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Research Awards, June 2017

COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE

AGRICULTURAL ECONOMICS
Barkley, Andrew P.,Bergtold, Jason S., and Schwab, Benjamin B., Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, $495, "Innovative Educational Experience Enhancements for Students in Introduction to Agricultural Economics."

Bergtold, Jason S.,Barkley, Andrew P., and Schwab, Benjamin B., Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, $510, "Innovative Educational Experience Enhancements for Students in Introduction to Agricultural Economics."

Golden, Bill B.,Foster, Anserd J. (Southwest Area Office), and Kisekka, Isaya (Southwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Corn Commission, $739, "Exploring the Value of Plant Analysis to Enhance Water Use Efficiency in Southwest Kansas."

Golden, Bill B.,Kisekka, Isaya (Southwest Research Extension Center), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), and Sanderson, Matthew R. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), US Department of Agriculture, $147,394, "Sustaining Agriculture through Adaptive Management to Preserve the Ogallala Aquifer under a Changing Climate."

Griffin, Terry W.,Adee, Eric A. (Agronomy), Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $1,499, "The Quest of 100-Bushel Soybean: On-Farm Approach."

Hendricks, Nathan P., National Wildlife Federation, $77,000, "Collaboration Agreement."

Hendricks, Nathan P., and Steward, David R. (Civil Engineering), US Department of Agriculture, $324,946, "Mixed Approaches Towards Effective Collective Management of Groundwater Resources."

Schroeder, Ted C., US Department of Agriculture, $20,000, "External Review of Meat Price Spreads Data Product."

Schwab, Benjamin B.,Barkley, Andrew P., and Bergtold, Jason S., Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities, $495, "Innovative Educational Experience Enhancements for Students in Introduction to Agricultural Economics."

Williams, Jeffery R.,Kluitenberg, Gerard J. (Agronomy), Nelson, Nathan O. (Agronomy), Roozeboom, Kraig L. (Agronomy), and Tomlinson, Peter J. (Agronomy), Kansas Corn Commission, $250, "Cover Crops and Phosphorus Management to Protect Water Quality in Corn-Soybean Rotations."

Yu, Jisang,Harvey, Jagger J. (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), and Leslie, John F. (Plant Pathology), US Agency for International Development, "Feed the Future Innovation Lab for the Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss (Nepal Buy-In)."

AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER-HAYS
Zhang, Guorong, Kansas Wheat Commission, $138,000, "Development of New Hard Red and Hard White Winter Wheat Varieties with Improved Levels of Disease Resistance for Western Kansas."

Zhang, Guorong,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Friebe, Bernd (Plant Pathology), Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), and Gill, Bikram S. (Plant Pathology), Kansas Wheat Commission, $3,000, "Disease Phenotyping: Determining the Reaction of Wheat Lines to Important Diseases."

Zhang, Guorong, Kansas Wheat Commission, $65,000, "Genetic Improvement for Hard White Wheat."

Zhang, Guorong, Kansas Wheat Commission, $43,000, "Pyramiding Wheat Streak Mosaic Virus Resistance Genes and Development of high Temperature Resistance."

AGRONOMY
Adee, Eric A.,Ciampitti, Ignacio, Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Griffin, Terry W. (Agricultural Economics), Lin, Xiaomao, and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $1,499, "The Quest of 100-Bushel Soybean: On-Farm Approach."

Adee, Eric A., Support Funds, $11,900, "AGR Support Funds Experiment Field 26."

Asebedo, Antonio R., VariMax, LLC, $75,000, "Developing Automated Processing Systems for Satellite Based Nitrogen Recommendation Algorithms."

Assefa Mulisa, Yared,Ciampitti, Ignacio, Johnson, Wendy (Entomology), and McCornack, Brian P. (Entomology), Kansas Corn Commission, $2,485, "Corn Management Decision Guiding Website and Mobile App."

Bheemanahallirangappa, Raju,Schapaugh Jr, William T., and SV, Krishna J., Kansas Soybean Commission, $14,000, "High-throughput Platform to Enhance Quality of Beans and Add Value to Kansas Soybean Breeding Program."

Ciampitti, Ignacio, and McCornack, Brian P. (Entomology), Kansas Corn Commission, $16,250, "Beyond the Summer Science Institute - Using Corn in the Curriculum to Advace Inquiry-based Learning."

Ciampitti, Ignacio,Assefa Mulisa, Yared, Johnson, Wendy (Entomology), and McCornack, Brian P. (Entomology), Kansas Corn Commission, $29,820, "Corn Management Decision Guiding Website and Mobile App."

Ciampitti, Ignacio, Kansas Corn Commission, $39,974, "Extension and Applied Research Programs for Kansas Corn Production."

Ciampitti, Ignacio,Rice, Charles W., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Kansas Corn Commission, $9,991, "Soil Health Partnership: Kansas."

Ciampitti, Ignacio,Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $8,918, "2018 K-State Soybean Production Schools for Kansas."

Ciampitti, Ignacio,Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $13,200, "Improving Soybean Yield in the Double Crop Soybean System."

Ciampitti, Ignacio, and Patrignani, Andres, Kansas Soybean Commission, $3,018, "New Technology for Long-Known Challenges: Better Characterizing Soil Moisture Spatial Variability of Soybean-Dominated Landscape Using COSMOS."

Ciampitti, Ignacio,Adee, Eric A., Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Griffin, Terry W. (Agricultural Economics), Lin, Xiaomao, and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $22,479, "The Quest of 100-Bushel Soybean: On-Farm Approach."

Ciampitti, Ignacio, and Foster, Anserd J. (Southwest Area Office), Tessenderlo Kerley, $756, "Effect of Sulfur Fertilization on Corn and Canola Production in Southwest Kansas."

Ciampitti, Ignacio,Alavi, Sajid (Grain Science and Industry), Campabadal Teran, Carlos (Grain Science and Industry), O'Neil III, Howard J. (Grain Science and Industry), and Paulk, Chad B. (Grain Science and Industry), US Soybean Export Council, Inc., $3,610, "USSEC Addendum to Independent Contractor Master Agreement 17KA02U34A."

Cramer, Gary L.,Lollato, Romulo P., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Kansas Wheat Commission, $2,973, "Kansas Yield-Enhancing Strategies (KYES): II. Variety by Management Interactions."

Fritz, Allan K.,Fellers, John P. (Plant Pathology), and Trick, Harold N. (Plant Pathology), Kansas Wheat Commission, $10,000, "Biotech Approaches for Trait Enhancement in Wheat."

Fritz, Allan K.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Friebe, Bernd (Plant Pathology), Gill, Bikram S. (Plant Pathology), and Zhang, Guorong (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Wheat Commission, $3,000, "Disease Phenotyping: Determining the Reaction of Wheat Lines to Important Diseases."

Fritz, Allan K., Kansas Wheat Commission, $50,000, "Implementation of Advanced Breeding Technologies."

Fritz, Allan K., Kansas Wheat Commission, $260,450, "Improvement of Hard Winter Wheat for Kansas."

Fritz, Allan K.,Pagadala, P. V. Vara (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), and SV, Krishna J., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Strategies to Develop Wheat Genotypes to Beat Post-Flowering Heat and Drought Stress."

Fritz, Allan K.,Lollato, Romulo P., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Kansas Wheat Commission, $2,111, "Wheat Nutrient Uptake and Partitioning as Affected by Era of Variety Release and Balanced Nutrition."

Fritz, Allan K.,Akhunov, Eduard D. (Plant Pathology), and Akhunova, Alina (Plant Biotechnology Center), Kansas Wheat Commission, "Whole Exome Re-Sequencing of Grass Species for Wheat Breeding in Kansas."

Fritz, Allan K.,Akhunov, Eduard D. (Plant Pathology), and Poland, Jesse A. (Plant Pathology), US Department of Agriculture, $196,000, "An Integrated Omics Approach to Accelerating Wheat Quality Improvement."

Kluitenberg, Gerard J.,Nelson, Nathan O., Roozeboom, Kraig L., Tomlinson, Peter J., and Williams, Jeffery R. (Agricultural Economics), Kansas Corn Commission, $500, "Cover Crops and Phosphorus Management to Protect Water Quality in Corn-Soybean Rotations."

Knapp, Mary C.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Lollato, Romulo P., and Redmond, Christopher A., Kansas Wheat Commission, $1,000, "Extension Resources for Kansas Wheat Procedures."

Lin, Xiaomao,Adee, Eric A., Ciampitti, Ignacio, Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Griffin, Terry W. (Agricultural Economics), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $1,499, "The Quest of 100-Bushel Soybean: On-Farm Approach."

Lollato, Romulo P.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Knapp, Mary C., and Redmond, Christopher A., Kansas Wheat Commission, $4,000, "Extension Resources for Kansas Wheat Procedures."

Lollato, Romulo P.,Cramer, Gary L., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Kansas Wheat Commission, $38,644, "Kansas Yield-Enhancing Strategies (KYES): II. Variety by Management Interactions."

Lollato, Romulo P.,Fritz, Allan K., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Kansas Wheat Commission, $38,003, "Wheat Nutrient Uptake and Partitioning as Affected by Era of Variety Release and Balanced Nutrition."

Nelson, Nathan O.,Kluitenberg, Gerard J., Roozeboom, Kraig L., Tomlinson, Peter J., and Williams, Jeffery R. (Agricultural Economics), Kansas Corn Commission, $3,000, "Cover Crops and Phosphorus Management to Protect Water Quality in Corn-Soybean Rotations."

Patrignani, Andres, and Ciampitti, Ignacio, Kansas Soybean Commission, $27,162, "New Technology for Long-Known Challenges: Better Characterizing Soil Moisture Spatial Variability of Soybean-Dominated Landscape Using COSMOS."

Peterson, Dallas E., Monsanto Company, $8,400, "Service Order No. 49."

Pierzynski, Gary M.,Middendorf, B. Jan (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), Pagadala, P. V. Vara (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), and Stewart, Zachary P. (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), International Fertilizer Development Center, $40,000, "Sustainable Soil Fertility Prioritization in Sub-Sahara Africa."

Pierzynski, Gary M., Support Funds, $5,750, "Fluid Fertilizer Foundation."

Pierzynski, Gary M.,Lilja, Nina K. (International Agricultural Programs), and Pagadala, P. V. Vara (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), US Agency for International Development, "Innovation Lab on Sustainable Intensification."

Redmond, Christopher A.,DeWolf, Erick D. (Plant Pathology), Knapp, Mary C., and Lollato, Romulo P., Kansas Wheat Commission, $1,000, "Extension Resources for Kansas Wheat Procedures."

Rice, Charles W.,Haag, Lucas A. (Northwest Area Office), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Corn Commission, $2,250, "Evaluation of Soil Health Test to Determine Fertilizer Needs for Corn in Kansas."

Rice, Charles W.,Ciampitti, Ignacio, and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Kansas Corn Commission, $23,977, "Soil Health Partnership: Kansas."

Rice, Charles W.,Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $7,386, "Evaluation of Soil Health Test to Determine Fertilizer Needs for Soybean in Kansas."

Rice, Charles W.,Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Kisekka, Isaya (Southwest Research Extension Center), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), and Sanderson, Matthew R. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), US Department of Agriculture, $386,031, "Sustaining Agriculture through Adaptive Management to Preserve the Ogallala Aquifer under a Changing Climate."

Roozeboom, Kraig L.,Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., and Tomlinson, Peter J., Agronomic Science Foundation, $20,000, "Influence of Cover Crops on Nitrous Oxide Dynamics and Nutrient Stratification in an Established No-Till Wheat-Sorghum-Soybean Cropping System."

Roozeboom, Kraig L.,Kluitenberg, Gerard J., Nelson, Nathan O., Tomlinson, Peter J., and Williams, Jeffery R. (Agricultural Economics), Kansas Corn Commission, $1,000, "Cover Crops and Phosphorus Management to Protect Water Quality in Corn-Soybean Rotations."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Roozeboom, Kraig L., and Tomlinson, Peter J., Agronomic Science Foundation, "Influence of Cover Crops on Nitrous Oxide Dynamics and Nutrient Stratification in an Established No-Till Wheat-Sorghum-Soybean Cropping System."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Haag, Lucas A. (Northwest Area Office), Rice, Charles W., Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Corn Commission, $13,500, "Evaluation of Soil Health Test to Determine Fertilizer Needs for Corn in Kansas."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Ciampitti, Ignacio, and Rice, Charles W., Kansas Corn Commission, $5,994, "Soil Health Partnership: Kansas."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Rice, Charles W., Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $14,773, "Evaluation of Soil Health Test to Determine Fertilizer Needs for Soybean in Kansas."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Cramer, Gary L., and Lollato, Romulo P., Kansas Wheat Commission, $2,973, "Kansas Yield-Enhancing Strategies (KYES): II. Variety by Management Interactions."

Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A.,Fritz, Allan K., and Lollato, Romulo P., Kansas Wheat Commission, $2,111, "Wheat Nutrient Uptake and Partitioning as Affected by Era of Variety Release and Balanced Nutrition."

Schapaugh Jr, William T.,McCornack, Brian P. (Entomology), Smith, C. Michael (Entomology), and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J. (Entomology), Kansas Soybean Commission, $16,678, "Development of Genetic, Chemical and Population-Based Tactics to Manage Key Kansas Soybean Insect Pests."

Schapaugh Jr, William T.,Todd, Timothy C. (Plant Pathology), and Trick, Harold N. (Plant Pathology), Kansas Soybean Commission, $3,758, "Enhancement of Soybean Through Genetic Engineering."

Schapaugh Jr, William T.,Bheemanahallirangappa, Raju, and SV, Krishna J., Kansas Soybean Commission, $3,500, "High-throughput Platform to Enhance Quality of Beans and Add Value to Kansas Soybean Breeding Program."

Schapaugh Jr, William T.,Flippo, Daniel (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Sharda, Ajay (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), and Van Der Merwe, Deon (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Kansas Soybean Commission, $2,378, "Small Unmanned Aircraft Thermal Infrared Imaging System to Identify Soybean Drought Tolerant Varieties."

SV, Krishna J., and Park, Sunghun (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Kansas Corn Commission, $11,061, "Field Performance to Develop Genetically Engineered Heat and Drought Tolerant Kansas Corn."

SV, Krishna J.,Bheemanahallirangappa, Raju, and Schapaugh Jr, William T., Kansas Soybean Commission, $17,500, "High-throughput Platform to Enhance Quality of Beans and Add Value to Kansas Soybean Breeding Program."

SV, Krishna J.,Fritz, Allan K., and Pagadala, P. V. Vara (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), Kansas Wheat Commission, $45,000, "Strategies to Develop Wheat Genotypes to Beat Post-Flowering Heat and Drought Stress."

Tomlinson, Peter J.,Roozeboom, Kraig L., and Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A., Agronomic Science Foundation, "Influence of Cover Crops on Nitrous Oxide Dynamics and Nutrient Stratification in an Established No-Till Wheat-Sorghum-Soybean Cropping System."

Tomlinson, Peter J.,Kluitenberg, Gerard J., Nelson, Nathan O., Roozeboom, Kraig L., and Williams, Jeffery R. (Agricultural Economics), Kansas Corn Commission, $250, "Cover Crops and Phosphorus Management to Protect Water Quality in Corn-Soybean Rotations."

ANIMAL SCIENCES AND INDUSTRY
Amamcharla, Jayendra K., Dairy Management, Inc., $20,430, "Understanding the Effects of Various Intrinsic and Extrinsic Factors on the Stability of Lactose-Rich Co-products."

Bradford, Barry J., and Stevenson, Jeffrey S., Kansas Dairy Commission, $500, "Progesterone Response and Reproductive Performance of Lactating Dairy Cows Fed Rumen Protected Glucose."

Bradford, Barry J., National Science Foundation, $90,017, "Collaborative Research: Inflamation as a Key Component of the Metabolic Adaptations to the Lactating State."

Bradford, Barry J., and Garcia Orellana, Miriam, US Department of Agriculture, $483,500, "Is Orosomucoid a Mechanistic Link Between Inflammation and Impaired Intake During the Transition Period?."

Brouk, Micheal J., Delaval, Inc., $7,461, "Independent Contractor Agreement."

Brouk, Micheal J., Kansas Dairy Commission, $5,000, "Evaluation of Feed Flavor Additive to Improve Acceptability of a Total Mixed Ration and Pelleted Concentrate."

Brouk, Micheal J., Kansas Dairy Commission, $5,000, "Evaluation of Portable Hand-held Near Infrared Spectrophotometer for Determining Silage Moisture."

Delamanha Mendonca, Luis G., and Stevenson, Jeffrey S., Kansas Dairy Commission, $5,000, "Evaluation of Seasonal Patterns of Heat Detection Rate in Large Dairy Herds Located in Kansas."

Delamanha Mendonca, Luis G., Kansas Dairy Commission, $5,000, "Maintenance of a Web-based Tool used by Kansas Dairy Producers to Evaluate Key Performance Indicators of Their Herds."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Archer Daniels Midland Company, $2,000, "Effects of Increasing Standardized Ileal Digestible Lysine during Gestation on Sow Reproductive Performance of Gilts and Sows under Commercial Conditions."

DeRouchey, Joel M.,Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Genus PLC, $4,000, "Determining the Effects of Increasing the Cup Waterer: Pig Ratio on Growth Performance of Growing/finishing Pigs."

Drouillard, James S., MS Biotec, $17,480, "Fermentation Characteristics and Aerobic Stability of Corn Silage Inoculated with Megasphaera Elsdenii NCIMB 41125."

Garcia Orellana, Miriam, and Bradford, Barry J., US Department of Agriculture, "Is Orosomucoid a Mechanistic Link Between Inflammation and Impaired Intake During the Transition Period?."

Goodband, Robert D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Archer Daniels Midland Company, $2,000, "Effects of Increasing Standardized Ileal Digestible Lysine during Gestation on Sow Reproductive Performance of Gilts and Sows under Commercial Conditions."

Goodband, Robert D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Tokach, Michael D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Genus PLC, $4,000, "Determining the Effects of Increasing the Cup Waterer: Pig Ratio on Growth Performance of Growing/finishing Pigs."

Jones, Cassandra K., and Li, Yonghui (Grain Science and Industry), Kansas Corn Commission, $3,703, "Converting Distiller's Grains to High-Value Healthy Natural Antioxidants."

Lee, Charles D., Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks, $40,786, "Extension Education Position Support."

Stevenson, Jeffrey S., and Delamanha Mendonca, Luis G., Kansas Dairy Commission, "Evaluation of Seasonal Patterns of Heat Detection Rate in Large Dairy Herds Located in Kansas."

Stevenson, Jeffrey S., Kansas Dairy Commission, $5,000, "Factors Associated with Resynchronizing the First Eligibile Estrus in Dairy Cattle after a Previous Insemination."

Stevenson, Jeffrey S., and Bradford, Barry J., Kansas Dairy Commission, $4,500, "Progesterone Response and Reproductive Performance of Lactating Dairy Cows Fed Rumen Protected Glucose."

Tokach, Michael D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Archer Daniels Midland Company, $2,000, "Effects of Increasing Standardized Ileal Digestible Lysine during Gestation on Sow Reproductive Performance of Gilts and Sows under Commercial Conditions."

Tokach, Michael D.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Woodworth, Jason C., Genus PLC, $4,000, "Determining the Effects of Increasing the Cup Waterer: Pig Ratio on Growth Performance of Growing/finishing Pigs."

Weaber, Robert L., Wellmark International, $70,000, "Weaning Weight Differences of Calves on Cows being Red an Altosid IGR Mineral Supplement versus Control."

Woodworth, Jason C.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Tokach, Michael D., Archer Daniels Midland Company, $2,000, "Effects of Increasing Standardized Ileal Digestible Lysine during Gestation on Sow Reproductive Performance of Gilts and Sows under Commercial Conditions."

Woodworth, Jason C.,DeRouchey, Joel M., Dritz, Steven S. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Goodband, Robert D., and Tokach, Michael D., Genus PLC, $4,000, "Determining the Effects of Increasing the Cup Waterer: Pig Ratio on Growth Performance of Growing/finishing Pigs."

COMMUNICATIONS
Disberger, Brandie S.,Hock, Gaea, and Ulmer, Jonathan, Kansas Corn Commission, $4,232, "Enhancing Pre-Service Instruction with Corn (Ag Ed EPIC Experience)."

Disberger, Brandie S.,Hock, Gaea, Ulmer, Jonathan, and Yahnke, Sally J. (Curriculum and Instruction), US Department of Education, $45,750, "Innovative CTE Professional Development Model."

Hock, Gaea,Disberger, Brandie S., and Ulmer, Jonathan, Kansas Corn Commission, $4,361, "Enhancing Pre-Service Instruction with Corn (Ag Ed EPIC Experience)."

Hock, Gaea,Disberger, Brandie S., Ulmer, Jonathan, and Yahnke, Sally J. (Curriculum and Instruction), US Department of Education, $45,750, "Innovative CTE Professional Development Model."

Ulmer, Jonathan,Disberger, Brandie S., and Hock, Gaea, Kansas Corn Commission, $4,232, "Enhancing Pre-Service Instruction with Corn (Ag Ed EPIC Experience)."

Ulmer, Jonathan,Disberger, Brandie S., Hock, Gaea, and Yahnke, Sally J. (Curriculum and Instruction), US Department of Education, $45,750, "Innovative CTE Professional Development Model."

DEAN OF AGRICULTURE AND DIRECTOR OF AES
Dalton, Timothy J., US Agency for International Development, $583,231, "Implement a Genomics-Assisted Breeding Program in a Small Breeding Program in a Developing Country."

Harvey, Jagger J.,Leslie, John F. (Plant Pathology), and Yu, Jisang (Agricultural Economics), US Agency for International Development, $799,999, "Feed the Future Innovation Lab for the Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss (Nepal Buy-In)."

Middendorf, B. Jan,Pagadala, P. V. Vara, Pierzynski, Gary M. (Agronomy), and Stewart, Zachary P., International Fertilizer Development Center, "Sustainable Soil Fertility Prioritization in Sub-Sahara Africa."

Pagadala, P. V. Vara,Middendorf, B. Jan, Pierzynski, Gary M. (Agronomy), and Stewart, Zachary P., International Fertilizer Development Center, $160,000, "Sustainable Soil Fertility Prioritization in Sub-Sahara Africa."

Pagadala, P. V. Vara,Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), and SV, Krishna J. (Agronomy), Kansas Wheat Commission, "Strategies to Develop Wheat Genotypes to Beat Post-Flowering Heat and Drought Stress."

Pagadala, P. V. Vara,Lilja, Nina K. (International Agricultural Programs), and Pierzynski, Gary M. (Agronomy), US Agency for International Development, $846,831, "Innovation Lab on Sustainable Intensification."

Stewart, Zachary P.,Middendorf, B. Jan, Pagadala, P. V. Vara, and Pierzynski, Gary M. (Agronomy), International Fertilizer Development Center, "Sustainable Soil Fertility Prioritization in Sub-Sahara Africa."

ENTOMOLOGY
Chen, Ming-Shun,Schwarting, Holly N., Smith, C. Michael, and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Kansas Wheat Commission, $12,500, "Impact of Temperature on Genetic Resistance to Hessian Fly, Wheat Curl Mite and Bird Cherry Oat Aphid."

Cloyd, Raymond A., Valent USA Corporation, $2,000, "Greenhouse Evaluation of Experimental Insecticide."

Johnson, Wendy,Assefa Mulisa, Yared (Agronomy), Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), and McCornack, Brian P., Kansas Corn Commission, $2,485, "Corn Management Decision Guiding Website and Mobile App."

Johnson, Wendy,McCornack, Brian P., Poland, Jesse A. (Plant Pathology), and Smith, C. Michael, Kansas Wheat Commission, $4,703, "Integrative and Innovative Approaches to Diminish Barley Yellow Dwarf Epidemics in Kansas Wheat."

McCornack, Brian P., and Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), Kansas Corn Commission, $48,750, "Beyond the Summer Science Institute - Using Corn in the Curriculum to Advace Inquiry-based Learning."

McCornack, Brian P.,Assefa Mulisa, Yared (Agronomy), Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), and Johnson, Wendy, Kansas Corn Commission, $14,910, "Corn Management Decision Guiding Website and Mobile App."

McCornack, Brian P.,Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), Smith, C. Michael, and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Kansas Soybean Commission, $16,678, "Development of Genetic, Chemical and Population-Based Tactics to Manage Key Kansas Soybean Insect Pests."

McCornack, Brian P.,Johnson, Wendy, Poland, Jesse A. (Plant Pathology), and Smith, C. Michael, Kansas Wheat Commission, $4,703, "Integrative and Innovative Approaches to Diminish Barley Yellow Dwarf Epidemics in Kansas Wheat."

Schwarting, Holly N.,Chen, Ming-Shun, Smith, C. Michael, and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Kansas Wheat Commission, $12,500, "Impact of Temperature on Genetic Resistance to Hessian Fly, Wheat Curl Mite and Bird Cherry Oat Aphid."

Smith, C. Michael,McCornack, Brian P., Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Kansas Soybean Commission, $16,678, "Development of Genetic, Chemical and Population-Based Tactics to Manage Key Kansas Soybean Insect Pests."

Smith, C. Michael,Chen, Ming-Shun, Schwarting, Holly N., and Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J., Kansas Wheat Commission, $12,500, "Impact of Temperature on Genetic Resistance to Hessian Fly, Wheat Curl Mite and Bird Cherry Oat Aphid."

Smith, C. Michael,Johnson, Wendy, McCornack, Brian P., and Poland, Jesse A. (Plant Pathology), Kansas Wheat Commission, $28,218, "Integrative and Innovative Approaches to Diminish Barley Yellow Dwarf Epidemics in Kansas Wheat."

Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J.,McCornack, Brian P., Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), and Smith, C. Michael, Kansas Soybean Commission, $16,678, "Development of Genetic, Chemical and Population-Based Tactics to Manage Key Kansas Soybean Insect Pests."

Whitworth, Robert "Jeff" J.,Chen, Ming-Shun, Schwarting, Holly N., and Smith, C. Michael, Kansas Wheat Commission, $12,500, "Impact of Temperature on Genetic Resistance to Hessian Fly, Wheat Curl Mite and Bird Cherry Oat Aphid."

GRAIN SCIENCE AND INDUSTRY
Alavi, Sajid, and Maichel, Eric W., Hampton Creek Inc, "Testing and Evaluation Services Agreement."

Alavi, Sajid,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), O'Neil III, Howard J., and Paulk, Chad B., US Soybean Export Council, Inc., $3,610, "USSEC Addendum to Independent Contractor Master Agreement 17KA02U34A."

Campabadal Teran, Carlos,Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., Smith, Gordon L., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Corn Commission, $15,000, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Campabadal Teran, Carlos,Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., Smith, Gordon L., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Soybean Commission, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Campabadal Teran, Carlos,Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., Smith, Gordon L., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Market Development Grant - IGP Institute."

Campabadal Teran, Carlos,Alavi, Sajid, Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), O'Neil III, Howard J., and Paulk, Chad B., US Soybean Export Council, Inc., $7,220, "USSEC Addendum to Independent Contractor Master Agreement 17KA02U34A."

Campabadal Teran, Carlos,Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., and Thiele, Shawn M., US Soybean Export Council, Inc., $14,400, "USSEC Addendum to Independent Contractor master Agreement 17KA02U54A."

Li, Yonghui, and Jones, Cassandra K. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Kansas Corn Commission, $33,327, "Converting Distiller's Grains to High-Value Healthy Natural Antioxidants."

Maichel, Eric W., and Alavi, Sajid, Hampton Creek Inc, $7,647, "Testing and Evaluation Services Agreement."

Miller, Brandi M., Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, $3,750, "Flour Fortification Monitoring Course."

Miller, Brandi M.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, O'Neil III, Howard J., Smith, Gordon L., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Corn Commission, $15,000, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Miller, Brandi M.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, O'Neil III, Howard J., Smith, Gordon L., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Soybean Commission, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Miller, Brandi M.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, O'Neil III, Howard J., Smith, Gordon L., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Market Development Grant - IGP Institute."

Miller, Brandi M.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, O'Neil III, Howard J., and Thiele, Shawn M., US Soybean Export Council, Inc., $3,600, "USSEC Addendum to Independent Contractor master Agreement 17KA02U54A."

O'Neil III, Howard J.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., Smith, Gordon L., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Corn Commission, $15,000, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

O'Neil III, Howard J.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., Smith, Gordon L., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Soybean Commission, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

O'Neil III, Howard J.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., Smith, Gordon L., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Market Development Grant - IGP Institute."

O'Neil III, Howard J.,Alavi, Sajid, Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), and Paulk, Chad B., US Soybean Export Council, Inc., $16,245, "USSEC Addendum to Independent Contractor Master Agreement 17KA02U34A."

O'Neil III, Howard J.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., and Thiele, Shawn M., US Soybean Export Council, Inc., $14,400, "USSEC Addendum to Independent Contractor master Agreement 17KA02U54A."

Paulk, Chad B.,Alavi, Sajid, Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), and O'Neil III, Howard J., US Soybean Export Council, Inc., $5,415, "USSEC Addendum to Independent Contractor Master Agreement 17KA02U34A."

Regan-Miller, Rebecca A., Kansas Wheat Commission, $135,000, "Kansas Wheat Quality Lab: KAES Wheat Breeding Quality Evaluation Program 2017."

Smith, Gordon L.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Corn Commission, $15,000, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Smith, Gordon L.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Soybean Commission, $100,000, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Smith, Gordon L., Kansas State University Foundation, $100,000, "Grain Science and Industry Buhler Instructor of Milling."

Smith, Gordon L.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., and Thiele, Shawn M., Kansas Wheat Commission, $100,000, "Market Development Grant - IGP Institute."

Thiele, Shawn M.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., and Smith, Gordon L., Kansas Corn Commission, $15,000, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Thiele, Shawn M.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., and Smith, Gordon L., Kansas Soybean Commission, "Market Development Grant - International Grains Program."

Thiele, Shawn M.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., O'Neil III, Howard J., and Smith, Gordon L., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Market Development Grant - IGP Institute."

Thiele, Shawn M.,Campabadal Teran, Carlos, Miller, Brandi M., and O'Neil III, Howard J., US Soybean Export Council, Inc., $3,600, "USSEC Addendum to Independent Contractor master Agreement 17KA02U54A."

HORTICULTURE, FORESTRY AND RECREATION RESOURCES
Baldwin (Blocksome), Carolyn E., Kansas Department of Health and Environment, $163,634, "Flint Hills Smoke Emissions Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Project."

Barden, Charles J., and Moore, Trisha L. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Water Environment Research Foundation, $49,992, "Forestry-stormwater Programs: Advancing Science and Application."

Fry, Jack D., and Kennelly, Megan (Plant Pathology), National Turfgrass Evaluation Program, Inc., $750, "2012 National Tall Fescue Test Ancillary Trial-Brown Patch Tolerance (TF-12-16)."

Fry, Jack D., National Turfgrass Evaluation Program, Inc., $1,000, "2014 National Bentgrass (Fairway/Tee) Test; BTF-14-01."

Fry, Jack D., National Turfgrass Evaluation Program, Inc., $1,500, "2014 National Bentgrass (Putting Green) Test; BTG-14-10."

Fry, Jack D., National Turfgrass Evaluation Program, Inc., $1,500, "Research Support Agreement (Grant-in-Aid) for the 2013 National Bermudagrass Test BG-13-04."

Fry, Jack D., National Turfgrass Evaluation Program, Inc., $2,500, "Research Support Agreement (Grant-in-Aid) for the 2013 National Zoysiagrass Test ZG-13-04."

Fry, Jack D., National Turfgrass Evaluation Program, Inc., $1,000, "Research Support Agreement (Grant-In-Aid) for the 2016 National Perennial Ryegrass Test."

Fry, Jack D., National Turfgrass Evaluation Program, Inc., $600, "Turfgrass Testing - Kentucky Bluegrass."

Hoyle, Jared, Support Funds, $4,000, "AHF Support Funds Research 26."

Park, Sunghun, Kansas Corn Commission, $32,533, "A Genetic Engineering Strategy to Develop Heat, Drought, and Cold Tolerant Kansas Corn."

Park, Sunghun, and SV, Krishna J. (Agronomy), Kansas Corn Commission, $21,472, "Field Performance to Develop Genetically Engineered Heat and Drought Tolerant Kansas Corn."

Pliakoni, Eleni,Rivard, Cary L., and Shoemaker, Candice A., US Department of Agriculture, "Urban Food Systems: Linking Inter-disciplinary Students to a Complex Food System."

Rivard, Cary L.,Pliakoni, Eleni, and Shoemaker, Candice A., US Department of Agriculture, "Urban Food Systems: Linking Inter-disciplinary Students to a Complex Food System."

Shoemaker, Candice A., Support Funds, $7,500, "AHF Support Funds Research 0."

Shoemaker, Candice A.,Pliakoni, Eleni, and Rivard, Cary L., US Department of Agriculture, $119,604, "Urban Food Systems: Linking Inter-disciplinary Students to a Complex Food System."

INTERNATIONAL AGRICULTURAL PROGRAMS
Lilja, Nina K.,Pagadala, P. V. Vara (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), and Pierzynski, Gary M. (Agronomy), US Agency for International Development, "Innovation Lab on Sustainable Intensification."

KS CTR FOR AG RSRCES & THE ENV / KS WATER RSRCE RSRCH INST
Devlin, Daniel L., US Department of the Interior, $45,000, "Direction of Peer Review and Selection Panel Activities for FY 2017 U.S. Geological Survey - National Institutes for Water Resources National Competitive Grants Program."

NORTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Lamm, Freddie R., and O'Brien, Daniel M. (Northwest Area Office), Kansas Corn Commission, $14,250, "Efficient Irrigation Technologies for Corn - A Comparison."

PLANT BIOTECHNOLOGY CENTER
Akhunova, Alina,Akhunov, Eduard D. (Plant Pathology), and Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), Kansas Wheat Commission, "Whole Exome Re-Sequencing of Grass Species for Wheat Breeding in Kansas."

PLANT PATHOLOGY
Akhunov, Eduard D.,Akhunova, Alina (Plant Biotechnology Center), and Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), Kansas Wheat Commission, $60,000, "Whole Exome Re-Sequencing of Grass Species for Wheat Breeding in Kansas."

Akhunov, Eduard D.,Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), and Poland, Jesse A., US Department of Agriculture, $392,000, "An Integrated Omics Approach to Accelerating Wheat Quality Improvement."

Cook, David D., US Department of Defense, $248,025, "Transcriptome Engineering for Enhanced Agronomic Defense, Response and Performance."

DeWolf, Erick D.,Friebe, Bernd, Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), Gill, Bikram S., and Zhang, Guorong (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Wheat Commission, $24,000, "Disease Phenotyping: Determining the Reaction of Wheat Lines to Important Diseases."

DeWolf, Erick D.,Knapp, Mary C. (Agronomy), Lollato, Romulo P. (Agronomy), and Redmond, Christopher A. (Agronomy), Kansas Wheat Commission, $4,000, "Extension Resources for Kansas Wheat Procedures."

Dobesh, Sharon, and Stack, James P., US Department of Agriculture, $13,800, "National Survey of Honey Bee Pests and Diseases."

Draper, Martin A., US Department of Agriculture, $40,755, "Acquisition of Goods and Services."

Fellers, John P.,Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), and Trick, Harold N., Kansas Wheat Commission, "Biotech Approaches for Trait Enhancement in Wheat."

Friebe, Bernd,Gill, Bikram S., and Koo, Dalhoe, Kansas Wheat Commission, $18,540, "Chromosome Engineering and Development of Wheat Germplasm Resistant to Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus."

Friebe, Bernd,DeWolf, Erick D., Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), Gill, Bikram S., and Zhang, Guorong (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Wheat Commission, "Disease Phenotyping: Determining the Reaction of Wheat Lines to Important Diseases."

Gill, Bikram S.,Friebe, Bernd, and Koo, Dalhoe, Kansas Wheat Commission, $4,120, "Chromosome Engineering and Development of Wheat Germplasm Resistant to Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus."

Gill, Bikram S.,DeWolf, Erick D., Friebe, Bernd, Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), and Zhang, Guorong (Agricultural Research Center-Hays), Kansas Wheat Commission, "Disease Phenotyping: Determining the Reaction of Wheat Lines to Important Diseases."

Gill, Bikram S.,Kalia, Bhanu, Lin, Guifang, Liu, Sanzhen, and Wilson, Duane L., Kansas Wheat Commission, "New Technology for Rapid Molecular Mapping and Deployment of Yellow Rust Resistance in Kansas Wheat."

Kalia, Bhanu,Gill, Bikram S., Lin, Guifang, Liu, Sanzhen, and Wilson, Duane L., Kansas Wheat Commission, "New Technology for Rapid Molecular Mapping and Deployment of Yellow Rust Resistance in Kansas Wheat."

Kennelly, Megan, and Fry, Jack D. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), National Turfgrass Evaluation Program, Inc., $750, "2012 National Tall Fescue Test Ancillary Trial-Brown Patch Tolerance (TF-12-16)."

Koo, Dalhoe,Friebe, Bernd, and Gill, Bikram S., Kansas Wheat Commission, $18,540, "Chromosome Engineering and Development of Wheat Germplasm Resistant to Barley Yellow Dwarf Virus."

Leslie, John F., International Institute for Tropical Agriculture, $139,600, "Collaboration Agreement."

Leslie, John F.,Harvey, Jagger J. (Dean of Agriculture and Director of AES), and Yu, Jisang (Agricultural Economics), US Agency for International Development, "Feed the Future Innovation Lab for the Reduction of Post-Harvest Loss (Nepal Buy-In)."

Lin, Guifang,Gill, Bikram S., Kalia, Bhanu, Liu, Sanzhen, and Wilson, Duane L., Kansas Wheat Commission, "New Technology for Rapid Molecular Mapping and Deployment of Yellow Rust Resistance in Kansas Wheat."

Liu, Sanzhen,Gill, Bikram S., Kalia, Bhanu, Lin, Guifang, and Wilson, Duane L., Kansas Wheat Commission, $35,000, "New Technology for Rapid Molecular Mapping and Deployment of Yellow Rust Resistance in Kansas Wheat."

Poland, Jesse A.,Johnson, Wendy (Entomology), McCornack, Brian P. (Entomology), and Smith, C. Michael (Entomology), Kansas Wheat Commission, $56,437, "Integrative and Innovative Approaches to Diminish Barley Yellow Dwarf Epidemics in Kansas Wheat."

Poland, Jesse A., and Neilsen, Mitchell L. (Computer Science), National Science Foundation, $442,450, "BREAD PHENO: High-Throughput Phenotyping with Smart Phones. #phenoApps."

Poland, Jesse A.,Akhunov, Eduard D., and Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), US Department of Agriculture, $392,000, "An Integrated Omics Approach to Accelerating Wheat Quality Improvement."

Stack, James P., and Dobesh, Sharon, US Department of Agriculture, "National Survey of Honey Bee Pests and Diseases."

Todd, Timothy C.,Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), and Trick, Harold N., Kansas Soybean Commission, $15,032, "Enhancement of Soybean Through Genetic Engineering."

Trick, Harold N.,Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), and Todd, Timothy C., Kansas Soybean Commission, $56,372, "Enhancement of Soybean Through Genetic Engineering."

Trick, Harold N.,Fellers, John P., and Fritz, Allan K. (Agronomy), Kansas Wheat Commission, $40,000, "Biotech Approaches for Trait Enhancement in Wheat."

Wilson, Duane L.,Gill, Bikram S., Kalia, Bhanu, Lin, Guifang, and Liu, Sanzhen, Kansas Wheat Commission, "New Technology for Rapid Molecular Mapping and Deployment of Yellow Rust Resistance in Kansas Wheat."

SOUTHEAST AGRICULTURAL RESEARCH CENTER
Sassenrath, Gretchen F.,Haag, Lucas A. (Northwest Area Office), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Corn Commission, $2,250, "Evaluation of Soil Health Test to Determine Fertilizer Needs for Corn in Kansas."

Sassenrath, Gretchen F.,Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $7,386, "Evaluation of Soil Health Test to Determine Fertilizer Needs for Soybean in Kansas."

Sassenrath, Gretchen F.,Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $2,933, "Improving Soybean Yield in the Double Crop Soybean System."

Sassenrath, Gretchen F.,Hallaq, Thomas G. (School of Journalism and Mass Communications), and Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), National Science Foundation, $12,549, "Erodibility of Claypan Soils: Identifying Erosion Mechanisms for Sustainable Reduction of Sediment Loss."

SOUTHWEST RESEARCH EXTENSION CENTER
Currie, Randall S., United Sorghum Checkoff Program, $6,000, "Sorghum Pre-Plant and Pre-Weed Control Trial."

Kisekka, Isaya,Foster, Anserd J. (Southwest Area Office), and Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Kansas Corn Commission, $2,955, "Exploring the Value of Plant Analysis to Enhance Water Use Efficiency in Southwest Kansas."

Kisekka, Isaya,Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), and Sanderson, Matthew R. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), US Department of Agriculture, $84,225, "Sustaining Agriculture through Adaptive Management to Preserve the Ogallala Aquifer under a Changing Climate."

COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE, PLANNING AND DESIGN

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE/REGIONAL AND COMMUNITY PLANNING
Belanger, Blake M., and Hahn, Howard D., Wichita Downtown Development Corporation, $5,000, "Wichita Downtown Riverfront Visioning."

Chamberlain, Brent C., US Department of Defense, $111,338, "Early Career: Investigating the Influence of Wayfinding Interventions on Spatial Memory; Domain: learning in Formal and Informal Environments.."

Hahn, Howard D., and Belanger, Blake M., Wichita Downtown Development Corporation, $5,000, "Wichita Downtown Riverfront Visioning."

COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES

BIOCHEMISTRY
Chakravorty, Somnath, and Klebba, Phillip E., US Department of Health and Human Services, "Iron Deprivation of Cancer Cells by Aposiderophores."

Klebba, Phillip E., and Chakravorty, Somnath, US Department of Health and Human Services, $37,500, "Iron Deprivation of Cancer Cells by Aposiderophores."

Ng, Ho Leung, US Department of Health and Human Services, $18,750, "K-INBRE Recruitmant Package."

BIOLOGY
Asano, Katsura, US Department of Health and Human Services, $443,394, "The Role of Translational Control in Metabolic Stress Response."

Asano, Katsura, US Department of Health and Human Services, $30,000, "The Role of Translational Control in Metabolic Stress Response."

Boyle, Alice, National Science Foundation, $7,931, "RCN: Enabling Comparative Studies of the Process and Products of Sexual Selection in a Genomic Context."

Boyle, Alice, Southwestern Association of Naturalists, $1,000, "Howard McCarley Student Research Award for Sarah Winnicki for Project Entitle "Differential Growth and Development of Grassland-obligate Songbirds: Effects of Brown-Headed Cowbird (Molothrus ater) Brood Parasitism."

Brown, Susan J., US Department of Health and Human Services, $296,200, "Bioinformatics Core - KINBRE."

Bryant, William B.,Michel, Kristin, and Olson, Bradley J., US Department of Health and Human Services, $150,000, "Somatic Gene Therapy for Mosquitoes."

Chapes, Stephen K., National Aeronautics and Space Administration, $32,397, "Impact of Spaceflight on Primary and Secondary Antibody Responses."

Chapes, Stephen K., US Department of Health and Human Services, $31,500, "K-INBRE Star Trainees (ST) K. Gomendoza, N. Lusk, K. Weingartner."

Chapes, Stephen K., US Department of Health and Human Services, $48,000, "KINBRE Summer Scholars (Apley, Gillaspie, Patterson, Turnquist, Wilden, Cotton, Pettit)."

Chapes, Stephen K., US Department of Health and Human Services, $15,000, "K-INBRE Undergraduate Coordinator Office Campus Coordinator Award - S.K. Chapes."

Chapes, Stephen K., US Department of Health and Human Services, $67,500, "Undergraduate Coordinator Office - KINBRE."

Chen, Yujun, and McDonald, Jocelyn A., US Department of Health and Human Services, "Investigation of Protein Phosphatase Function in Collective Cell Migration."

Haukos, David A., US Department of the Interior, $855,563, "Assessment of Lesser Prairie-Chicken Response to Translocation."

Herman, Michael A., US Department of Health and Human Services, $1,875, "KINBRE DRPP Mentor."

Jumpponen, Ari M., US Department of Agriculture, $46,579, "Microbiomes and Their Metaproteome-Inferred Functions in Four Switchgrass Varieties Cultivated Under Two Densities For Soil Conservation."

McDonald, Jocelyn A., and Chen, Yujun, US Department of Health and Human Services, $37,500, "Investigation of Protein Phosphatase Function in Collective Cell Migration."

Michel, Kristin,Bryant, William B., and Olson, Bradley J., US Department of Health and Human Services, $18,750, "Somatic Gene Therapy for Mosquitoes."

Olson, Bradley J.,Bryant, William B., and Michel, Kristin, US Department of Health and Human Services, $18,750, "Somatic Gene Therapy for Mosquitoes."

Peng, Chen, and Yang, Zhilong, US Department of Health and Human Services, "Identification of Resting Cell-specific Antiviral Responses to Vaccinia virus Infection."

Spooner, Brian S., Kansas State University Foundation, $40,435, "Biology Summer Graduate Fellowships."

Spooner, Brian S., Kansas State University Foundation, $25,510, "Cancer Center Research Awards."

Wallace, Nicholas, US Department of Health and Human Services, $49,437, "Targeted Therapies Against HPV+ Head and Neck Cancers."

Yang, Zhilong, and Peng, Chen, US Department of Health and Human Services, $37,500, "Identification of Resting Cell-specific Antiviral Responses to Vaccinia virus Infection."

Zinovyeva, Anna Y., US Department of Health and Human Services, $112,500, "Modulation of MicroRNA Activity by a Conserved RNA Binding Protein."

CHEMISTRY
Chikan, Viktor,Liu, Bin (Chemical Engineering), and Pfromm, Peter H. (Chemical Engineering), US Department of Energy, $64,941, "Step Catalysis to Synthesize Fossil-Free Ammonia at Atmospheric Pressure."

Higgins, Daniel A., Kansas Soybean Commission, $4,078, "Analytical Testing for Metals and Glycerin in KSU Biodiesel Fuel."

Higgins, Daniel A., and Hohn, Keith L. (Chemical Engineering), National Science Foundation, $225,000, "SusChEM: Single Molecule Studies of Aldol Condensation on Heterogeneous Catalysts."

Huang, Gaochao, and Li, Ping, US Department of Health and Human Services, "Identification of NTMT1 Substrates and Subsequent Interacting Partners in Tumorgenesis."

Li, Ping, and Huang, Gaochao, US Department of Health and Human Services, $37,500, "Identification of NTMT1 Substrates and Subsequent Interacting Partners in Tumorgenesis."

COMMUNICATION STUDIES
Shaffer, Timothy J., and Procter, David E. (Center for Engagement and Community Development), Kettering Foundation, $15,000, "Design and Implement the First Stage of an Experiment on the Use of Deliberation as a Central Form of Community Engagement."

MATHEMATICS
Albin, Nathan, and Korten, Marianne, National Science Foundation, $8,330, "Collaborative Research: Prairie Analysis Seminar 2015-2017."

Bennett, Andrew G.,Allen, David B. (Curriculum and Instruction), Benson, Brian A., Jaberi-Douraki, Majid, Martinie, Sherri L. (Curriculum and Instruction), and Spencer, Craig, US Department of Education, $12,000, "Achieving the Vision of Excellent Mathematics Teaching and Learning (ACHIEVE)."

Benson, Brian A.,Allen, David B. (Curriculum and Instruction), Bennett, Andrew G., Jaberi-Douraki, Majid, Martinie, Sherri L. (Curriculum and Instruction), and Spencer, Craig, US Department of Education, $14,000, "Achieving the Vision of Excellent Mathematics Teaching and Learning (ACHIEVE)."

Jaberi-Douraki, Majid,Allen, David B. (Curriculum and Instruction), Bennett, Andrew G., Benson, Brian A., Martinie, Sherri L. (Curriculum and Instruction), and Spencer, Craig, US Department of Education, $12,000, "Achieving the Vision of Excellent Mathematics Teaching and Learning (ACHIEVE)."

Korten, Marianne, and Albin, Nathan, National Science Foundation, $8,330, "Collaborative Research: Prairie Analysis Seminar 2015-2017."

Korten, Marianne, and Yetter, David, National Science Foundation, $44,835, "REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Mathematics Research (SUMaR) at K-State."

Li, Xiannan, Simons Foundation, $42,000, "Inspirations from Prime Number Theory."

Mazin, Mikhail, Simons Foundation, $42,000, "Rational Slope Catalan Combinatorics, Parking Functions, and Ane Permutati."

Naibo, Virginia M., National Science Foundation, $59,397, "Methods and Applications for Bilinear Operators."

Spencer, Craig,Allen, David B. (Curriculum and Instruction), Bennett, Andrew G., Benson, Brian A., Jaberi-Douraki, Majid, and Martinie, Sherri L. (Curriculum and Instruction), US Department of Education, $12,000, "Achieving the Vision of Excellent Mathematics Teaching and Learning (ACHIEVE)."

Turchin, Victor, Simons Foundation, $42,000, "Embedding Spaces, Functor Calculus, Operads, and Graph-Complexes."

Yetter, David, and Korten, Marianne, National Science Foundation, $44,835, "REU Site: Summer Undergraduate Mathematics Research (SUMaR) at K-State."

PHYSICS
Ben-Itzhak, Itzhak, National Science Foundation, $12,780, "Collaborative Research: Imaging and Controlling Ultrafast Dynamics of Atoms, Molecules, and Nanostructures."

Chakrabarti, Amitabha, and Sorensen, Christopher M., National Science Foundation, $55,028, "Studies of Light Scattering by Particles of Arbitrary Shape."

Ivanov, Andrew G., US Department of Energy, $150,000, "Quest for a Top Quart Partner and Upgrade of the Pixel Detector Readout Chain at the CMS."

Schmit, Jeremy D., AMGEN, Inc., $40,000, "Amgen - Preclinical Research Program."

Sorensen, Christopher M., and Chakrabarti, Amitabha, National Science Foundation, $128,400, "Studies of Light Scattering by Particles of Arbitrary Shape."

SCHOOL OF JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATIONS
Hallaq, Thomas G.,Kulesza, Stacey E. (Civil Engineering), and Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), National Science Foundation, $9,127, "Erodibility of Claypan Soils: Identifying Erosion Mechanisms for Sustainable Reduction of Sediment Loss."

Wolgast, Stephen L., Collegian Media Group, $55,435, "Student Publications Positions."

SOCIOLOGY, ANTHROPOLOGY, AND SOCIAL WORK
Sanderson, Matthew R.,Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Kisekka, Isaya (Southwest Research Extension Center), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), and Rogers, Danny H. (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), US Department of Agriculture, $77,206, "Sustaining Agriculture through Adaptive Management to Preserve the Ogallala Aquifer under a Changing Climate."

STATISTICS
Wang, Weiqun, and Wu, Cen, Johnson Center for Basic Cancer Research, $1,956, "Integrative Lipid-Environment Analysis for Cancer Prevention Studies."

Wu, Cen, and Wang, Weiqun, Johnson Center for Basic Cancer Research, $3,632, "Integrative Lipid-Environment Analysis for Cancer Prevention Studies."

COLLEGE OF EDUCATION

CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION
Allen, David B.,Bennett, Andrew G. (Mathematics), Benson, Brian A. (Mathematics), Jaberi-Douraki, Majid (Mathematics), Martinie, Sherri L., and Spencer, Craig (Mathematics), US Department of Education, $10,000, "Achieving the Vision of Excellent Mathematics Teaching and Learning (ACHIEVE)."

Martinie, Sherri L.,Allen, David B., Bennett, Andrew G. (Mathematics), Benson, Brian A. (Mathematics), Jaberi-Douraki, Majid (Mathematics), and Spencer, Craig (Mathematics), US Department of Education, $140,000, "Achieving the Vision of Excellent Mathematics Teaching and Learning (ACHIEVE)."

Yahnke, Sally J.,Disberger, Brandie S. (Communications), Hock, Gaea (Communications), and Ulmer, Jonathan (Communications), US Department of Education, $45,750, "Innovative CTE Professional Development Model."

DEAN OF EDUCATION
Dalton, Andrew, US Department of Education, $424,505, "KANCO 2."

Herrera, Socorro G., Mexican Ministry of Education, $238,560, "SUMMIT."

Herrera, Socorro G., USD 259, Wichita, $36,000, "Wichita Schools ESL Professional Development."

Shuman, Cindy, National Science Foundation, $98,800, "Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) Deleware (DE) Track-1: Meeting Delaware's 21st Century Water and Energy Challenges through Research, Education, and Innovation. - Evaluation."

EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP
Doll, Richard, Kansas State Department of Education, $3,700, "Kansas Educational Leadership Institute."

Doll, Richard, US Department of Education, $65,000, "Kansas Educational Leadership Institute (KELI)."

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

ADVANCED MANUFACTURING INSTITUTE
Kramer, Bradley A., and Tucker, Jeffrey W., US Department of Commerce, $25,000, "Kansas State University Olathe Innovation Accelerator University Center Program Grant."

Tucker, Jeffrey W., Kansas Department of Commerce, $100,000, "Kansas Department of Commerce and Kansas State University/Advanced Manufacturing Institute Incentive Agreement."

Tucker, Jeffrey W., and Kramer, Bradley A., US Department of Commerce, $225,000, "Kansas State University Olathe Innovation Accelerator University Center Program Grant."

BIOLOGICAL AND AGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
Bigham, Kari A., and Moore, Trisha L., Kansas Department of Agriculture, $20,718, "Tuttle Creek Watershed Streambank Site Assessment."

Brokesh, Edwin L., Kansas Soybean Commission, $17,076, "K-State Biodiesel Initiative KSBC Plan Implementation and KSBI Monitoring and Documentation Project."

Flippo, Daniel,Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), Sharda, Ajay, and Van Der Merwe, Deon (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Kansas Soybean Commission, $951, "Small Unmanned Aircraft Thermal Infrared Imaging System to Identify Soybean Drought Tolerant Varieties."

He, Mei, Kansas State University Foundation, $800, "Cancer Research - Olathe."

He, Mei, and McGill, Jodi L. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), US Department of Agriculture, $297,132, "Reprogramming Extracellular Nanovesicles as Highly Potent Vaccines aganst Bovine Respiratory Disease."

Moore, Trisha L., and Bigham, Kari A., Kansas Department of Agriculture, $1,090, "Tuttle Creek Watershed Streambank Site Assessment."

Moore, Trisha L., and Barden, Charles J. (Horticulture, Forestry and Recreation Resources), Water Environment Research Foundation, $49,992, "Forestry-stormwater Programs: Advancing Science and Application."

Rogers, Danny H.,Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), Kisekka, Isaya (Southwest Research Extension Center), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), and Sanderson, Matthew R. (Sociology, Anthropology, and Social Work), US Department of Agriculture, $7,019, "Sustaining Agriculture through Adaptive Management to Preserve the Ogallala Aquifer under a Changing Climate."

Sharda, Ajay,Flippo, Daniel, Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), and Van Der Merwe, Deon (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), Kansas Soybean Commission, $41,853, "Small Unmanned Aircraft Thermal Infrared Imaging System to Identify Soybean Drought Tolerant Varieties."

Sharda, Ajay, Smithbucklin Corporation, $14,010, "Isolated Soy Protein for Use as Seed Flow Lubricant."

CHEMICAL ENGINEERING
Hohn, Keith L., and Higgins, Daniel A. (Chemistry), National Science Foundation, $225,000, "SusChEM: Single Molecule Studies of Aldol Condensation on Heterogeneous Catalysts."

Liu, Bin,Chikan, Viktor (Chemistry), and Pfromm, Peter H., US Department of Energy, $43,294, "Step Catalysis to Synthesize Fossil-Free Ammonia at Atmospheric Pressure."

Pfromm, Peter H.,Chikan, Viktor (Chemistry), and Liu, Bin, US Department of Energy, $108,235, "Step Catalysis to Synthesize Fossil-Free Ammonia at Atmospheric Pressure."

Schlup, John R., and Eckels, Steven J. (Institute for Environmental Research), Hemlock Semiconductor Corporation, $12,256, "Economic and Environmental Implications of Implementing Alternate Refrigerants for R-22 for Low to Medium Temperature Chiller Application in a Large Industrial Setting."

CIVIL ENGINEERING
Hossain, Mustaque A., Kansas Department of Transportation, $19,962, "Evaluation of Carbon Char in Hot-Mix Asphalt Mixture."

Hossain, Mustaque A., US Department of Transportation, $30,902, "Implementation of the AASHTO Mechanistic-Empirical Design Guide (AASHTOWare Pavement me Design) for Pavement Rehabilitation."

Kulesza, Stacey E.,Hallaq, Thomas G. (School of Journalism and Mass Communications), and Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), National Science Foundation, $92,408, "Erodibility of Claypan Soils: Identifying Erosion Mechanisms for Sustainable Reduction of Sediment Loss."

Rasheed, Hayder A., Kansas Department of Transportation, $37,945, "KDOT COLUMN EXPERT: Shear Capacity of Circular Bridge Piers Confined with FRP Wrapping."

Steward, David R., and Hendricks, Nathan P. (Agricultural Economics), US Department of Agriculture, $174,971, "Mixed Approaches Towards Effective Collective Management of Groundwater Resources."

COMPUTER SCIENCE
Amariucai, George,Andresen, Daniel A., DeLoach, Scott A., Hatcliff, John M., Munir, Arslan, and Vasserman, Eugene, National Science Foundation, $55,870, "Building the National Cyber Workforce: New SFS Program at Kansas State University."

Andresen, Daniel A.,Amariucai, George, DeLoach, Scott A., Hatcliff, John M., Munir, Arslan, and Vasserman, Eugene, National Science Foundation, $83,805, "Building the National Cyber Workforce: New SFS Program at Kansas State University."

DeLoach, Scott A.,Amariucai, George, Andresen, Daniel A., Hatcliff, John M., Munir, Arslan, and Vasserman, Eugene, National Science Foundation, $139,675, "Building the National Cyber Workforce: New SFS Program at Kansas State University."

Hatcliff, John M.,Amariucai, George, Andresen, Daniel A., DeLoach, Scott A., Munir, Arslan, and Vasserman, Eugene, National Science Foundation, $55,870, "Building the National Cyber Workforce: New SFS Program at Kansas State University."

Munir, Arslan,Amariucai, George, Andresen, Daniel A., DeLoach, Scott A., Hatcliff, John M., and Vasserman, Eugene, National Science Foundation, $55,870, "Building the National Cyber Workforce: New SFS Program at Kansas State University."

Munir, Arslan, National Science Foundation, $159,234, "CRII: CPS: Design of Secure and Dependable Next Generation Automotive Cyber-physical Systems."

Neilsen, Mitchell L., Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, $35,000, "Mobile Application Development for High-throughput Phenotyping."

Neilsen, Mitchell L., and Poland, Jesse A. (Plant Pathology), National Science Foundation, $78,079, "BREAD PHENO: High-Throughput Phenotyping with Smart Phones. #phenoApps."

Neilsen, Mitchell L., US Department of Agriculture, $35,000, "Enhancement of Software Tools SITES, WinDAM, WinTR-20, and Pond EFT."

Vasserman, Eugene,Amariucai, George, Andresen, Daniel A., DeLoach, Scott A., Hatcliff, John M., and Munir, Arslan, National Science Foundation, $279,351, "Building the National Cyber Workforce: New SFS Program at Kansas State University."

Vasserman, Eugene, National Science Foundation, $134,601, "CAREER: Safety and Security for Next-generation World-scale Real-time Medical Systems."

ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING
Gruenbacher, Don M.,Bahadori, Amir (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), McNeil, Walter J. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), and Natarajan, Balasubramaniam, US Department of Defense, $20,000, "Radiological Systems Research for Detection, Localization, and Isotope Identification."

Kim, Jungkwun, Korean Institute for the Advancement of Technology, $225,000, "Development of a Tilt-rotation UV Exposure System for 3D Microlithography/Printing."

Miller, Ruth D., and White, Warren N. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), US Department of Energy, $5,000, "Kansas State University Wind Turbine Design Team 2018."

Natarajan, Balasubramaniam,Bahadori, Amir (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), Gruenbacher, Don M., and McNeil, Walter J. (Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering), US Department of Defense, $20,000, "Radiological Systems Research for Detection, Localization, and Isotope Identification."

Prakash, Punit, Broncus Medical Inc, $42,714, "Broncoschopic Microwave Ablation of Lung Tumors: Antenna Design and Characterization towards Pilot Clinical Study."

Thompson, David E., US Department of Energy, $50,000, "Real-Time Navigation System Simulation Advancement."

INSTITUTE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL RESEARCH
Eckels, Steven J., and Schlup, John R. (Chemical Engineering), Hemlock Semiconductor Corporation, $12,256, "Economic and Environmental Implications of Implementing Alternate Refrigerants for R-22 for Low to Medium Temperature Chiller Application in a Large Industrial Setting."

KANSAS INDUSTRIAL EXTENSION SERVICES
Larson, Nancy J., US Environmental Protection Agency, $101,250, "Kansas Partners Identify and Implement P2 Strategies that Address National Emphasis Areas."

MECHANICAL AND NUCLEAR ENGINEERING
Bahadori, Amir,Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), McNeil, Walter J., and Natarajan, Balasubramaniam (Electrical and Computer Engineering), US Department of Defense, $25,000, "Radiological Systems Research for Detection, Localization, and Isotope Identification."

Bahadori, Amir,Bindra, Hitesh, McNeil, Walter J., and Roberts, Jeremy A., US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, $98,455, "Kansas State University Nuclear Research Fellowship Program."

Betz, Amy R., National Science Foundation, $9,000, "The 15th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels (August 27-31, 2017 in Cambridge, MA)."

Bindra, Hitesh,Bahadori, Amir, McNeil, Walter J., and Roberts, Jeremy A., US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, $98,455, "Kansas State University Nuclear Research Fellowship Program."

Chen, James M., and Leseman, Zayd C., National Science Foundation, $220,000, "A First-Principles Study of Electro-Mechanical Coupling in Triboelectric Nanogenerators."

Leseman, Zayd C., and Chen, James M., National Science Foundation, $180,000, "A First-Principles Study of Electro-Mechanical Coupling in Triboelectric Nanogenerators."

McGregor, Douglas S., and Roberts, Jeremy A., US Department of Energy, $93,625, "Develop an Active Sensor Array Prototype for Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory."

McGregor, Douglas S., US Department of Energy, $38,626, "Wide-Bandgap Microstructured Semiconductor Neutron Detector."

McNeil, Walter J.,Bahadori, Amir, Gruenbacher, Don M. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), and Natarajan, Balasubramaniam (Electrical and Computer Engineering), US Department of Defense, $35,000, "Radiological Systems Research for Detection, Localization, and Isotope Identification."

McNeil, Walter J.,Bahadori, Amir, Bindra, Hitesh, and Roberts, Jeremy A., US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, $98,455, "Kansas State University Nuclear Research Fellowship Program."

Roberts, Jeremy A., and McGregor, Douglas S., US Department of Energy, $93,625, "Develop an Active Sensor Array Prototype for Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory."

Roberts, Jeremy A.,Bahadori, Amir, Bindra, Hitesh, and McNeil, Walter J., US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, $98,455, "Kansas State University Nuclear Research Fellowship Program."

Wei, Mingjun, US Army, $44,000, "Comprehensive Reduced Order Modeling and Validations for Loads and Flight Stability of a Flapping Wing."

White, Warren N., and Miller, Ruth D. (Electrical and Computer Engineering), US Department of Energy, $5,000, "Kansas State University Wind Turbine Design Team 2018."

COLLEGE OF HUMAN ECOLOGY

HOSPITALITY MANAGEMENT AND DIETETICS
Roberts, Kevin R.,Sauer, Kevin L. (Human Nutrition), and Shanklin, Carol W. (Dean of Graduate School), US Department of Agriculture, $224,236, "Center of Excellence for Food Safety Research in Child Nutrition Programs."

HUMAN NUTRITION
Haub, Mark D., and Rosenkranz, Sara, Isagenix International, LLC, $550, "Determining the Impact of Meal Replacement Products on Human Blood Glucose Levels."

Haub, Mark D., and Rosenkranz, Sara, MGP Ingredients, Inc., $5,895, "Metabolic Responses of Resistant Starch vs Native Wheat Starch."

Kidd, Tandalayo, US Department of Agriculture, $50,417, ""Get Fruved:" A Peer-Led, Train-the-Trainer Social Marketing Intervention to Increase Fruit and Vegetable Intake and Prevent Childhood Obesity."

Rosenkranz, Sara, and Haub, Mark D., Isagenix International, LLC, $2,200, "Determining the Impact of Meal Replacement Products on Human Blood Glucose Levels."

Rosenkranz, Sara, and Haub, Mark D., MGP Ingredients, Inc., $13,755, "Metabolic Responses of Resistant Starch vs Native Wheat Starch."

Sauer, Kevin L.,Roberts, Kevin R. (Hospitality Management and Dietetics), and Shanklin, Carol W. (Dean of Graduate School), US Department of Agriculture, $224,236, "Center of Excellence for Food Safety Research in Child Nutrition Programs."

SCHOOL OF FAMILY STUDIES AND HUMAN SERVICES
Johannes, Elaine M., Sunflower Foundation, $13,805, "Building a Poverty Alleviation Network for Kansas."

Schumm, Walter R., Austin Institute for the Study of Family & Culture, $26,004, "Further Analyses of NFSS and Other Data."

COLLEGE OF VETERINARY MEDICINE

ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY
Alves, Fernando P., and Schultz, Bruce D., US Department of Health and Human Services, $106,875, "Mechanisms of Sperm Immunotolerance in the Male Reproductive Tract."

Schultz, Bruce D., US Department of Health and Human Services, $1,875, "K-INBRE DRPP Mentor."

Schultz, Bruce D., and Alves, Fernando P., US Department of Health and Human Services, $5,625, "Mechanisms of Sperm Immunotolerance in the Male Reproductive Tract."

Schultz, Bruce D.,Davis, Elizabeth G. (Clinical Sciences), and Nguyen, Thu A. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, $17,720, "Short Term Training in Health Professional Schools."

Tamura, Masaaki, US Department of Health and Human Services, $84,111, "Pulmonary Delivery of an Aerosolized and Targeted Platinum Nanoparticle for Treatment of Lung Cancer."

Weiss, Mark L., Kansas State University Foundation, $25,831, "2017 Johnson Basic Research Funding."

Xiong, Yulan, US Department of Health and Human Services, $30,000, "Molecular Regulation of LRRK2 in Neurodegeneration."

Xiong, Yulan, US Department of Health and Human Services, $128,520, "The Role of Aging in LRRK2-Associated Parkinsons Disease."

Xiong, Yulan, William N. and Bernice E. Bumpus Foundation, $50,000, "Identification and Characterization of the LRRK2 Guanine Nucleotide-Exchange Factor (GEF)."

Yu, Jianzhong, Kansas State University Foundation, $20,000, "Basic Cancer Research Fundimg."

CLINICAL SCIENCES
Davis, Elizabeth G.,Nguyen, Thu A. (Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology), and Schultz, Bruce D. (Anatomy and Physiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, $17,199, "Short Term Training in Health Professional Schools."

Wouda, Raelene, Kansas State University Foundation, $25,000, "Innovative Research."

DEAN OF VETERINARY MEDICAL CENTER
White, Bradley J., American Association of Bovine Practitioners, $45,000, "BCI Providing Online CE Platform for AABP."

DIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE/PATHOBIOLOGY
Beckham, Tammy R., US Department of Health and Human Services, $80,729, "Preventing Zoonotic Diseases in Kenya."

Cernicchiaro, Natalia, and Renter, David G., Chr. Hansen A/S, $91,800, "Observational Study to Evaluate the Association between Administration of Bovamine Defend, a Direct-fed Microbial, with Fecal Shedding of Escherichia Coli O157:H7 in Commercial Feedlot Cattle."

Cernicchiaro, Natalia, and Zhang, Weiping, US Department of Agriculture, $92,000, "A Broadly Protective Vaccine Against Porcine Post-Weaning Diarrhea (PWD)."

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 C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Archer Daniels Midland Company, $2,000, "Effects of Increasing Standardized Ileal Digestible Lysine during Gestation on Sow Reproductive Performance of Gilts and Sows under Commercial Conditions."

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 C. (Animal Sciences and Industry), Genus PLC, $4,000, "Determining the Effects of Increasing the Cup Waterer: Pig Ratio on Growth Performance of Growing/finishing Pigs."

Fang, Ying, and Rowland, Raymond R. R., US Department of Agriculture, $16,573, "Preventing Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) through Modifications in the Vitus Receptor, CD163."

Fang, Ying, US Department of Agriculture, $15,000, "The XIVth International Nidovirus Symposium."

Huang, Yan-Jang S., and Vanlandingham, Dana L., Cerus Corporation, $92,063, "Evaluation of West Nile Virus Inactivation in Blood Products."

Lockhart, Caryl Y., Food and Agriculture Organization of United Nations, $10,800, "International Consulting - Indonesia."

Ma, Wenjun, Merck Animal Health, $303,865, "Molecular Epidemiology and Pathogenicity of Procine Circovirus 3 in Pigs."

McGill, Jodi L., and He, Mei (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), US Department of Agriculture, $153,068, "Reprogramming Extracellular Nanovesicles as Highly Potent Vaccines aganst Bovine Respiratory Disease."

McGill, Jodi L., US Department of Health and Human Services, $190,000, "Determining the Role of Interleukin-17 in the Immune Response to Respiratory Syncytial Virus Infection."

Nguyen, Thu A.,Davis, Elizabeth G. (Clinical Sciences), and Schultz, Bruce D. (Anatomy and Physiology), US Department of Health and Human Services, $17,199, "Short Term Training in Health Professional Schools."

Renter, David G., and Cernicchiaro, Natalia, Chr. Hansen A/S, $10,200, "Observational Study to Evaluate the Association between Administration of Bovamine Defend, a Direct-fed Microbial, with Fecal Shedding of Escherichia Coli O157:H7 in Commercial Feedlot Cattle."

Richt, Juergen, US Department of Homeland Security, $103,695, "Develop and Verify Performance of Novel Screening, Survellance and Diagnostic Tools."

Rowland, Raymond R. R., US Department of Agriculture, $20,001, "Genetically Improving Resistance of Pigs to PRRS Virus Infection."

Rowland, Raymond R. R., and Fang, Ying, US Department of Agriculture, $314,878, "Preventing Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) through Modifications in the Vitus Receptor, CD163."

Van Der Merwe, Deon,Flippo, Daniel (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Schapaugh Jr, William T. (Agronomy), and Sharda, Ajay (Biological and Agricultural Engineering), Kansas Soybean Commission, $2,378, "Small Unmanned Aircraft Thermal Infrared Imaging System to Identify Soybean Drought Tolerant Varieties."

Vanlandingham, Dana L., and Huang, Yan-Jang S., Cerus Corporation, $92,063, "Evaluation of West Nile Virus Inactivation in Blood Products."

Zhang, Weiping, and Cernicchiaro, Natalia, US Department of Agriculture, $368,000, "A Broadly Protective Vaccine Against Porcine Post-Weaning Diarrhea (PWD)."

VETERINARY DIAGNOSTIC LABORATORY
Anderson, Gary A., and Raghavan, Ram K., Swine Health Information Center, $2,500, "Veterinary Diagnostic Portal and Date Warehouse for Data Mining Applications."

Anderson, Gary A., US Department of Agriculture, $52,184, "NAHLN Support."

Raghavan, Ram K., and Anderson, Gary A., Swine Health Information Center, $22,500, "Veterinary Diagnostic Portal and Date Warehouse for Data Mining Applications." 

KANSAS COOPERATIVE EXTENSION SERVICE

KANSAS FOREST SERVICE
Atchison, Robert L., US Department of Agriculture, $11,000, "High Resolution Land Cover and Wind Break Assessment Products of Kansas."

Biles, Larry E., US Department of Agriculture, $30,000, "2016 Forest Legacy Administration Program."

Biles, Larry E., US Department of Agriculture, $1,516,183, "Consolidated Payment Grant 2017."

NORTHEAST AREA OFFICE
Duncan, Stewart R.,Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $495, "2018 K-State Soybean Production Schools for Kansas."

Duncan, Stewart R.,Adee, Eric A. (Agronomy), Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), Griffin, Terry W. (Agricultural Economics), Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $1,499, "The Quest of 100-Bushel Soybean: On-Farm Approach."

NORTHWEST AREA OFFICE
Haag, Lucas A.,Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), and Shoup, Douglas E. (Southeast Area Office), Kansas Corn Commission, $2,250, "Evaluation of Soil Health Test to Determine Fertilizer Needs for Corn in Kansas."

Haag, Lucas A., Support Funds, $12,000, "XNW Support Funds Public Service 35."

Haag, Lucas A., Support Funds, $10,180, "XNW Support Funds Public Service Off Campus 26."

Haag, Lucas A., Valent BioSciences, Corporation, $24,000, "NTR1 2017 Field-Winter Wheat and Ntr Corn 2017 Field."

O'Brien, Daniel M., and Lamm, Freddie R. (Northwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Corn Commission, $750, "Efficient Irrigation Technologies for Corn - A Comparison."

SOUTHEAST AREA OFFICE
Shoup, Douglas E.,Haag, Lucas A. (Northwest Area Office), Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), and Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), Kansas Corn Commission, $2,250, "Evaluation of Soil Health Test to Determine Fertilizer Needs for Corn in Kansas."

Shoup, Douglas E.,Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), and Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Kansas Soybean Commission, $495, "2018 K-State Soybean Production Schools for Kansas."

Shoup, Douglas E.,Rice, Charles W. (Agronomy), Ruiz Diaz Suarez, Dorivar A. (Agronomy), and Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), Kansas Soybean Commission, $7,386, "Evaluation of Soil Health Test to Determine Fertilizer Needs for Soybean in Kansas."

Shoup, Douglas E.,Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), and Sassenrath, Gretchen F. (Southeast Agricultural Research Center), Kansas Soybean Commission, $13,200, "Improving Soybean Yield in the Double Crop Soybean System."

Shoup, Douglas E.,Adee, Eric A. (Agronomy), Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), Duncan, Stewart R. (Northeast Area Office), Griffin, Terry W. (Agricultural Economics), and Lin, Xiaomao (Agronomy), Kansas Soybean Commission, $1,499, "The Quest of 100-Bushel Soybean: On-Farm Approach."

SOUTHWEST AREA OFFICE
Foster, Anserd J.,Golden, Bill B. (Agricultural Economics), and Kisekka, Isaya (Southwest Research Extension Center), Kansas Corn Commission, $5,540, "Exploring the Value of Plant Analysis to Enhance Water Use Efficiency in Southwest Kansas."

Foster, Anserd J., Minerals Technologies, $5,000, "Effect of Boron on Alfalfa Yield and Quality in SW Kansas."

Foster, Anserd J., National Crop Insurance Services, $5,000, "NCIS Gift."

Foster, Anserd J., and Ciampitti, Ignacio (Agronomy), Tessenderlo Kerley, $6,804, "Effect of Sulfur Fertilization on Corn and Canola Production in Southwest Kansas."

Onstad, Christen P., Support Funds, $5,500, "XSW Support Funds Public Service 35."

OFFICE OF THE PROVOST

CENTER FOR ENGAGEMENT AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT
Procter, David E., and Shaffer, Timothy J. (Communication Studies), Kettering Foundation, $15,000, "Design and Implement the First Stage of an Experiment on the Use of Deliberation as a Central Form of Community Engagement."

DEAN OF CONTINUING EDUCATION
Maes, Sue C., Brigham Young University, $55,200, "BYU Course Delivery: EDCEP 835 and EDCEP 838."

DEAN OF GRADUATE SCHOOL
Polson, Cheryl J., US Department of Defense, $226,466, "Brigade Spouse Courses at Fort Leavenworth 2015-2020."

Shanklin, Carol W.,Roberts, Kevin R. (Hospitality Management and Dietetics), and Sauer, Kevin L. (Human Nutrition), US Department of Agriculture, $49,830, "Center of Excellence for Food Safety Research in Child Nutrition Programs."

LIBRARY
Bengtson, Jason A., US Department of Health and Human Services, $13,279, "Curation and Management of Electrophysiological Data Obtained from Outer Hair Cells Isolated from Cavia Porcellus."

OFFICE OF DIVERSITY AND DUAL CAREER DEVELOPMENT
Chavez, Mirta, and Wiley, Zelia Z., US Department of Health and Human Services, "Project IMPACT Leadership Program - 2017 - 2020."

Wiley, Zelia Z., and Chavez, Mirta, US Department of Health and Human Services, $255,162, "Project IMPACT Leadership Program - 2017 - 2020."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING
Nelson, Robert F., Country Stampede LLC, $22,500, "Video Production Services."

VICE PRESIDENT FOR STUDENT LIFE AND DEAN OF STUDENTS

EDUCATIONAL AND PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT
Booker, Monshonda, US Department of Education, $257,500, "Kansas State University - Salina Upward Bound."