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Research Awards, November, 2014

 

COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS
Barnaby Jr, Glenn A., and Hadley, Gregg L. (Agriculture and Natural Resources), US Department of Agriculture, "2014 Farm Bill - Producer Education - Kansas State University Extension Services."

AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER-HAYS
Obour, Augustine K.,Perumal, Ramasamy, Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), and Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $34,034, "Evaluating Nitrogen and Iron Use Efficiency in Advanced Sorghum Lines."

Perumal, Ramasamy,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), and Little, Christopher R. (Plant Pathology), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $99,000, "Development of Sorghum Germplasm with Enhanced Drought Tolerance and Higher Grain Yield."

Perumal, Ramasamy,Obour, Augustine K., Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), and Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Evaluating Nitrogen and Iron Use Efficiency in Advanced Sorghum Lines."

Perumal, Ramasamy,Little, Christopher R. (Plant Pathology), and Tesso, Tesfaye (Agronomy), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $3,987, "Germplasm Screening, Host-Plant Interactions, and Inoculation Techniques for Sorghum Stalk Rot Diseases in Kansas."

Perumal, Ramasamy,Pagadala, P. V. Vara (Agronomy), and Tesso, Tesfaye (Agronomy), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $10,400, "Improving Yield Potential of Grain Sorghum through Drought and Heat Tolerance."

Perumal, Ramasamy,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Pagadala, P. V. Vara (Agronomy), Price, Kevin (Agronomy), Tesso, Tesfaye (Agronomy), and Van Der Merwe, Deon (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Remote Sensing Screening Tools for Sorghum Breeding Programs."

AGRONOMY
Adee, Eric A.,Ciampitti, Ignacio, Cramer, Gary L., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Best Management Practices for Top-Yields in Sorghum."

Adee, Eric A.,Maddux, Larry D., Marsh, Brian H., Nelson, Nathan O., and Pierzynski, Gary M., Multi-Sponsor, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Ciampitti, Ignacio,Adee, Eric A., Cramer, Gary L., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $16,725, "Best Management Practices for Top-Yields in Sorghum."

Ciampitti, Ignacio,Roozeboom, Kraig L., and Thompson, Curtis R., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $12,188, "Sorghum Production Schools for Kansas."

Cramer, Gary L.,Adee, Eric A., Ciampitti, Ignacio, and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Best Management Practices for Top-Yields in Sorghum."

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

Jugulam, Mithila,Pagadala, P. V. Vara, and Thompson, Curtis R., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $60,000, "Evaluation of Sorghum Germplasm for Herbicide Tolerance."

Lin, Xiaomao, National Oceanic and Atmosphere Administration, $94,500, "Weather Data Library Data Sets."

Maddux, Larry D.,Adee, Eric A., Marsh, Brian H., Nelson, Nathan O., and Pierzynski, Gary M., Multi-Sponsor, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Marsh, Brian H.,Adee, Eric A., Maddux, Larry D., Nelson, Nathan O., and Pierzynski, Gary M., Multi-Sponsor, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Nelson, Nathan O.,Adee, Eric A., Maddux, Larry D., Marsh, Brian H., and Pierzynski, Gary M., Multi-Sponsor, $38,050, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Pagadala, P. V. Vara,Little, Christopher R., Roozeboom, Kraig L., and Tesso, Tesfaye, Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Breeding Sorghum for Improved Production and Utilization."

Pagadala, P. V. Vara,Jugulam, Mithila, and Thompson, Curtis R., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Evaluation of Sorghum Germplasm for Herbicide Tolerance."

Pagadala, P. V. Vara,Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), and Tesso, Tesfaye, Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $41,600, "Improving Yield Potential of Grain Sorghum through Drought and Heat Tolerance."

Pagadala, P. V. Vara,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Price, Kevin, Tesso, Tesfaye, and Van Der Merwe, Deon (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Remote Sensing Screening Tools for Sorghum Breeding Programs."

Pierzynski, Gary M.,Adee, Eric A., Maddux, Larry D., Marsh, Brian H., and Nelson, Nathan O., Multi-Sponsor, "Soil Fertility and Soil Management Investigations."

Price, Kevin,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Pagadala, P. V. Vara, Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Tesso, Tesfaye, and Van Der Merwe, Deon (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Remote Sensing Screening Tools for Sorghum Breeding Programs."

Roozeboom, Kraig L.,Little, Christopher R., Pagadala, P. V. Vara, and Tesso, Tesfaye, Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Breeding Sorghum for Improved Production and Utilization."

Roozeboom, Kraig L.,Ciampitti, Ignacio, and Thompson, Curtis R., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Sorghum Production Schools for Kansas."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Adee, Eric A., Ciampitti, Ignacio, and Cramer, Gary L., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Best Management Practices for Top-Yields in Sorghum."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), and Schlegel, Alan J. (Southwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $7,293, "Evaluating Nitrogen and Iron Use Efficiency in Advanced Sorghum Lines."

Stamm, Michael J., US Department of Agriculture, $210,000, "Development and Management of Canola in the Great Plains."

Tesso, Tesfaye,Little, Christopher R., Pagadala, P. V. Vara, and Roozeboom, Kraig L., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $89,700, "Breeding Sorghum for Improved Production and Utilization."

Tesso, Tesfaye,Little, Christopher R. (Plant Pathology), and Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $3,987, "Germplasm Screening, Host-Plant Interactions, and Inoculation Techniques for Sorghum Stalk Rot Diseases in Kansas."

Tesso, Tesfaye,Pagadala, P. V. Vara, and Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Improving Yield Potential of Grain Sorghum through Drought and Heat Tolerance."

Tesso, Tesfaye,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Pagadala, P. V. Vara, Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Price, Kevin, and Van Der Merwe, Deon (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $32,400, "Remote Sensing Screening Tools for Sorghum Breeding Programs."

Thompson, Curtis R.,Jugulam, Mithila, and Pagadala, P. V. Vara, Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Evaluation of Sorghum Germplasm for Herbicide Tolerance."

Thompson, Curtis R.,Ciampitti, Ignacio, and Roozeboom, Kraig L., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Sorghum Production Schools for Kansas."

Thompson, Curtis R.,Janssen, Keith A., and Shoup, Douglas E., Multi-Sponsor, $15,000, "Field Herbicidal Evaluations."

ANIMAL SCIENCES AND INDUSTRY
Blasi, Dale A., and Sexten, Andrea K., Merial Limited, $25,200, "Evaluation of the Productivity of a Single Subcutaneous Injection of LongRange in Stocker Calves when Compared to a Positive (Dectomax) and a Negative (Saline) Control."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason, Micronutrients, "Comparing the Effects of Added Zn from IntelliBondr Z or ZnO on Nursery Pig Growth Performance."

Goodband, Robert D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason, Micronutrients, "Comparing the Effects of Added Zn from IntelliBondr Z or ZnO on Nursery Pig Growth Performance."

Odde, Kenneth G., Merck & Company, Inc., $100,000, "Capturing Value from Superior Livestock Data 2014."

Sexten, Andrea K., and Blasi, Dale A., Merial Limited, "Evaluation of the Productivity of a Single Subcutaneous Injection of LongRange in Stocker Calves when Compared to a Positive (Dectomax) and a Negative (Saline) Control."

Tokach, Michael D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Woodworth, Jason, Micronutrients, "Comparing the Effects of Added Zn from IntelliBondr Z or ZnO on Nursery Pig Growth Performance."

Woodworth, Jason,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Tokach, Michael D., Micronutrients, $20,000, "Comparing the Effects of Added Zn from IntelliBondr Z or ZnO on Nursery Pig Growth Performance."

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.,Smith, C. Michael, and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Effect of Chinch Bug Feeding and Drought on Sorghum Stand Establishment and Yield."

Phillips, Thomas W.,Cloyd, Raymond A., Reese, John C., and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Multi-Sponsor, $16,000, "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."

Smith, C. Michael,McCornack, Brian P., and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $22,344, "Effect of Chinch Bug Feeding and Drought on Sorghum Stand Establishment and Yield."

Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J.,McCornack, Brian P., and Smith, C. Michael, Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Effect of Chinch Bug Feeding and Drought on Sorghum Stand Establishment and Yield."

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
Alavi, Sajid,Aldrich, Greg, and Bhadriraju, Subramanyam, Multi-Sponsor, "Grain Science."

Aldrich, Greg,Alavi, Sajid, and Bhadriraju, Subramanyam, Multi-Sponsor, "Grain Science."

Bhadriraju, Subramanyam,Alavi, Sajid, and Aldrich, Greg, Multi-Sponsor, $4,788, "Grain Science."

Campabadal Teran, Carlos,Fowler, Mark, Maier, Dirk E., and O'Neil III, Howard J., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Fowler, Mark,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Maier, Dirk E., and O'Neil III, Howard J., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Maier, Dirk E.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Fowler, Mark, and O'Neil III, Howard J., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $30,000, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

O'Neil III, Howard J.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Fowler, Mark, and Maier, Dirk E., Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

NORTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Aiken, Robert M.,Little, Christopher R. (Plant Pathology), and Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Development of Sorghum Germplasm with Enhanced Drought Tolerance and Higher Grain Yield."

Aiken, Robert M.,Pagadala, P. V. Vara (Agronomy), Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Price, Kevin (Agronomy), Tesso, Tesfaye (Agronomy), and Van Der Merwe, Deon (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $3,600, "Remote Sensing Screening Tools for Sorghum Breeding Programs."

PLANT PATHOLOGY
Akhunov, Eduard D., Heartland Plant Innovations, Inc., $35,000, "Collaborative Research to Enhance the Flavor and Nutrition of Whole Wheat Foods."

Little, Christopher R.,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), and Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Development of Sorghum Germplasm with Enhanced Drought Tolerance and Higher Grain Yield."

Little, Christopher R.,Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), and Tesso, Tesfaye (Agronomy), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $31,894, "Germplasm Screening, Host-Plant Interactions, and Inoculation Techniques for Sorghum Stalk Rot Diseases in Kansas."

Todd, Richard B., Kansas State University Foundation, $15,012, "Cancer Research."

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Schlegel, Alan J.,Obour, Augustine K. (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, $7,293, "Evaluating Nitrogen and Iron Use Efficiency in Advanced Sorghum Lines."

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

BIOCHEMISTRY
Durrett, Timothy P., US Agency for International Development, $33,466, "Targeted Engineering of Brassica juncea Seed Biochemistry to produce Reduced-viscosity Plant Oils for direct use as Biofuel."

BIOLOGY
Blair, John M.,Dodds, Walter K., Joern, Anthony, and Nippert, Jesse B., National Science Foundation, $1,127,000, "LTER: Long-Term Research on Grassland Dynamics - Assessing Sensitivity and Resilience to Global Change."

Clem, Rollie J., and Passarelli, A. Lorena, US Department of Health and Human Services, "Arbovirus Midgut Escape Mechanisms."

Dodds, Walter K.,Blair, John M., Joern, Anthony, and Nippert, Jesse B., National Science Foundation, "LTER: Long-Term Research on Grassland Dynamics - Assessing Sensitivity and Resilience to Global Change."

Joern, Anthony,Blair, John M., Dodds, Walter K., and Nippert, Jesse B., National Science Foundation, "LTER: Long-Term Research on Grassland Dynamics - Assessing Sensitivity and Resilience to Global Change."

Nippert, Jesse B.,Blair, John M., Dodds, Walter K., and Joern, Anthony, National Science Foundation, "LTER: Long-Term Research on Grassland Dynamics - Assessing Sensitivity and Resilience to Global Change."

Passarelli, A. Lorena, and Clem, Rollie J., US Department of Health and Human Services, $658,536, "Arbovirus Midgut Escape Mechanisms."

Tobler, Michael, National Science Foundation, $221,524, "Relicated Ecological Speciation in Extreme Habitats: Patterns, Mechanisms, and Consequences of Multi-Trait Divergence."

Yang, Zhilong, US Department of Health and Human Services, $244,779, "Host Innate Immune Response Induction and Shutoff During Poxvirus Infection."

CHEMISTRY
Aakeroy, Christer B., US Department of Defense, $11,600, "Theory and Experiment of Cocrystals: Principles, Synthesis and Properties."

PHYSICS
Rebello, Nobel S., National Science Foundation, $41,449, "Science Inquiry Using Physical and Virtual Experiments: Systematic Investigation of Issues and Conditions for Learning."

SOCIOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY, AND SOCIAL WORK
Roper, Donna C., Trileaf Corporation, $10,500, "Trileaf Cell Towers Project."

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

DEAN OF EDUCATION
Herrera, Socorro G., and Mercer, Debbie K., Ministry of Education, Ecuador, "Go Teacher Program."

Mercer, Debbie K., and Herrera, Socorro G., Ministry of Education, Ecuador, $6,948,466, "Go Teacher Program."

Shuman, Cindy, National Science Foundation, $88,276, "Evaluation Services, Track 1 Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR)."

Shuman, Cindy, National Science Foundation, $30,000, "Track-2: The Smart MATerial Design, Analysis, and Processing (SMATDAP) Consortium: Building Next-generation Polymers and the Tools to Accelerate Cost-effective Commericial Production Accelerate Cost-effective Commercial Production - Evaluation."

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

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

Kramer, Bradley A.,Jones, Taylor S., and Tucker, Jeffrey W., Multi-Sponsor, $150,000, "Advanced Manufacturing Institute - Manufacturing Learning Center."

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

CIVIL ENGINEERING
Dissanayake, Sunanda, and Fitzsimmons, Eric J., Kansas Department of Transportation, "Demonstration and Development of an Implementation Plan to Integrate the United States Road Assessment Program (USRAP) into Existing Kansas Highway Safety Programs."

Fitzsimmons, Eric J., and Dissanayake, Sunanda, Kansas Department of Transportation, $49,999, "Demonstration and Development of an Implementation Plan to Integrate the United States Road Assessment Program (USRAP) into Existing Kansas Highway Safety Programs."

Fitzsimmons, Eric J., Transportation Research Board, $24,939, "NCHRP 03-111 Effectiveness of Work Zone Transportation Management Plan Strategies."

Stokes, Robert W., US Department of Transportation, $100,000, "Traffic Assistance Services for Kansas (TASK) Program (FY 2015 - 2017)."

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Gruenbacher, Don M., and Schulz, Noel N., Kansas State University Foundation, "Power Affiliates."

Schulz, Noel N., and Gruenbacher, Don M., Kansas State University Foundation, $27,337, "Power Affiliates."

INDUSTRIAL AND MANUFACTURING SYSTEMS ENGINEERING
Ben-Arieh, David H., Via Christi Regional Medical Center, Inc., $57,283, "Throughput Enhancement in the Mercy Emergency Department."

KANSAS INDUSTRIAL EXTENSION SERVICES
Hanson, Brian R., and Snead, Bruce C., US Environmental Protection Agency, "Radon Projects for Kansas."

Snead, Bruce C., and Hanson, Brian R., US Environmental Protection Agency, $150,000, "Radon Projects for Kansas."

MECHANICAL AND NUCLEAR ENGINEERING
Geuther, Jeffrey A.,McGregor, Douglas S., Roberts, Jeremy A., and Ugorowski, Philip B., US Department of Energy, "Develop an Active Sensor Array Prototype for Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory."

McGregor, Douglas S.,Geuther, Jeffrey A., Roberts, Jeremy A., and Ugorowski, Philip B., US Department of Energy, $1,680, "Develop an Active Sensor Array Prototype for Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory."

Roberts, Jeremy A.,Geuther, Jeffrey A., McGregor, Douglas S., and Ugorowski, Philip B., US Department of Energy, "Develop an Active Sensor Array Prototype for Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory."

Ugorowski, Philip B.,Geuther, Jeffrey A., McGregor, Douglas S., and Roberts, Jeremy A., US Department of Energy, "Develop an Active Sensor Array Prototype for Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory."

COLLEGE OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

KINESIOLOGY
Behnke, Brad J., American Cancer Society, Inc., $760,000, "Modulation of Tumor Oxygenation to Enhance Radiotherapy."

COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Gehring, Ronette,Apley, Michael D. (Clinical Sciences), and DeDonder, Keith D. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Merial Limited, "A Pharmacokinetic/Pharmacodynamic Investigation of Gamithromysin in the Treatment of Naturally Occurring Bovine Respiratory Disease in Feedlot Cattle Comparing Minimal Inhibitory Concentration and Concentration-time Kill Curve Techniques."

CLINICAL SCIENCES
Apley, Michael D.,DeDonder, Keith D. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Gehring, Ronette (Anatomy and Physiology), Merial Limited, $18,784, "A Pharmacokinetic/Pharmacodynamic Investigation of Gamithromysin in the Treatment of Naturally Occurring Bovine Respiratory Disease in Feedlot Cattle Comparing Minimal Inhibitory Concentration and Concentration-time Kill Curve Techniques."

DIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE/PATHOBIOLOGY
DeDonder, Keith D.,Apley, Michael D. (Clinical Sciences), and Gehring, Ronette (Anatomy and Physiology), Merial Limited, "A Pharmacokinetic/Pharmacodynamic Investigation of Gamithromysin in the Treatment of Naturally Occurring Bovine Respiratory Disease in Feedlot Cattle Comparing Minimal Inhibitory Concentration and Concentration-time Kill Curve Techniques."

Dritz, Steven S.,DeRouchey, Joel M. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Goodband, Robert D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Tokach, Michael D. (Animal Sciences and Industry), and Woodworth, Jason (Animal Sciences and Industry), Micronutrients, "Comparing the Effects of Added Zn from IntelliBondr Z or ZnO on Nursery Pig Growth Performance."

Fang, Ying, Zoetis LLC, $86,085, "In Vitro Evaluation of nsp2TF-mutated PRRS Viruses: Application in Development of Improved Zoetis PRRS Vaccines."

Richt, Juergen, US Department of Homeland Security, $60,000, "The National Center of Excellence for Zoonotic and Animal Disease Defense: Workshops to Coordinate and Enhance the Agro-security Enterprise Phase III."

Sanderson, Michael W., Kansas Department of Agriculture, $24,000, "MOA - A Secure Beef Supply (SBS) Plan for Business Continuity in a Foot and Mouth Disease Outbreak."

Sanderson, Michael W., US Department of Agriculture, $44,000, "A Secure Beef Supply (SBS) Plan for Business Continutity in a Foot and Mouth Disease Outbreak."

Van Der Merwe, Deon,Aiken, Robert M. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Pagadala, P. V. Vara (Agronomy), Perumal, Ramasamy (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Price, Kevin (Agronomy), and Tesso, Tesfaye (Agronomy), Kansas Grain Sorghum Commission, "Remote Sensing Screening Tools for Sorghum Breeding Programs."

KANSAS COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE

AGRICULTURE AND NATURAL RESOURCES
Hadley, Gregg L., and Barnaby Jr, Glenn A. (Agricultural Economics), US Department of Agriculture, $79,545, "2014 Farm Bill - Producer Education - Kansas State University Extension Services."

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

KANSAS FOREST SERVICE
Biles, Larry E., US Environmental Protection Agency, $36,300, "Riparian Forest Management Technical Assistance and Coordination SFY14-SFY16."

OFFICE OF THE PROVOST

OFFICE OF THE PROVOST
Niehoff, Ruth A., Kansas State University Foundation, $8,380, "Spainhour Faculty Chair for KAWSE."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR RESEARCH

NATIONAL AGRICULTURAL BIOSECURITY CENTER
Beardsley, Craig A., and Burton, Kenneth R., US Department of Homeland Security, "Development of Guidance to Ensure a Risk-Informed Planning Process and Appropriate Decision Making for Use by State, Local, Tribal and Territorial (SLTT) Government Entities in Creation of Emergency Operation Plans to Defend Food and Agriculture Infrastructure."

Burton, Kenneth R., and Beardsley, Craig A., US Department of Homeland Security, $23,200, "Development of Guidance to Ensure a Risk-Informed Planning Process and Appropriate Decision Making for Use by State, Local, Tribal and Territorial (SLTT) Government Entities in Creation of Emergency Operation Plans to Defend Food and Agriculture Infrastructure."