration, $45,262, "Weather Date Library Data Sets."

Thompson, Curtis R.,Monsanto Company, $18,585, "Service Order No. 37 - Kochia Control in Wheat Stubble after Wheat Harvest."

Thompson, Curtis R.,Janssen, Keith A., and Shoup, Douglas E., Multi- Sponsor, $24,250, "Field Herbicidal Evaluations."

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

Bradford, Barry J., and Smith, John F., Elanco Animal Health, $18,500, "Can rbST Mitigate the Metabolic Consequences of Inflammation?."

Drouillard, James S.,Kent Nutrition Group, $39,960, "Fixed Price Agreement: Effect of the 28 Day Preharvest Feeding of BoVantage/Optaflexx Combination on the Performance, Health and Carcass Merit of Finishing Beef Heifers."

Gonzalez, John M.,Houser, Terry A., and Unruh, John A., National Cattlemen's Beef Association, "Color and Flavor Stability of Beef Gluteus Medius as Influenced by Postmortem Aging Time and Blade Tenderization."

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

Houser, Terry A.,Gonzalez, John M., and Unruh, John A., National Cattlemen's Beef Association, $37,935, "Color and Flavor Stability of Beef Gluteus Medius as Influenced by Postmortem Aging Time and Blade Tenderization."

Lee, Charles D.,US Department of the Interior, $13,000, "Prairie Dog Population and Habitat Monitoring in Support of Reintroduction of Black-footed Ferret in Kansas."

Smith, John F., and Bradford, Barry J., Elanco Animal Health, "Can rbST Mitigate the Metabolic Consequences of Inflammation?."

Unruh, John A.,Gonzalez, John M., and Houser, Terry A., National Cattlemen's Beef Association, "Color and Flavor Stability of Beef Gluteus Medius as Influenced by Postmortem Aging Time and Blade Tenderization."

Unruh, John A.,Boyle, Elizabeth, Houser, Terry A., and Hunt, Melvin C., National Cattlemen's Beef Association, $40,707, "Color Stability and Sensory Properties of Premium Ground Beef."

ENTOMOLOGY
Cloyd, Raymond A.,Phillips, Thomas W., Reese, John C., and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Multi-Sponsor, "Chemical Control of Insect Pests of Corn and Other Field Crops, Small Grain and Forage."

McCornack, Brian P., and Reese, John C., North Central Soybean Research Program, $55,000, "Soybean Aphid Management, Resistance and Outreach in the North Central Region."

Park, Yoonseong,US Department of Health and Human Services, $293,040, "Signaling Pathways for Tick Salivary Secretion."

Phillips, Thomas W.,Cloyd, Raymond A., Reese, John C., and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Multi-Sponsor, $21,100, "Chemical Control of Insect Pests of Corn and Other Field Crops, Small Grain and Forage."

Reese, John C.,Cloyd, Raymond A., Phillips, Thomas W., and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Multi-Sponsor, "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, "Soybean Aphid Management, Resistance and Outreach in the North Central Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J.,Cloyd, Raymond A., Phillips, Thomas W., and Reese, John C., Multi-Sponsor, "Chemical Control of Insect Pests of Corn and Other Field Crops, Small Grain and Forage."

GRAIN SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY
Maier, Dirk E.,Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $45,000, "Renovation of Multi- purpose Room - International Grains Program Support Project."

NORTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Aiken, Robert M.,Monsanto Company, $7,500, "Service Order #35 (Corn) - High pH Testing in the Western Corn Belt."

Aiken, Robert M.,Monsanto Company, $69,300, "Service Order Number 32."

PLANT PATHOLOGY
Bockus, William W.,US Department of Agriculture, $30,481, "Development of Scab Resistant Wheat Cultivars for Kansas."

Gill, Bikram S., and Sehgal, Sunish K., King Abdulaziz University, $320,000 (includes $320,000 from King Abdulaziz University), "Research Collaboration Agreement and Transfer of KSU Materials to BGI-Hong Kong."

Gill, Bikram S., and Sehgal, Sunish K., King Abdulaziz University, $320,000, "Wheat Genome Analysis."

Jardine, Douglas J.,US Department of Agriculture, $2,778, "Integrated Management of Oomycete Diseases of Soybean and other Crop Plants."

Leslie, John F., and Poland, Jesse A.(Agronomy), Monsanto Company, $199,977, "Monsanto Beachell-Borlaug International Scholars Program (Mr. Jared I. Crain's PhD Study)."

Leslie, John F., and Toomajian, Christopher, US Department of Agriculture, $42,440, "Fungal Genes that Limit or Prevent the Growth of Gibberella Zeae."

Sehgal, Sunish K., and Gill, Bikram S., King Abdulaziz University, "Research Collaboration Agreement and Transfer of KSU Materials to BGI-Hong Kong."

Sehgal, Sunish K., and Gill, Bikram S., King Abdulaziz University, "Wheat Genome Analysis."

Toomajian, Christopher, and Leslie, John F., US Department of Agriculture, "Fungal Genes that Limit or Prevent the Growth of Gibberella Zeae."

Whitfield, Anna E.,National Science Foundation, $198,171, "CAREER: Molecular Mechanisms of Virus-Vector Interactions."

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

Holman, Johnathon D., and Mengel, David B.(Agronomy), The United Sorghum Checkoff Program Board, $20,000, "Enhancing Sorghum Nitrogen Use Efficiency through Fertilzer Management."

Schlegel, Alan J., and Holman, Johnathon D., Multi-Sponsor, $2,000, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Research for Western Kansas."

Schlegel, Alan J.,Syngenta Seeds, Inc., $131,520, "Research Testing Project - Influence of Agrisure Artesian ™ Water-optimization Alleles on Hybrid Performance and Response to Plant Density and Water Regime."

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

BIOCHEMISTRY
Chen, Jianhan,Schultz, Bruce D. (Anatomy and Physiology), and Tomich, John M., US Department of Health and Human Services, "Model Synthetic Channel Durrett, Timothy P.,National Science Foundation, $111,476, "Elucidating the Molecular Basis for the Unusual Substrate Specificity of an Acetyltransferase that Synthesizes Reduced-Viscosity Oils."

Tomich, John M.,Chen, Jianhan, and Schultz, Bruce D.(Anatomy and Physiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, $268,973, "Model Synthetic Channel Assemblies."

Zolkiewski, Michal,Dystonia Medical Research Foundation, $32,500, "A Yeast Expression System to Uncover Fundamental Aspects of TorsinA Function."

BIOLOGY
Blair, John M.,National Science Foundation, $159,999, "Konza Prairie LTER VI: Grassland Dynamics and Long-Term Trajectories of Change."

Johnson, Loretta C.,Nelson, Richard G. (Chemical Engineering), Wang, Donghai (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), and Yuan, Wenqiao(Biological and Agricultural Engineering), US Department of Transportation, $15,000, "Evaluation of the Potential of Big Bluestem for Biofuel Production."

Schrick, Kathrin,National Science Foundation, $210,244, "The Impact of Sterol Biogenesis on Cellulose Synthesis in Higher Plants."

Spooner, Brian S.,Kansas State University Foundation, $81,500, "Cancer Center Core."

CHEMISTRY
Hua, Duy H.,Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation & Institute for the Study o, $4,000, "Tricyclic Pyrone Compounds and Axonal Trafficking Dysfunction in AD."

GEOGRAPHY
Daniels, Melinda,US Environmental Protection Agency, $12,217, "EPA STAR Fellowship (Mehl)."

Goodin, Douglas G.,US Department of Defense, $87,397, "Mapping Especiallly Dangerous Pathogens in Ukraine."

GEOLOGY
Datta, Saugata,US Department of Energy, $10,000, "Prototyping and Testing a New Volumetric Curvature Tool for Modeling Reservoir Compartments and Leakage Pathways in the Arbuckle Saline Aquifer: Reducing Uncertainty in CO2 Storage and Permanence."

KINESIOLOGY
Barstow, Thomas J.,Day, Dwight D. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Kuhn, William B. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Natarajan, Balasubramaniam (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Sobering, Timothy J. (Vice President Electronics Design Laboratory), and Warren, Steven(Electrical and Computer Engineering), Kansas Board of Regents, $10,900, "Biosensor Networks and Telecommunication Subsystems for Long- duration Missions, EVA Suits, and Robotic Precursor Scout Missions."

MATHEMATICS
Albin, Nathan,US Air Force, $30,000, "MIMO Radar Clutter Modeling."

Reznikoff, Sarah,National Science Foundation, $156,595, "Graph C*-Algebras, Special Subalgebras, and Applications."

MUSIC
Yu Oppenheim, Julie,Master Teacher, Inc., $15,950, "Summer Choral Institute."

PHYSICS
Corwin, Kristan L., and Washburn, Brian R., US Air Force, $189,000, "Direct Spectroscopy in Hollow Optical Fiber with Fiber-based Optical Frequency Combs."

Sayre, Eleanor C.,National Science Foundation, $88,237, "Collaborative Research: Developing a Tool for Teachers to Assess Real-Time Learning and Forgetting in Large Classes."

Sorensen, Christopher M.,Beck, B. Terry (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Eckels, Steven J. (Institute for Environmental Research), and Hosni, Mohammad H.(Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), US Department of Energy, $61,231, "Development of a Water Based, Critical Flow, Non-Vapor Compression Cooling Cycle."

Washburn, Brian R., and Corwin, Kristan L., US Air Force, "Direct Spectroscopy in Hollow Optical Fiber with Fiber-based Optical Frequency Combs."

SOCIOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY, AND SOCIAL WORK
Sanderson, Matthew R.,Rural Sociological Society, $1,000, "Mexican Immigration in Rural New Destinations."

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

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

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

Kramer, Bradley A.,Case, Scott A., Jones, Taylor S., and Tucker, Jeffrey W., Multi-Sponsor, $165,000, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."

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

BIOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
Brokesh, Edwin L.,US Department of Energy, $61,232, "IBSAL Simulation Work for High-Tonnage Logistics Project."

Wang, Donghai,Johnson, Loretta C. (Biology), Nelson, Richard G. (Chemical Engineering), and Yuan, Wenqiao, US Department of Transportation, $45,000, "Evaluation of the Potential of Big Bluestem for Biofuel Production."

Yuan, Wenqiao,Johnson, Loretta C. (Biology), Nelson, Richard G. (Chemical Engineering), and Wang, Donghai, US Department of Transportation, "Evaluation of the Potential of Big Bluestem for Biofuel Production."

CENTER FOR HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCE RESEARCH
Leven, Blase A.,US Department of Defense, $35,500, "Evaluations for Airburst Non- lethal Weapon System Program."

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Nelson, Richard G.,Johnson, Loretta C. (Biology), Wang, Donghai (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), and Yuan, Wenqiao(Biological and Agricultural Engineering), US Department of Transportation, $15,000, "Evaluation of the Potential of Big Bluestem for Biofuel Production."

CIVIL ENGINEERING
Mladenov, Natalie,National Science Foundation, $12,710, "International Planning Visit: Investigating the Interactions Between Dissolved Organic Matter, Microbial Communities, and Arsenic Biogeochemistry in Groundwater of a Pristine Delt."

Stokes, Robert W.,US Department of Transportation, $28,000, "Traffic Assistance Services for Kansas (TASK) Program (FY 2012 - 2014)."

DEAN OF ENGINEERING
English, John R., Kansas State University Foundation, "Professor Research ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Day, Dwight D.,Barstow, Thomas J. (Kinesiology), Gruenbacher, Don M., Kuhn, William B., Natarajan, Balasubramaniam, Sobering, Timothy J. (Vice President Electronics Design Laboratory), and Warren, Steven, Kansas Board of Regents, "Biosensor Networks and Telecommunication Subsystems for Long- duration Missions, EVA Suits, and Robotic Precursor Scout Missions."

Gruenbacher, Don M.,Barstow, Thomas J. (Kinesiology), Day, Dwight D., Kuhn, William B., Natarajan, Balasubramaniam, Sobering, Timothy J. (Vice President Electronics Design Laboratory), and Warren, Steven, Kansas Board of Regents, "Biosensor Networks and Telecommunication Subsystems for Long- duration Missions, EVA Suits, and Robotic Precursor Scout Missions."

Kuhn, William B.,Barstow, Thomas J. (Kinesiology), Day, Dwight D., Gruenbacher, Don M., Natarajan, Balasubramaniam, Sobering, Timothy J. (Vice President Electronics Design Laboratory), and Warren, Steven, Kansas Board of Regents, $40,875, "Biosensor Networks and Telecommunication Subsystems for Long- duration Missions, EVA Suits, and Robotic Precursor Scout Missions."

Mirafzal, Behrooz,National Science Foundation, $111,468, "Integrated Micro-Boost Inverter for Photovoltaic Energy Conversion Appliations."

Natarajan, Balasubramaniam,Barstow, Thomas J. (Kinesiology), Day, Dwight D., Gruenbacher, Don M., Kuhn, William B., Sobering, Timothy J. (Vice President Electronics Design Laboratory), and Warren, Steven, Kansas Board of Regents, "Biosensor Networks and Telecommunication Subsystems for Long-duration Missions, EVA Suits, and Robotic Precursor Scout Missions."

Warren, Steven,Barstow, Thomas J. (Kinesiology), Day, Dwight D., Gruenbacher, Don M., Kuhn, William B., Natarajan, Balasubramaniam, and Sobering, Timothy J.(Vice President Electronics Design Laboratory), Kansas Board of Regents, "Biosensor Networks and Telecommunication Subsystems for Long-duration Missions, EVA Suits, and Robotic Precursor Scout Missions."

INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH
Eckels, Steven J.,Beck, B. Terry (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Hosni, Mohammad H. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), and Sorensen, Christopher M.(Physics), US Department of Energy, $91,846, "Development of a Water Based, Critical Flow, Non-Vapor Compression Cooling Cycle."

McCullough, Elizabeth A.,Occupational Safety and Health Council, $5,198, "Manikin Evaluation of Personal Cooling Systems - Part II."

MECHANICAL AND NUCLEAR ENGINEERING
Beck, B. Terry,Eckels, Steven J. (Institute for Environmental Research), Hosni, Mohammad H., and Sorensen, Christopher M.(Physics), US Department of Energy, "Development of a Water Based, Critical Flow, Non-Vapor Compression Cooling Cycle."

Hosni, Mohammad H.,Beck, B. Terry, Eckels, Steven J. (Institute for Environmental Research), and Sorensen, Christopher M.(Physics), US Department of Energy, $153,077, "Development of a Water Based, Critical Flow, Non-Vapor Compression Cooling Cycle."

Hosni, Mohammad H., and Reinert, Dana M.(Dean of Human Ecology), US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, $29,994, "Curriculum Modules for Nuclear Engineering: Corrosion and Radiation Effects on Electronic Materials."

Wang, Youqi,US Department of Defense, $100,000, "Ballistic Strength and Optimal Design of Single and Multi-Layer 3-D Fabrics."

Wang, Youqi, and Xin, Xiao J., US Department of Defense, $50,000, "Ballistic Strength of Multi-layer Fabric System with Through-the-thickness Reinforcement."

Xin, Xiao J., and Wang, Youqi, US Department of Defense, "Ballistic Strength of Multi-layer Fabric System with Through-the-thickness Reinforcement."

COLLEGE OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

DEAN OF HUMAN ECOLOGY
Reinert, Dana M., and Hosni, Mohammad H.(Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, "Curriculum Modules for Nuclear Engineering: Corrosion and Radiation Effects on Electronic Materials."

HUMAN NUTRITION
Adhikari, Koushik,National Cattlemen's Beef Association, $7,898, "Collaborator 2 - Sensory Flavor Analysis of Beef Steaks."

Melgarejo, L Tonatiuh,Center for Animal Health Innovation, $258,516, "Water Buffalo Host Defense Peptides as a Novel Class of Natural Antibiotics for the Treatment of Mastitis in Dairy Cattle."

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES
DeLuccie, Mary L.,US Department of Agriculture, $1,459, "Federal Aid in Support of the Child and Adult Care Food Program."

Sellers, Debra,US Department of Health and Human Services, $5,524, "Kansas Optimizing Health Program (KOHP) Integration to KSRE System."

COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Kenney, Michael J., and Davis, Elizabeth G.(Clinical Sciences), US Department of Health and Human Services, $21,670, "Short-Term Training Students in Health Professional Schools."

Schultz, Bruce D.,Chen, Jianhan (Biochemistry), and Tomich, John M.(Biochemistry), US Department of Health and Human Services, $29,886, "Model Synthetic Channel Assemblies."

CLINICAL SCIENCES
Anderson, David E.,Mosier, Derek A. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and White, Bradley J., Intervet, Inc., $109,812, "Determination of the Potential Mitigation of Inflammatory Factors in Bovine Respiratory Disease through use of Florfenicol and Flunixin Meglumine."

Davis, Elizabeth G., and Kenney, Michael J.(Anatomy and Physiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, $21,670, "Short-Term Training Students in Health Professional Schools."

Higginbotham, Mary Lynn, and McCaw, Dudley, BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc., "An Open-Label, Non-Randomized, Single Dose Exploratory Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of Clostridium novhi-NT Spores in Spontaneous Canine Tumors Receiving Radiation Therapy."

Larson, Robert L., and White, Bradley J., Pfizer, Inc., "Research Protocol Agreement: Creation of User Specific BVD Decision Tool."

McCaw, Dudley, and Higginbotham, Mary Lynn, BioMed Valley Discoveries, Inc., $432,169, "An Open-Label, Non-Randomized, Single Dose Exploratory Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of Clostridium novhi-NT Spores in Spontaneous Canine Tumors Receiving Radiation Therapy."

Schermerhorn, Thomas, and Davis, Elizabeth G., Morris Animal Foundation, $4,000, "Measurement of Serum Toxicity in Critically Ill Dogs (Misty Yancey)."

White, Bradley J.,Anderson, David E., and Mosier, Derek A.(Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Intervet, Inc., "Determination of the Potential Mitigation of Inflammatory Factors in Bovine Respiratory Disease through use of Florfenicol and Flunixin Meglumine."

White, Bradley J., and Larson, Robert L., Pfizer, Inc., $62,079, "Research Protocol Agreement: Creation of User Specific BVD Decision Tool."

DIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE/PATHOBIOLOGY
Dryden, Michael W., and Payne, Patricia A., Intervet, Inc., $56,705, "Efficacy of Activyl Applied to Cats against the Adult Cat Flea, Ctenocephalides felis, Flea Eggs and Adult Flea Emergence."

Hanlon, Cathleen A.,Pfizer, Inc., "Service Protocol Agreement: Serology Evaluation of Compatibility of Equine West Nile, Eastern, Western, Tetanus and Killed Rabies Vaccine."

Mosier, Derek A.,Anderson, David E. (Clinical Sciences), and White, Bradley J.(Clinical Sciences), Intervet, Inc., "Determination of the Potential Mitigation of Inflammatory Factors in Bovine Respiratory Disease through use of Florfenicol and Flunixin Meglumine."

Payne, Patricia A., and Dryden, Michael W., Intervet, Inc., "Efficacy of Activyl Applied to Cats against the Adult Cat Flea, Ctenocephalides felis, Flea Eggs and Adult Flea Emergence."

Scott, Harvey M.,US Department of Agriculture, $18,757, "Novel Pre-Harvest Interventions to Protect Antimicrobials of Critical Importance in Human and Veterinary Medicine."

VETERINARY DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY
Hanlon, Cathleen A.,Pfizer, Inc., $26,130, "Service Protocol Agreement: Serology Evaluation of Compatibility of Equine West Nile, Eastern, Western, Tetanus and Killed Rabies Vaccine."

KANSAS COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE

AGRONOMY
Shoup, Douglas E.,Janssen, Keith A., and Thompson, Curtis R., Multi- Sponsor, "Field Herbicidal Evaluations."

FOUR-H YOUTH DEVELOPMENT
Gerhard, Gary W.,US Department of Agriculture, $2,000, "4-H and Fish and Wildlife Service GIS Mapping Project."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR RESEARCH

VICE PRESIDENT ELECTRONICS DESIGN LABORATORY
Sobering, Timothy J.,Barstow, Thomas J. (Kinesiology), Day, Dwight D. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Kuhn, William B. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), Natarajan, Balasubramaniam (Electrical and Computer Engineering), and Warren, Steven(Electrical and Computer Engineering), Kansas Board of Regents, $2,725, "Biosensor Networks and Telecommunication Subsystems for Long-duration Missions, EVA Suits, and Robotic Precursor Scout Missions."